Daily Archives: 06/06/2013


It’s no secret that many wines (most, in fact) include a lot more than grapes, yeast and sulfur. The list in some cases can be staggering. (…) Yet we pay little attention to wine’s added ingredients, even as we have become hyper-conscious about what we eat. Read more The New York […]

If Only the Grapes Were the Whole Story


The history of wine development is a patchy one, principally because wine leaves behind few chemical markers that archaeologists today can ascribe definitively to wine, rather than other agricultural products. Read more BBC News, 3 June 2013

French wine ‘has Italian origins’


In a world full of ecological problems and concerns, it’s heartening to know that even the least important of the decisions that we make in life can make a real difference. Here is a guide to the most eco-friendly wine, applicable the very next time that you decide to source […]

A Guide To The Most Eco-Friendly Wine