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Would you want to enjoy a picnic amidst plants sprayed with pesticides and weed killer? And yet many of us do when we place...

Visiting the famous wine villages of the Southern Rhone Valley— Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Gigondas, Vacqueyras and others—can be a bit daunting if you don’t know the...

  How many of you see a wine and in fact may order it but have no idea what it’s all about? It is like...

Les Américains might still be teetotalers if it weren’t for Champagne Charles Heidsieck, who filled flutes to the brim across the...

Back in 1982 or so I noticed a sign at Mustards restaurant in Napa Valley reading “The Bitch is back.” When I inquired as...

What do Château Lafite Rothschild, Château Latour, Château Margaux, Château Haut-Brion and Château Mouton Rothschild have in common? Besides being monster French Reds they...

Ink, Tar, Pine Trees, Black or White Pepper... Aromas and flavors of ink, tar and pine trees? Ever tasted a wine described like that before?...

In these hard economic times, we all look for ways to make our dollars go farther. For wine lovers, a good plan is to...