The Grapevine

Wine Stories Worth Sharing – December 21, 2017

December 21st, 2017

Champagne, the fog and the fury. Gift ideas in the bottle and in print. And the winery of the future. [level-members]

First, the bubbly. We’ve featured a lot of stories lately on sparkling wine; here are two more:

If you think rate wines numerically is silly, you’re going to love this: acoustic measurements. As in, how your bubbly sounds as a measure of its quality. Oy.

Even better, leave your bubbly warm. It won’t taste great, but you’ll get this fascinating blue fog.

A few last minute gift ideas, in the bottle and on the page.

Care to look ahead – beyond 2018, even? Here’s the winery of the future.