Wines from Uruguay, California’s best, wine-infused popcorn, and more … for this Thirsty Thursday

Each Thirsty Thursday we help you get ready for the weekend ahead with a round up of the best wine reviews and pairings from your fave winos, oenophiles and beyond . . .


  • Wine tasting notes: reds for a barbecue summer ::link::
  • Uruguay Part I: Small Country Makes Big, Flavorful Wines ::link::
  • Wine Rack: Perfect summer pairings with fish
  • How to Pair Wine With Seafood ::link::
  • Vic Poulos: Serve your summer wine at right temperature
  • A great moment in California wine and 7 wines that prove it ::link::


A Curious Coupling … That Works

Wine-Infused Popcorn

“So there is this New York City artisan popcorn purveyor called Populence—their product will set you back more than Orville Redenbacher and a few shakes of garlic powder… but on the other hand: raspberry popcorn. Recently we were asked if we wanted to try their newest offering: wine-infused popcorn, which they offered to send along with Kim Crawford wine (the wine producer who collaborated with them on this snack).”