September 12th, 2018


One of the world’s most popular grapes, Chardonnay is made in a wide range of styles from lean, sparkling Blanc de Blancs to rich, creamy white wines aged in oak.

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February 22nd, 2017

A Tale of Two (Very Different) Chardonnays

Chardonnay: it’s the world’s most planted white grape and also the world’s most polarizing wine: you either love it or hate it. I’m here to show you that Chardonnay is way less obvious (and more nuanced) that you might have thought.

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June 24th, 2015

Comparing Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc

What’s the difference between Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc? Each wine represents a very different style and taste of dry white wine. Let’s take a closer look at their differences to find out which one you prefer.

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April 27th, 2012

How Unoaked Chardonnay can Reinvigorate the Varietal

Let’s take a closer look at unoaked chardonnay with its crisp and fruity character and learn why this style of chardonnay is growing a following. Discover the origin of ‘no oak’ chardonnay and who out there has great unoaked chardonnays. When looking for an unoaked chardonnay, look for these terms: ‘inox’, ‘no oak’, ‘sans chêne’ (France), and ‘acero’ (Spain).

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April 23rd, 2012

Sauvignon Blanc vs Chardonnay

Take a closer look at Sauvignon Blanc vs. Chardonnay and get a better understanding of the remarkable difference between the two most popular white wines.

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