As the sweltering heat of summer descends upon us, there's nothing quite as refreshing as a chilled glass of wine to soothe the soul and tickle the taste buds. The scorching weather demands a different set of wine characteristics compared to cooler seasons. If you're wondering what wine is best during these hot months, we've got you covered with a delightful selection of wines perfectly suited for the season.
Welcome to the first post of my first ever blog! My intent with this blog is to take you on a journey with me as I learn wine. As background, I purchased The Wine Vault October 1, 2022 at which point, I knew very little about wine other than the fact that I typically liked sweet wine. Think concord grapes. I also knew that I wanted to like dryer wine for a couple of reasons...1. I don't need all the extra sugar and 2. I thought dry red wine was so sophisticated. Turns out, the only rule about drinking wine is to drink what you like. Fast forward 6 months to present day. I've tried more wines than I can count, and I can tell you that I've surprised myself with what I now like compared to just a few months ago. It's been a fun little journey but admittedly, wine can be intimidating. So...what I want to do with this blog is to start to demystify it. Give the every day drinker more confidence to try what they may not think they will like. A sort of wine drinking