The Differences Between Chianti, Chianti Classico, Chianti Classico Riserva and Chianti Classico Gran Selezione | VinePair
Here, we breakdown the classifications of Chianti wines, and give you a crash course on what makes each unique and when you should reach for a glass.
Over the past decade, it’s fair to say Bordeaux has fallen out of favor with the cool-kid crowd. The once- lauded wine region that still remains Robert Parker’s favorite has become less and less relevant to the next generation of drinkers. Or has it? That’s the discussion we’re having on this week’s VinePair podcast.
11 Smokin’ Good California Red Wines for a Barbecue | Tasting Highlights | News & Features | Wine Spectator
Scores and tasting notes for barbecue-friendly reds from California, including Zinfandel, Syrah, Cabernet and more, reviewed by Wine Spectator senior editors Tim Fish, Kim Marcus and James Laube.
Study Finds Drinkers Have Different Mouth Bacteria Than Nondrinkers | Health News | News & Features | Wine Spectator
A study by NYU researchers found that drinking alcohol increased the amount of harmful oral bacteria in people’s mouths, but the data on wine specifically was inconclusive.
If you can drink a mimosa for breakfast, then wine for breakfast is perfectly fine. Here are 16 wines that will pair well with breakfast and brunch.
Chef-turned-sommelier John Wabeck is changing the drinking culture in Pittsburgh, turning restaurants like Spoon and Poulet Bleu into wine destinations, and helping beverage professionals pursue wine education.
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There’s a long history of finishing spirits in wine barrels. Now wineries are experimenting themselves—by aging wine in whiskey barrels. Here’s what to try.
Each year, Wine Spectator selects the most exciting wines reviewed for the Top 100. Discover the most recent Top 10 in detail, with videos. Plus see the full lists back to 1988.
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Wine Spectator senior editor Tim Fish says the 2013 vintage for California Zinfandel is excellent and recommends 6 top value wine picks from the vintage.
Krug 2002 is the product of a vintage where ‘everything went right’, says Champagne expert and author Michael Edwards.
Men who consume a diet rich in flavonoids – typically found in fruit and red wine – are less likely to experience erectile dysfunction, says a joint UK/US study.
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Decanter taster Tim Atkin MW chooses his top 10 South African Syrah, where Syrah is emerging as the Cape’s most exciting red grape.
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