East Coast Inns With Excellent Wines

These 13 Wine Spectator Restaurant Award winners in East Coast inns, from Maine to Florida, offer luxury lodging and world-class wines.


Rare Wine Auctions Set New Records In The First Half Of 2018

During the first half of 2018, collectible wine auctions witnessed unprecedented prices and myriad new records in New York, Chicago and Hong Kong sales. Passion for Bordeaux gave way to feverish deman


Silver Oak Builds First New Winery To Earn Leed Platinum Sustainability Certification

Silver Oak Cellars achieved another sustainability milestone July 9, when the company earned LEED Platinum certification for its new Alexander Valley facility, the first commercial winery in the world


Duckhorn Wine Company Buys Sonoma Pinot Noir Star Kosta Browne

The Napa-based firm, whose portfolio includes Merlot specialist Duckhorn, Decoy, Paraduxx, Goldeneye, Calera and others, takes control of the boutique Sonoma Pinot brand, uniting two Wine Spectator Wi


Sommelier Roundtable: Most Common Mistakes

These seven wine pros from Wine Spectator Restaurant Award winners shared the most common mistakes and misconceptions they see during service on the floor?and how you can steer clear of them.


Wine Is Full Of Healthy Polyphenols. But What’s A Polyphenol?

Polyphenols, such as resveratrol, play a big part in wine's health benefits. But do you know why these antioxidants are good for you? Or even what a polyphenol is? For those without degrees in organic

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Wine Spectator Announces Changes In California Wine Reviewers

Longtime lead California taster James Laube will be transitioning his new-release tasting beats to other experienced senior editors by the end of the year. New assignments include Kim Marcus for Chard


After Back-to-back Difficult Vintages, Chile’s 2018 Harvest Brings Relief

Chile's vintners and winemakers are savoring a return to normal yields and potentially high-quality wine in 2018 after the heat- and fire-plagued 2017 growing season and rainy cool weather of 2016.


8 & $20 Recipe: Crunchy Baked Coconut Shrimp

Celebrate summertime with a healthier rendition of a sea-food classic, accompanied by a sweet apricot dipping sauce. An elegant, fruity white wine, such as a Finger Lakes Riesling, adds the finishing


Marlborough Wineries Aim To Protect Reputation

Worried about quality of Sauvignon Blanc bottled outside New Zealand, vintners create Appellation Marlborough Wine certification

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