Wine

wine temperatures.
Tips: Hosting with Wine

Ideal serving Temperature for Wines

Learn which temperatures you should serve your favorite wines at for optimal flavors and aromas.

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Wine for dinner parties.
Tips: Hosting with Wine

4 Fabulous Dinner Party Ideas with Wine

Love hosting dinner parties? Sommelier Rachel Thralls shares four great dinner party ideas for those that love wine!

It's time to get creative with your dinner party plans! We've got some tips and tricks for hosting four fabulous dinner parties all incorporating great wine ideas!

What’s not to love about a dinner party filled with food and wine?

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A man sniffing a glass of white wine.
Wine Hacks

Wine Faults and how to sniff them out

Learn how to determine if your wine is damaged through smell.

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Three bottles and glasses.
Tips: Hosting with Wine

How to Host a Wine Tasting Party

Want to wow your friends and family? Learn how to host a wine tasting party.

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Wine sediment.
Wine Hacks

What's in my wine?

Ever had something floating in your wine? Before you throw it out read up on what it could be.

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Wine expiration date.
Wine 101

How Long Does Wine Last?

Learn how long lasts and how to store it for optimal freshness.

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Wine 101

Tasting Tips

Not sure how to approach a wine tasting? Learn how with these helpful tips from Francis Ford Coppola Winery Winemaker Francois Cordesse.

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Wine 101

Does vintage really matter?

Learn how a wine can be made one year and the next year with the same varietal (grape kind) from the same place and turn out different!

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Chef for Everyday Life

Pizza & Rosso

Dial up the recipe for the classic pizza and wine pairing.

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Chef for Everyday Life

Chips & Salsa

Wine with Chips & Dip. Taco night made easy.

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Chef for Everyday Life

Hot Dog & Pinot Grigio

A basic but perfect pairing for an American classic.

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Chef for Everyday Life

Popcorn & Pinot Grigio

Movie night meal as simple as 1, 2, 3. Just pop, pour, and play.

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Chef for Everyday Life

PB & J with Rosso

A simple sandwich recipe to pair with wine. Because some nights the most important part of dinner is what's in the glass.

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Who What Wine Pair

Who What Wine Pair: Sandwiches, Part 2

Watch as our CEO & Chief Winemaker Corey Beck pairs sandwich favorites and Coppola wines on the spot in part two of our first episode of our new series “Who, What, Wine, Pair.”

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Who What Wine Pair

Who What Wine Pair: Sandwiches, Part 1

Watch as our CEO & Chief Winemaker Corey Beck pairs sandwich favorites and Coppola wines on the spot in the very first episode of our new series “Who, What, Wine, Pair.”

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Who What Wine Pair

Who What Wine Pair: Chips & Dips

Watch as our CEO & Chief Winemaker Corey Beck classes up snack time by pairing Coppola wines with well-known chip brands in this episode of our new series “Who, What, Wine, Pair.”

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Who What Wine Pair

Who What Wine Pair: Fast Food Burgers

Fast Food Burgers and Wine? You better believe it. Watch as our CEO & Chief Winemaker Corey Beck matches Coppola wines with some of the most popular fast food burgers in this episode of our new series “Who, What, Wine, Pair.”

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Who What Wine Pair

Who What Wine Pair: Sushi

Watch as our CEO & Chief Winemaker Corey Beck pairs sushi and Coppola wines in this episode featuring special guest Eleanor Coppola.

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Wine 101

Barrel Aging

Learn what it means to barrel age wine and why it's so important to the winemaking process.

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A table full of empty wine glasses.
Wine 101

Why Do Wines Get Scored and Why Should I Care?

Learn about wine scores you see or hear about in the grocery stores and why they're important.

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In the Kitchen with: Andrew Rea

Caldo De Res | Diamond Adventures with Andrew Rea

Andrew Rea of "Binging with Babish" get us ready for summer with a collection of delicious recipes paired with Diamond Collection wines.

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Wine barrels.
Wine 101

What are Toast Levels?

Toast levels in wine barrels impart many different flavors and aromas in wine. This easy to use infographic will show you which flavors and aromas are imparted by various toast levels.

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Wine rack.
Wine Hacks

Storing Wine: Tips for Storing in a Small Place/Apartment

How to start your own wine cellar when you live in a small place.

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Basil, cheese and tomatoes.
Expert Wine Pairings

How to Pair Basil with Wine

Basil is a summer favorite and it's flexible nature allows it to be used in many ways. Learn more about this "royal" herb and what wines to pair it with.

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Grilled Corn and Tomato Pizza.
Recipes we love right now

Grilled Corn and Tomato Pizza Recipe

From our friends at eMeals, a wonderful pizza recipe that pairs beautifully with our Sofia Rosé

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Lemon Oregano Grilled Chicken with Diamond Collection Pavilion Chardonnay.
Recipes we love right now

Lemon-Oregano Grilled Chicken

From our friends at eMeals, a delicious grilled chicken recipe to enjoy alongside our Diamond Collection Pavilion Chardonnay.

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A sunny vineyard.
Wine 101

Grape growing and seasonality

Learn what is happening every season and expand your understanding past harvest (crush) time of the year!

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A closeup of the Francis Coppola Director's Sonoma County Merlot label.
Wine Hacks

Decoding a Wine Label at the Grocery Store

A wine label is more than just a pretty face. Our winemaker Humberto Berlanga explains.

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Group toasting with wine glasses and bottles of Claret and Pavilion.
Wine 101

Wine Dictionary

Ever wonder what the wine terms mean? We have a list of some of the most common wine terms, what they mean and when to use them.

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Bottle of Virginia Dare Hard Apple Cider and a glass on a sunny patio.
Wine 101

Fermenting at Home

Discover the similarities of making wine, beer and cider and what makes each process unique.

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Wine 101

How Do You Drink Canned Wine?

Winemaker Tondi Bolkan discusses all things canned wine, including the story behind our Sofia Minis.

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Picnic at the beach.
Tips: Hosting with Wine

How to enjoy wine but still have a healthy lifestyle

How to enjoy wine and still have a healthy lifestyle

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Four hands toasting with glasses of red wine with string lights in the background.
Wine 101

Wine at Your Holiday Table

When faced with many different food options, it’s hard to know which wine to pick. It’s time to break it down it for you so you will have the perfect wines to serve with your delicious holiday meal this year!

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Red wine being pour into a pot with a Mulled wine kit.
Classic Cocktail Recipes

Cozy Up With Mulled Wine and Coppola This Winter Season

Mulled wine is like the holidays all wrapped up and poured into a single glass. It's festive and delicious, it's full of warmth, and it makes your heart sing with joy. This spiced hot beverage is the perfect holiday drink — not only because it features wine, but also because it's incredibly versatile.

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Grilling Favorites

Grilled Chicken with Grilled Spinach, Baby Potatoes, and Lemon

Warmer weather brings us to grilling season! Whether you happen to be poolside, like Chef Tim and our winemaker or you need something easy, but delicious to entertain a few friends

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Grilling Favorites

Grilled New York Steak with Summer Squash and Chimichurri

You can’t go through grilling season without indulging in a classic steak and cabernet sauvignon pairing. Isn’t that a rule somewhere?

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Bottle of Rosé on ice surrounded by strawberries and popsicles.
Grilling Favorites

Rosé Popsicles

Your favorite summer wine, in popsicle form! The vibrant notes of freshly picked fruit from the Diamond Collection Rosé are even more pronounced by the fresh strawberries in this recipe.

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Wine Tasting At Home

Diamond Collection Rosé of Pinot Noir

This rosé offers juicy fruit flavors of tangerine, honeydew melon, and apricot, beautifully balanced by crisp, natural acidity. 

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Wine Tasting At Home

Diamond Collection Chardonnay

Enjoy bright flavors of pear, tropical fruit and citrus, with alluring aromas of spice and toasted oak, and finishes with a light creamy texture.

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Wine Tasting At Home

Diamond Collection Pinot Noir

This Pinot Noir boasts a silky texture and dazzling perfume of crushed raspberries, rose petals, and tea leaves, followed by luscious flavors of plums, strawberries, and spice.

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Wine Tasting At Home

Diamond Collection Cabernet Sauvignon

A Cabernet Sauvignon that is highly concentrated with aromas of blackberries, cherries, and spice, with flavors of plums, currants, dried herbs, and toasted oak.

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