Moldova: the multilingual land of fresh food and wine

By Brian Lemay 100 comments

[English] – The roads are kind of smashed up, poverty is pretty clear here there isn’t really good infrastructure. There aren’t so many amazing buildings to see but So I’ve made it to Chisinau which is the capital of the Republic of Moldova. Moldova is a landlocked country in southeastern Europe. I’m in the Botanical […]

How to Decode a Wine Label to Help Make Buying Wine Easier

By Brian Lemay 15 comments

– I’m Patrick Cappiello, from Rebelle Restaurant in New York City and today I’m gonna show you how to decode wine labels. (upbeat music) Wine labels can often be overwhelming for consumers, but there are a few things that you can learn that will really help you when you’re at a wine store or at […]

Jack Garratt – Weathered | Mahogany Session

By Brian Lemay No comments

When I grow old I’ll drink and smoke Like I did when youth stayed, youth stayed Until the second round When I grow old The sun will cope Shine on every youth stain, youth stain Never settling down And no wonder I keep you close You’re the water To quench my throat And if I […]

Types of Dessert Wines : A Brief History of Wine

By Brian Lemay 2 comments

Hello, my name is Mihaly Fabok, and we are in behalf of Expert Village. We are talking now about dessert wines, and generally about wines, so it’s very important. Wine has been with us since the civilization begin. The first wine was produced about seven, eight thousand years ago in Asia, the Middle East somewhere, […]

Best Wine-Caymus Vineyards Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 Review

By Brian Lemay 1 comment

Hello and welcome to another addition of TheGrape.com’s video wine library! Today we’re featuring a Cabernet Sauvignon wine from Caymus Vineyards in Napa Valley, California. Priced around $69 dollars, this wine can be found at Total Wine, Whole Foods, Pavilions and select wine stores. Our suggestion level for this Cabernet Sauvignon is Grape Certified Gold […]

Sip and shop: Macy’s in Sacramento to offer wine to shoppers

By Brian Lemay No comments

NOW EVEN MACY’S IS LOOKING TO JOIN THE MIX. THERE IS NO SHORTAGE OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE AVAILABLE ON THE K STREET CORRIDOR. WHERE IT IS N SERVED ALREADY, THERE ARE NOTICES IT COULD BE COMING, AND IT HAS SPREAD TO MACY’S. THE RETAILER HAS FIL TO SELL WINE AND DEAL — BEER ON THE PREMISES.>>THEY […]

Truck crashes into front of Columbiana wine shop

By Brian Lemay No comments

More local coverage at six. Two businesses are closed in Columbiana today.. after a truck slammed into a building. The rig was buried in a concrete block wall.. and the driver was trapped inside for more than half an hour. This all happened along State Route 14 in Columbiana just after seven this morning. 27 […]

In The Kitchen: Treat your Dads and Grads to a lovely dinner at La Foresta Restaurant and Wine Bar!

By Brian Lemay No comments

SARAH: WITH FATHER’S DAY COME EVERYONE IS LOOKING FOR THE PERFECT GIFT FOR DAD. RYAN: HOW ABOUT A NICE NIGHT OUT. WE ARE JOINED BY THE OWNER OF A RESTAURANT. WELCOME. THANK YOU. SARAH: THIS LOOKS FABULOUS, WHAT ARE WE MAKING? RACK OF LAMB D JEANETTE HAYES — RACK OF LAMB DIJONAISE. SARAH: IT’S WONDERFUL, […]

How to Make a French 75, the Classiest Summertime Cocktail

By Brian Lemay 3 comments

– I’m Patrick Cappiello from Rebelle Restaurant in New York City, and today I’m gonna show you how to make a cocktail with wine. (upbeat rock music) So today we’re going to make a classic cocktail that uses champagne or sparkling wine in it. It’s called the French 75. French 75 is the perfect summertime […]

Butte County winery expands and releases locally crafted spirits

By Brian Lemay 1 comment

ESDAY. COOLER ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. KRISTEN: THANKS. THEY HAVE DONE WINE FOR MORE THAN A DECADE, AND NOW, A SUCCESSFUL BUTTE COUNTY WINERY IS CELEBRATING THE GRAND OPENING OF THEIR DISTILLED SPIRIT TASTING ROOM. JOINING US FROM ALMENDRA WINER AND DISTILLERY IN DURHAM IS JOEL BELTRAM AND ERICA SMITH. GOOD MORNING. NOW, YOU ARE […]