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Frankland Estate: Changing How Americans View Riesling and Australian Wine


Americans can have misconceptions about Riesling. Some believe that this varietal is only ever sweet. Drinkers who do not like sweetness may never try and enjoy …

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A Study in Soave


Twelve miles east of Verona sits one of Italy’s most historically celebrated white wine regions. In 1931, Soave joined Chianti as the country’s first two areas recognized as delimited wine-producing …

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The newest offering, Truvée, from Diageo Chateau & Estates Wines and Robin and Andréa McBride is available nationwide this month. The line thus far includes a lightly oaked …

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A Wine Director’s Special-Occasion Recommendations


Selecting the wine for a meal at a restaurant can be nerve-wracking for many consumers, especially when it’s a special occasion or in the company of …

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Behind The Wine Stick


Offering wine on tap requires an investment in the technology, additional space for the kegs and training on using and maintaining the system. There’s also the …

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Bulgarian Rhapsody


France and Italy have held the European wine spotlight for ages, along with Germany, Spain and Portugal. But several countries in the eastern part of the …

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Beso Del Sol White Sangria


Arctic Beverage LLC and L&B, LLC have announced the launch of Beso Del Sol bag-in-the-box white sangria. The 100% natural sangria is made with 100% Airén …

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Sting and Trudie Styler Add Message in a Bottle to Tuscan Wine Line


Philanthropist Trudie Styler, left, and her musician husband Sting in the barrel room of their Tuscany estate Il Palagio. The inaugural vintage of the couple’s Message …

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The Best Wines of 2014


Our national wine panel recommends wines throughout the year, typically by varietal or season, and provides brief tasting notes, ratings and the wine’s retail price (which …

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Five Bordeaux Bargains


Bordeaux doesn’t have to be expensive to be good. That was the theme of a recent press seminar and tasting a Planet Bordeaux event in New …