Unfiltered: Olympic Skater Adam Rippon Plans To Twist On Ice, Twist Off Wine

Adam Rippon, star Olympic figure skater, plans to celebrate with Sauvignon Blanc. His winery of choice?Oyster Bay?told us they're cheering him on. Also in Wine Spectator's Unfiltered, wine workouts fo


Customers Ripped Off By Wine Store Now Being Sued

Dozens of customers of Premier Cru, the wine store that conducted a Ponzi scheme, are being sued by a bankruptcy trustee because they received partial refunds


Your Love Life May Affect Your Taste In Wine

It's not uncommon for a wine lover's tastes to change. Discoveries of new regions and changing trends can explain why the wines that you once preferred may be totally different from the ones you enjoy


Buried Bubbly Could Be Buried Treasure

More than a century after a cave-in buried 125,000 cases of Pol Roger Champagne, the current owners have unearthed 19 bottles of the lost wines, and hope to uncover more.


Valentine?s Day Recipes: Chef Michael Schwartz? Tempting Crab Cakes, Chocolate Dessert And More

This tempting 3-course menu features persimmon and pomegranate salad, buttery jumbo lump crab cakes and a silky chocolate cremoso. Plus, get 12 Wine Spectator recommended Rieslings, Chardonnays and Sh


Is Wine Only Healthy For The Wealthy?

A Norwegian study found more evidence that wine can protect your heart, but it also discovered that people from higher socioeconomic backgrounds enjoyed more health benefits.


In Courthouses And State Capitols, Wine Retailers Are Fighting For Direct Shipping

As wine retailers are stymied by the tightening of laws against shipping across state lines and the more aggressive policing of existing laws, they?re waging a battle on two fronts: in state legislatu


Unfiltered: Yellow Tail Party Roo Gets A Marsupial Makeover For Super Bowl Return Trip

This Sunday, Yellow Tail's cast of party animals triumphantly returns to the airwaves for the Super Bowl, and the star marsupial Roo is looking better than ever, thanks to a high-tech makeover. Also i

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Wine Lovers Face Increasing Hurdles Ordering Online

Out-of-state wine retailers are prohibited from shipping to 37 states, but until recently, common carriers like FedEx and UPS would make the deliveries. Not anymore. This recent crackdown on retailer


What Are The Conditions For A Wine To Be Called A “meritage”?

Wine Spectator's expert Dr. Vinny explains the Meritage Alliance, an organization of wineries that make Bordeaux-style blends of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and other Bordeaux grapes, and how a wine ca

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