Robert Mondavi Winery
Chateau Saint Michelle
Columbia Crest Winery
Added vitamin C
Aged in Oak
These wines are distilled
Distilled spirits are added to these wines.
I prefer to drink steak sauce from the bottle.
A Cabernet would be perfect.
Steak and Champagne is the way to go.
A nice Riesling is the usual pairing for steak
Tuscan wines using grapes that don't fit into their geographical wine laws. Grapes such as Cabernet Sauvignon are common.
White Italian wines
Wines using only grapes from their region of production.
Brandy is a type of whiskey aged in wine barrels.
Brandy is a spirit made by distilling wine.
Brandy is a brand name of spirits. It could be any type.
Cognac is a different spirit all together.
Cognac is a name given to Brandy from a specific region in France.
Cognac is just a clever marketing scheme.
There is not reason to drink that swill.
The first batch of Champagne was ready to drink on New Years Eve 1000 years ago
Because bubbly personalities need bubbly beverages.
Because all the cool kids are drinking it.
Alexander Valley, Russian River Valley, Central Coast
Mendocino, Mendoza, Columbia Gorge
Western Cape, Mclaren Vale, Orange County
Mosel Saar Ruwer, Paso Robles, Santa Maria Valley