Wine For Beginners : Friday Infographic

Wine is delicious. But learning about it can be daunting. Especially when you hear an oenophile waxing poetic about the nose, color and tastes of different wines.

What’s a wine newbie to do? Winefolly has put all the basics of buying, serving and drinking wine into one jam-packed infographic. This infographic (which is also available as a print) has all the things: types of wines, deciphering a wine label, serving temperatures…okay seriously it covers too much to list.  Peruse this handy guide and sip like a pro!

Basic Wine 101 Guide




Drink: Villa Jolanda Moscato & Pineapple

  Villa Jolanda Moscato & Pineapple Asti, Italy Price: $ 9.99 I was meandering around my favorite Italian Deli, which also happens to have a decent selection of wine, and noticed hat they had Villa Jolanda Moscato for $9.99. That was less than what I bought it for previously. However, on closer inspection, I realized that the… Continue reading Drink: Villa Jolanda Moscato & Pineapple

Drink: Villa Jolanda Moscato d’Asti

Villa Jolanda Moscato d’Asti Asti, Italy Price: $12.99 The family and I decided to cook ham for our Christmas main dish. My parents don’t normally drink wine so I wanted to choose something easy-drinking and approachable. For the past few year’s I’ve been bringing German Rieslings to holiday dinners because they are so food friendly.… Continue reading Drink: Villa Jolanda Moscato d’Asti

Drink: Finca Flichman Extra Brut

Finca Flichman Extra Brut Mendoza, Argentina Price: About $12 As a rule, I always keep a bottle of sparkling wine in the fridge. It’s a great way to take the edge of a bad day or to top off a good day. The store was out of my favorite cava so the wine associate suggested… Continue reading Drink: Finca Flichman Extra Brut