Essays

Roussillon: Map and Terroir

Roussillon: Map and Terroir

Wine is local, a lens of culture: this place, this vineyard, this grape, this grower, this heritage.

Pinot Noir, Here and There

Pinot Noir, Here and There

Eleven stand-out American Pinot Noirs, wines whose fine details and ruby-citrus acidity make them brilliant dining companions.

Writing About Wine

Writing About Wine

Wine is visceral, sensual, sensorial. When you begin a story about wine, you must switch on your reader.