When most think of Spanish Wine they think of Rioja and Ribera Del Duero. There are so many other regions like JUMILLA where the main grape used is MONASTRELL (Mourvedre) . The wines from this area are powerful and robust, loaded with intense fruit and ripe tannins. Remember if you are in Florida you can stop […]Read More There Is More To Spain Than Rioja. Check Out Jumilla!
It’s From ASTI But Not Moscato ASTI is the town not the grape. Yes that village is famous for Moscato but that isn’t the only grape they grow. BARBERA D’ASTI , not to be confused with HANNAH BARBERA (They made The Flintstones Cartoon) is also widely planted in the other village located in the Northwestern Region of […]Read More Barbera D’Asti..Have It Your Way!!
It’s always good to TASTE EVERYTHING That’s how to develop and expand your Palate. You can pick this 2010 Pestoni Family Cabernet Howell Mountain, Napa Valley California up at ABC Fine Wine And Spirits near you in Florida or http://www.abcfws.com and see if you can order online or in Florida use Shipt or Instacart. For […]Read More Napa Valley CONVERT This Week.
I and every other wine expert in a retail shop must get this question at least 25-30 times per day. The problem is there isn’t a simple answer. It would be rude to answer the question “Where are your Pinot Grigios” by saying… “Everywhere in the store” So let me break this down and explain […]Read More Excuse Me Sir..Where Are Your Pinot Grigios? Well..This Aisle This Aisle And This Aisle!!
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Most Wine consumers are getting the hang of it when it comes to different names for different grapes like Syrah being called Shiraz in Australia or Pinot Gris (Gree) is the same grape called Pinot Grigio in Italy. Tempranillo has more names than the artist PRINCE had when he was alive!! Between the countries of […]Read More The Name Game Of Tempranillo!
$12.99 At ABC Wine Fines And Spirits and you can shop online at http://www.abcfws.com. Remember to Follow my Blog and enter your email which will entitle you to my access to my free service of asking me any wine questions no matter where you are with an instant response to your cell phone 24/7 365 […]Read More Cheer for “CIRO” (Cheer-O”) Rose Wine From Calbria, Italy
First of all before I totally confuse your brain, you can live in Champagne and Drink Champagne but you can not stop at a winery in California and drink their Champagne despite what the labels might say. Champagne is a region in France not a wine with bubbles. Even if the bubbly comes from France […]Read More Extra Dry is LESS Dry Than Brut.. HUH??
$11.99 At ABC Fine Wine And Spirits. Shop online at http://www.abcfws.com Grape-fully yours, LarryRead More There’s More To Italian Wine Than Chianti!! Super Tuscans Are SUPER!!
If you go to a Restaurant and see Sangria being made to order…Don’t Order !! The entire concept of course originating in Spain not Mexico as some think or certainly not from the USA, is to use leftover Spanish Wine, add some Spanish Brandy, add some sugar, fruit juices and the most important part, MACERATING Fruits […]Read More Sangria Should Be Made Ahead Of Time. Why Bother??