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.

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A Chardonnay Renaissance? Jun 30, 2020

Once upon a time, chardonnay was a minor grape variety in the United States, even in the vineyards o... Read More

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4 Sparklers for the Fourth Jun 23, 2020

If you're among those who enjoy a little pop in your July 4th celebration, the sound of a sparkling-... Read More

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Wineries to Watch Jun 16, 2020

As I pore over the results of each wine competition I manage (there are four), I make every effort t... Read More

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Family Wineries Shine In San Diego Jun 09, 2020

The 38th annual San Diego International Wine & Spirits Challenge, the third-oldest wine and spirits ... Read More