May 21, 2007, New York – Scheduled to hit newsstands May 22, Robb Report magazine’s 19th annual “Best of the Best” special issue presents the world’s most extraordinary new products and services for those who appreciate unparalleled quality and craftsmanship, and for whom cost is no object. Each year, Robb Report’s editorial staff and a team of seasoned contributing writers painstakingly research and select the very best automobiles, yachts, jewelry, vacations, wines, fashion, and other exceptional items for the magazine’s discerning readers.
Robb Report, the world’s most acclaimed journal of connoisseurship, offers its “Best of the Best” June issue as an annual indispensable luxury handbook. This year’s issue is no exception, providing comprehensive reviews of the past year’s offerings from the luxury market in six primary departments, covering 53 separate categories. These include:
Robb Report editors and contributors select the world’s most exceptional new GTs, coupes & convertibles, sedans, sports cars, SUVs, and aftermarketers, as well as motorcycles sure to accelerate your pulse. The vehicles cited for superior performance and sublime design include the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano, Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG and Ducati 1098 S twin-cylinder motorcycle.
Robb Report presents its favorite new menswear collections, wardrobe essentials, custom clothing, watches, pens, diamonds, pearls, and colored gems. Richard Mille watches, Luciano Barbera clothing, Cesare Attolini bespoke suits and topcoats, Graff diamonds, and Les Perles de Chanel are among the brands heralded for their new technologies or rare materials.
The “Best of the Best” editors traveled the world to bring readers a stunning selection of new hotels, resorts, spas, and golf courses. From Grumeti Reserves, Sasakwa Lodge on Tanzania’s Serengeti Plain and Como Shambhala Estate at Begawan Giri to the Palacio Duhau-Park Hyatt in Buenos Aires and Jack Nicklaus’ Punta Espada golf course in the Dominican Republic, each destination delivers the most luxurious travel experience imaginable.
To celebrate your special occasion, consider raising a glass of one of the selected wines, spirits, and liqueurs, lighting one of the fabulous cigars, or dining at one of these new restaurants. The enchanting Tuscan Merlot Tenuta dell’Ornellaia 2004 Masseto, the Aubert 2004 Chardonnay Sonoma Coast Lauren Vineyard, or the biscotti-flavored Faretti Biscotti Famosi will make any occasion more festive, as would a Fuente Don Carlos Edición Aniversario cigar. For exceptional dining, the Robb Report panel recommends the singular gastronomic experience at Restaurant Guy Savoy at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
Robb Report reveals its choices for the world’s finest new furnishings, kitchen and bath appliances, home entertainment and audio equipment, and personal electronics. Also included are its selections of the world’s foremost art galleries and antiques dealers. German appliance company Gaggenau, Italian mosaic maker Sicis, Dedon furniture, New York’s Fischbach Gallery, and Panasonic’s 103-inch plasma TV, the TH-103PZ600U, are all included.
Wings & Water
The ultimates in new air and sea craft are revealed with the “Best of the Best” choices for custom megayachts, production yachts, personal aircraft, business jets, charter aviation services and more. Featured are the remarkable 289-foot Perini Navi Maltese Falcon sailing yacht, Ambrosia III—Bennetti’s most technologically advanced custom yacht—the turbocharged Mooney Acclaim aircraft, and Marquis Jet.
Robb Report is the international authority on the luxury lifestyle. Each month, the magazine reports on issues and trends affecting the affluent market, with coverage of exclusive events and features on exceptional automobiles, motorcycles, aircraft, art, jewelry, watches, fashion, travel, homes, wines, spirits, and cigars.