Shingleback shines with new look, new vintages

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Davey Family Estate ventures boldly and reaps the rewards May 1, 2012-SEATTLE-There’s what’s in the bottle, and then what’s on the bottle, that propel a wine to greatness. With their 2010 Shingleback vintages to be released today, brothers Kym and John Davey, producers of Shingleback and Red Knot wines, have harnessed the best of both …

Recipe: Chocolate Shop Wine with Stewed Lamb

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Darlene at myburningkitchen.com cooks in honor of The Hunger Games My Burning Kitchen blog – San Diego – Darlene Abstract: After reading The Hunger Games series, the meals eaten at during the actual games in the stories lingered with the blogger for a long time.In order to experience it one step further “without having to …

Waterbrook Joins the 2012 Wine Spectator Grand Tour

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John Freeman and Haydn Mouat travel on this three-city tour Walla Walla, Wash.-March 16, 2012–Waterbrook Winery will be one of two Walla Walla wineries invited to participate in the three-city Wine Spectator Grand Tour 2012 from April 27 to May 1. More than 200 of the world’s finest wineries will pour one of their best …

Chocolate flavored red wine takes US and UK by storm

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The Drinks Business – Patrick Schmitt A chocolate infused wine called Chocolate Shop has surprised its creators with surging demand from a wide range of consumers in the US and UK. “We thought the market would be female and young, but we’ve found that it has much broader appeal,” said Andrew Browne, founder of the …