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The Feud Over Italy’s Most Mysterious Wine Estate

The Fiorano wines, created by the eccentric Prince Alberico Boncompagni Ludovisi, have been elevated to near mythical ...
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That Wine Lyfe: Juliette Pope of Gramercy Tavern, NYC

America's sommeliers have access to some of the best wines in the world. But what are they drinking off duty? Welcome ...
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A Brooklyn Wine List Tracks the Jewish Diaspora

A wine list isn’t the typical forum for addressing complex issues of history, heritage and culture. But at Brooklyn's ...
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Drinking with Scandal’s Olivia Pope

Scandal's Olivia Pope drinks expensive red wine. Lots of it. Jennifer Cacicio explores wine's role as a symbol of ...
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That Wine Lyfe: Steve Wildy of the Vetri Family, Philadelphia

America's sommeliers have access to some of the best wines in the world. But what are they drinking off duty? Welcome ...
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The Fox, the Hound & a Bottle of Port

The ritual of toasting with port before a fox hunt dates back to the 17th century and remains an integral part of the ...
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Searching for the Sound of Terroir

In an effort to find the intuitive connection between music and wine, winemaker Franz Weninger assembled an orchestra ...
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That Wine Lyfe: Michael Madrigale of Bar Boulud & Boulud Sud, NYC

Americas sommeliers have access to some of the best wines in the world. But what are they drinking off duty? Welcome ...
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Why Are Wine & Cocktails Absent from Restaurant Criticism?

In an age when beverage programs have become an increasingly important part of a restaurant's identity, they remain ...
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That Wine Lyfe: Justin Vann of PSA Wines, Houston

Americas sommeliers have access to some of the best wines in the world. But what are they drinking off duty? Welcome ...
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Drinking with Novelist T.C. Boyle

The famed author of 24 books of fiction on his wild past, never looking back and the accident that led to his love of ...
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Drinking Straight from the Tank

Bulk wine is burdened with all sorts of negative connotations. But the image is changing, particularly in Paris. Anna ...