Tag: #wine

Malbec from India?

Yep! A two and a half-hour drive outside of Mumbai lies more than a half dozen wineries in Nashik producing fermented deliciousness made from 25 grape varieties including Malbec! According to a New York Times article published this week, the wine region sprouted up more than a decade ago when Sula Vineyards, the first one…

So which came first, wine or beer?

Turns out nobody knows. Bummer. I was at a bar with friends on Sunday having a lovely evening sipping beers when a friend questioned: which came first, wine or beer? Surprisingly, that launched us into chatting about civilization, happy accidents, travel, culture and city planning. We got way off track and ended the evening without…