Taste the difference between a regional Brunello di Montalcino and a single-vineyard wine as Riccardo Illy joins Gloria Maroti Frazee. Also discussed are climate change, barrel size and Castelnuovo dell'Abate, the area in southeastern Montalcino.
Why does Sauvignon Blanc grown in neighboring regions produce distinctly different wines? And how do the styles compare? Get the answers as ninth generation vigneron Arnaud Saget joins Gloria Maroti Frazee to talk terroir and wine character.
Today, NZ Sauvignon Blanc is enjoyed around the world, even though the first commercial bottles were produced as recently as 1974. Meet Bill Spence, who (along with his brother, Ross) started the wave -- and continues to offer delicious value.
José's dish --a crispy waffle stuffed with foie gras-- was a hit, but which wine will pair better with it... Emeril's Pinot Noir or Tom Matthew's Sherry? (And who let Danny Meyer sit next to José Andrés?! That will have to be remedied next time...)
What does each grape variety contribute to Rioja's red blends? What is Graciano like when bottled solo? Join Thomas Matthews and winemaker Jesús Madrazo of Contino as they talk Rioja, grape varieties, wine styles, climate and history.
Match wits with top chefs and Tom Matthews during this (free-for-all) seminar. In the spotlight is Meyer's Trotter with Parsley Salad & Red Wine Vinaigrette paired with Cava (chosen by José Andrés) and Chianti Classico (Tom). Which pairing prevails?
Sonoma's Russian River Valley is known for chilly ocean breezes and silky Pinot Noir. Compare two Pinots, one from RRV and one from its coolest area, Green Valley, as 4th generation grower Regina Martinelli joins Wine Spectator's Gloria Frazee.
Located in Burgundy's warmer, southern section, Pouilly-Fuissé is known for slightly riper Chardonnays. Learn about the region and its wine styles as Bruce Sanderson and Philip Tuinder of Château Fuissé taste a regional and a single-vineyard wine.
Two 94+ point Shiraz, from the same region and the same winemaker. But one costs $69 and the other costs $185. What's the difference? Join the lively discussion between Gloria Maroti Frazee and Michael Twelftree.