Carmenere Day

Carmenere Day. November 24  to commemorate its rediscovery in Chile 24 years ago. 15% off a Carmenere kit. This opulent and rich wine; Carménère boasts the luscious flavours of red cherries […]

Beaujolais Noveau Day

Beaujolais Noveau Day! November 17, 2022.  Beaujolais is the third Thursday in November, It is a light red wine made with Gamay Noir grapes and ment to be drank in […]

Merlot Day

It’s Merlot month! One of the Noble Grapes. So Merlot can certainly hold its own but it also plays an important role in blends, especially together with Cabernet Sauvignon where […]

Tempranillo Day

Tempranillo wine is an important black grape as it is the  most-grown grape in the whole of Spain. Tempranillo wine is often blended with  Grenache or “Garnacha Spanish”, to create […]

Carignan Day

Carignan Wine: How This Humble Red Is Making a Comeback McKenzie Hagan | December 07, 2020 As a red wine lover,  there’s one red wine you might not know much […]

International Pinotage day

The Pinotage Association states that “there is so much to talk about when the topic of Pinotage comes up. From historic tales of creation – merging Pinot Noir and Hermitage […]

International Pinotage Day

Second Saturday in October International Pinotage Day   The Pinotage Association states that “there is so much to talk about when the topic of Pinotage comes up. From historic tales of creation – […]

International Grenache Day

September 17, 2022 Grenache and Garnacha are the same thing.Grenache is the name in France, Garnacha is the name in Spain. 15% off of Grenache Kits at Village Craft Winemaker

Tempranillo Day

15% off Tempranillo Kit on This day Tempranillo is a black grape variety widely grown to make full-bodied red wines in its native Spain. Tempranillo is the fourth-most planted variety […]