Explore the world of organic wines from around the world with this archive of wine reviews, stories and articles from Opening a Bottle.
The Wines… A charming little outpost tucked in between Moulin-à-Vent and Juliénas, Chénas is among the least...
What Is Lumassina and Should I Drink It?
Yes, You Should ... Preferably Before Summer Ends
Three Wines from Barone Pizzini
Franciacorta Winemaker Silvano Brescianini Discusses Biodiversity and Sparkling Wine
Singular Wine: Clos Mogador Nelin Priorat Blanco
375 Words (Or So) on a Rare White Wine from Priorat
Brettanomyces Is a Big Problem
Let's Just Say That Some Parts of Terroir Are Not Worth Drinking
The Wines… One of Franciacorta’s founding estates and the most established of its organic producers, Barone Pizzini...
What Our Wine Icons Mean
With the Essential Winemakers secion of this site, I not only want to guide you toward the...
Still Essential: Château du Moulin-à-Vent
If Anything, the Domaine of Reference for Moulin-à-Vent is Just Getting Better
The Wines… If ever there was proof that you do not need to obsess on Grand Cru...
Donatella Cinelli Colombini
The Wines… Donatella Cinelli Colombini’s wines combine the diametrically opposed attributes of power and grace, something that...
Singular Wine: Crozes-Hermitage from Maxime Graillot
500 Words (Or So) on a Syrah That Impersonates Pinot Noir and Gamay
The Wines… There are many compelling red wines coming from Etna these days, but none make a...