A daily sample of thoughtful writing and discussion from (mostly) independent wine blogs:
Julien Miquel provides 10 tips on how to store, cellar, and age wine.
James Lawrence reports on a new strategy from some important Bordeaux producers; affordable, ready-to-drink third wines to compensate for a underwhelming en primeur season.
Miquel Hudin reports on his participation on the tasting panel of Georgian wines for the Decanter Awards.
The Drunken Cyclist reflects on his recent move to Texas from Philadelphia.
Jamie Goode tastes through several Lodi wines with Abe Schoener of Scholium Project.
Tom Lee reviews the 1999 Argiano Solengo, a Super Tuscan from an outstanding producer.
Pull That Cork reviews the 2015 Concannon Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon from Paso Robles and reports on the Concannon family’s important role in California winemaking history.
Michelle Williams reviews several Napa Valley Cabernets in celebration of Independence Day.