Benelux wine trends for 2019

The wine world will not stand still in 2019 either. On the contrary. At Wineproof we see the following 5 trends in our Benelux market.   Less alcohol Overripe grapes, a lot of extraction and associated alcohol levels have since long been a thing of the past. But this year we are going one step…

Suave, Soave Classico, 2017

Wineproof Wine of the Day Appearance: This wine is clear with a deep lemon color. Nose: The nose of this Garganega based glass is clean and has medium aromas of red apple, peach, elderflower, fresh herb, pineapple, almonds and wet stones. Palate: It is a dry wine and it has a medium (+) acidity. The…

New York Wines

New York Wine County is located in the northeast of the United States and has 373 wineries that all do their best to make tasty and internationally marketable wines. The winemakers traditionally call their wines ‘with a new world attitude’. The name of the area refers of course to the state but few people know…

Belgian wines

In Belgium, around 2000 hectolitres of wine are produced every year. In volume terms it does not represent anything internationally, but the development of Belgian viticulture has been extremely interesting in recent years. We checked this in a fascinating Wineproof tasting session.   Here too, and especially in the Meuse Valley, the Romans brought vines…