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I’ve been a fan of Gloria Ferrer Sonoma Brut since I first tried it about 4-years ago, having included it in a lineup of wines in a Trader Joe’s tasting. Gloria Ferrer Sonoma Brut is a good value wine at recommended retail of $22, but it’s a sensational value and readily available at Costco or Read More

When it comes to rosé wines, we have the Greeks to thank. Rosé, which originated in Provence about 2,600 years ago, is made from red grapes or red grape varietals. The primary difference between rosé and standard red wines is the period of time the red grape skins remain in the beverage during fermentation. Winemakers Read More

After making a careful selection of a bottle of wine, it’s vital to ensure that it is handled correctly. This can include knowing when the wine is ready to drink, storing the wine correctly, and letting it breathe before serving. The process can seem daunting, but adhering to a handful of practices will make the Read More