Wine Beer & Spirits

Selbach-Oster wines are cellar-worthy and affordable

We look at the astronomical prices commanded by wines from places like Barolo, Burgundy, and Bordeaux, well into the hundreds or thousands of dollars, and yet so many top-tier German Rieslings are coming in at well under a hundred bucks.

Fruit shines in B.C.'s Petit Verdots

It's not a marquee name, but its hallmark is deep, dark berry fruit, often carrying a pinch of spice, and it carries a good balance of alcohol, tannin, and acid.


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