Facts About Wine

Facts that you might not have known about wine

The recently published article “How Many Glasses in a Bottle and Other Wine Facts” by Madeline Puckette on Wine Folly deals with some facts about...
Prohibitition

Life During Prohibition

Wine Folly’s Madeline Puckette recently published an interesting article called “What Really Happened During Prohibition.” It illustrated what was going on during that time,...

The Ultimate Happy Birthday Wine List

Is there an important birthday is coming up? Thought so. Have you thought about what your happy birthday wine will be? Some birthdays are more nostalgic...
Pouring with Coravin

Video Series: Pouring Vintage Wines with the Coravin System

As we learned in the last edition of our blog Video Series, A Little About Resealing Corks, as a cork ages, it can lose some...
America and Wine

The United States of Wine

The Judgement of Paris in 1976 put California wine on the map (no pun intended), but did you know that each of the 50...
History of Wine in America

A (Brief) History of Wine in the U.S.

The United States may be relatively new to the wine scene, considering that some sources claim that wine pre-dates Aristotle (think Greek mythology: Dionysus,...
The Perfect Pour

Video Series: The Perfect Pour with Coravin

We recently updated all of our "How to" videos to give helpful tips for using your Coravin System. In this video, Greg Lambrecht shows how...
Wine Pronunciation

A Guide to Proper Wine Pronunciation

BY JOSSELINE CARBONARE AT THE DAILY MEAL If you love trying new wines and you find yourself ordering a glass every time you go out on...

How to Define Terroir

BY THE DAILY SIP FOR THE DAILY MEAL It’s hard to talk about wine these days without someone mentioning the word "terroir." This French term does...
Hosting a Coravin Party

Host a Coravin wine tasting

Wine is a drink best served…shared. Okay, not so poetic, but true nonetheless. I know this from experience – while I thoroughly enjoy pouring...