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Alexandre Gabriel, president of Cognac Ferrand which produces Citadelle Gin, explains why gin is a...
Most single-malt Scotch is aged in either ex-bourbon barrels or sherry casks, or a combination of...
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Except for the rows of unusual bottles arranged on pedestals throughout the ballroom, the large...
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Making fine wine is a matter of balancing relationships, as Dan Kosta, Michael Browne, and Chris...
Domaine Carneros’ 2005 Le Rêve (“the dream”) by Taittinger ($95) is the 14th vintage of the Blanc...
Although the late William S. Paley founded the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) in 1928, he got...
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Japan is the second-largest producer of single-malt whiskey in the world; however, its whiskeys...
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One of the first wines of note to emerge from the now-bustling Paso Robles region on California’s...
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Father-and-son winemaking team Alex and Paul Golitzin count among their ancestors Prince Lev...
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Before embarking upon his own vinous enterprise, Robert Foley produced some 15 vintages for Pride...
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In the minds of most enthusiasts, Médoc is the cradle of Bordeaux. After all, this important region...
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Since 1859, the Gaja Winery in the Barbaresco region of Piedmont, Italy, has been committed to...
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Perhaps one of the most significant events to occur at Maison Louis Jadot since its doors first...
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There is little that can be said of Grange, Penfolds’ flagship wine, that has not already been...
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In whichever hemisphere or country Paul Hobbs exercises his purple thumb, the vines prosper. A New...
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Although we tend to think of bourbon as robust and Cognac as more refined, these two brown spirits...
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Schramsberg was founded in 1862 by a tenacious German immigrant named Jacob Schram, who planted...
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Master sommelier Greg Harrington is among those pioneering members of his profession who, in the...
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Mark Aubert’s career has been a peripatetic one. After succeeding celebrated winemaker Helen Turley...
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Although Calistoga is home to what is perhaps Napa Valley’s most fabled and historic vineyard, the...

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