Tag: tasting & pairing

Barefoot Wine Cellars Does Moscato Three Ways

Barefoot Wine Cellars Does Moscato Three Ways

This post contains affiliate links.  For more information, read my disclosure here.   Moscato is a hugely popular varietal, adored by many for it’s sweet, fruity flavors and easy drinkability.  Another great aspect of Moscato is the price point – most stores carry bottles for…

9/20 is Rum Punch Day & TGG Has A Piña Colada Inspired Recipe!

9/20 is Rum Punch Day & TGG Has A Piña Colada Inspired Recipe!

This post contains affiliate links. For more information, read my disclosure here. Rum Punch is probably my favorite cocktail of the summer.  The Caribbean Islands are known for their rum, and there are so many amazing kinds to choose from!  Dark rum, white rum, spiced…

9/30 is Mulled Cider Day – Here’s Your Mulled Wine & Cider Recipe!

9/30 is Mulled Cider Day – Here’s Your Mulled Wine & Cider Recipe!

  This post contains affiliate links. For more information, read my disclosure here.   Mulled Cider Day may not be until Saturday, September 30, but here at The Glorious Grape we’re celebrating early – but only for research purposes!  It’s a good thing I made…

What You Need To Know About Nebbiolo

What You Need To Know About Nebbiolo

  Grape Nebbiolo   Color Black   Regions Northwest Italy.  Piedmont is the home of this grape, but plantings are also found in the US, Mexico, Argentina, Australia; and to a lesser extent Switzerland, South Africa, Brazil, Uruguay and Chile.   Soil Type Sandy and/or…

What To Drink Every Day In September

What To Drink Every Day In September

  September is a big month, for so many reasons.  Kids are back in school, pumpkin spice has returned, grape harvest has begun, and sweater weather is right around the corner.  Fall is a beautiful time of year, and September marks the beginning of the…

Say Hey To Chardonnay

Say Hey To Chardonnay

Grape Chardonnay   Color White   Regions Worldwide.  Most notably – France, Italy, United States, Argentina, Chile, Australia and New Zealand.   Soil Type All.  Prefers limestone, chalk, clay.   Viticulture Chardonnay is a relatively easy grape to grow, due to its vigor and adaptability…

Pair This With Your Next Paprika Dish!

Pair This With Your Next Paprika Dish!

I love smoked paprika. It’s a seasoning that I usually slip in with others when I roast vegetables or slow cook meats to give an extra depth of flavor. It’s super flavorful and unexpected. I also love Spanish reds. Earthy, smoky, deep and sexy –…