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Masters of “minor wines”

Masters of “minor wines”

"Michel Bettane considers the future of wine criticism”.

  • The other Bordeaux

  • Defining Variables

    Quality is a difficult concept to communicate without an elaborate philosophical discussion—what does it actually mean? Francis Percival hypothesizes…

  • Casa De Uco Vineyards & Wine Resort

    Casa de Uco Vineyards & Wine Resort is the result of a wonderful dream. A great vision inspired by the Uco Valley's exceptional natural resources, whe...

  • Chasselas Switzerland’s declaration of neutrality

    Chasselas is the symbol of Swiss white wine—and one of the most widely planted white grape varieties in the world. There are several myths about its b...

  • Jet-Age Fizz

    I was visiting Ferrari on a recent week-long Italian Grand Tour of sparkling-wine regions, and Ruben Larentis, the winemaker and technical director, w...

  • Between a rock and a hard place Vineyard Soils

    What strikes you first when looking at a vineyard? Perhaps the vines themselves. Your eye may be caught by random scatterings of gnarly old bush vines...