The Bonsai Vines of Pepe Mendoza

The Bonsai Vines of Pepe Mendoza

Alicante in Spain is now emerging as a high-quality wine region, led by winegrowers like Pepe Mendoza. Why is this happening now? Furthermore, how do his vines resemble Bonsai? The Alicante wine region When Alicante is mentioned, we usually think of the Costa Blanca...
RAW Wine NYC: The Dinners and After-Parties

RAW Wine NYC: The Dinners and After-Parties

If you haven’t heard yet, here’s the good news: RAW Wine Fair, the natural wine expo originally founded in London, is popping-up in Bushwick this weekend, Sun + Mon Nov 6-7 (99 Scott Av in Brooklyn, a 5-minute walk from the Jefferson L Train). There’s still time to...
Spotted At Millesime Bio 2016

Spotted At Millesime Bio 2016

At Millesime Bio 2016, which took place at the end of January, we asked Languedoc wine maven Louise Hurren to share some of her experiences from the show. Here's some of what she saw, with photos by Ken Payton. Two stars of southern France’s organic firmament. André...