Discover wines from around the world made from the Grenache grape with this archive of wine articles and stories from Opening a Bottle.
5 Reasons to Praise Fruit-Driven Red Wines
I love fruity wines. I don’t care for jammy ones. Fruity is the sensation in a wine where fruit flavor...
Lirac Rouge from Domaine de la Mordorée
A Wine That Punches Too Hard
First-Taste Guide to Châteauneuf-du-Pape
France's Most Famous Blended Red Looks to the Future
How to Host a Spanish Wine Tasting
Over the weekend, we invited a group of friends to our home to partake in a Spanish wine...
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...
It’s Tavel Time: Domaine de la Mordorée
Now's the Season to Drink France's Finest Rosé
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...
Joan d’Anguera Planella: Another Reader Reco
First ... a Tangent
Provence Makes Great Red Wine, Too
You Just Have to Hunt For It
A First-Taste Guide to Gigondas
Once the Alternative to Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Gigondas Stands On Its Own
Miraval Rosé by Perrin & Jolie-Pitt
Yes, that Jolie-Pitt
Nita Priorat by Meritxell Pallejà: A Reader Reco
250 Words (Or So) On a Wine I Loved