Posts made in December, 2014

About Pinot Gris

Posted By on Dec 3, 2014

Here’s an overview of one of our most popular wines: Sumner Vineyards Pinot Gris. Researchers at the University of California, Davis, have determined that Pinot Gris has a remarkably similar DNA profile to Pinot Noir and that the color difference is derived from a genetic mutation that occurred centuries ago. The leaves and the vines of both grapes are so similar that the coloration is the only aspect that differentiates the...

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If you don’t have a wide variety of wines on hand as a general rule, buying enough for the holidays with its parties, weekend guests, and the actual holidays, can end up being quite overwhelming. Breaking the shopping list down can help you organize your shopping and hunt for sales. First, let’s think about cocktail parties and appetizer courses. These types of affairs generally feature salty, rich, small bites. Something...

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