I’d decant that wine…I think?

Decanter

The myths, fallacies, and improper methods of decanting wine abound. When should I decant? What should I decant? How should I decant? There is no shortage of wine experts who agree that decanting a wine provides beneficial effects. However, those who hold the opposite opinion are anything but rare. Both camps have solid arguments. Why […]

Food for Wine & Wine for Food- Strategies for Successful Pairings

Zucca Pumpkin Soup and a bottle of Langhe Bianco d.o.c Chardonnay.

As the sommelier of Il Posto, I field hundreds of oenological questions on a nightly basis. These questions range from the basic to the incredibly complex. The majority of my nights revolve around deciphering our wine list and translating the contents of any given bottle to its potential consumer. The lion share of my evening, […]