Wine

Wine & Cheese

By: John St. Mark Wine and cheese. The combination is ubiquitous, so they must go together … right? Wine and cheese do have a great deal in common. Both are fermented, complex, and very ancient foods. Just as wine can be made from different grape varieties, cheese can be made from the milk of different …
Wine

Wine Tasting Basics

  By: John St. Mark What’s the right way to taste wine? Here’s the first thing you should remember: If you’re enjoying it, then whatever you’re doing works. You’re doing it right. Analytic tasting techniques (like swirling and sniffing) are helpful if your goal is to maximize the amount of objective information you obtain from …