Articles in Wine, Spirits & Cigars

If the histories of the two Flor­entine families associated with Tenuta dell’Ornellaia are long and...
Certainly one of the most prolific négociants in Burgundy—as the ubiquity of its village wines on...
Adherence to tradition does not necessarily yield quality. Despite the rich oenological heritage of...
Infused vodkas have been commonplace for several years, and now one tequila maker has experimented...
Grant’s newly appointed master blender, Brian Kinsman, has some sizable shoes to fill. When he...
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Since the 16th century, when Leonard de Suduiraut married Nicole d’Allard, the estate in the...
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Alchemy is astir in the village of Fécamp. Puffs of steam curl across the gravel courtyard of the...
After decades of anticipation, family-owned Scottish spirit and wine producer Gordon &...
During a periodic tasting of aging Louis XIII cask barrels in 2004, cellar master Pierrette...
Tuscany’s idyllic scenery suggests to the modern visitor a simple life of refinement and repose,...
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Even in Napa Valley, where pride of place generally takes precedence over progress, history...
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After the physical and economic devastation of World War II, the majority of Italian wineries...
PaQuí, which means “to be happy” in the native Aztec language, is a new tequila handcrafted in...
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Life’s greatest gifts are often those that are least expected. The birth of a grandchild is such a...
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Long before there was bourbon, rye whiskey was being distilled in the colonies. In fact, in 1797,...
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Combining spirits of various ages requires as much care and dexterity of the blender as, say,...
Wine enthusiasts, mark your calendars for March 20: The date marks the Sotheby’s New York sale of...
Unlike many of his competitors, Rocky Patel and his namesake cigar company do not have a centuries...
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New premium distilled spirits seem to crop up as ubiquitously as some of the grains and herbs from...
The 1860s Genuine American Vodka instantly conjures up images of the American West with its...

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