Fine dining as we know it today is a delicate and intricate art, requiring not just familiarity but specialization. Considered one major and crucial component of the staff of any first-class restaurant is the sommelier. A sommelier is a wine steward, an aficionado of wines whose expertise is the equivalent of a chef. He should… Continue reading What Makes a Master Sommelier?
Wine is a drink of people with refinement and substance. As there are thousands of wine varieties, there are also many kinds of glasses that are used to contain them. Image source: winefolly.com A fair reminder to go by is that there are specific wine glasses that suit different kinds of wine. I have personally… Continue reading Wine Culture: The Types Of Glasses And Their Uses
Not all wines are created equally. Some are just straight-up better than others. Older wines are generally considered better and more expensive. Here are some of the greatest wines the world has to offer. Image source: blouinartinfo.com Domaine de la Romanee-Conti, Romanee-Conti Grand Cru This French wine costs well over $10,500, and for good reason.… Continue reading Salut! The Legendary Wine List