sustainability

Supporting Sustainability in Wine

One of the recent changes that some may have noticed around the Shop is the increased emphasis on sustainability. There are tons of certifications that wineries can choose (and not choose) to put on their labels that say something about their attempts at sustainability. Here are some of the certifications that you will see on Read more about Supporting Sustainability in Wine[…]

organic, natural, biodynamic

What’s the difference? Organic? Natural? Biodynamic? Sustainable?

Here is a quick-and-dirty guide to some of the words and logos that you will see on wine labels at the Crystal City Wine Shop: Organic: TheĀ U.S. government regulates use of the term “organic,” and they areĀ labelled according to very specific guidelines. You will see two types of organic wines: those made from certified organically Read more about What’s the difference? Organic? Natural? Biodynamic? Sustainable?[…]