Wine Blog

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Wine Blog

Every week, Ray blogs about all things wine! Any wine and food pairings mentioned in Ray’s weekly blog will also be featured specials that week at Cuvée Ray! It’s the perfect way to expand your knowledge about the world of wine and to learn about upcoming featured wines at Cuvée Ray.


Hooray for Cuvée!
Hooray for Cuvée!
No, this isn’t a blog about Cuvée Ray. But it does go to the meaning of “Cuvée” and more importantly the wines that can be…
Wine Is Like A Hamburger
Wine Is Like A Hamburger
Wine isn’t complicated!! And its enjoyment doesn’t belong to some elite club (even though some folks try to make it that way by employing incomprehensible…
GSM Rocks Rock!
GSM Rocks Rock!
That’s not a typo in the title of this week’s blog…a blog that focuses on rocks. Yes rocks, those things on the ground that are…
Wines of the Loire Valley: Diversity Rules!
Wines of the Loire Valley: Diversity Rules!
Diversity is a good thing in just about every way. Including in wine regions. And the wines of the Loire Valley are the epitome of…
Food and Wine Pairing Troubles?  KISS Them Goodbye
Food and Wine Pairing Troubles? KISS Them Goodbye
Enjoying the perfect wine/food pairing can really be an amazing experience. But there is so much that can go into something like that: The taste…
Confessions of a wine Locust, a.k.a. Want to find a good value Cabernet? Try Merlot.
Confessions of a wine Locust, a.k.a. Want to find a good value Cabernet? Try Merlot.
I am a member of a group of wine consumers that are the locusts of value wines. We descend on a wine that we perceive…
Wine And Wet Leather? It’s All In The Nose Of The Beholder...
Wine And Wet Leather? It’s All In The Nose Of The Beholder...
Wine and Wet Leather We have all seen them. Those completely ridiculous descriptions of wine: “A lovely wine with exotic blackberry notes, exhibiting a hint…
Is there a relationship between wine price and quality? Ask a Wagyu Cow!
Is there a relationship between wine price and quality? Ask a Wagyu Cow!
The relationship between wine price and quality… The massages, the coddling, the special diets. Life as a Wagyu cow is pretty amazing (except for that…