Arizona Grape Harvest


Su Vino Winery wants to let the world know about the amazing vintages that are produced each and every year here in our cozy corner of the southwest United States. Arizona wines have been gaining a lot of notoriety with wine aficionados recently and our state is full of patrons who enjoy sampling this local […]

Could the Climate Change Ruin Wine?


Whether you believe the climate is changing or not, the one thing we know for sure is that it is getting hotter in a lot of areas, and because of that we are seeing some major changes to the way wine is and the way it was only even thirty years ago. For the longest […]

Archaeological Industrial Winery


Only a few days ago archeologists in Ramat Bet Shemesh of Israel uncovered a Byzantine era site that has the inklings of an industrial level winery and olive oil factory. Although it looks nothing like our modern era oil and wine factories, especially with most of the walls missing, it houses a number of oil […]

Arizona Wine Harvest Season


Here in the state of Arizona we’re nearing harvest time, which is one of the best times to get to know a region’s particular vintage. Su Vino Winery. wants to pass along some information to its blog readers about a unique way to learn about all the fabulous wines that the Southwest has to offer. […]

Cheap and Cheerful Wine


Do you prefer big, in-your-face wines? On the other hand, do lighter wines get your gears turning? The beautiful thing about wine is that there’s something for everyone; you literally have your pick of the litter – red, white, French, German, swampy, airy, etc. The list is, well, exhaustive. And with trends in wine coming […]

When Wine Consumption is Up, Violent Crime is Down

Recent studies have just put together a bizarre factoid that will make wine lovers everywhere smile ear to ear. Wine consumption and violent crime rates are related. When wine consumption is up, violent crime is down and vice versa.   The Pearson correlation coefficient (R) for rates in the U.S. for the last 30 years […]

Wine Sold in Cartons?

Wine drinkers are loathe to consider drinking their favorite vintage out of anything other than glass. There are some aficionados who wouldn’t be caught dead drinking a fine merlot out of a plastic cup. Sales of boxed wine are always fairly strong, but these wines are often considered to be cheaper or of lesser quality. […]

The United States Wine Industry

The international wine industry is expected to garner over $292 billion this year. That will bring the market volume up to 22.1 billion liters, a 3.5% increase in the last five years. The European Union is still the leading contributor to the wine market, controlling 75% of shares.   That being said, Kriter Patriarche is […]

Counterfeit Wine and the Holiday Season

This could very well be in the season of wine. Between Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve, many Americas across the nation will be consuming large amounts of vino. Whether it is a wholesome family dinner or romantic date with your loved one, chances are you’ll be drinking wine. At Su Vino Winery, we know […]

Wine-growing, climate change and Scottsdale AZ

The climate is changing. The environment is transforming before our very eyes. Although there will always be a heated debate concerning climate change, we must consider the possibility that something dire is happening. If recent erratic storms are any indication, we should prepare ourselves for the worst. While not as significant as other effects, climate […]