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...

Bad Science

A bevy of news outlets are reporting that only wine professionals can taste complexity in wine: Ever wondered why you can’t quite detect those hints of vanilla and cardamom touted in a pricey bottle of wine? A new study finds that wine experts—like the wine...