Monday, October 26, 2020

Wine & Brews

Home Taste Wine & Brews

Christine Lawlor-White – Humble Pioneer

1976 was quite a year… America turned 200 years old, the Concorde flew its first commercial flight, and Steve Jobs founded Apple Computers, and...

River Ridge Brewing Co.

Where would you be if you walked into a brew pub that incorporated as many local ingredients as possible into their beers and named...

Dubuque Heritage Winery

It was last month when I sat down with Matt and Kathy Haas in the back of Java Joe's Coffee Shop. Matt and Kathy...

Cider, Cidre, Hot, Cold, Boozie not Boozie!

As I sit here writing this article in early September, the weather is cold, grey, and wet, so PERFECT for this article. But you...

Collecting Wine – Is it for you?

The other day I was asked about collecting wine. The person wanted to know how to get started, what wines to collect, and how...

Tabor Home Winery – Twenty years… and Counting!

While you won't find him wearing a coonskin hat, Paul Tabor, of Tabor Home Winery, is a pioneer of the highest order when the...

Easter Wine

With the calendar turning to April and the temperatures warming, it’s time to think about what you’re going to wear with your Easter bonnet....

EJ Droessler – A Life’s Journey of Wine

It was my pleasure to catch EJ Droessler out from behind the bar at L.May Eatery one afternoon to talk wine. To be fair,...

Longer Days – Lighter Wines

One of the pleasant things about drinking wine is that you can change with the seasons. When spring finally arrives, you put away the...

Rosé – There’s More to Blush About than You Know!

It’s summer and time to lighten your wine, but that doesn’t mean you have to lose flavor. Maybe you need to take a serious...