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The wine world keeps changing. This essential reference book shows how.
(The Washington Post, November 8, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This stunning Loire Valley cabernet franc will set you back just $20
(The Washington Post, November 1, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
For Burgundy’s best-value wines, look south
(The Washington Post, October 25, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This crisp, minerally $12 French white blend evokes the mountains where it’s grown
(The Washington Post, October 18, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
To heighten wine’s flavors, you need the right glass. But you only need one.
(The Washington Post, October 18, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This $10 pinot grigio will keep you smiling sip after sip
(The Washington Post, October 11, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Decanting demystified: When your wine needs to breathe and what to do about it
(The Washington Post, October 11, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Not all riesling is sweet, and 4 more things to know about the versatile white wine
(The Washington Post, October 8, 2019; 10:14 AM)
 
Snag this juicy, French white wine for just $9
(The Washington Post, September 27, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
It might be trendy again, but orange wine is nothing new — and nothing to scoff at
(The Washington Post, September 27, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This $12 cabernet franc is one of the best bargains so far this year
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Carlton is redefining Willamette Valley wine country with high-quality grapes and extensive renovations
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This Rhone Valley red is a rare stunner at just $14
(The Washington Post, September 13, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Wine 101: Key terms to help you find the bottle of your dreams
(The Washington Post, September 13, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
At $20, this aromatic Chilean red blend is actually a massive bargain
(The Washington Post, September 6, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Fall harvest is the best time to visit wine country. Here are 4 places to get you started.
(The Washington Post, September 6, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Juicy and lively, this $14 Spanish garnacha is brimming with berries
(The Washington Post, August 30, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
To fight climate change, one winemaker wants to think about more than the grapes
(The Washington Post, August 30, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This $12 Chilean sauvignon blanc brings orchard fruit to your glass
(The Washington Post, August 23, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
How about some wine with that fast-casual burger?
(The Washington Post, August 23, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This delightful French rosé comes from a seasoned winemaker and is just $12
(The Washington Post, August 16, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Love it or hate it, oak is important in wine. Here are 5 things to know.
(The Washington Post, August 16, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This aromatic French chardonnay from Burgundy tastes like a steal at $14
(The Washington Post, August 9, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Bottles are only the start of a wine drinker’s collection. It’s the gadgets that pile up.
(The Washington Post, August 9, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Keep this $11 Argentine red handy for the next time you throw some burgers on the grill
(The Washington Post, August 2, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
As mercury rises, here’s how to keep your wine fresh
(The Washington Post, August 2, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
5 things to know about chardonnay, the world’s most popular white wine
(The Washington Post, July 26, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Double down on an $11 French rosé during this heat wave
(The Washington Post, July 19, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Judging a wine by its label? It’s not as straightforward — or silly — as you might think.
(The Washington Post, July 19, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
At just $14, this savory and rich French red makes a mighty match for steak
(The Washington Post, July 12, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
After 50 years, Michael Broadbent is still teaching us how to drink wine
(The Washington Post, July 12, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
This $13 Spanish red will provide a delightful match for all your grilled food
(The Washington Post, July 5, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Is your wine bottle lighter? That’s one way wineries are cutting their energy use.
(The Washington Post, July 5, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
The fault in our glass: How imperfections can enhance some wines — and even make them memorable
(The Washington Post, June 28, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Rosé all day with this refreshing California $13 pinot noir
(The Washington Post, June 28, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
On July 4, celebrate America with this delicious $12 California zinfandel
(The Washington Post, June 21, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Once a niche product, canned wine enters the mainstream
(The Washington Post, June 21, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Floral and lush, this $12 South African white wine blend blossoms in your glass
(The Washington Post, June 14, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Does your county recycle wine bottles? The answer might surprise you.
(The Washington Post, June 14, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
At just $15, this soulful Spanish garnacha from a lesser-known region is a steal
(The Washington Post, June 7, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Climate change is reshaping wine as we know it
(The Washington Post, June 7, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
John Legend, Jon Bon Jovi and Brangelina make surprisingly delicious rosés
(The Washington Post, May 31, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
John Legend, Jon Bon Jovi and Brangelina make surprisingly delicious rosés
(The Washington Post, May 31, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Conjure up Provence with this $10 French rosé
(The Washington Post, May 24, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Enjoy now, or better yet, be patient with the exceptional 2017 port vintage
(The Washington Post, May 24, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Celebrate National Rosé Day with this $12 Spanish stunner
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Five things you need to know about rosé
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Fall in love with this $13 Sicilian red
(The Washington Post, May 10, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
Can Maryland produce an iconic red wine? One maker is determined to find out.
(The Washington Post, May 10, 2019; 12:00 PM)
 
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