Central Coast AVA
Learn about great wines from the Central Coast AVA of California with this archive of wine articles from Opening a Bottle.
Scar of the Sea’s Stoner-Friendly Pét-Nat
475 Words (Or So) on a Funky Find from the Central Coast
Good Living with a California Cabernet Franc
225 Words (Or So) On a Wine I Nearly Guzzled
Overlooked by Wine Enthusiast: Qupé Maxtap Cuvée
Ahh, the 100-point system for scoring wine. Is there a taller lightning rod in wine circles than...
Qupé Syrah Goes to the Rafters
This past winter, I rediscovered Syrah via the red wines of the Northern Rhône River, most notably...
Black & White & Red All Over: Syrah-Viognier
I’ve been ignoring New World wines on Opening a Bottle lately, probably because I’m going through a roots phase...