Explore the fine sparkling wines of Franciacorta DOCG — considered Italy’s version of Champagne — with this archive of wine reviews from Opening a Bottle.
First-Taste Guide to Franciacorta
Standing Tall As One of the World's Greatest Sparkling Wines
Here at Opening a Bottle, we spend a lot of our time focused on Old World wines....
Why Do We Celebrate With Bubbly?
The Final Part in a Series That Has Nothing to Do with Wine ... Rather, How We Commemorate Life
Best Thanksgiving Wines to Buy: For Noshing, Dinner & Dessert
So now that we’ve gone over a few guidelines for buying Thanksgiving wine, I may as well offer some recommendations....
Wines to Bring to a Holiday Party
If You Need a Crowd-Pleaser (White) When it comes to parties, Chardonnay is the ultimate innocuous wine —...