My favorite was the 2008, opulent, rich, fruity and floral, still very much a young, fresh wine.
If you walk into BevMo and have trouble pronouncing 90 percent of the wine in there, you're definitely not alone...
I had a pet monkey. It was awesome. Sometimes. He was wild. He was a lot of responsibility. He was like... Facebook.
Today, there are over 8,000 wineries in the U.S., and even more bars that are pouring out such a vast, global selection of wines.
The oysters are an enormous draw, of course, but there is so much to choose from on a menu with 14 categories.
The wines are pure joy to drink: no fuss, just tons of fruit, character, and often surprising depth.
You don't have to spend very long with Joseph Carr before you learn who inspired him to found Josh Cellars.
On September 11, 2001, I was in Saint Emillion, France with a girlfriend having lunch. We stopped in a shop to buy wine and two young guys told us that planes were crashing into buildings and office towers were falling in New York City.
Harvest season is underway across the northern hemisphere and with it comes food and wine festivals to tempt even the foodiest of palates.
Beaune is not the sort of small city you would stay in your hotel for much time anyway, for it is designed for walking, chatting and dining well in the Burgundian manner.
From now on, let the Freshman 15 represent the foods that all college students should absolutely try in their first year of unparented liberty.
Maybe not knowing him or his music made me be totally skeptical about another musician fronting a wine label. But I was pleasantly surprised when I tried this soft, rich and fruity wine, with notes of cherry, violets and chocolate.
What a treat! Last night guests at Buttonwood Farm, Winery and Vineyard got to see close up, planets, nebula, galaxies, stars and star clusters with the help of experts from the Natural History Museum.
Masi and others have maintained the wine's richness while removing the oxidation and high alcohol.
There's nothing like showing up to a party with a big bottle of wine to mark a celebration. But is the wine inside actually better?
If you need this list at any other time, let's just say you should probably just put the wine bottle down.
There's a whole other, lesser-known side to Italian wine that's become increasingly popular in the past few years.