Must-Know Wine Basics: Advanced Wine Guide
I remember my first wine tasting. The instructor was like “What do you taste?” I was like “umm… wine.” Thunderous roar of laughter. Needless...
In this Advanced Wine Guide we will be discussing the acidity of wine, tannins and the finish. There are different types of acidity in wine. Some occur naturally during the growing of the grapes and some happens during the wine-making process. Grapes grown in a colder climate tend to have higher acidity...
The Wine Blend Trend
Are wine blends a fleeting fancy or are blended wines here to stay?
Wine blends are all around us You could call it “Group Loveâ – or, more appropriately, “Grape Love.” If you look on the shelves of a liquor store or wine shop, it seems wines are a lot less monogamous when it comes to the grape varieties inside. While wine purists may think it is sacrilege, blending...
About the Producer
Valdobbiadene, Treviso, Italy
We believe it is possible to make great wines in the Veneto at everyday prices that express the character of both the grape variety and the land. Alpha Zeta was created in 1999 by UK wine importer, David Gleave MW, and New Zealand winemaker, Matt Thomson with this belief in mind. They realised that...