Tag Archives: California

New World Traditional Method Sparkling Wines

This post follows my summary of European non-champagne traditional method sparkling wines. Traditional method sparkling wines are also made in many New World wine-producing countries. Much of the initial catalysis for these wines came from Champagne houses setting up off-shoots … Continue reading

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Textbook ‘Zin’

Zinfandel is a red wine grape variety grown almost exclusively in California (or at least the US) – although it has now been shown to be the same grape as the southern Italian grape: Primitivo. Admittedly I haven’t tried many … Continue reading

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