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Soave’s White Wizard
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Château Margaux Appoints New Managing Director
Philippe Bascaules will fill role of late Paul Pontallier; remains director of winemaking at Napa's Inglenook
Jean-Louis Chave's St.-Joseph Reclamation
James Molesworth says Chave continues to focus on his St.-Joseph project as his Hermitage shines
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Rookie Mistakes
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Charles Smith Sells 5 Brands for $120 Million
Constellation acquires Kung Fu Girl Riesling, Eve Chardonnay, Boom Boom Syrah and more
Direct-Shipping Clashes Roil in Missouri, Michigan
In a courthouse and a statehouse, retailers are battling for the right to ship to customers across state lines
The Hipster's Guide to the New York Wine Experience, 2016
Ben O'Donnell provides a helpful primer on some rare and often-elusive wines you'll want to catch at the Grand Tastings
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Wine Talk: From Angel Stadium to Atlas Peak
Major League Baseball vets Chris Iannetta and Vernon Wells team up as Napa vintners
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2006 California Cabernet Retrospective
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