The Wine Feed Blog

Best of 2013 at The Wine Feed

2013 at The Wine Feed was such an amazing year! Thank you all so much for your support, and for shopping with us throughout the year. The year culminated with The Wine Feed moving into our new space at 602 Glenwood Avenue, but there was a lot to be excited about before then as well. Here’s a recap of The Wine Feed milestones and customer favorites from 2013. Most Popular Wines of 2013. Two Spanish wines stole the show in 2013: the Honoro Vera Monastrell and the Altozano Verdejo & Sauvignon Blanc. At only $10 each, these two wines were… Read more »

A Taste of France, By Way of South America

This article is a reprint of an article Laura wrote for the Triangle Downtowner. Over the past 20 years, South American wines have gained immense popularity on wine store shelves and restaurant wine lists. Chile, Argentina, and Uruguay produce wines from a variety of internationally popular grapes, such as Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay, but South America has also become famous for resurrecting several obscure French grape varieties that have flourished in the continent’s wide variety of unique terroirs. European grapes first made their way to South America by route of missionaries and conquistadores in the 1500s, who planted mainly Spanish… Read more »

Pairing the Perfect Wines with Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays, and no matter how you spend it — sharing a pleasant meal with your family, watching football, or fighting with your in-laws — you are going to need some wine!  This blog will help you find the perfect bottle to pair with your turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, and cranberry sauce. Despite the fact that everyone finishes Thanksgiving dinner at the point of being painfully full, in moderation the dishes at Thanksgiving are not particularly heavy. There’s no steak, no red wine sauces, no braised lamb. But, on the other hand, Thanksgiving… Read more »