Gov. Ralph Northam announced Monday that New Kent Winery plans to buy an extra 120 tons of Virginia grapes during the next three years to increase its output. The winery plans to spend $715,000 and create seven new jobs as part of the expansion.
Wine expert Scott Greenberg believes that sherry has been the victim of old-fashioned advertising. But not all sherries are created equal, and some are definitely more equal than others. Here are some of his picks.
Loudoun County currently has 1,259 farms covering 121,932 acres, and agricultural products run the gamut. A USDA farm census finds Loudoun to be Virginia’s leader in several areas.
The Alentejo region of Portugal is known as the country’s “bread basket,” and it’s considered by many to be the hottest place in Europe to grow grapes, both figuratively and literally. That’s where you can find some competitively priced reds and whites from Casa Relvas, a small “farm-to-table” winemaker.
If you’re interested in acquiring some of the best wines in the world, you might be interested to know that the least expensive way to buy them is to buy them before they’re actually on the store shelf.
In this “Wine of the Week,” WTOP’s Scott Greenberg explores the vintages in Oregon’s Willamette Valley.
On Halloween, it’s not just the little costume-clad marauders who want a treat; its the grown-ups too. WTOP wine expert Scott Greenberg shares his picks for tasty wines with seasonally-appropriate names that you can share with friends and neighbors when the doorbell rings.
WTOP wine expert Scott Greenberg is mapping out several pasta recipes for the fall and winter seasons, then decoding which wines will be the perfect accompaniment for his ritual Sunday night dinners.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.