Wine Manifestos: Importers

I've been saying for ages that the easiest way to make a wine-store buying decision is to memorize a short list of importers whose taste you trust. Slate's Mike Steinberger has done a substantial amount of the necessary legwork with his fantastic guide to wine importers, which also comes with a handy pocket card for on-the-fly consultations.  Well done, sir -- and I'm not just saying that because we have similar taste in importers.

Rupa Bhattacharya, Culinary Writer
Keep Reading

Next Up

Avocado Unseats Banana As America's Top Fruit Import

Last year, avocados accounted for 15% of the United States' total fruit imports by value.

Food News: FDA Bans Japanese Produce and Dairy Imports

In the wake of the tragic earthquake that struck Japan and growing concerns about radiation tainting the food produced near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, the FDA has taken a stand to keep the food safe here in the U.S.

Budget Wines

Wines under $10, recommended by Michael Green

Affordable Weeknight Wines — Outsmarting Wine

Here are three wine types that will enchant any night of the week and won't break the bank.

How to Taste Wine — Outsmarting Wine

Learn how to taste wine by using these three ways to build your wine-tasting vocabulary.

Pairing entwine White Wines

Pair Food Network’s two entwine white wines – Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio – with our favorite hearty grilled recipes.

Giada's Holiday Wine Picks

See what wines Giada is serving for the holidays.

Wine Varietals to Know

With our glossary in mind, let's dig deeper into the big six grape varietals.