Midwest Veraison by Dileep Gangolli

November 23, 2017

When I first delved into the wine industry by launching our tour business, Windy City Tour Company, and distribution business, Evanston Cellars, I took it upon myself to learn about wine making styles both locally in the Midwest and around the world. As anyone might ex...

April 5, 2017

I just bought a newly published book by the author Bianca Bosker titled "Cork Dork".  It's a book about the wine industry and the expert sommeliers who are considered the Priests of the High Temple with regards to wine. I look forward to reading the book in the coming...

March 7, 2017

Yes I run wine trail tours around Chicago and yes the quality of the wine that my clients and guests taste is important.

But more important to their overall experience and perception of the tour are several other factors and as we begin our sixth season of hosting wine...

January 14, 2017

I am currently traveling in India for three weeks.  Between stops to visit family, we are sightseeing and enjoying getting out of the Chicago cold!

I am looking forward to visiting the Sula Winery in Nasik next week.  I bet most of you reading this column don't realize...

July 13, 2016

By all accounts, this summer promises to be a good one for grape growers in the Midwest.  After several brutal winters which had a negative impact on grape harvests, it seems that the ship has been righted and that we can expect good yields for most (if not all) variet...

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