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Both practical and visionary, Joseph Krug founded Champagne Krug in Reims, France, in 1843 to...
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Russians invented vodka centuries ago, but the U.S. government only recognized the clear spirit (...
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Since 1997, when Merry Edwards cofounded Merry Edwards Wines, she has focused her talents on...
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Nothing about Darioush, one of Napa Valley’s most impressive wineries, is restrained. The building...
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Chateau Ste. Michelle is not only the oldest winery in Wash­ington State, but also the largest....
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From the ages of ancient Sumeria and classical Greece to the present day, human beings have treated...
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Though white wines of epic grace and beauty come from such regions as Alsace, the Rhône, Austria,...
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In an era when so many legendary wine labels belong to multinational corporations, Domaine Jean-...
The Haag family has been producing wines in the Middle Mosel region for 400 years, during which...
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One might wonder whether Highland Park could match the quality of its 40-year-old Orcadian Limited...
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To make a superb extra añejo—a tequila aged three years or longer—requires not only a superb añejo...
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In the early 1970s, when Denis Horgan acquired Leeuwin Estate, now one of Australia’s most...
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If there is proof that big things come in small packages, it is the Arturo Fuente Hemingway Short...
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The pigtailed Nicaraguan puro Domus Magnus (www.sagimports.com, $8.95 to $9.95)—whose name derives...
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Last year, at the end of a black-tie dinner, Davidoff introduced the Davidoff 100 Years Geneva (www...
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This is not the first time Padrón cigars have been honored with a Best of the Best accolade, and we...
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With its spicy Sumatran binder and Honduran and Panamanian filler, Alec Bradley Black Market (www....
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The understated red-and-black band of Tatuaje Fausto (www.tatuajecigars.com, $8 to $8.75) gives no...
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The Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial Limited Edition 2011 (www.myfathercigars.com, $16) is produced...
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Typically, single-malt Scotch is aged in ex-bourbon barrels and used sherry casks. But in 1994,...

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