The pursuit of quality has been the raison d’être of all of Leslie Rudd’s endeavors. As the head of Standard Beverage Corp.
Founded in 1731 by Michel Bouchard, a textile merchant, Bouchard Père et Fils was purchased in 1995 by Joseph Henriot, the owner of Champagne Henriot.
Other cars in this category may be faster and more extreme looking than the Aston Martin Vanquish, but none offers a better blend of performance, design, and craftsmanship.
The fifth AMG model to receive the Black Series treatment, the 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series (www.mbusa.com)
Carroll Shelby has passed, but he has left us a wonderfully overpowered Mustang to remember him by.
In terms of poise and positioning, no contemporary car matches the 2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed (www.bentleymotors.
With its rows of monolithic columns, travertine walls, and windows of tinted glass, the winery complex at Darioush—one of the Napa Valley’s most exacting producers—represents a synthesis of the an
Few people have entered the wine industry with greater passion and modesty than Laura and John Bremer, Southern Californians whose love for the Napa Valley brought them back to Northern California
The BMW M6 Coupe (www.bmwusa.com) may have lost its V-10 engine for the 2013 model year, but rest assured that the Ger
In our 2004 Best of the Best issue, we selected as winners red and white domestic wines that had been crafted by the same winemaker.
Penfolds Grange is perhaps Australia’s most famous wine, and that fame has often been celebrated in these pages, where this powerful Shiraz-based blend has been honored numerous times.
Burgundy’s famous vineyards are divided and subdivided into tiny plots farmed by dozens of different producers.
The firm of Marchesi Antinori has long been a pioneer in the Italian wine industry.
In 1998, santiago achával and fellow Argentinean Manuel Ferrer partnered with Roberto Cipresso and Tiziano Siviero, the proprietors of La Fiorita in Montalcino, Italy, to found Achaval-Ferrer, a w
The winemaking history of France’s Rhône region stretches back millennia.
The 2014 Lexus IS 350 F Sport (www.lexus.com) serves as proof that the Japanese automaker can produce a car that is the
The number 4 turns up again and again in Padrón family history. December 4, 1961, was the day the patriarch José Orlando Padrón came to America from his native Cuba.
The 2013 Rolls-Royce Phantom Series II (www.rollsroycemotorcars.com), the model’s second generation, ext
High performance does not need to be in your face.
Few will disagree that the 2014 Aston Martin Rapide S (www.astonmartin.com) is the most gorgeous new sedan on th