Many things make a wine great; from the body, flavors, smell, and taste. When it comes to wineries that create the best wines, what is it that makes the winery itself worth visiting? There are many reasons to visit a winery, from buying or tasting the wine to learning how to make your own. But […]
There are many things that make great wine, but above everything else, the differences between wines are specifically based on the type of grape used. There are many different varieties of grapes, and they all have very different characteristics which when turned into wine, have very different flavors and colors. Differentiating between the different types […]
When it comes to wines there are many characteristics that help you tell which wines are good wines, and which are not so good. Everything in the tasting process, from smell to taste is important, and whether your wine is white, red, or in between, you can tell a lot about the wine and the […]
The people of the United States are currently the second highest consumers of wine in the world, taking over Italy; and only second behind France. Surprising, right? It’s even more surprising when you consider that just 50 years ago, most of the wine made in America was considered what we call “jug wine”. Here is […]
Cinco de Mayo party at the winery. Had a group of about 40 people come in and use the facility for their private event. They came in the day before and decorated with balloons, table cloths, banners, sombreros and other fun cinco de Mayo themed things. Grape Beginnings is a great alternative venue for friends […]
Paint and Sips are all the rage – right? We do a paint and sample at Grape Beginnings. Here are some pics of one that we did at the winery with a bunch of people!