The world of wine is filled with extraordinary characters and astonishing talents. Although there are probably hundreds more names that could easily go on our list of recommendations these are wineries we’ve personally visited with people who have touched our hearts. In addition, if you scroll to the bottom you’ll find our other useful wine links. These include some of our favorite resources. These recommendations include websites we personally use for reliable and factual wine information. We are only recommending people and places we personally enjoy and appreciate. We know you will, too!
Wineries we love
Au Bon Climat
Frias Family Vineyard
Iron Horse Vineyards
Check out our wine recommendations
If you want to learn more about these wineries and other great wines from around the world, don’t miss Amy Reiley’s monthly column, Woman on Wine.
And for new wines to try every week, Annette Tomei has you covered with The Wine of the Week.
Wine & Spirits Website Recommendations
hard stuff and mixed drinks
gintime.com – a site dedicated solely to drinking gin
learnbartending.com – free online course… may lead to drinking alone
whiskey pages – online zine for those who like their spirits dark
modern mixologist – home to Fork Me, Spoon Me contributor Tony Abou-Ganim
additional useful wine links
Local Wine Events – the very best destination on the web for finding wine events around the world
Grotto Cellars Custom Wine Cellars – turn you spare room, basement or even the coat closet into the perfect place to store your wine.
Wine Lover’s Page – Reliable, intelligent talk on wine
Wine Searcher – for the collector, this site finds deals on hard-to-find wine
Corkscrew Centre – screw your cork in style thanks to this marketplace for antique corkscrews
Half Wit Wines – online wine retailer specializing in half bottles
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