Tokay

Types of White Wine: Tokay

Types of White Wine: Tokay

Tokay is a word which can refer to any of several different grape varietals, wine-producing regions or types of wines, but it is most commonly used to refer to a type of wine which is produced in the Tokaj-Hegyalja region of Hungary.  This region encompasses a small plateau which is located near the Carpathian Mountains.  The soil where the grapes are grown is volcanic in nature and contains high ... »

An Introduction to Sweet White Wine

An Introduction to Sweet White Wine

Few beverages have such a great historical tradition behind them and such classy modern associations as wine.  If you’re just getting into drinking wine, you’ll quickly discover that sweet white wine is one of the most common types and also one of the most accessible for beginners.  Sweet white wine is actually a whole category of wines; these include ice wines, Moscato wines, Sauternes, Tokay, la... »