Drinking wine has often been considered a hobby out of reach of most regular people. It was assumed that one must have a certain level of education or air of sophistication to enjoy a great wine
Posts from ‘February, 2012’
My name is Matthew Harrison, and I’m a college student in Massachusetts and a lover of wine, ale, and Scotch. In my very first Scotch review, I give a basic introduction to Scotch before I dive into the Scotch that started it all for me – Balvenie Doublewood.
We tasted through six wines , moving from dry to sweet to very sweet and from Old World to New World and back again. The comparative tasting format was new to the students and they embraced it enthusiastically.
The world of sparkling wines, or champagne, as it is also incorrectly called, is pretty exciting. Most events that sparkling wine is used for are those of celebration. Celebrations such as parties, promotions and fancy dates many times will use it to mark the event.