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The Daily Flight Blog

Everything You Need to Know about Merlot Wine
So many of you count on Cellar Angels to introduce you to the next best thing, and we love that! Sharing our insider knowledge about the untraveled roads and hidden treasures of Napa is definitely our sweet spot. But today, we’re going to spend a moment getting a little nostalgic over an old favorite;...
Top 6 Wine Myths Debunked
With nearly twenty years in the wine industry, first for seven years as a co-owner of a retail wine store in Chicago and the last twelve years as a co-founder of Cellar Angels, I’ve heard my share of crazy wine theories and myths. Whether these are folklore, legends, rumors or simply ignorance, for some...
Surprise & Delight with Gifts That Stand Out Any Time of Year
Gift giving is one of the most satisfying ways to express appreciation and gratitude to a current or prospective client, employee or vendor. But it also can be fraught with frustration. Tripwires are seemingly everywhere! What should I give? How much should I spend? When should I give it? Will the person...
5 Stories of Latino Vintners in Napa Valley | Hispanic Heritage Month
Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15th through October 15th each year. It helps bring awareness to the rich histories, diverse cultures and vital contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. We admire and are...
Wine & Health: Benefits of Drinking Red Wine
What makes wine healthy? Jeff Bost, PAC –a healthcare professional, instructor, author and host of “Living Well” radio segment on WBVP and WMBA– discusses the health benefits of resveratrol found in wine. Since we have an expert on hand, we also ask Jeff for insight into other lifestyle choices...
Sommelier's Tips For Ordering Wine at a Restaurant
On SIP Virtual Wine Tasting & Education episode 103 we get tips for confidently ordering wine in a restaurant from Sommelier Meghan Vandette. It doesn’t have to feel paralyzing when the waiter hands you the wine list at a restaurant. With Meghan’s foolproof guide, you will always feel...
Kitchen Sink Salad Recipe: Rosé Food and Wine Pairing
Kitchen Sink Salad When there is no time to plan for dinner, and the refrigerator is full of this and that, I find that is when the best salads are created. The key? Throw an egg on top! Serves 1 Ingredients: Any available greens – Spinach, lettuce, watercress, etc. Any available veggies –...
Rhône Style Wines: Guide to Rhône Valley Wine Region in France
Rhône Valley, France The Rhône Valley is an Old World Wine Region in France where vineyards have been cultivated for more than 2,000 years. Ancient Greeks first planted vineyards in the region in 400 BC in the area of Marseilles. The Rhône river rises in the Alps and flows 120 miles south to the Mediterranean...
Stuffed Portobello Mushroom with Merlot | Food and Wine Pairing
Stuffed Portobello Mushroom Recipe This recipe is made with ground beef, which can be substituted with riced cauliflower for a vegetarian version.  Serves 4 Ingredients: 2 TBSP EVOO 4 portobello mushroom caps 1 small yellow onion diced 1 clove minced garlic 1 lb ground beef or bison  6 oz tomato paste...
Meet the Winemaker: Jaclynn VanSant Downes of Jaclynn Renee Wines
A winemaker to watch, Jaclynn made her dream a reality and launched her own brand in 2013. She’s since been making award-winning, 90+ rated wines from the finest quality Pinot Noir and Chardonnay fruit of the Russian River Valley and Sonoma Coast. As a family-focused brand, she appreciates the opportunity...
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