The Alentejo region of Portugal is known as the country’s “bread basket,” and it’s considered by many to be the hottest place in Europe to grow grapes, both figuratively and literally. That’s where you can find some competitively priced reds and whites from Casa Relvas, a small “farm-to-table” winemaker.
If you’re interested in acquiring some of the best wines in the world, you might be interested to know that the least expensive way to buy them is to buy them before they’re actually on the store shelf.
Last month, 18 renowned judges participated in the annual Virginia Governor’s Cup Wine Competition, where over 500 wines were submitted by 100 Virginia wineries for evaluation. WTOP wine expert Scott Greenberg breaks down some of the top wines from the competition.
WTOP wine guy Scott Greenberg knows the budget is tight for your upcoming wedding. And everyone has a snooty aunt who is bound to be critical of your wine selection. He’s here to help.
Most people stock up on beer for the game, and the associated foods, but WTOP Wine Guy Scott Greenberg says plenty of wines go well with the football banquet. See his recommendations.
The clock is quickly ticking down toward Christmas and ordering or finding the right decanter or wine tote in time for delivery at this late date might take a Christmas miracle.
Charming, well-rounded, with loads of depth and a touch of earthiness. I could be describing a wine, but it is also an apt description of Julia Jackson, daughter of legendary wine entrepreneur, Jess Jackson, who in her own right has become something of a legend herself.
Wine expert Scott Greenberg asks, “Why are we so conditioned to drink Champagne only on special occasions?” After all, Champagne is one of the most versatile wines available. On Global Champagne Day, it’s time to find out why this bubbly is for all seasons.
Wine expert Scott Greenberg explains just how much a wineglass can impact the overall taste of your favorite red or white.
There are some evenings when trying to navigate through rush-hour traffic just to make it home in time to prepare a home-cooked meal isn’t in the cards. That’s when we surrender to the siren call of carryout pizza and a good bottle of wine.
Winding down into the unofficial end of summer requires a smooth and gentle approach with the perfect Labor Day wine. Here are a few versatile wines that are tasty, seasonally appropriate and go with everything from fish to ribs.
Italian winemakers are producing cleaner, more nuanced wines than ever before, and Scott Greenberg takes readers on a tour of his favorites.
Restaurant Week isn’t just for food. Diners can find a number of wine deals throughout the region, as well.
Scott Greenberg shares his favorite Cline wines and the history behind the sustainable farmer and winemaker.
On a hot summer day, beer can be too filling and some white wines can be too cloying. So, what’s a red-wine loving wine lover to do? Rosé, of course!
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.