Malbec from Snowmelt and Chalk
plus ça change…
Fined & Filtered: Sake Post-Tsunami; Aussies crack the Brett code; the Historic Vineyard Society.
Spirits New Digestivi, by Lou Bustamante
Books: Winter Reading
New Zealand Pinot Noir
Chilean Cabernet & Blends
New ReleasesExtreme Values
Wines of the Pacific
Joshua Greene reports on a tasting of far coast wines from Chile and California.
Anatomy of a Field Blend
California’s centenarian zin and mixed blacks have captured the imagination of a new generation of winemakers. Luke Sykora investigates.
China’s love for old Bordeaux is more than a matter of fashion, as Tara Q. Thomas discovers dining around Hong Kong.
Snowmelt & Chalk
Patricio Tapia heads into the heights of Gualtallary, the new frontier for great Argentine malbec.