white wine

Riesling grapes
The Essential Guide to German Riesling and More

Riesling, pronounced ‘reece-ling’, is an aromatic white wine grape of German descent dating back to…

SOMM TV Staff: Our Most Memorable Wines of 2021

It’s the end of the year which means it’s time to take stock and reflect.…

best wine glasses
Settling the Shape Debate: The Best Wine Glasses To Use at Home

From flutes to goblets, stems to stemless, and a plethora of shapes and sizes in…

Gavi Piemonte
Why the Terroir in Gavi Is Prime for Making White Wine

The rolling hills of Piemonte provide a plethora of delicious, world-renowned wines. From Barolo and…

Pinot Grigio grape variety
Pinot Grigio: 4 Things To Know About This Pink-Skinned Grape

Pinot Grigio is a wine of many hues and synonyms. From lemon to copper to…

albariño
Albariño: The Flagship White Grape of Northwest Spain

Let’s talk about Tom and Jerry, peanut butter and jam, and Albariño and Rias Baixas.…

Chardonnay wine grape - SOMM TV
Chardonnay: The World’s Most Popular White Wine Grape

For the general wine-drinking public, Chardonnay is somewhat of a polarizing varietal. It’s often due…