Five Lesser Known Old World Wine Regions

Alsace France Vineyards

The most well-known Old World wine regions typically are France, Germany, Italy, and Spain. While these may be the powerhouses behind Old World wine, there are a number of other emerging wine producing regions that are worth checking out. Lebanon — One of World’s Oldest Wine Producing Regions Lebanon is actually one of the oldest [...]

Napa Valley: Waterstone 2004 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

Waterstone 2004 Cabernet

Sadly, our wine collection at home has been rather neglected as of late - between traveling the past few months and moving into a new place, we calculated that we’ve eaten more meals at various airports than our own home so far this year!  Last night was an unusually cold and windy night in Taipei so we opted to skip going out [...]

Old World Wines: Rosé from Côtes de Provence

Côtes de Provence Rosé

To pair with our leftover bifteki burgers, we opted to try another rosé we bought at random while grocery shopping.  Since we are basically limited in our wine options here on the island, we chose several rosés to pair with our pork dishes.  Rosés are the main wine that come from the Côtes de Provence region.  [...]