Tag «Wine»

AUSTRIAN WINES

AUSTRIAN WINES

READING BETWEEN THE WINES: If you are new to the flavors of Austrian wines, the range of styles and quality currently available is better than ever, so there’s plenty to try. — Bruce Sanderson, Wine Spectator Austria is slowly coming into its own in the international wine market. In the past few years, the country …

AUSTRALIAN WINES

AUSTRALIAN WINES

READING BETWEEN THE WINES: Australia is another wine producing country known for its great taste and combined value. While the Aussies whip up several Old World specialties, they always deliver New World charm, style, and unmatched regional character. Australia is best worshipped for its feisty, spice-full Shiraz. Not far behind are its oaky Chardonnays, sweet …

ARGENTINA WINES

ARGENTINA WINES

READING BETWEEN THE WINES: As the number five wine producer in the world, Argentina is rushing to the forefront of the international wine scene. Even though the country has only been exporting since the early 90s (and not really well until the success of the ‘96 vintage), it’s made quite a kerplunk on the market. …

Alsace Wine

alsace wine

READING BETWEEN THE WINES: A very small amount of light and fruity Pinot Noir is produced in Alsace but its real gift is in whites. So, if white wine is your flavor, consider a dry or sweet wine from this region. Alsace is the benchmark for aromatic and spicy white wines. Some of its specialties …