To join a wine club or not to join a wine club, that is the question – Mama’s Rubric.

You’re sitting outside at a beautiful vineyard sipping delicious wine, surrounded by vines ripe with juicy grapes. You’ve tasted through all of the wines on the tasting menu and you are then given information on how to be a part of the wine club. Should you join? Let’s be honest, it’s hard to say no … More To join a wine club or not to join a wine club, that is the question – Mama’s Rubric.

Some Wine Basics

Wine is basically fermented grape juice. While wine grapes have yeast on the skins, winemakers usually add more yeast to the crushed grapes, and the yeast converts the sugar in the juice (brix) into alcohol. Sounds pretty simple, right? Apparently not, because I’ve tasted a lot of bad wine! Winemaking is a science. A lot … More Some Wine Basics