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Wine-ing Down the Year

Year-end “best of” lists are always fun to read, because in today’s fast-moving world, it’s easy to forget what happened just a few months ago. In our industry, we are fortunate to have a variety of categories to review, from the myriad of delicious wines and...

Has Your Wine Gone Bad…or is it Your Palate?

Have you ever taken a sip of your favorite wine at the end of a long day, only to be disappointed by how it tastes? But wait - you just opened the bottle the night before, so perhaps it’s your taste buds that are the culprit? Or maybe you ordered a glass at a...

Ummm….what’s up with the eggs?

“Guest post by Reynold Family Winery” At Reynolds Family Winery (Napa, California) we’ve quietly worked egg-shaped concrete fermentation tanks into our regimine of stainless steel tanks, oak vats and plastic T-bins over the past several years. These UFOs (unidentified...

What’s in a Swirl?

While it can appear pretentious to many, mastering the swirl is not just a way to impress your friends; the action of swirling wine in the glass is key to a tasting experience for several reasons. Swirling wine in the glass enables aeration - introducing oxygen to...

Ready to experience wine in a whole new way?

Ready to experience wine in a whole new way? We are launching the Beta version of the BottleVin app at @The Reynolds Family Winery on October 20. Download our preview app on the Apple App Store or Google Play for a chance to win a limited release magnum of Cabernet...