Clean Crafted

Histamine reaction

I used to get flush when I drank many red wines.  Over the years I kept eliminating tasty wines from my shopping list and looked for ones that didn't give me a reaction.   I don't drink enough to get a wine hangover, so what was it?  Was it an allergic reaction?  Recently I've looked… Continue reading Histamine reaction

Wine reviews

2016 Middle Jane Zinfandel

Official description:  Deeply colored with boysenberry, cherry and a hint of clove on the nose followed by ripe, smoothly textured flavors of blackberry jam, plum and sweet spice.  Pairs well with barbecue, pizza and gouda. Did you know that Zinfandel was long considered "America's wine and vine"?  Personally, I tend to think of other reds… Continue reading 2016 Middle Jane Zinfandel