This tale isn't yet 1000 years old. But it has kings, crusades, the cult of the Virgin, poverty, drunk clerics, extinct grapes, the Devil and the world's biggest wine bottle. And the irony is, the winery it's about is one of the most forward-thinking in France.
If some consider Pinot Noir the thoroughbred of varietals, then the Willamette Valley may be the Kentucky Bluegrass of wine regions. There is something in the soil that sets the Willamette Valley apart from oth...
Wine Grapes, the huge new encyclopedic work by Jancis Robinson, Julia Harding, and José Vouillamoz covering 1,368 varieties of grapes used to make wine around the world, is at once full of surprises and unsurprising.
Before you start making shopping plans for black Friday, take a moment to focus on the first holiday, and actually enjoy it. Here are some non-traditional wine recommendations for your traditional Turkey Day menu.
Learn by drinking: Here’s a list of the best places around Boston that I found to explore the world of wine, one glass at a time.