Archive for June 2015

After I Open a Bottle, How Long Will it Be Good?

After I Open a Bottle, How Long Will it Be Good? One Christmas my dear, sweet grandmother placed a half a bottle of wine on the table to pair with the festivities. Well, unfortunately, we’d originally opened that bottle back at Thanksgiving. It was a nice bottle. And while it would have been lovely to savor it to the…

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There’s Wine for That: The Foods of Summer

There’s Wine for That: The Foods of Summer A sudsy brew may be your go-to beverage for a summer cookout, but if you’re wine-venturous (like how I did that?), here are some general suggestions for pairing wine (gasp!) with your finger-lickin’ summer picnic. Salads: (with fruit) Try a dry Rosé, Sauvignon Blanc, or Riesling; (with chicken) Chardonnay or…

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28 Reasons You Should Have a Glass of Wine Tonight

woman holding glass of red wine

28 Reasons You Should Have a Glass of Wine Tonight 1 You had an AWESOME day. Let’s celebrate! 2 You had a crummy day. Nothing a little wine-ing won’t fix. 3 Your day was fine. But this is your last chance to make it AWESOME! 4 You made it through the day. It’s the little…

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