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Do Numbers Point the Way to Better Wine, Or Just Pointier-Headed Wine Buyers?

A High Score for Wine Point Scoring

Today, it’s common for people to choose wines the same way they choose movies: by consulting what they consider to be an expert opinion. While it takes the two thumbs of a film critic held way way up to fill seats at the local cineplex, it takes a score of 90 points or better to generate real enthusiasm for a wine.

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Saving the Best for Last: Ruinart Champagne

We’ve long been enamored with grower Champagnes – those wonderful bubblies that are made and bottled by the very same people who cultivate and harvest the grapes. So trendy have these Champagnes become that it can easily be forgotten that the oldest winemaking tradition in this part of the world involves a relatively small group of specialty establishments who Continue Reading »

Specialty Wines for Everyone on Your List!

Our Wine Team offers their top picks for the wines they’re most excited to give this holiday season.