What to give to friends, family, clients, the boss... W&S critics Robert Finigan and Joshua Greene recommend fifty great choices, each with a story to tell on the gift card.
• Water, Weather & Wood
Michael Jackson considers the influence of three essential elements on the flavor of single malt Scotch. A W&S panel deconstructs these elements in a companion tasting.
• Cooking for the Cru
Chef Roberto Donna of Washington, DC's Ristorante Galileo creates an authentic Piedmontese feast to showcase the great cru wines of Italy's Piedmont. Tom Maresca reports under a shower of white truffles.
• The Changing Face of Burgundy
The new generation in the Côte d'Or has started a revolution in the vineyards and cellars. By Clive Coates MW.
• Champagne Dosage, How Sweet It Is
step in the méthode Champenoise, dosage is the invisible
element of house style. By Rod Smith.
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