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Flores del Callejo from Ribera del Duero
Old World and New World. In other words, Europe and Everybody Else: they’re essentially the two kingdoms of wine...
Unlikely Pairing: Smoked Salmon + Sparkling Rosé
Weeknights at home seem to be the most fertile ground for experimental pairings. On Tuesday, my wife...
Joan d’Anguera Planella: Another Reader Reco
First ... a Tangent
Best Places to Sip a Wine: La Casa Grande, Andalusia
I must admit: it was a long time ago that I sipped wine on the rooftop patio...
Martin Sarmiento “Cuatro Pasos” Bierzo
Ridiculous Value, Even By Spanish Wine Standards
Nita Priorat by Meritxell Pallejà: A Reader Reco
250 Words (Or So) On a Wine I Loved
Six Thanksgiving Wine Pairings to Consider
When you volunteer to bring wine to Thanksgiving dinner, do you really know what you are getting yourself...
Rioja Blanco: Embrace the Tartness
300 Words (Or So) on A Wine That Leads With Lemon
2009 Viña Eguía Rioja Reserva
Reaffirming Why I Love Rioja in the First Place
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...
Camins del Priorat
My favorite wines at the moment are those tangentially related to greatness, at a fraction of the cost....
A Simple Spanish Pairing
Rioja + Basque Chicken with Chorizo Saute