A lot of winemakers say they “make the kind of wine that I like to drink.” Dave Ready Jr. says, “I make wine because I like to drink it.”
Updated: October 23, 2013, - 07:49 PM
The best way to learn about wine, I’ve often said, is to “pop a lot of corks.” It might be time to amend that aphorism.
Updated: October 09, 2013, - 02:09 PM
Marcella Hazan was like her native land: passionate, complex and filled with a love of life and food.
Updated: October 02, 2013, - 02:24 PM
The versatile mourvedre grape plays second fiddle in many blends but deserves its place in the spotlight.
Updated: September 25, 2013, - 01:15 PM
In the late 20th century, a common aphorism in wine circles was “Burgundy is just too hard to navigate.” For many of us, though, Bordeaux was more daunting, at least on the vin rouge side.
Updated: September 11, 2013, - 02:24 PM
WINE OF THE WEEK2011 chateau de costis rougeThe experience: A classic Right Bank blend (40 percent merlot, 35 percent cabernet...
Updated: September 11, 2013, - 01:18 PM
If you think it’s great to live in Minnesota now, just wait a couple of decades. The region is projected to be the No. 1 place to live in 2032, according to a recent Gallup analysis.
Updated: September 03, 2013, - 10:22 AM
A new vocation for local businessman: wine and a new method of dispensing it.
Updated: August 28, 2013, - 04:19 PM
A cowboy congregation in Isanti, Minn., corrals its growing flock by keeping its message – and its mission – simple.
Updated: August 28, 2013, - 08:36 AM