Month: August 2016

Forbes: Napa Valley’s Answer to Summer is Sauvignon Blanc

August 2016

Napa Valley Sauvignon should have broad appeal, but it’s still a relatively unsung category. Chardonnay gets all the glory, although both remain tucked deep into the shadow of Cabernet. Yet Sauvignon Blanc performs well in the climate and soils of the region. And for those who passionately dislike (I stop […]

The Daily Meal: 101 Best Wineries in America, 2016

August 2016

Massican #16. Massican takes its name from Monte Massico, a coastal mountain in Campania, in southern Italy, where Bacchus himself reportedly once hung out — but the inspiration for its wines comes from the north, from wineries in the Friuli region. Just half a dozen years into his winemaking journey, […]