Wine Talk

Wine Talk

Wine Talk

Each week, Robert Whitley reviews an array of wines, with diverse picks to please connoisseurs and dabblers alike. Whitley, an avid collector since the early 1970s, is director of four major international wine competitions -- the Critics Challenge, Sommelier Challenge, Winemaker Challenge and San Diego International Wine Competition.

Recently Published

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The Grilling Season May 23, 2017

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the grilling season, and there will undoubtedly be those who've forgo... Read More

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Cognac on the Rocks? May 16, 2017

If you've ever ordered a cognac at a trendy restaurant, you've no doubt witnessed the bartender maki... Read More

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The Accidental Winemaker May 09, 2017

Early in his wine career, Felipe Stahlschmidt tended vines for one of the properties owned by the re... Read More

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Franciacorta: A League of Its Own May 02, 2017

Maurizio Zanella didn't create Franciacorta. It only seems that way. When the now-famous wine region... Read More