Nikiara

The harvest season is well underway and what better way to celebrate than to open a bottle of your favorite wine? At Le Vigne Winery, that often means popping the cork on a Nikiara, our Bordeaux-style blend. For this month’s blog post, we decided to take a close look as to what makes this wine…

Harvest Time @ Le Vigne

“And time yet for a hundred indecisions, And for a hundred visions and revisions, Before the taking of a toast and tea.” Excerpt from The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock by T.S. Eliot Mention the word “harvest” to the winemaker, Terry Culton, anytime between August and November of each year and you will notice…

Wine Barrel 101

Throughout the world, the oak wine barrel remains one of the most recognizable symbols associated with wine. We have romanticized the barrel and the act of aging wine inside of it to such a degree, that after the barrels have been used for their intended purpose they are often turned into tables, chairs, planters, ice…

What makes Le Vigne different?

It’s a question our tasting room hosts are frequently asked…..”What makes Le Vigne different from other wineries”?  While they could talk about our incredible wines, that alone is not what makes us different. They could talk about our extensive cheese selection, available for purchase from the tasting room 7 days a week. They could talk…

What’s in a wine label?

What’s in a wine label? Le Vigne Winery recently released new packaging with our 2019 Rosé of Sangiovese (more on that in a bit) and it got us thinking about the history of wine labels and packaging which we thought we would share for your enjoyment. The evolution of the wine label has come a…

What’s happening at Le Vigne

Like most small, family-owned businesses, we find ourselves in particularly challenging times. Just a few short months ago, who could have imagined the changes we would see in both our personal and professional lives? Terms such as “Winemaker Dinners” and “Enjoy sipping the rosé on the front porch” have been replaced with “Shelter in Place”,…

Wine Enthusiast Ratings: May & June 2018

Le Vigne Winery is proud to present our ratings that are published in the May & June issues of Wine Enthusiast Magazine, the world’s most highly-regarded publication dedicated to wine, food, spirits, & travel.