• wine quotes

    I always love finding and reading quotes about wine. Here’s a collection of a few that I thought were worth sharing. Enjoy, and please post any other wine quotes you’d like to share in the comments below. – Andrew, Editor   “Wine is sunlight held together by water.” – Galileo “What I like most is ...
  • decoding italian wine

    We recently published a beginner’s guide to Italian wine, and we are currently working on a new book about Spanish wine that we’re super excited to release later this year.  I wanted to share a sample chapter from our current book about the white grape varietals of Italy as we enter the summer months. These wines are so under recognized, and ...
  • Open Wine Lineup

    There are two important wine related news stories from the last couple of weeks that I wanted to share with you. The first is in regards to new research shared by Laithwaite’s Wine, an online retailer and wine club, who you would think would be in the business of helping consumers buy more wine, not ...
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    If you have a wine cellar, or any room really that has WiFi, and you’d like to be able to monitor it at anytime from anywhere, here’s how to do it for free using mobile apps, and an old smartphone or tablet that you may already have laying around your house. You can also set ...
  • 647

    Today, we’re going to talk to Naushad Huda who is the founder of ILikeThisGrape.com, a website we really enjoy that is focused on modern wine culture. For people who don’t know, what is ILikeThisGrape? ILTG is a platform for the discovery and purchase of wine catering to the values of millennials. Our mission is to ...
  • 822

    It’s pretty amazing to look at what technologies like Priceline have done to travel, or even eBay for used goods.  They’ve created a game, a market really between what a consumer is willing to pay, and what the seller is willing to let it go for. New Internet technologies have spread the ability of consumers ...
  • 1168

    Buying wine can be super simple, such as dropping a bottle in your cart at the grocery store, or much more elaborate, such as participating in a fancy tasting at a vineyard and shipping home your favorites. In every setting there are pluses and minuses to the experience.  In the grocery store example, you are…