aging wine

8 Age-Worthy Wines for Under $60

8 Age-Worthy Wines for Under $60

There are certain occasions in life — moving in with a significant other, traveling to a foreign country, giving a wedding gift — that just cry out for a gorgeous bottle of wine. But unlike birthdays or anniversaries, these are occasions that call for a bottle you may not want to drink right away. The idea of […]

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Why Are These Wine Producers Aging Their Bottles Under The Sea?

Why Are These Wine Producers Aging Their Bottles Under The Sea?

In a time when more wines are available to consumers than ever before, not only are sommeliers constantly looking for new and interesting bottles, but winemakers themselves are looking for innovative, unique ways of making wine. When it comes to aging, producers are experimenting with types of oak, concrete vessel shapes, amphorae, solera systems, sur […]

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Why Do Wines Change Color As They Age?

Why Do Wines Change Color As They Age?

Some of us are already confronting the minor (so far) physical indignities of age: deeper laugh lines, achier backs, much much longer hangovers. Believe it or not, wine goes through some significant physical changes as it ages, too. But unlike the rest of us, sadly noticing we can’t get rid of our bellies as easily, […]

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