Wines

When salvage diver Peter Lindberg discovered 162 bottles of Champagne that had been tucked away in...
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...
Perfection always entails a precarious balancing act, and in the wine industry especially,...
One may be forgiven for assuming that Quilceda Creek is a new player among the world’s elite...
The GIFT A four-day visit for three couples to Oporto, Portugal, hosted by the Fladgate Partnership...
As the son of oil magnate Jean Paul Getty, Gordon Getty might easily have allowed circumstances to...
Véronique Drouhin knew she had discovered a special place when, in July 1987, she first crested the...
If the taste of a whisky literally reflected the topography of the place where it was made, then...
Rich, extracted, full of fresh acidity, and rife with wild-honey, spice, and ginger notes, the...
Araujo Estate did not begin with the arrival in Napa Valley of its eponymous owners, Daphne and...
In 1999, epicures Weezie and Launny Steffens succumbed to the disease that strikes so many visitors...
In 1862, German immigrant Jacob Schram bought a good-sized property outside the town of Calistoga,...
Kenzo Tsujimoto, the chairman and CEO of video-gaming giant Capcom Inc., decided 20 years ago to...
Though few acknowledge the fact, California vintners’ reputations tend to rest on their reds, which...
Success can sometimes be achieved by accident, but greatness requires deliberate effort. Certainly...
After acquiring 160 acres of land in the Adelaide hills west of Paso Robles, Calif., Deborah and...
A decade and a half ago, Santa Barbara County’s wine industry went through a period of adjustment,...
In 2005, Tim Perr and Scott Knight—insurance executives from Pacific Palisades, Calif., who share...
Though Burgundy’s most fabled producer holds property in seven different grand cru vineyards, the...
A long and storied history can imbue an estate with a certain appeal that the imagination of the...
Cultivating quality has been a way of life for Jeff Gargiulo. The proprietor of Gargiulo Vineyards...

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