Tag: Wine terms

Summer red wine – a woman grabs a glass of red wine on the dock while she swims

The 5 Best Red Wines for Summer

Red wine can be enjoyed any time of the year! These 5 summer red wines are great for sipping at backyard BBQs, picnics, or while relaxing on the patio.

10 Perfect Wine and Cupcake Pairings

Pairing wine and cupcakes can be challenging since there are so many flavor combinations. Use this guide to pair your favorite wines with cupcakes.

Wine Headache – a woman nurses a wine headache by placing an ice pack over her eyes and forehead and lies down on the couch.

Why Do Some Wines Give You A Headache?

Frustrated by a wine headache after enjoying just one glass? Don’t worry! Learn the top three culprits of your wine headaches and how to avoid them.

A top-down view of wine tools for beginners on a wooden table.

Top 10 Wine Tools All Beginners Need

You don’t need a bunch of fancy gizmos to truly enjoy wine. But if you’re looking to up your game, these top 10 wine tools all beginners need are worth the investment – they’ll make your life easier and your wine taste better.

buttload of wine – a large wooden wine barrel

How Much Is a “Buttload” of Wine?

People use “buttload” to mean a large amount, but how much is a “buttload” of wine? Get this: a “buttload of wine” is an actual measurement! Mind. Blown.

Terroir: Taste the Place

Terr-what? Our thoughts exactly! Simply put, terroir (pronounced ‘ter-wahr’), is the reason why Pinot Noir from Burgundy, France tastes different than Pinot Noir from Oregon. Like many wine terms, terroir has French…

6 Tips for Celebrating National Wine Day

It’s almost our favorite day of the year! May 25th is National Wine Day (not to be confused with February 18th – National Drink Wine Day. Apparently we weren’t the only ones…