Wine Lover's Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Affordable Wines to Give This Year

That holiday list you're making may seem really long about now. But there's one thing that a lot of people would love to find in their stocking -- and that's wine! ...more

Wine Tips for Holiday Party Planning

Getting ready for a holiday party should be fun but, with so many things to worry about, it’s not surprising that it can also be stressful. How much ice will you need? How many bottles of wine should you buy and what kinds? There are plenty of details to remember. ...more

8 Last Minute Ways to Pair Wine with Your Thanksgiving Menu

It’s so late to be just now looking for wines for Thanksgiving. What were you thinking? Well, never fear, finding a great wine for Thanksgiving is simple. You just have to think of the big picture now, since it’s probably too late to track down specific recommendations....more

8 Wines to Serve with Thanksgiving Dinner

Every year there seems to be a new “best” wine for Thanksgiving. But the fact is your menu probably hasn’t changed much in years! ...more

5 Key Wine Components and How To Detect Them

Wine reviewers often use terms like "structure," “crisp,” “bright" and “tannins." But what do these terms actually mean when it comes to a flavor of a wine? Let's break down the mystery, starting with "structure."...more

Top 6 Scary-Good Wines for Halloween

The ghouls are beginning to crawl out, spiderwebs are getting tangled, decorations and candy are abound and we are all getting into Halloween party mode. In that case, why not arrive in costume with a bottle of Halloween-appropriate wine. ...more