Tag Archives: Alcohol

How Accurate are Wine Label Alcohol Levels?

After I filed my Washington Post column for this week about alcohol labeling for wines, Michael Kaiser of WineAmerica sent me a link to this report from the TTB, the federal agency that regulates wines and their labeling. The upshot? … Continue reading

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Bad Mood

I€™m in a bad mood tonight. I€™ve been tasting American syrahs. I€™d looked forward to exploring these wines ever since my last visit to Dry Creek Valley in 2006, when I tasted a few that shone with bright blueberry flavors, … Continue reading

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