Read about wines made from old vines — 75-years or more by our standard — with this archive of wine articles and stories from Opening a Bottle.
Fun Fact: I Adore Albariño
450 Words (or So) on a Version of Galicia's Texturally Complex White
The Soulfulness of Calabretta Carricante
500 Words (Or So) on an Old-Vine White Wine of Note
Why Château Thivin is Essential In the southern stretches of the Cru du Beaujolais, the star power...
First-Taste Guide to Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Looking for Balance in the Hot and Windy Southern Rhône
Daniel-Etienne Defaix Chablis Vieilles Vignes
And a Stream-of-Conscious Give-and-Take with a Well-Written Tech Sheet
First-Taste Guide to Toro Red Wines
It's Not Named After a Bull, But It Certainly Acts Like One
A Vineyard’s Story: Barbera d’Asti from La Crena
In Search of Grand Cru Barbera
Klinker Brick Zinfandel: This One Goes up to 11
A Brash, 15.8% Alcohol Zin