Vintage Chart

What Exactly is a “Good Year” for Wine?

I was recently faced with a minor problem. A guest had ordered a bottle of ‘07 Napa Cabernet ($70) from my wine list (that’s right, in case you didn’t know, I run a restaurant/wine bar). The problem arose when the guest realized the bottle (after it had been poured) was in fact not from the ‘07 vintage as the wine list had stated, but actually ‘08. Did the Server explain the vintage discrepancy before the…

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Wine Spectator 2011 Vintage Chart

If vintage charts are your thing, this should be right up your alley! This is the 2011 pocket-size Wine Spectator vintage chart. Normally only available to paid subscribers, or to those whom happened to purchase that particular issue, this vintage chart is all yours to print out and keep in your pocket. Wine Spectator Vintage Chart 2011

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