Check out the new, mobile-friendly WineSpectator.com!
September 15, 1996 Give 'Em Some Breathing Room By James Laube If you've never been to a formal or even semiformal tasting of great old wines, you're in for a treat when you finally do go. Sure the wines may be stunning, but even if they aren't, the collectors' comments can be, as they analyze the wines, compare notes and rationalize what went wrong with prized old wines that failed to inspire.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 15, 1996.
Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!
Passionate about wine? Wine Spectator magazine is looking for an enthusiastic copy editor in the New York office.
Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions
New! Ratings Flash | New! Unfiltered