Tag: Gloria Ferrer

Santa's Sparklers

A long-time red wine fan, I’ve recently become infatuated with sparkling wines (which are the complete opposite of my beloved Barolos and Brunellos style-wise).  What’s not to love?  Sparkling wines are light, refreshing, easily paired with almost any food, and bring extra celebratory glitz to any occasion. They also come in a fascinating array of... Read more »

WindVane Breezes into Chicago

What do you get when a historically famous sparkling wine company tries their hand at releasing the still wines that go into their sparkling wines?  Enter WindVane which is the brainchild of Steven Urberg who is the long-time winemaker for Gloria Ferrer. Sparkling wines are typically produced from grapes which are more neutral in aromas,... Read more »