Wine of the Month
Who needs dessert? Here’s a liquid one for all time!! Retail $60.00 One of my favorites ever, this cask aged Port is ready to drink. […]
Charlie Arturaola, sommelier, in residence @ Lynn University. When did you become interested in wine? Where did you study wine? What do students learn […]
Charlie Arturaola has just been honored as the 2012 International Wine and Spirits Competition Communicator of the Year! This award, sponsored by Vinitaly, recognizes an individual whose communication skills in the last 12 months have made an exceptional contribution towards promoting and increasing public awareness and interest in wines and spirits. Charlie is most proud to receive this honor.
The Muscat of Samos AOCMoschato is one of the most selling grapes in the US. The Muscat varietal is the flagship of Samos. The island is located in the eastern Aegean Sea, separated by less than 2 miles from the coast of Turkey, Minor Asia.
Samos ethimology comes from the Phoenicien meaning “rise by the shore’ and it was the land of mathematician Phythagoras. Viticulture has being part of island since Greco-Roman times.