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Summer in a Glass: Domaine de Triennes

The Ultimate Provence Rosé

Hot Ticket: Rajat Parr Wine Tasting and Lecture at Cincinnati Art Museum

Parr visits Cincinnati to discuss his newest project, a winery called Domaine de la Cote, which focuses on balanced Pinot Noir from the Sta. Rita Hills region of Santa Barbara.

Op-Ed: We Need A “Vineyard-To-Glass” Movement

Big brand wines, such as Franzia and Two Buck Chuck, were found to have up to 3 times the amount of arsenic that is allowed in drinking water. It’s time to make the same conscious choices about selecting our wines that we make about food.

Prudent Pour: Cirelli Organic Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2013

"This is the difference between industry and artisanality.”

The Prudent Pour: Morgan ‘Cotes du Crows’ Grenache/Syrah Monterey 2012

The Rhone Rangers are combining typical grape varieties from France’s Rhone Valley with California sunshine—and California attitude.