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Tuscany's Secret to Making Good Wine

Jan 13
In the Italian countryside of Tuscany, a winemaker tells us the secret to good wine. It's not just sun and soil. The grapes at one vineyard are serenaded all day, every day by classical music.

Wine Refills? Washington State Eyes Growlers

By Alexis Myers | Jan 12
A proposed measure in Washington state would allow wine lovers to fill reusable containers known as growlers from taps at grocery stores, wine boutiques and other places licensed to sell wine in the state.

Blanc de Bleu Gives Back to the LGBT Community.

By David Goodman | Oct 30
You have heard the old saying about getting ready for your wedding... "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, a sixpence for your shoe"?

World Wine Production Slips Amid Rough Weather

Oct 20
Floods, drought, frost and hail cut into world wine production this year across Europe and South America, but the quality of the 2016 vintage shouldn't unduly suffer.

Marriage Case Plaintiff Obergefell Helps Launch Line of Wines

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 17
A tribute to Obergefell and Arthur on the bottle explains that, "this beautiful sparkling rosé is a toast to marriage equality and those reluctant activists who change our world."

Wine Spectator Announces 2016 Restaurant Award Winners

Jul 13
For this year's awards, Wine Spectator launched two entities - the official Restaurant Awards app and the newly minted Restaurants.WineSpectator.com - which together provide patrons the best guides to restaurants that deliver exceptional wine experiences.

'For the Love of Wine' Explores Ancient Wine Culture

By Kevin Begos | Apr 5
In "For the Love of Wine," New York City writer and natural wine advocate Alice Feiring takes readers on her passionate journey to explore the republic of Georgia in the Caucasus Mountains.

Wine Spirit and Bucking Fashion

By Billy Nordmeier | Nov 14
Unlike the fashion sense of the '80s, there is such a thing as true innovation, which mistakenly, I believe, we label as"trends." Here's what's ascendent in the SoCal cocktail world.

At Mandarin Oriental New York, Spring Cocktails Go Way Beyond Sake

By Winnie McCroy | May 11
Look no further than the Mandarin Oriental in New York City for a spring cocktail menu packed with artisan spirits and a sommelier with a story to tell.

Blind Wine Tastings Get New Meaning at Coppola Winery

By Matthew Wexler | Feb 26
The "Tasting in the Dark" series, led by blind wine experts Hoby Wedler at Francis Ford Coppola Winery, is helping oenophiles gain a better understanding of wine nuances.

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