Read about the wines of our Essential Winemakers — an elite group of producers who consistently make excellent wine — with this archive of wine articles.
The Wines… Like the joyous landscape of Provence, the wines of Château Gassier are intended for pleasure,...
Château du Moulin-à-Vent
The Wines… Once again the paragon of Moulin-à-Vent, this historic château is churning out deep, detailed and...
Castello di Volpaia
The Wines… Castello di Volpaia has the standard Chianti Classico roster of wines: an annata Chianti Classico DOCG,...
The Wines… Donnafugata’s story closely mirrors the rise of Sicilian wine in the modern age. The winery...
The Wines… Vietti is one of Piedmont’s most storied winemaking houses, and among the most respected in...
The Wines… Oddero is one of the largest land-owners in the Langhe region, and their holdings give...
The Wines… Gamay, Gamay and more Gamay. Located in the Beaujolais Cru village of Fleurie, the domaine...
The Wines… A focused, precise fleet of Pinot Noir from some of the Côte de Nuits’ very best...
First-Taste Guide to Saint-Péray Blanc
An Appellation Whose Identity Comes Down to Percentages
Can Albariño Conquer the Central Coast?
At First Blush, It Would Seem So.
Our Monthly Newsletter: Never a Dull Bottle. Opening a Bottle is an online wine magazine devoted to the...
The Crazy Genius of Barolo’s Vietti
Breaking Bread with Luca and Elena Currado and Their Team