Articles in Wine, Spirits & Cigars

You might need a crane to uncork the new limited-edition, 15-liter Rosé Nebuchadnezzar Champagne...
In this fast-paced world, cigars are an anomaly, as their tobaccos are aged naturally and...
In addition to affecting color, the type of barrel in which a whiskey is aged can account for as...
With the warm summer months here, many people are entertaining outside or visiting friends, and...
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Given the ongoing presence of vampires in the media, plus a fascination with the zombie apocalypse...
O. Fournier in the Uco Valley in Mendoza, Argentina, is offering a unique package for wine lovers:...
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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In the minds of most enthusiasts, Médoc is the cradle of Bordeaux. After all, this important region...
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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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Chateau Ste. Michelle is not only the oldest winery in Wash­ington State, but also the largest....
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Mark Aubert’s career has been a peripatetic one. After succeeding celebrated winemaker Helen Turley...
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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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Perhaps one of the most significant events to occur at Maison Louis Jadot since its doors first...
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Russians invented vodka centuries ago, but the U.S. government only recognized the clear spirit (...
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The Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial Limited Edition 2011 (www.myfathercigars.com, $16) is produced...

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