A daily sample of thoughtful writing and discussion from (mostly) independent wine blogs:
Miquel Hudin provides a brief study of Plavic Mali, the primary grape of Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast.
To kick off the new year, The Wine Daily lists the Top 50 Wine Events and Festivals for 2018.
Discover what’s unique about California field blends. Martin Redmond at ENOFYLZ takes us on a tour.
Allison Levine reviews the recently opened Los Angeles version of Eataly
Elisabetta Tosi takes us through some of the latest thinking on the important topic of minerality.
Tom Jarvis at Wine Searcher looks back on the most important stories in the wine world in 201.
Selected Wine Reviews:
López de Heredia Viña Tondonia Reserva Blanco 2004 by Jamie Goode
10 South African Wines for Collectors by Cellar Tours
Matt Parish Cabernet Sauvignon by Tim Lemke at Cheap Wine Ratings
2017 Brancott Estate Letter Series ‘B’ Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough by Julien Miquel