Robert Whitley Wine Tasting / Recipes

Better With Age

It is often said that wine improves with age. Over the holidays I had a number of opportunities to test this oft repeated cliche. For the record, let me say unequivocally that some wines do and many don't.

The most disappointing older wine ...

The Next Big Thing

The next big thing in wine is never a sure bet, and it often takes several years to confirm the call.

Albarino and gruner veltliner are perfect examples. These two white wines from Spain and Austria, respectively, were once relatively unknown ...