manischewitzMix a matzo manufacturer on a stolen passport, a desire to corner the market, and some really bad grapes and what do you get? One of the most famous wines of the 20th Century.

Wine writers love to talk about the story behind a wine—usually that means an uplifting story about a good wine. This story is a little different, with more twisted turns than an afternoon soap—truly made for Hollywood. (h/t Elatia Harris)