#4 is the third in a three part series called, "Spice World." Southwest/Tex-Mex, Asian, and Savory-spiced dishes can clobber an unsuspecting wine. I tried to save a few timid wines and some innocent taste buds here.
Have you heard the one about the Austrian winemakers standing around a stalled car? It's a cheap joke, but we can all laugh about it now. The Austrians have managed to become premiere stylists of unique and mouthwatering wines. Austrian wine, is indeed, no joke (#3).
And, at #1: Take your favorite author, hand her/him a bottle of wine, and let the wine review flow. Wallace on Wine is the post I most enjoy reading out of the four-hundred-seventy-some odd entries on Basic Juice, a one-year old wine blog.