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Bollinger or Taittinger champagne? We compare the two.

Taittinger or Bollinger: Which Is the Better Investment?

If you’re looking to expand your Champagne collection, investing in wines from either Taittinger or Bollinger is a wise decision. But how do these producers compare? Which estate is the better investment? While Taittinger is elegant and dances on the palate, Bollinger tends to be richer and more powerful. Because they both produce consistently to...
Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Richebourg label

Your Guide to Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Richebourg

In his book The Pearl of the Côte, Allen Meadows reflects on his history with Burgundy, and specifically with Domaine de la Romanée-Conti (DRC). Meadows says that his love of Burgundy began in 1978, when he tried his first bottle of 1967 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Richebourg. At the time, it was the best bottle of Burgundy that Meadows had ever...
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Your Guide to the Best Ridge Wine

MENTIONED IN THIS POST: -2015 Ridge Monte Bello -2015 Ridge Chardonnay Estate -2015 Ridge Zinfandel East Bench -2015 Ridge Zinfandel Paso Robles -2014 Ridge Zinfandel Ponzo Vineyards -2009 Ridge Geyserville Zinfandel -2012 Ridge Lytton Springs Zinfandel When I travel, I love to check out wine shops in different countries and always notice that the ...
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How to Sell Penfolds Grange Wine

As an avid fan of Shiraz, I’ve amassed a number of bottles of Penfolds Grange Hermitage over the years. However, I recently noticed that my collection was becoming unorganized; I had more than a dozen Penfolds bottles sitting in storage, and some of these were fast approaching their peak. I knew that if I didn’t sell some of these bottles soon,...
A selection of wines from some of the Best Italian Wine Producers

The Best Italian Wine Producers to Add to Your Collection

It’s common for even the most experienced collectors to struggle when learning about Italian wine. However, one technique for overcoming this struggle is to sample a range of wines from some of the best Italian wine producers. We’ve put together a comprehensive list of some of the best Italian wine producers to help you get started on your jour...