Articles by Barry Smith
Take care this Christmas. Too strong a dish will overpower very fine wines
They do make great wines in California, but to enjoy them you must take your time
High pitch has been proven to bring out acidity and low pitch bitterness
Will the public learn to love these wines?
The Côte d’Or in Burgundy is the latest wine region to be recognised by Unesco as a World Heritage Site, achieving that accolade in July. It is not the slopes but the climats—the precisely...
A well-made wine shows the decisions and care of the winemaker
More and more of these experiments are taking place
Each bottle is itself a celebration of the ingenious process that turns the slightly hard-edged, acidic wines from these northerly vineyards into rich, voluptuous creations