8 Wines to Try Before You Die

The Robert Parker Edition What if Robert Parker taught at the Wine School? What wines would he select? How would he describe his choices? In this class, we feature wines that his magazine (The Wine Advocate) has rated between 90 and 99 points. Each one is a wine you...

Wine Reviews: The Essential Guide

As long as there’s been wine, there’s been wine writers. In Roman times, Pliny the Elder  was very adept at identifying the best wines in the empire. A good review from the old guy could change a wine region’s destiny. Two thousand years later, not much has changed....

Wine Ratings 101

How Wines Get their Scores Looking for wine reviews? Go here: Wine Ratings and Reviews Database Wine ratings in the simplest interpretation are markers of how well the rated wine was liked by the taster. They are very often subject to individual preferences and...

Pornello di Montalcino

    This is going to be interesting. Winemaker  Natalie Oliveros has earned high ratings by none other than Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate. Her Sogno Uno from Lazio, Italy earned 91 Points for it’s first vintage. Along with her consulting...