Unfiltered: Wine Smugglers’ Lair Found? Hidden Doorway, Bottle Stash Uncovered In Scottish Castle Caves

An archaeological dig last month at Scotland's Culzean Castle revealed a previously hidden doorway to one of the two caves, as well as a trove of 18th-century wine-bottle fragments and other goodies,


Unfiltered: Emmy Wines Behind The Scenes: Stars Dish On Awards Drinks

We got the scoop on the pours and snacks that sated A-listers at last night's Emmys, including something called "favacado" toast and a wine surprise for Henry Winkler. See who sipped Sterling Cabernet


Wine Spectator?s 2018 Video Contest Winner: The Soul Of Barolo

On a summer trip to Piedmont in Italy, Seattle-based filmmaker Will Miceli fell in love with the abundance of great wine and food in the region. But the story of the Abbona family, the owners of Piedm


Unfiltered: Dwyane Wade And Gabrielle Union Crush It In Napa

Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union, celebrity power couple on court, stage and crushpad, had a Napa-good time this week when they came to town to blend a new 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon for the NBA star's Wa

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Restaurant Spotlight: Formel B

In Denmark, Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence winner Formel B delivers a customizable dining experience with small plates and an extensive wine selection.


Turning Tables: D.c.’s Masseria Chef Opens Sprawling Italian Concept; New Chef At Galatoire’s In New Orleans

Wine Spectator rounds up the latest restaurant news for wine lovers: Chef Nicholas Stefanelli of Masseria in Washington, D.C., opens three-story Italian dining concept, Officina, New Orleans' Galatoir


Beloved California Vintner Ulises Valdez Dies At 49

Ulises Valdez, who emigrated from Mexico to work as a vineyard laborer in Sonoma County, then rose to become one of California's most renowned vineyard managers and founder of his own family winery, d


Bordeaux Scores Victories In Battle Against Counterfeit Wines In China

Bordeaux has scored two major victories against counterfeit wines in China, and coupled with an anticipated change in e-commerce legislation, there's a potential turning point in the long, complex war


Auction Of Washington Wines Raises $4.3 Million

The 31st annual Auction of Washington Wines surpassed expectations by raising more than $4.3 million to benefit Seattle Children's Hospital and Washington State University's viticulture and enology pr


Wine & Design: Racing Home With Danica Patrick

Just months into her retirement from auto racing, Danica Patrick has shifted her winemaking career into high gear. The record-setter on both the IndyCar and NASCAR circuits is also spending more time

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