National Red Wine Day 5 Red Wine Facts

National Red Wine Day is Tuesday, August 28th– not that Americans need an extra incentive to uncork a bottle and unwind at the end of a long day. The Wine Institute estimates Americans drink nearly a billion gallons of wine per year. That’s just shy of three gallons per person. And red wine continues to…

BE BACK SOON !!!

Grapes & Wine Blog Will return soon after this I take a spiritual vacation !!!  

Guide to Choosing Wine at a Restaurant

Choosing wine can be highly intimidating, especially when you’re going through a complicated menu full of words that you can’t pronounce let alone understand. Raise your glass if you’ve ever ordered something randomly out of being under pressure and because you didn’t want to keep the whole table waiting. To put an end to your…

ITS ROS’E SEASON

Let the games begin. Rosés season is here and sales of rose has gone up by 53% last year and there doesn’t seem to be signs of a slowing down. Why? It’s light, refreshing, uncomplicated and perfect for summer sipping. So grab a glass and enjoy some summer water.

DARK SIDE OF WINE !

Are you ready to venture into the darker side of wine? If that is a yes, then I have a treat for you. Today I am reviewing two great red wines from Gnarly Head Wines. If you have been a fan of my blog for a while you have seen me review these wines around…

CALLING ALL SANGRIA LOVERS

Are you a fan of fresh fruit that pairs perfectly with wine? Well then you are in for a treat today, because I am featuring Sangria. Yes, that’s right, my husband and I were lucky enough to enjoy three different sangrias. We popped them open by the pool. Is there any better location to enjoy this…

Gardening & Wine

You probably realize that I’ve been MIA recently I apologize undergoing some family medical issues but I will be up and running soon. Some new changes are coming to the blog, I will give you one hint it has to do with planting your own herb garden at home and wine.   So grab a…

FOR THE LOVE OF BUBBLES

Has there ever been a wine that you have always wanted to try? Well today I am bringing you three wines that I have been waiting to try for years. There is a funny story behind these wines. When I used to write my books at my favorite Starbucks they had a window facing the…

DO YOU LOVE COUNTRY MUSIC?

Are you a fan of country music? Well then this blog post is for you. Did you know that Zack Alexander Brown from The Zack Brown has come out with his own wine? It not only pairs with a at home concert night but wines that taste like they cost a million bucks. Today I…

CALLING RED WINE LOVERS

Are you a fan of Red Wine well I have good news for you. Here are some great benefits to pouring yourself a glass of red wine tonight. POUR YOURSELF A GLASS & RELAX !  

HOW TO SPEND VALENTINES DAY !

Valentine’s Day is the perfect moment to show your love how much you care. Fortunately for us wine lovers, that’s easy. How shall I tell you I love you with wine? Let us count the ways …. Take a wine country trip for two – If you’re close to wine country, this could be just…

HOW ABOUT A GIRLS NIGHT ?

I thought I would start the New Year with a blog post just for us ladies. I mean us woman who enjoy a nice glass of wine more than men do, right? Yep, I thought so. So sit back, relax and grab a glass or two and enjoy today’s blog post. I have reviewed this…