Month: August 2019

Varietals & Styles

Around the World with Pinot Noir

Did you know… that Pinot Noir is also known as Spätburgunder (in Germany and Austria) and Pinot Nero (in Italy)? No matter its name, this cool-climate grape is known for reflecting the nuances of its terroir (some might call the

The Thompson family at Claiborne and Churchill winery
Winery Review

Claiborne & Churchill Winery Review: Got Gewürztraminer?

In the heart of Edna Valley lies Claiborne & Churchill Winery. Founded in 1983, this winery first specialized in the dry white wines Riesling and Gewürztraminer of Alsace, France. Today, it produces a range of quality whites and reds in