The Grapevine

Wine Stories Worth Sharing – April 20, 2017

April 20th, 2017

The best corkscrew, by category. Horses and grapes, ducks and grapes. Best and worst celebrity wines. And more … [level-members]

Everything old is new again. For example, the move to use animals in the vineyards. I’m partial to horses myself, but there is something undeniably right about ducks working the fields.

Speaking of old, how about this California winery that was snuffed out by Prohibition coming back to life. Apparently, it was a big deal back in the day.

You might want to keep your day job. According to this article from the Independent in the UK, being a sommelier isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

Tasting Notes: Wine as Fabric? Hmm.

Go ahead, spend a fortune on corkscrews, but know that you really don’t need to. The best corkscrew of each kind.

Finally, your love of a particular celebrity may not mean his or her wine is worth quaffing. Celebrity wines rated.