Robyn Piper

Wine Time, Exploring non-traditional grape varieties.

June 4, 2019

Grenache – it is thought Grenache originated in Spain, and surprisingly...

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Wine Time, The World’s Oldest Wine Producing Nation

May 7, 2019

Georgia is a little country located between Europe and Asia bordering Russia...

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Wine Time, Glasses ain’t glasses!

April 9, 2019

We recently bought ourselves some deliciously beautiful wine glasses that claim...

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Wine Time, What does “well balanced wine” mean?

March 5, 2019

I find myself using the expression “well balanced” in the tasting room...

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Wine Time, Your nose knows!

October 31, 2018

Did you know your sense of smell can tell you more about wine than your taste...

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Budburst, Wine Time

October 1, 2018

Budburst in the vineyard is one of those things that always brings a sense of...

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A taste of a bad week

September 7, 2018

Going to move away from wine this month and share the taste of a bad week on...

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The Changing Climate – Wine Time

July 6, 2018

For the many of us whose livelihood is connected directly to the land and what...

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Drink Now or Not? – Wine Time

April 5, 2018

Many of us believe that wine needs to age prior to drinking but if you have...

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Wine Cocktails – Wine Time

January 11, 2018

For the summer months many of us really want our drinks to be icy cold and...

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Robyn Piper & Steve Attkins

January 10, 2011

Steve Attkins and his wife Robyn are the owners of Great Lakes Winery – a...

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