Our Journey

We all know that beer needs to be aged to be great.  It is likely one of the biggest steps in the production process next to the fermentation tanks!  However, what type of barrel is the best for aging?  How do different barrels affect the...

Key Largo, the furthest south you can possibly go while remaining the continental U.S., is one of the biggest hot spots in the country.  From the absolutely gorgeous sunsets (as featured above) to the outstanding nightlife, this part of Florida is one of the biggest...

Here's why you may want to consider trying a craft beer that was aged in a wine barrel or cask. Everyone seems to know that many Imperial Stouts are aged in bourbon barrels.  In fact, I have written about bourbon barrel-aged craft beers before.  Sometimes you...

Today in our tour of the world's Riesling vineyards, we come to Germany, a country that is steeped in historical muse and culture.  Schloss Vollrads Wine Estate, located in Oestrich-Winkel, Germany, is a place of wonder, dedication, and some of the best premium wines in Germany....

The future is a scary thought for some, but this is mostly due to the direction the world seems to be heading.  Pollution, unstable economies, and a bleak social outlook seem to be overtaking the landscape, creating a dull view of what could be a...

Chateau Canon is located in Saint Emilion, an absolutely breathtaking region of France that is well known for producing some of the most delicious premium wines in the entire world.  The winemakers of this region follow tradition closely and their experience is deferred to by budding...

When it comes to homeopathic beliefs, the winemakers at La Maison Carrée have established this as one of the most eco-friendly vineyards of the world.  Their belief in herbal treatments of the vines, natural environment adaptation and proper aging of their wines has created a product truly...

Today on our trip around the world's vineyards, we come to Austria.  That's right, Austria.  While some would never think of this lovely country in terms of wine and spirits, they would be missing out on some great premium wines and gorgeous, well-established vineyards like...

In the heart of Portugal, you can find a variety of delights, including a rich culture, heart-warming atmosphere, and delicious premium wines.  At Quinta do Tedo you can find a variety of products being created, including premier ports, premium wines, and even excellent cold-pressed olive...