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Experience wine harvested from the best set of cool-climate vineyards in Argentina.
The purpose of wine and food pairings is “to drink wine as wine was meant to be,” we are told at an LVMH-hosted dinner at Yu Lei in Okada Manila. This philosophy comes from wine history dating back to the 17th century, ...
 
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You might have been drinking this divisive wine without even realizing it.
It may sound strange to call a wine "divisive" but from oenophiles to casual sippers, no wine inspires quite as many strong opinions as chardonnay. From fans who wax poetic about rich, buttery flavors to opponents who insist "ABC: Anything But Chardonnay" ...
 
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Keep these in mind the next time you enjoy a glass.
For the uninitiated, drinking wine can be intimidating, but really, it's an experience that should be enjoyed. Here are 10 etiquette tips when at a tasting or sharing a bottle of good wine.Put down the perfume, lotion, hair spray, or anything that's ...
 
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More than 1,000 gathered for a chance to score wine not found anywhere else.
On Saturday, February 23, the 2017 vintages debuted at the 23rd annual Premiere Napa Valley wine auction, in St. Helena, California, where more than 1,000 wine professionals attended the sold-out festivities at the Culinary Institute of America at Greystone. Premiere Napa Valley wines ...
 
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One man on why Champagne is the ultimate symbol of luxury.
After boarding a flight—especially a very long one— and storing the hand-carry in the overhead bin, settling in my seat with book and magazines tucked neatly to the left and right of me, my seat belt “securely fastened,” and after a final ...
 
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From Domaine de le Romanée-Conti to Screaming Eagle, here are the wines that command the biggest bucks.
The year 2018 was a record-breaking year for wine auctions. In October, Sotheby's sold a bottle of 1945 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Romanee-Conti for the staggering price of $558,000—more than 17 times the high estimate of $32,000 (the total sale of wine from producer Robert Drouhin's ...
 
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Raise a glass to decoding the mysteries of your favorite sparkling wine.
There's no drink more synonymous with the word "celebration" than brut champagne: No wedding is complete without a first toast, a romantic dinner just wouldn't be the same without a glass of bubbly, and what else could you possibly ring in the ...
 
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How one woman is taking on an rampant problem of counterfeit wines.
Maureen Downey is on crutches again. This time the 46-year-old expert in wine investment and authentication was trying to rescue a cat she thought was stranded on a roof, but after securing the feline she missed the top rung of the ladder ...
 
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An expert’s guide to the newest drink to enter the market
Love it or loathe it, blue wine is a trend that seems to be gathering momentum. So, what exactly is this obscure-looking beverage, and is it a fad or something we need to take more seriously? Matthieu Longuere, the wine development manager ...
 
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These watering holes will do more than quench your thirst with their happy hour offerings.
'Happy Hour' promotions offered by bars and lounges usually extend past a single hour, which fortunately give patrons more time to consume glass after glass of their favorite libation. In case you're in need of unlimited pick-me-ups, here are some of the ...
 
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The family has owned the most celebrated property in Bordeaux for 150 years and now 31-year-old Saskia de Rothschild will be the youngest person to lead a Bordeaux first growth estate and the first woman chair of Domaines Barons de Rothschild.
"Delighted to meet you,” says Eric, the Baron Rothschild, greeting me with a hearty handshake in the entryway of Château Lafite. It occurs to me almost immediately that it is a lapse of manners on my part to remind him that we ...
 
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Here are a few bottles of bubbly for the non-imbibers.
Planning a party doesn't always equate to having unlimited supply of booze. To accommodate friends and guests who want to stay sober, there's a way to celebrate without alcohol. You can try serving soda, fresh juices, or alcohol-free cocktails. But aside from ...
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