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  1. A third queen soon will reign over the seas. In December 2007, Cunard will send Queen Victoria on its maiden voyage, a 10-night journey from Southampton, England, to five western European ports. The...
  2. When grammy-nominated songwriter Denise Rich takes possession of Lady Joy II , her new 157-foot Christensen, in May of next year, she will be cruising aboard hull number 31 of a series that offers...
  3. The wrapper is the most costly leaf in a cigar—and the Cusano 18 Maduro incorporates three in an unusual double-maduro blend. The outer wrapper, a chocolaty 1996 Connecticut maduro leaf, conceals a...
  4. On a typical Friday night at Republic ( www.therepublicla.com ), a new 12,000-square-foot restaurant on North La Cienega Boulevard in Los Angeles, it is not uncommon to find 120 patrons in the main...
  5. After co-founding and growing a publicly traded company of more than 7,000 employees, entrepreneur Donn Chappellet took stock of his life, sold his stock in his company, and moved in the late 1960s...
  6. Two well-regarded designers have opened new displays of custom kitchens. Smallbone of Devizes ( www.smallboneofdevizes.com ), a company founded by self-trained British designer Charlie Smallbone, has...
  7. DOMESTIC BLISS Doctors may no longer make house calls, but there is a sommelier who will. Wines on the Fly, a program offered by Sam’s Wines & Spirits ( www.samswine.com ) of Chicago, will bring...
  8. At cigar maker Avo Uvezian’s 80th birthday celebration this summer in Santiago, Dominican Republic, many descriptions of his latest creation were uttered. While turning an Avo 80th Anniversary...
  9. Sirio Maccioni may be 74 and the owner of several successful restaurants, including branches of Le Cirque in Las Vegas and Mexico City, but he remains vulnerable to the slings and arrows of bad...
  10. There exists in the world a wine collection so rare and extensive that, in oenophilic circles, it is known simply as “The Cellar.” Despite his cellar’s importance, however, the young owner of this...

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