Arizona

Arizona’s Wine Side Images of emerald grape leaves waving in the summer breeze usually don’t fill the pages of Arizona tourism brochures and magazines. Still, they’re becoming a more common sight as Arizona’s young wine industry grows. That’s right: Wine is made in...

Hugh Johnson

Hugh Johnson’s Wine Life Hugh Johnson (Credit: food.uk.msn.com) From his groundbreaking 1966 book “Wine,” to “The World Atlas of Wine” and the hugely successful “Pocket Wine Book,” Hugh Johnson, 74, is one of the world’s best-selling wine writers. He is equally...

A light Irish Beer & a Tasmanian Chardonnay

A light Irish beer stuffed with flavour and a Tasmanian Chardonnay Sam Black of Blacks beers in Kinsale, one of the best craft brewers around, decided to try making a lighter beer that still tasted of something.  According to Black they wanted to make “a lower...

CHAMPAGNE LISTED BY UNESCO

   “The Champagne Slopes, Houses and Cellars ” are now on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. Three major sites are listed : the “Avenue de Champagne” in Epernay, the “Saint-Nicaise Hill” in Reims and the historic vineyards of Aÿ,...