Category: Interesting Fact

They throw #wineraves in LA

I see my Twitter feed this morning and noticed something weird, the hashtag #winerave. Some folks–more specifically Max Leer and Adam Vourvoulis, wine curators from Los Angeles’ foodie scene– made some bioluminescent wine cocktails, added glow sticks, topped it off with DJs and voila, a wine rave was born. I missed this one, but I…

Best explanation of tannin

When I first started thinking about wine while a drank it, and reading lots of articles about wine, the definition of tannin escaped me for quite some time. That was until I realized that tannins aren’t something you smell or taste, like much of the descriptors we use to describe wine–fruity, earthy, chocolatey, etc. Rather…