• Oregon Pinot Noir

    Last year I was fortunate to attend a seminar here in New York City entitled, "The Multiple Personalities of Oregon Pinot Noir." It was in part responsible...


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  • How to Calculate the Alcohol Content of Cocktails

    If you're like us, you're more interested in drinking than doing math. However, for home mixologists who want to geek out, here's a little simple cocktail...


  • Blasted Church

    Recently I was searching for some wine labels to use in an article and I came across artist Chris Sickels, who created the wine labels for the British...


  • 8 Great Wines of Portugal's Alentejo

    The Alentejo is the heart of Portugal, centrally located with rolling hills pushed up against the border with steamy Spain. This broad, relatively...


  • Portuguese Reds

    I’ve been a big fan of the red wines of Portugal for years and they continue to impress me not only for the sheer quality, but also for the value. So many...


  • 15 Top Barolos

    These notes are from a March 2011 tasting that was organized by The Wine Advocate’s Antonio Galloni. We tasted along with 15 of Piedmont’s top producers...


  • New Wine Scoring System!

    In a surprise announcement scheduled for Monday, several major wine review journals will unveil a tweak to the established 100-point wine rating scale. With...


  • Festa del Barolo

    This past weekend I was fortunate to be able to attend Antonio Galloni’s Festa del Barolo. Antonio, in case you did not know, is the rising star of the...


  • Black Rose

    With spring ever so tentatively upon us, why not turn to blooms for drink inspiration this season? And if you're looking for a twist on the classic vodka...


  • 12 Great Chardonnays

    2007 Perception Sonoma Coast Chardonnay Sangiacomo Vineyard 14.3%, $55: Lots of caramel and smoky hickory nuts and raw almonds on the nose over floral-tinged...


  • Chardonnay Spring Lineup

    With the weather warming up (even if erratically), it’s definitely time to begin to add more white wine back into our daily rotation. It’s not quite time...


  • Cool-Climate Wines from California

    Greg La Follette. It’s a name you might know and if you’re a fan of California wine, it’s a name you should know. Greg has spent time developing and...


  • 7 Great Wines from La Follette

    2008 Lorenzo Vineyard Russian River Valley Chardonnay: Smoky and nutty on the nose with a rather assertive vanilla bean overlay and lots of acid-driven,...


  • Drink Recipes That Glow

    I'm often asked how to make glow-in-the-dark cocktails. This can't really be done, but you can make blacklight reactive drinks and use glow-in-the-dark...


  • Cheeky Wine Labels

    Wine is supposed to be fun, right? Well, that's what I've been preaching, and while I fully recognize that there is a time for solemnity while exploring...


  • Pioneering Winemaking in Oregon

    Brooks Wines, and in particular its late founder, Jimi Brooks, have together had a profound impact on the Oregon wine scene. He was a native Oregonian who...


  • 12 Top Wines from Brooks

    2008 Amycas 13.1%, $15: Very aromatic with notes of honey, sage and lychee. In the mouth, this shows great tension with a slightly nutty core with bright...


  • The Lost Vines of Ancient Toro

    In the age of mobile phones, CNN and foursquare, the idea of lost tribes and civilizations is something that even the most ardent of National Geographic...


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