American History (After Hours): The Judgement of Paris and American Wine

American History (After Hours): The Judgement of Paris and American Wine

Good Evening and welcome everybody, my name is John Gray and I have a great honor of being the director of your National Museum of American History and it is absolutely a thrill to welcome everybody to American History (After Hours): The Judgment of Paris and American Wine. Tonight we’re marking 40 years since the Read more about American History (After Hours): The Judgement of Paris and American Wine[…]

Zinfandel | Wikipedia audio article

Zinfandel | Wikipedia audio article

Zinfandel (also known as Primitivo) is a variety of black-skinned wine grape. The variety is grown in over 10 percent of California vineyards. DNA analysis has revealed that it is genetically equivalent to the Croatian grapes Crljenak Kaštelanski and Tribidrag, as well as to the Primitivo variety traditionally grown in Apulia (the “heel” of Italy), Read more about Zinfandel | Wikipedia audio article[…]

American Wines to Drink on Thanksgiving

American Wines to Drink on Thanksgiving

– I’m Patrick Capiello from Pearl & Ash restaurant in New York City. Today we’re going to talk about Thanksgiving wines that I love to drink. (rock music) For me, I’m a believer in the idea of having wines for Thanksgiving from the United States. It’s kinda our holiday, so it doesn’t make any sense Read more about American Wines to Drink on Thanksgiving[…]

Check, Please! Bay Area Wine Tips: About Wines from Virginia

Check, Please! Bay Area Wine Tips: About Wines from Virginia

I travel to the far reaches of the globe in search of wine knowledge and great bottles I recently took a trip to Virginia to check out some of the state's top producers and oh I left impressed not only does American history run deep in this eastern coastal state it's also the birthplace of Read more about Check, Please! Bay Area Wine Tips: About Wines from Virginia[…]