Happy π Day!

3.14159265359… For those of us who have been out of math class for a while, as a refresher, π (pi – pronounced “pie”) is the mathematical constant that defines the ratio of of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. Wait… What does this have to do with wine? Well,…

National Mulled Wine Day

17 days away from the end of winter.  17 more days ’till it’s officially spring!  We’re finally in the home stretch! Time for National Mulled Wine Day. Every March 3rd, National Mulled Wine Day is celebrated to warm ourselves up one good time before the weather starts to…

National Wine & Cheese Day 2019

Cheesemaking and winemaking predate recorded history. For the majority of recorded history, people enjoyed the cheeses of their locale with the wines from the same areas (see: Brie & Beaujolais, Asiago & Chianti, Tome de Bordeaux & White Bordeaux, Cambozola & Riesling, etc…). It is safe to assume…

Open That Bottle Night 2019

Created by Dorothy J. Gaiter and John Brecher (Authors, Editors, Wine Writers: Wall Street Journal, grapecollective.com, Enterprise), ‘Open That Bottle Night’ (OTBN) is an annual occurrence on the last Saturday of every February dedicated to opening that bottle of something too special to have opened otherwise. There are…

National Drink Wine Day 2019

What is National Drink Wine Day? It is a national day to drink (responsibly) wine on a calendar documented day; the answer lies in the question here folks!     When is it celebrated? It is celebrated annually on February 18th – irrelevant of the day of the…

Community Question: How Do You Celebrate Love?

Is it a reservation on Valentine’s Day? A box of chocolates? A dozen roses? Fine bottle of wine? Something else? Please use the comment section below to leave your response. Register with Disqus to comment as a user, or you can always comment as a guest!

Community Question: To mull wine or not to mull wine…

“Baby it’s cold outside…” But how do you like your wine paired with the cold weather?  Mulled?  Cellar Temp?  Maybe you’re a Mulled White Wine person?  Inquiring minds want to know! Please use the comment section below to leave your response. Register with Disqus to comment as a user, or…