Tagged With: Syrah

WINE SAVVY: If you like this, try this

David’s article as prepared for the Duluth News Tribune for the column which ran on 2/17/2016: If you like this, try this. Last weekend Sara was having a clothing exchange. This is when a group of friends get together to swap clothes that they are tired of or that no longer meet their expectations. She made banana … Continue reading »

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WINE SAVVY: Learn the Varietal – Syrah

David’s article as prepared for the Duluth News Tribune for the article which ran on 3/4/2015: Syrah is a deep, rich, powerful red wine that has wonderful varied aromas such as blackberry, blueberry, and cassis to violet, liquorice and pepper. It can be drunk young where it will show dark purple and be full of spice and … Continue reading »

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WINE SAVVY: The Noble Grapes

David’s article as prepared for the Duluth News Tribune for the article which ran on 2/18/2015: There are seven noble grapes. Three whites: sauvignon blanc, chardonnay and riesling and four reds: pinot noir, cabernet sauvignon, merlot and syrah. A noble grape is a grape variety that expresses it’s regionality in a specific characteristic fashion. For example, a … Continue reading »

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