All posts tagged "white wine"

  • IMBIBE: Riesling Reverence

    Notes on the world’s most disrespected wine. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Riesling gets a bad rap—even at my house. My wife (sorry, honey) inevitably says about Riesling, “I don’t like sweet wines.” And that, indeed, is the...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Sipping Portugal

    Vinho Verde is a refreshing summer sipper. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A few weeks ago I wrote about green wines. That is, wines that are produced in an ecologically responsible manner. This week, the topic is a different...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Pinot Panache

    Pinot Gris’ versatility is just right for summer. JACKSON HOLE, WY – At a friend’s recent mudbug—that’s crawfish, to the uninitiated—boil,  I was reminded of both how much I enjoy Pinot Gris wines and how versatile they...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Italy’s Other Wines

    Vino blanco from a country famous for reds. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Italy is renowned for its reds: bold Barolos, Chianti, Amarone, Barbaresco and the like. But don’t overlook its white wines. There are many greats, and...

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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  • IMBIBE: Veneration for Veneto

    Discovering one of Italy’s most prolific wine regions. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There was once a time when I wouldn’t have bothered discussing Italy’s Veneto wine region. During most of the 1960s and 1970s, the bulk of...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: Sips at a Steal

    White wines that are kind to your palate and your wallet. One of the perks of my job is being able to taste wines that I could never afford. Still, what really turns me on is finding...

    • Posted August 17, 2016
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  • IMBIBE: German Engineering

    Riesling from Deutschland is versatile and affordable The recent dustup over Germany’s Volkswagen-Audi playing free and loose with auto emissions happened to coincide with my re-acquaintance of a different feat of German engineering: Riesling. Nobody does it...

    • Posted September 29, 2015
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  • IMBIBE: Alsatian Sensations

    Getting to know the other white wines of France When wine aficionados contemplate the great wine regions of France, they’re usually reflecting upon Burgundy, Bordeaux and Champagne, or perhaps the Rhone Valley and Loire. But Alsace tends...

    • Posted September 22, 2015
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  • IMBIBE: Something Fishy

    The best whites to compliment seafood delights Before the cold weather arrives and I turn to hearty stews, roasts, cassoulet and such, I’m getting in my late-summer/early-fall fish fixes. There are few things in life I like...

    • Posted September 15, 2015
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  • IMBIBE: 50 shades of Gris

    A dynamic grape for summertime sips and meals With the warm temperatures and sunny days we’ve been enjoying lately, my thoughts and taste buds are turning to summer picnic wines. And in a pinch, one of my...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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