Meet Marilee Bramhall of iola wines and taste her delectable selection of French wines for our first ever virtual tasting.

Talk to Marilee Bramhall about the vines and wines while you sip and savor at home. You can read more about both Marilee and iola wines in our January issue of Basil & Salt Magazine Please note this first tasting is only available in the following states due to iola wines shipping schedule. Also please… Read More Meet Marilee Bramhall of iola wines and taste her delectable selection of French wines for our first ever virtual tasting.

Vine Buzz with Jack Chase; Looking at Wine around the World through Rose’ Colored Glasses

Author:  Jack Chase Mention “Pink” wine in conversation and a very interesting look of disapproval come across faces. Why this reaction to Rose’?  It is the stereotype surrounding White Zinfandel and I am here to let you know, the “Pink” wines, are not all sweet. In fact, they can be some of the most approachable,… Read More Vine Buzz with Jack Chase; Looking at Wine around the World through Rose’ Colored Glasses

Vine Buzz with Jack Chase; Whites, Wines with Body and Complexity

Author:  Jack Chase I find myself wanting to write just a little about those white wines that tend to bring something very special to the table. Quite often, I drink these wines with food, but not always. My suggestion for this week is to look for wines from Italy, France, South Africa and New Zealand.… Read More Vine Buzz with Jack Chase; Whites, Wines with Body and Complexity