Top wine picks for Earth Day

Dayton Biz Blog, Apr 22, 2015, By Don Baker "When it comes to wine, one of the most important things is the land where the grapes are grown. It is agriculture after all, and so I thought Earth Day was a great time to offer up some recommendations for wines that are earth friendly. Benziger Sonoma County Chardonnay 2013 — Every Benzinger wine carries a third party certification of green farming practices, showing the commitment it makes to the earth. This California white wine is a great value in Chardonnay from Sonoma County and offers up aromas and flavors of peaches, apples and pears. It also has a hint of citrus. It should cost about $16. Benziger Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 — This is another Benzinger wine that is Green Certified, but also packs a punch of flavor. This is a fruity red with loads of cherry, blueberry and plum flavors and aromas. It also has hints of spices. It should cost about $20." To read the full article click here.