Pinot Noir Grape
Get our recommendations for wines made from the Pinot Noir grape with this archive of wine reviews, articles and winemaker stories.
A Vineyard’s Story: Savoy Vineyard in the Anderson Valley
On a rainy day in June 2013, my wife and I drove into Philo, California after a swing...
15 Great Wines for Fall (2015 Edition)
Autumn is probably my favorite time of year to uncork wine. The heat of summer slowly begins...
Bourgogne vs. Oregon with Maison L’Envoye
Here’s a ridiculously complicated, nuanced topic I could never cover in a single blog post: Pinot Noir...
3 Reasons to Love Chilean Wine
These Wines from Hacienda Araucano
The Best American Wine I’ve Had All Year
Here we are: July already. And after half a year of drinking, I decided to compile a list of...
Santa Barbara Winery Pinot Noir
Its hard to believe, but what is now Santa Barbara County used to be the main wine supplier...
A Different Expression of Nebbiolo: Valtellina Superiore
Recommending wines and writing about them isn’t a new phenomenon. Just ask Pliny the Elder or Leonardo...
Completing the Trifecta: Walter J. Oster Cuvée 1891
There is no greater joy for a wine enthusiast than opening up a long-anticipated bottle that was...
Six Thanksgiving Wine Pairings to Consider
When you volunteer to bring wine to Thanksgiving dinner, do you really know what you are getting yourself...
Winemaker to Look For: Coelho Winery
Sousão. Alvarelhão. Tinta Roriz. Touriga Nacional. Touriga Francesa. Tinta Cão. I didn’t recognize any of these names. They may...
4 Styles of Wine Ideally Suited for Fall
Fall is my favorite season for being in the kitchen. It is all-to-tempting to wax poetic on hazelnuts and pumpkin, pear...
Three Wines from WillaKenzie Estate, Oregon
A Gorgeous Place for Wine to Grow