Articles in Wine, Spirits & Cigars

A chef with two Michelin stars and one of the world’s 100 certified Master Sommeliers will team up...
After founding his eponymous winery in 2002, Cliff Lede struggled with its numbers. These were not...
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In the worlds of cars, cigars, and wine, the word vintage is often bandied about. But it is rarely...
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When asked about the origins of the gorgeous, ebony-shaded maduro wrapper on his company’s latest...
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Located on just 16 acres of picturesque vineyards in Tuscany’s coastal region of Bolgheri, Tenuta...
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Nothing affects the flavor of a whisky more than the wood in which it is aged. To that end, the...
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Cigar-making has changed little in the past 150 years. It remains, for the most part, a...
"I am a frustrated hotelier," declares John Jordan, CEO of Jordan Vineyard & Winery, as he...
Aulden Cellars and Sotheby’s will hold the first of four wine sales on September 20 in New York...
Less than a year after Bowmore Distillery’s fourth and final release of Black Bowmore—a $4,500...
Cigar conglomerate Altadis has augmented some of its top brands with Cabinet Selección blends,...
In the late 1960s and early 1970s, when Robert Drouhin—then head of Joseph Drouhin, one of Burgundy...
One might be forgiven for reflexively recoiling from any brand of Hawaiian cigar. After all, the...
The Item. This cocktail shaker dates from the early 1930s and is one of only two known examples of...
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Breaking the seal on a bottle of rare, extra-aged, single-malt whisky often summons the ghost of...
Courvoisier’s J.S. Succession, created to mark the bicentennial of Napoleon’s crowning as the...
The word icon is often used but seldom is it meaningful. Few people transcend the particulars of...
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Each November, an extraordinary event takes place in the town of Beaune, France. This event—an...
In the game of high-priced whiskies, as in that of high-stakes poker, four of a kind always beats...
Rocky Patel’s original Edge cigar series had an appealing simplicity. The cigars were sold in rough...

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