Topic: Learn About Wine


Piedmont Wine Map of Italy

Posted to Learn About Wine on September 26th.

Piedmont is 6th in terms of production size of Italy’s 20 major wine growing areas. It’s known for quality and produces more DOCG (Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita) than any other region.

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Lifecycle of a Wine Grapevine

Posted to Learn About Wine on September 19th.

You may have heard the phrase “great wine is made in the vineyard” and it’s true! Great wines are made with great grapes. Let’s take a look at the lifecycle of a grapevine and learn how each step affects that year’s vintage.

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There are some fascinating insights you can gain just by looking at the color of red wine.

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French Wine Exploration Map

Posted to Learn About Wine on September 14th.

Jumpstart your French wine knowledge with this French Wine Map and an overview of its 11 wine region – plus a 12th section to highlight up-and-coming areas!

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The vintage can greatly affect the taste and quality of wine, and this primarily because of the weather the vines are affected with throughout the growing season. Find out more about how to identify great vintages on your own.

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Available Now: Alsace Wine Map

Posted to Learn About Wine on September 9th.

The next addition to Wine Folly’s maps is here. Please welcome the region of Alsace, the 6th map in the France map series. Alsace lies on the border between France and Germany and is most famously known for its…

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Guide to Muscadine Wine

Posted to Learn About Wine on August 31st.

As we delved into understanding one of America’s true native wine grapes, we realized they are uniquely amazing, but the wines are a bit misunderstood.

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Since being planted in the United States, single-varietal Grenache Blanc wines continue to grow in popularity where it’s loved for its intense flavors, higher alcohol content, and plush style (when aged in oak) giving it an affinity with Chardonnay. Find out more about Grenache Blanc including tasting notes, serving tips, food pairing and where it grows best.

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Amazing White Rioja Wines

Posted to Learn About Wine on August 22nd.

if you’re interested in knowing what a serious white wine is all about, look no further, this is your gem.

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This article serves as a guide to outline the types of wines from each of Italy 20 wine regions. See which regions have the most vineyard plantings and learn what their wines taste like.

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