Friday, February 8, 2013

Cordial Wine Shop in Union Market

Push back against sameness and predictability, a symptom of the wine world these days, go for nourishing your intellect and exploring your soul...I know we all may fall victim to our addiction to "safe" wines, meaning we stick to what we know, we lean toward buying brand name wines, wines adorned with high scores, or a myriad of other factors; but something is growing in the wine biz, and its the grassroots movement to embrace originality from small production wineries (or big), namely wineries that preserve terroir, pureness and uniqueness in their wines. One of the mavericks supplying the wine world with such gems is Eric Rohleder, who just opened his first artisanal wine and beer shop in Union Market. Read more at my posting on Capital Cooking with Lauren DeSantis