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First Taste: Champagne Bollinger RD 2007

March 10, 2021

Decanter shared details from a preview tasting of Bollinger R.D. 2007 with readers, timed to the March 8, 2021, global release. Writer Simon Field explains the new release of this […]

News Briefs: March 8, 2021

March 10, 2021

Shanken News Daily included the global launch of Champagne Bollinger R.D. 2007 in its daily news briefs section. Introduced on Monday, March 8, International Women’s Day, R.D. 2007 is “a […]

Wine of the Week

March 2, 2021

Both the Telegram & Gazette and Winston-Salem Journal featured Gary Farrell Russian River Selection Pinot Noir 2018 as featured wines of the week. Recommended as a very good, food friendly […]

Mad for March

March 2, 2021

Grapefriend highlighted the wines of Le Macchiole’s Cinzia Merli and Champagne Ayala’s Caroline Latrive in a newsletter honoring International Women’s Day on March 8. Writer Alyssa Vitrano highlighted Le Macchiole […]

30 Wonderful Winter Sparklers

February 25, 2021

Honest Cooking selected Champagne Bollinger Special Cuvée and Langlois-Chateau Crémant de Loire Rosé Brut in a roundup of the top sparkling wines to enjoy this winter. “Special Cuvée is perfect […]

Wine of the Week: 2016 Iron Horse Vineyards Wedding Cuvée

February 22, 2021

Wine writer Laurie Daniel featured Iron Horse Wedding Cuvée as the wine of the week on her blog, Laurie Daniel On Wine. Published ahead of Valentine’s Day, Daniel said this […]

20 Interesting Wine-Related Discoveries For February 2021

February 16, 2021

The Hype Magazine included Gary Farrell Winery in a story about wine-related discoveries this month – in terms of new wines or industry developments. The write up explains, “the Gary […]

Instead of Roses, Try Sparkling Rosé

February 16, 2021

Bigger Than Your Head selected Champagne Ayala Rosé Majeur as a wine to pour on Valentine’s Day (and prioritize over traditional red roses!). The recommendation offers historical background on the […]

Top rosé Champagne to try for Valentine’s Day

February 16, 2021

Decanter published a story recommending top rosé champagnes to enjoy this Valentine’s Day, including Champagne Bollinger Rosé NV. The story provides an overview of the strict quality regulations required of […]

Great Wines, Great Values: Why You Should Revisit Chile’s Best Wine Labels

February 16, 2021

Forbes contributor Larry Olmsted published a fantastic Errazuriz brand feature story following a 150th anniversary Zoom tasting, hosted by Owner Eduardo Chadwick and Chief Winemaker Francisco Baettig. The experience celebrated […]

Sparkling Rosé for Valentine’s Day

February 12, 2021

Forbes contributor Tom Hyland recommended Iron Horse Vineyard Wedding Cuvée 2016, Champagne Ayala Rosé Majeur and Champagne Bollinger Rosé NV in a roundup of the best sparkling wines to enjoy […]

First taste: Ornellaia 2018

February 11, 2021

Decanter highlighted the reveal of Ornellaia 2018 in a dedicated feature, inclusive of a 96 point review. Approaching its 40th anniversary, writer Aldo Fiordelli admires that in this “relatively short […]

New Zealand – Worth Celebrating

February 10, 2021

In celebration of New Zealand Wine Week, Jancis Robinson shared a collection of tasting notes from a range of NZ producers, including Dog Point Vineyard. Robinson highlights the full Dog […]

Valentine’s Day In New York City: Where to Order Takeout, Dine Outside

February 9, 2021

Forbes and Avenue Magazine have offered New Yorkers some Valentine’s Day weekend dining inspiration, sharing recommendations for romance-worthy delivery and takeout options from beloved restaurants. Both publications included The Polo […]

The Best White Wines to Drink This Year

February 9, 2021

The Manual recommended Chateau Montelena Napa Valley Chardonnay 2018 as a white wine to enjoy all winter. The story notes, “finding a refined and truly dialed-in California Chardonnay isn’t quite […]

Food & Wine’s Ray Isle Visits Iron Horse Vineyards

February 5, 2021

“People ask me all the time – What is it?” Joy explains. “It’s the people.”

Review: 2018 Gary Farrell Pinot Noir Russian River Selection

February 4, 2021

After tasting the new release, Drinkhacker published a great review of the Gary Farrell Russian River Selection Pinot Noir 2018. “This brightly fruity pinot noir surprises not just with its […]

The 30 Best Red Wines for 2021

February 4, 2021

Vinepair highlighted 30 of its editorial team’s favorite red wines to reach for this year, including Chateau Montelena Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 and Gary Farrell Hallberg Vineyard Pinot Noir […]

Let’s Do Italian

February 4, 2021

Sante Magazine recommended Masciarelli ‘Marina Cvetic’ Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2016 and ‘Marina Cvetic’ ISKRA 2015 in a story about food friendly Italian wines. Writer Roger Morris describes the Montepulciano d’Abruzzo as […]

Exclusive: Vintus Names Michas As President, Adds Iron Horse Vineyards To Portfolio

February 3, 2021

Shanken News Daily exclusively announced on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 that VINTUS welcomed Iron Horse Vineyards into the portfolio. The news item also highlighted the promotion of Alexander Michas as […]