Hi, I am a sustainability and management consultant with a background in interior design and design management. As an eco design enthusiast, I believe that green is the future of our industry and it should be second nature to our design concept and intent. This blog is my way of sharing my passion for design, sustainability and great creations with you.
Eco Thinking - Night out in NYC: Biodynamic Wines
Date night or just want to have a drink in the city, why not try out some Biodynamic wines. Counter is an organic wine & martini bar located at 105 1st Ave between 6th and 7th street. They have a wide selection of Biodynamic wines. Check them out at www.counternyc.com.
As all kinds of products are going green from organic foods to cleaning products. The wine industry is seeing changes as well as a lot of Organic and Biodynamic wines are hitting the market place. If you don’t know what Biodynamic wines are, here is a little info. Biodynamic wines are wines that go a step further then organic wine. They are not only 100% organic, the grower has gone beyond to try to bring the farming process more closely in tune with nature. For instance, biodynamic wine growers may make their own compost and the fruit is grown without chemical killers of insects and weeds and without chemical fertilizers or fungicides. The wine also is monitored throughout its entire production process. Cade winery is a vineyard that makes biodynamic wines and is also striving to be the 1st LEED gold certified vineyard. Check out the website at www.cadewinery.com
If you are not out in Manhattan and want to check out some Biodynamic wines then check out these 6 different vineyards.
If you like to try new things, try tasting some Biodynamic wines and let me know what you think. If you are interested in learning more about Biodynamics check out the book "What is Biodynamics? A Way to Heal and Revitalize the Earth..."