Thanksgiving Wine

    • It's Beaujolais Time!

      Gamay GrapesTomorrow at 12:01 a.m. local time, the latest Beaujolais Nouveau will be released to the public. Beaujolais Nouveau is a red wine crafted from Gamay grapes grown in the Beaujolais wine region in France. The grapes have been around since the 15thcentury and Beaujolais Nouveau was just a regional wine enjoyed by locals to celebrate the end of the harvest season.

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    • More Mushroom Meals, and a Turkey Meal Nears

      Thanks to the good efforts of Visit Mendocino, the local tourism group that brings visitors to Mendocino County for events, who then stay in our inns and hotels, their Mendocino County Mushroom, Wine & Beer Fest continues through this weekend. Last week, I wrote that one of the best ways to experience the magic of wine was through great wine dinners, and I wrote that Crush ...

      John Cesano/ John on Winein Cabernet Sauvignon Pinot Noir Malbec Chardonnay- 1 readers -
    • 5 Thanksgiving Day White Wines Under $20

      Picking out wine for Thanksgiving can be a challenge. Do I serve a white, red, rose, sparkling? Well actually all three are fine. Perhaps you have one from each category with each course. Here are my suggestions for reasonably priced white wine to serve on Thanksgiving Day. Well begin first with whites. For this holiday I like to stay away from traditional whites like Chardonnay.

      Debbie Gioquindo/ Hudson Valley Wine Goddess- 1 readers -