Reminiscing on My Italian Days

It’s been a Sad Girl Autumn™ for me. Taylor Swift music videos are playing in the background as I wr… read more

Saperavi: The Perfect Winter Red

I will never be one of those people who waits as long as possible to give up cold drinks like iced c… read more

Back to Basics With a PNW Pinot

In wine columnist and former Bon Appetit wine editor Marissa A. Ross’s book Wine. All the Time. (Plu… read more

Aligoté: The Forgotten Grape

Everyone knows about Pinot Noir and Chardonnay—aka Red Burgundy and White Burgundy. But there is act… read more

Virgo Wine: A Cult Classic?

Before I can discuss any details about the actual wine being featured here, I have to talk about the… read more

"Label of Protest"

In 2008, Borgogno, one of the oldest wineries in Piemonte, Italy, submitted their Barolo Nebbiolo to… read more