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Creative Cocktails (vol. 1): Rosedale Vineyards Rosé Spritzer Punch

6 years ago threadsandvino 0
It’s hot. It’s muggy out. And you find yourself counting down the moments to happy hour…. So how about you mix up something special to beat the heat? Something fruity? Check. Something refreshing? Yes please. Something pink? Absolutely! Sounds pretty tasty already right? Earlier this summer I got together with some friends who are passionate Read More

A Taste of Italy from Lanza Musto Vineyards

6 years ago threadsandvino 0
{Lanza-Musto Brunello Clone Sangiovese going through veraison} Can’t make it to Tuscany this year? Don’t worry, you can make some fabulous Sangiovese right here in the US! Lanza-Musto Vineyards has been producing Brunello Clone Sangiovese for the past 4 vintages. One of the big reasons we planted this varietal is because the valley provides hot days and Read More

Verasion in the Vineyard

6 years ago threadsandvino 0
  {pictured above – Lanza-Musto Vineyards Primitivo} Currently our grapes are going through veraison in California.  Veraison occurs when the berry transitions into the ripening stage. From now forward the berry will increase in sugar concentration until it is harvested at the desired brix level. Grapes for sparkling wine or champagne are harvested around 17 Read More

mulled wine ~ sip, savor, and share with friends

8 years ago threadsandvino 1
we hope everyone had a very happy thanksgiving. we have so much to be thankful for and it’s good to take a step back, reflect, and enjoy each others company. now that we are in the holiday spirit we have been experimenting with different winter wine recipes. one of them being mulled wine. below is Read More