“If anyone orders Merlot, I’m leaving. I am not drinking any f***ing Merlot!”
What’s the best red wine? You’ve probably asked yourself this question a dozen times before. But how do you make that judgment call? Do you ask your local wine clerk or scan the labels for something that sounds familiar or prestigious? The problem with wine recommendations is that they’re often very subjective. What works for […]
Finding the right wine to complement a meal can seem a daunting task if you don't know where to start. Here's a handy guide to creating a perfect pair, no matter your preference. From vegetarians to seafood lovers, there's something for everyone.
Wine buffs know Piedmont for its luscious reds, especially Barolo, but that's not the whole story. We visited Cornarea in May 2016 with David Berry Green to find out more.
Our first encounter with Conterno Fantino Barolo happened during a WSET tasting. We liked it so much, that we included it on our Piedmont wish list when we visited the region. And now we sell one of their Barolos.
We taste Romanian Muscat - Tămȃioasă Romȃnească - a clone of Muscat Blanc à Petit Grain, an exquisite perfumed grape that is hard to grow but easy to love.
Discover what Valpolicella wine region has to offer. If you like romantic scenery, history, great food and wine, you need to visit this region of Italy.
The world is crazy about Prosecco but it has a dark side: overproduction, environmental damage and unhealthy pesticides. Choose better this Christmas.
Team Vincarta visit Wachau, Austria in search of Richard the Lionheart, Riesling, Schnitzel, Smaragd, Federspiel, Steinfeder, Jamek and Nikolaihof wineries.
Riesling is often overlooked but it's a favourite of wine enthusiasts and sommeliers. Not for nothing as Mirela and Matthew find out. Take another look at Riesling with Vincarta.