Essays on Wine
Take a deeper dive on why wines matter in life with this archive of essays on wine from writer Kevin Day of Opening a Bottle.
On Expertise, Discovery and Campania Wines
A Few Musings (And a Delicious Wine I Wish You Could Find) to Start 2019
Select Wine Writings from Editor-in-Chief Kevin Day
48 Hours in Verona, Wine Words to Avoid, and the Role of Dolcetto in the Langhe Wine...
How to Introduce Your Beer-Loving Friends to Wine
Answer: Let Them Re-Introduce You to Beer First
Rosé Has Been A Waste of My Time
A Streak of Crappy Wine Has Me Considering Why Most Rosé Sucks
Drinking a Wildfire: Adventures with a Smoky Vintage
A Small Case Study with Three Wines from 2008
Millésima Blog Awards Finalist
Vote For Me! Send Me to Bordeaux!
Tasting Notes Are Broken
Why the Wines We Drink Deserve Better Than Our Ridiculous Descriptions
Why Do We Celebrate With Bubbly?
The Final Part in a Series That Has Nothing to Do with Wine ... Rather, How We Commemorate Life
Barbera: My Old Friend
In Which We Once Again Walk on the Slippery Slope of Wine and Our Day-to-Day Existence
The 5 Rules of Buying Wine for Thanksgiving
With Thanksgiving coming up, you might have a checklist that looks something like this: ✓ Buy a...
A Wine-Tasting Shouldn’t Intimidate You (But it Probably Does)
A Few Pointers to Make Your First Wine-Tasting Enjoyable
An Oxidized Bottle of Wine: What to Do About It
A few nights ago, we opened up a Montefalco Rosso from Antonelli, and it was immediately obvious...