Welcome to Anything But Cabernet

Welcome to Anything But Cabernet!   OK, we admit it:  We do love Cabernet Sauvignon.  BUT, it already gets all the airplay it needs.  Right?

Anything But Cabernet  is a tongue & cheek, purposely fun place to talk about all things wine,  but with an emphasis on a range of red varietals.  

AnythingButCabernet.com has a growing collection of articles and resources. We have also partnered with Amazon.com and Wine.com to bring to our readers what we think is best of class wine stuff.  Our resource section features bottles that you'll certainly enjoy, and the Amazon ABC Best of Class Shoppe includes sweet deals on Riedel glassware, Chateau Laguiole, and also great wine books we've enjoyed.  We also have a bulletin board for your comments & recent reviews.   Visit our Wine Articles section for great advice, or look through our Wine Resources section for extended information.

We also have built-in a daily Wine News update. Scroll down to the bottom of this page every day for a one-stop snapshot of what is going on today in the wine world. 

Newest Wine Articles Vault Article. Wine Tasting - Five Tips for Wine Tasting Room Etiquette
Newest Wine Articles Vault Article. First time wine tasters may be a little confused when first entering the tasting room. While wine tastings should be a casual affair, there is a set of rules to follow. Read the five tips below carefully t...
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California’s Other Cabernet - Cabernet Franc

Cabernet Sauvignon, with apologies to Pinot Noir, is arguably the world’s most distinguished red wine grape. It’s the principal red grape of Bordeaux and the sine qua non of the extravagant new SuperTuscans. It&rs...

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A Guide to Rioja

Rioja is a wine that comes from a specific region in Spain. Probably best known for the red wines that are produced in the region there are also white riojas and rase or rosado riojas too. It is in fac...

By: Fiona Muller

Wine Storage Coolers - Tips to Consider When Buying a Wine Cooler

Wine storage coolers for the home are becoming more and more popular these days. Whether you prefer a traditional wine storage cooler for your wine or one of the more technologically advanced refrigeration systems, there are ...

By: Bob Cummins

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It's a gorgeous wine of great complexity and character that relies on Mother Nature and incredible patience to produce. Under Italian law, regular Brunello must be aged for five years befor...

Wine and cheese do go hand in hand, study says

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What to Drink Now: Sonoma Wine Month

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Explore the region of Northern Italy that's home to prosecco

You know prosecco as the fruity Italian bubbly that's a fun and affordable way to celebrate the holidays as well as a bright accompaniment to a light meal. But this popular sparkling white wine...

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