Category: White Wine

Brauneberger Juffer Vineyard

Weingut Fritz Haag, Mosel, Germany: Current Releases

The Mosel River placidly winds its way from the heart of Germany to the northwest on its journey to join

Weingut Dönnhoff, Nahe, Germany: Current Releases

Some great wines obscure their own greatness, and seemingly get noticed out of the corner of your eye, and then

Eva Fricke, Rheingau, Germany: Current Releases

Eva Frick’s eyes are the same shade as her electric turquoise tennis shoes. They are so arresting that it can

Tasting the Stars of Trento: A Vertical Tasting of Cantine Ferrari

At the turn of the 20th century, people everywhere set their dreams adrift in the currents of a new era,

Massican Wines, Napa: Current Releases

Let’s begin with the fact that, in my opinion, Dan Petroski makes the single best bottle of Sauvignon Blanc in

Framingham Wines, Marlborough, New Zealand: Current Releases

Sometimes the true story of a winery is not found in its history, tracing back the ownership from generation to

New Zealand and a Tale of Two Grapes

When you don’t have two thousand years of history proving which grapes grow best in your soils, how do you

Hawkes Bay Chardonnay Versus the World

Hello from the land of the Kiwi. As some of you know, I’m down here at the bottom of the

2011 Tatomer “Paragon” Gruner Veltliner, Edna Valley

When you meet some winemakers, who are seemingly making a living at a pursuit borne entirely of passion, it’s hard

Domaine Coffinet-Duvernay, Chassagne-Montrachet, Burgundy: Some Current Releases

Burgundy is nothing if not consistent. The unbroken line that the region traces back through thousands of years of winegrowing

2009 Hyde de Villaine Chardonnay, Carneros, Napa

In some quarters, speaking of the greatness to be found in California Chardonnay will earn nothing but sniggers and the

Treasure in the Hills: Tasting Oregon’s Rieslings

“Pssst. Hey buddy. Wanna taste some Riesling?” said the shadowy figure in the trench coat from behind a tree. I

Weingut Franz Hirtzberger, Wachau, Austria: Current Releases

Standing at the edge of the Danube on a cold spring day, gazing at darkening clouds above the picturesque church

Weingut Fred Loimer, Kamptal, Austria: Current Releases

“This can’t be the way, there’s nothing out here,” I hear myself saying as my traveling companion and I dutifully

Zoltan Demeter, Tokaj, Hungary: Current Releases

It’s hard to fathom what it must be like to have the world change beneath your feet overnight. When the

Weingut Nikolaihof, Wachau, Austria: Current Releases

There are certain places in this world that feel as if they exist outside of time. Or perhaps they exist

Schloss Gobelsburg, Kamptal, Austria: Current Releases

It seems like they have always been there. For centuries, the monks have been rooted as firmly as their grape

Weingut Veyder-Malberg, Wachau, Austria: Current Releases

In Austria’s Wachau valley, it’s hard to pay attention to what winemakers tell you, especially when they’re talking with you

Weingut Nigl, Kremstal, Austria: Current Releases

If you begin in the medieval town of Krems, and turn your back on the Danube to instead follow the