Whenever Hilary and I get together after being apart for six weeks were like a couple of giggling gals gossiping in a schoolyard. We laugh a lot but also have many serious conversations about life and love that involve crying and hugging. These sessions usually involve one or more bottles of Prosecco, wine, cheese, figs, spreads, breads, etc.... Read More
Its been days, and still the feeling lingers with me. Such is the power of a wine with soul. . A new-found friend on twitter asked me the other day why I got into wine. I had to think. Have done so many a time, and can only get as far as being brought up in a
Welcome to the first of what I hope will be many weekly posts here at The Riesling Revolutionary! Th . e purpose of this first post is to cast aside any misconceptions you may have about Riesling and give you some handy tips for finding a decent bottle.
When I think of Riesling I think of expressive and exciting wines ranging from... Read More
. Those hardcore Revolutionaries out there who have been following mesince day onemay rememberthatback in June Iwrote about the need to dispel the myth that all Rieslings are cheap, sweet and lacking in quality and gave some handytips for finding a decent bottle.
Now, with Wines of Germanys Riesling Week in full swing,I... Read More
As any true wine buff would know, there are many different types of wine available. Whether you enjoy a sweet and fruity wine, or a dry and harsher wine, there are a plethora of wines available to consume. If you are looking to sell wine, you must determine the type of wine that you wish to sell. This will help you narrow and focus you... Read More
We had another lovely tasting with Swedish Ambrosia, the womens career network centered around wine tastings. This time there was a glass tasting, and regardless of the documentation at hand, I swear on my life there is a difference to be had by matching the wine with the right glass. Challenge me to a blind tasting, I dare you. At the end of the tasting we tried the Riedelcognac glasses, which according to the sommelier and Riedel Sweden country manager Jane often get written off as dainty... Read More