Food & Wine

Our Guide to White Pinot Noir

Our Guide to White Pinot Noir

At first blush, the phrase White Pinot Noir sounds like an oxymoron. A white wine from one of the most planted red wine grapes in the world? That is exactly what it is! The result is a wonderfully rich white wine with quite a different flavor profile

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Does Wine Make You Fat?

Does Wine Make You Fat?

Wine has calories, so the short answer is that wine can make you fat. Like anything else in your diet, it depends on how much of it you consume. Drinking wine might influence other habits that cause you to gain weight, too. Here, we’ll explore several topics

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Should You Worry About Sulfites in Wine?

Should You Worry About Sulfites in Wine?

Except in rare cases, sulfites in wine are not a cause for concern. In fact, their preservative qualities are part of the reason we can enjoy older vintages of wine at all.  Without sulfites, they would turn into undrinkable, spoiled vinegar.  Still, the idea of wine without

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Pairing Wine with Sushi

Pairing Wine with Sushi

It’s been said that if it grows together, it goes together. Prosciutto has rosé. Roast lamb has Bordeaux reds. Each national food has its own filial wine to go with it. But what about pairing wine with sushi? Japan seems orphaned in the realm of regional food

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