Tagged Under Joshua Greene

If you wish to search our tasting notes instead, please go here.

Andrew Caillard on Ultrafine Aussies (News & Features)

{image_1}Those parameters are still in place in the seventh edition, released this past fall­—effectively, Langton’s 30th anniversary. Caillard is now the Fine Wine Principal of Endeavor Drinks Group, the beverage arm of Australia’s Woolworths Ltd., which purchased Langton’s in 2009. Recently, I spoke with Caillard...Read Full Story

Carpe Diem 2015 Anderson Valley Pinot Noir (Wine Review)

From the team at Domaine Anderson, this is a blend of fruit from nine estate vineyards. After tasting it with our panel, I later tasted it with Darrin Low and Arnaud Weyrich, who worked together on the blend, and who described it as a "New World style; a richer,...Read Full Story

Claude Branger 2016 Muscadet Sèvre et Maine Sur Lie Terroir Les Gras Moutons (Wine Review)

The Brangers farm 18 acres of vines in Les Gras Moutons, the site's name believed to be an old French reference to a prominent rise (gros moton) rather than the direct contemporary translation of a voluptuously proportioned sheep. This 2016 is, however, pretty voluptuous in its concentrated flavors, completely integrated, all...Read Full Story

Iron Horse 2014 Green Valley of Russian River Valley Wedding Cuvée (Wine Review)

This fresh vintage of Iron Horse's Wedding Cuvée is coral pink, like an English garden rose, a pretty wine with structure and depth to it. The pink continues into strawberry flavors and brisk pink-grapefruit acidity, all of it finely integrated through its time on the lees. It's clean...Read Full Story

BYO Communion Wine (News & Features)

{image_1}I met a young woman who works for the Church. She had recently been ordained an Episcopal priest, having worked her way up through the diocesan ranks. Part of her training came as a visiting preacher, taking her sermons to churches in a wide radius of her home....Read Full Story

Wine and Liberty (Book Review)

The second amendment to the French constitution provided for direct elections of the president by universal suffrage. Had it paralleled the second amendment in the US, it might have protected the right of the people to drink wine. But by 1962, when France’s second amendment was enacted, the government...Read Full Story

Bordeaux Post-Modern (News & Features)

Of his 52 acres on a flood plain several feet below a levee, on the south bank of the Dordogne River, 22 are in production, including a small parcel of vines he believes to be from the 19th century. He says the flood irrigation, during winter, would have liquidated the phylloxera...Read Full Story

Tainted Love (Book Review)

If you’ve ever spent time in a natural-wine bar, you may have wondered whether flaws in wine are an aesthetic judgment. Let’s say you like cabernet that tastes like cabernet, or Rioja that tastes like Rioja. Then you may have to taste through several oxidized, volatile or...Read Full Story

Page 2 of 36 pages  < 1 2 3 4 > Last ›