Native Wine Grapes of America

America is home hundreds of grape varieties that no one has ever heard of. Find out about these native grapes before they become lost forever.

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Inside New York Wine Country

New York has a long history of wine production, boasting both America’s first bonded winery in the Finger Lakes region. Find out about New York wine country, what to seek out and where to go explore.

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Understanding Paso Robles Wine (w/ Maps)

Today, Paso Robles is still considered by many as the wine industry’s wild west, characterized by that same rule breaking diversity and innovative spirit in which the town was founded.

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Italian Wines, American Style

Let’s take stock of the Italo-American wines and compare them to their Italian counterparts including Barbera, Sangiovese, Nebbiolo and even the rare grape Lagrein…

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8 Alternative Wine Trails of California

Just a few steps off the beaten wine trail you’ll find these fascinating pockets of less traveled wine country. The scene is low-key and the tastings are cheap (and sometimes free).

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Secret Stashes of California Pinot Noir

Three regions you may not have heard of yet are making great California pinot noir. What’s more, you can often find great pinot noir from these spots at better prices than surrounding areas. Curious?

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