Winephabet Street D is for Dolcetto

Winephabet Street D is for Dolcetto

Last Monday was the monthly edition of Winephabet Street and Lori and I strolled down D street and explored Dolcetto. Honestly, I haven’t had many Dolchettos  so this was a great learning experience for me as well. Dolchetto hails from the Piedmont region of...
Winephabet Street C is for Carménère

Winephabet Street C is for Carménère

If you missed our August Winephabet Street C is for Carménère here’s your chance to learn a little about the lost grape of Bordeaux.  Carménère was originally part of the Bordeaux blend.  But when  phylloxera wiped out the grape vines in 1867 they replanted with...
Winephabet Street B is for Beaujolais

Winephabet Street B is for Beaujolais

Join Lori and me Monday evening at 8pm for the July edition of Winephabet Street.  This month we explore Beaujolais. What is Beaujolais?  We will explore The general characteristics of Beaujolais The history of the grape variety Food and wine pairings 5 quick facts...
Winephabet Street – A is for Albarino

Winephabet Street – A is for Albarino

I embarked on a new adventure with Lori Budd of Dracaena Wines two weeks about call Winephabet Street.  Think Sesame Street for wine lovers.  Our first show was all about the Letter A and Albarino. Albarino is the indigenous grape variety hails from the Rias Baixas...