Summertime, Summer Wine! This flight of fun wines will likely include some wines you haven’t had the opportunity to taste before…and you will be glad you did. Try a dry, coastal Gewurztraminer, and a Patagonia Pinot Noir vinified as a white. The Isle St Pierre rosé is a CV classic and Camp Cabernet Sauvignon has […]

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Stop in for a taste of Weekend-Friendly Wine & Cheese… We’re featuring the best in Screw tops, Crown caps & Cans! You don’t have to give up quality or taste with these picks from Matthiasson, Inman Family, Bedrock Wine Co., Ramona & West + Wilder. We’ll have fun cheese & salami pairings to inspire your […]

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Susana Balbo originally wanted to be a nuclear physicist but her life took a different turn when she entered her family’s viticultural business and became the first woman in Argentina to get a degree in Enology in 1981. Twenty years after founding her eponymous winery in Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza, she now works with her […]

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Saturday, May 19, 1:30-2:30 Book Signing & Tasting with Kevin Zraly, author of Windows on the World Complete Wine Course and Red Wine: The Comprehensive Guide to the 50 Essential Varieties & Styles. Kevin is the founder and instructor of Windows on the World Wine School, Kevin Zraly’s Advanced Wine School and recipient of the […]

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Thursday, May 17, 2-4 “Around the World” tasting with Bartholomew Broadbent featuring classic wines from Château Musar from Lebanon, Badenhorst “Secateurs” Chenin Blanc from South Africa, Inman Family “Endless Crush” Russian river Valley Rosé of Pinot Noir, Huber “Obere Steigen” Grüner Veltliner and, of course, Broadbent Colheita Madeira 1999. Thursday, May 17, 4-6 Ripe Life […]

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Nantucket Wine Fest is very special to me.  My husband been an organizer since the very beginning and through NWF, I have met amazing people, sipped oh-so-fine wine and had some incredible experiences… Great Wines in Grand Homes Burgundy dinners…DRC & Comte de Vogue with Eric Asimov at La Fete…divine wine & cheese pairings with […]

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While one can have a wine tour of Spain via the tapas bars of Barcelona (which we most certainly did), nothing beats standing in the vineyard with a winemaker in understanding a wine. Much of our travel to wine regions is appointment driven; each year we go to Napa & Sonoma,  Paso & Santa Barbara, […]

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NWF 2014!! Today begins the 2014 Nantucket Wine Festival.  As always, we are terribly excited for the opening champagne toast and the events to come, such as seminars with Eric Asimov, wine critic for the NY Times, and  Ihsan Gurdal of Formaggio Kitchen in Boston & NYC.  The Harbor Gala is 4 hours of food […]

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