The Teutonic Wine Company makes totally insane wines (And you're going to love them)

I wrote up about seven questions I was curious about asking Barnaby and Olga Tuttle of Teutonic Wine Company. I made it through one, and then Barnaby and I went off on a tangent about life, wine, and Black Sabbath. God dammit I love my job.

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Wines that Rock: Ramato - How Pinot Gris becomes Pinot Funky!

If Orange wine is ever going to be a "thing" its biggest star is going to be Ramato.

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5 Obscure wines you need to try!

This is just a start, but here are 5 obscure wines you need to know, find, and drink as soon as you can!

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Wine trends for 2018 - Wines we are looking forward to drinking more of this year

Yeh, 2017 was great, but the wines that are going to make 2018 are so much more fun. We cannot wait to be drinking more of these wines in 2018, and we predict you are all going to be drinking with us.

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How to learn wine in 3 easy steps

You don't need to learn everything about wine, but being a more confident about how you choose your wine will make you more appreciative.

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Pinot More - A difinitive guide to all the Pinot wines!

with all the Pinots out there, and even more winemaking styles devoted to them, it can all start to get a bit confusing. What is the difference between Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier? Between Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris?

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WTF are red blends? Really!

What the F*** are red blends and why does everybody say they like them? To get the full scope you have to understand what red wine blends REALLY are and why they are so awesome!

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White Wines for Winter

Who said winter had to be the solitary domain of red wines? White wines can strike and warm your heart just as much as any rich full bodied red wine can when the temperature drops outside.

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Wines that Rock: Grenache Blanc

The Grenache Blanc wines you find in America are so much more spiritual, entrenching you deep through the herbaceous aromas into an almost tantric state of desire. Who knew a white wine could do that to a person?

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The Hotlist: December 2017 - Wines you NEED to be drinking this month

December is here! That means places get lit up with lights and decorations and we spend way too much time outside at Christmas markets than anybody should reasonably do in this kind of weather. Yes its cold AF but do we care? Hell no!

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Wines That Rock: Tempranillo in the USA

Its taken a while for Tempranillo to find its way over to vineyards in the United States and a little more time still for those wines to start producing grapes of note. Those who have persisted and championed Tempranillo are being rewarded for their patience and graft, and so are we!

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The wines to drink for Thanksgiving 2017

Thanksgiving is a beautiful time to sit down and feast with loved ones, but sometimes finding the right wine can be a pain in the ass.

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Wines for Friendsgiving

To me the best part of Thanksgiving is Friendsgiving, a chance to feast again but also be with people you choose. So if you are going to do Friendsgiving right, you are going to have to find the right wines to go with your festivities

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Wines that Rock: Refosco - The Venetians are keeping this gem from us!

I sometimes wonder about those wines we think of as hidden gems. Are they unknown because other wines are marketed heavier than they are? Or do the locals focus on keeping these wines a secret from us? With Refosco I am convinced that the Venetians are doing their best to hide this amazing red wine away from the rest of the world.

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What the F*** are Old Vine Wines?

Old vine is a pretty common description on a wine label. We swear we love it, but do we really know why, and do we really know what old vine wines are? And why do they make such damn good wines?

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Wines that Rock: Old Vine Carignan and the masters of wine

If Carignan in its youth is a people pleaser, then as it ages it becomes a wine that becomes devoted to happiness. Carignan is best when served in company with good friends to put a smile on their faces.

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The Hotlist: November 2017 - Wines we love that keep us warm

Summer is well and truly over, Fall is in full swing, and Winter is creeping up on us. Some of you have probably seen your first snow fall. Oh god and then there's Thanksgiving coming up and the start of the holiday season. Good thing wine is there to help

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Am I doing this right? How to open a bottle of wine!

Are you having trouble opening your bottle of wine? Are you not sure what kind of corkscrew to get? There are so many ways you can open a bottle of wine, from the simple, to the flashy, to the shoe. Yes. you can open a bottle of wine successfully and easily using just a shoe.

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5 Hipster wines that will make you look cool

Once the punchline to many a joke, hipster is no longer a subculture but a compass of what we enjoy in our lives today even for wines.

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Wines that Rock: Trousseau Gris - A precious metal of a wine

Trousseau Gris is much more than a hidden gem, Trousseau Gris is a precious metal of a wine. If we could compare Trousseau Gris to anything it would be rose gold.

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