Diving into Chateauneuf-du-Pape with Wine Buyer Barry Herbst

Diving into Chateauneuf-du-Pape with Wine Buyer Barry Herbst

As the years go on and my tastes for wine have darted around the world including the regions of Piedmont, Rheingau, Stellenbosch, Chinon, Volnay, Aube and more, but I always come back to Chateauneuf du Pape. The best examples have an immediate deliciousness that is unmatched.

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Chenin Blanc: The California Comeback Kid

Chenin Blanc: The California Comeback Kid

Happy California Wine Month! This week we're celebrate with a lesser known variety that has been stepping back into the spotlight thanks to many boutique producers: chenin blanc.

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Seasonal Wine & Food Pairings for Fall

Seasonal Wine & Food Pairings for Fall

Summer is nearly on the wane, and it’s almost time for my favorite season (I don’t think I’m alone in this sentiment). Not only are traditional fall flavors comforting and nostalgic for many of us, but they invite an endless slew of fun and sometimes daring possibilities with wine selection.

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