New California and New Australia

Recently I’ve just finished reading two very interesting books that address important movements in New World wine regions: Jon Bonne’s The New California Wine  and Max Allen’s The Future Makers: Australian Wine for the 21st Century. I’d recommend both to anyone interested in learning more about the new, lighter-style wines increasingly coming from California and … More New California and New Australia

Wine, drinking recommendations, and lifestyle

Recently the UK has published new guidelines changing the recommendations on weekly drinking allowance. The new recommendations say that both men and women should have no more than 14 units of alcohol a week, roughly the equivalent of 6 small glasses of 13% ABV wine per week. The new regulations have received a lot of … More Wine, drinking recommendations, and lifestyle