Wines

That the flagship offering of Moone-Tsai Winery is not a single-estate wine but a blend of...
‘‘My wife’s brother died in California, leaving quite an estate,’’ reads an 1879 letter from...
B Cellars winery in Calistoga, Calif., is tinkering with the taste buds and creativity of its...
Established in 1956, Pied­montese wine producer Michele Chiarlo is a relative newcomer in...
Only a handful of Napa Valley’s legendary wines have been around for more than a decade or two,...
California wine connoisseurs, mark your calendars: March 2 is the start of the third annual...
Rare wines and art sit at the top of Cliff Lede’s list of personal passions, but rock music follows...
On a recent evening in midtown Manhattan, while sipping Krug Champagne in the Petrossian restaurant...
To ring in the New Year, the three winemaking branches of the Rothschild family are introducing...
In creating the 2008 Ovid Napa Valley ($185), head winemaker Austin Peterson implemented a new...
One may be forgiven for assuming that Quilceda Creek is a new player among the world’s elite...
As the son of oil magnate Jean Paul Getty, Gordon Getty might easily have allowed circumstances to...
Perfection always entails a precarious balancing act, and in the wine industry especially,...
The GIFT A four-day visit for three couples to Oporto, Portugal, hosted by the Fladgate Partnership...
Rich, extracted, full of fresh acidity, and rife with wild-honey, spice, and ginger notes, the...
If the taste of a whisky literally reflected the topography of the place where it was made, then...
Véronique Drouhin knew she had discovered a special place when, in July 1987, she first crested the...
Araujo Estate did not begin with the arrival in Napa Valley of its eponymous owners, Daphne and...
Though Burgundy’s most fabled producer holds property in seven different grand cru vineyards, the...
The British-named port houses we know today have their origins in trade, not just of wine, but of...
Though the Chapoutier family traces its roots in France’s Rhône region back more than 200 years to...
In 1999, epicures Weezie and Launny Steffens succumbed to the disease that strikes so many visitors...
Though Piedmont produces several red and white wines, Italy’s premier region has but one superstar...
Over the course of the last decade and a half, critics’ preference for bigger, riper wines with...
One of the happiest moments in Italian viticulture occurred when Mar­chese Mario Incisa della...
If Penfolds, founded in 1844, embodies Australia’s winemaking past, then Two Hands Wines represents...
Though few acknowledge the fact, California vintners’ reputations tend to rest on their reds, which...
Burgundy’s rulers were often as treacherous as the region’s erratic weather. In 1440, Louis XI,...
During the 19th and 20th centuries, France and Germany vied for control of Alsace, until the Treaty...
Success can sometimes be achieved by accident, but greatness requires deliberate effort. Certainly...

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