From WWI To President Trump, Château Le Puy Pours Vintages From A Century Of Wine

In <b>1917</b>, Woodrow Wilson asked Congress for a declaration of war on Germany.<p>In <b>1926</b>, real estate on Broadway and Wall Street sold for $7 per square inch.<p>In <b>1936</b>, Robert Redford, John McCain, and Supreme Court justice Anthony Kennedy were born.<p>In <b>1944</b>, The United States and allied troops invaded at …

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KUWTK sneak peek: Kourtney and Kendall get drunk while wine tasting as Khloe barely sips the drink

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 08: (L-R) Jordan Barrett, Kendall Jenner, and Kim Kardashian West attend the Daily Front Row's Fashion Media Awards at Four …


Wine clubs: what's your tribe?

<i>“I have a mind to join a club, and beat you over the head with it.” Groucho Marx</i><p>As a child, I was often at my nan’s for the Methodist ladies bible …

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Wine and Workout Retreats

Of all the wonderful things we think of pairing with wine, exercise isn’t among them. Historically, alcohol and exercise have been either/or …


Unforgiving Wildfires Affect Vineyard Workers and Owners

When the wildfires ignited, vineyard workers stopped picking grapes and fled for their lives. Some vineyard owners decided to stay and fight back, …

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This unconventional farming style sounds strange, but some SLO County winemakers swear by it

Cow horns filled with manure, sheep, bees, the phases of the moon — what could these things possibly have to do with wine? They’re all elements of …


Man Sues Airline over 'Champagne' Service

A key selling point for Canada’s Sunwing airline has been its free, onboard “Champagne Service.” The vacation airline offers one complimentary glass …


Billionaire Koch brother's crusade against counterfeit wine

Bill Koch, sibling of the famous Koch brothers, Charles and David, spent $35 million investigating what began as $400K in wine fraud. Turns out, Koch …

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Wine Country Strong: After the Fires, Napa and Sonoma Look Ahead | News & Features | News & Features

With the specter of Northern California’s ongoing wine-country wildfire tragedy on the minds of many wine lovers, <i>Wine Spectator</i> editor and publisher …

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Whittaker's Gin

Moderation Policy for Ratings, Comments and Reviews<p>The Wine Society does not pre-moderate star ratings on products. Ratings published without comment …

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How Fire Has Shaped California’s Wine Industry

The wildfires in Napa and Sonoma are only the most recent fires to hurt the state’s wineries.<p>For 10 long days Jeff Morgan did not know the fate of one of his vineyards in Sonoma County.<p>Morgan, the co-owner of Covenant Wines in Berkeley, had spent part of Sunday, Oct. 8, at the Kenwood-area …

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California’s Wine Industry Begins Picking Up Pieces After Fire Damage

Although still burning, the largest fires that have devastated California wine country are mostly contained, and winemakers, winery owners, and …

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20 Christmas Gift Ideas For Parisians

Cultural pass<p><b>What is it:</b> Culture First pass.<b><br>Why you need it:</b> It offers free access to either three or six museum exhibitions, theater, dance, and …

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Here's What's Open Amid Fires in California

Northern California continues to reel from ongoing wildfires that began on Sunday, October 8, affecting regions such as Napa Valley, Sonoma County, Mendocino, Redwood Valley, and Santa Cruz. The 250 total wildfires, 21 of which were categorized as major, have burned more than 245,000 acres, forced …


The new force in wine

I have just received photographs of me in the company of young Russian women. Admittedly, there are also snaps of me with Russian men of varying …

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Winemakers are raising $5 million to rebuild homes in Sonoma and northern California

Nearly 7,000 structures, including at least 3,500 homes, have been destroyed by deadly wildfires that ripped through northern California in recent …

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Wildfires in California’s winelands

The wildfires that have cost so many lives and devastated the northern California wine counties of Napa and Sonoma are just the most recent — and …

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Kendall Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian Got Very Tipsy at a Wine Tasting in This 'KUWTK' Video

Everyone knows the queen of booze on <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i> is Kris Jenner. Her proclivity for the juice has spawned some of the greatest moments—and GIFs—in <i>KUWTK</i> history. There's the time she got more than a little tipsy at a wine tasting in Napa Valley. Before that, she picked Khloé up in …

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After Fires, Napa and Sonoma Tourism Industry Is Getting Back on Its Feet

My husband’s parents live on the northeast edge of the town of Sonoma, Calif., at the end of a road that leads up a hill into Bartholomew Park Winery. It is beautiful country, shaded by fragrant eucalyptus trees and crisscrossed with hiking trails. Last week, the Northern California wildfires, …

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Fine wine investment: Keeping it simple

Twenty years ago fine wine was very much an insider’s paradise but this is increasingly not the case and cutting the jargon has to be a priority if …

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Asda's latest Instagram worthy home ware is perfect for party season - you'll want it all

If like us, you're obsessed with anything rose gold, then we have some great news for you.<p>Supermarket giant Asda have released three sets of gorgeous …

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Napa Valley Wine Train Says Thank You

Napa Valley Wine Train announces free lunches to say thank you to those who helped the region.

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‘Little tears of joy’ falling from the skies boost optimism in N. Calif. fire zones

Image 1of/61<p>Caption<p>Close<p>For the first time since wildfires broke out in Northern California bringing death and widespread destruction to the Wine …

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If You Read Anything This Week: Wine News 10.20.2017 - General Discussion - Forums

<b>Update on the North Bay fires:</b> Rain in Northern California last night boosted hope that the wildfires will soon be contained, reports the <i>SF …

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Edinburgh Catalogue - Wine Festival

<b>Edinburgh</b> online catalogue<p>Your browser does not seem to support iframes. Click here to read this PDF.

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Advertiser content hosted by the Guardian: Experience the wine regions of northern Italy | The Guardian

Experience the wine regions of northern Italy<p>The stunning views of mountains, lakes and rivers in northern Italy provide the perfect backdrop for enjoying a glass of wine or two


Deadly fires hit wine regions in Spain and Portugal

Wildfires in winemaking areas of Portugal and northern Spain have claimed at least 45 lives and burnt through thousands of hectares of agricultural …

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Forgotten Spain: Valencia

Rioja, Priorat, Ribera del Duero, Montsant… Valencia? If that last word sticks a bit in the throat, it’s either because you inherently know it …

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How the Wildfires Are Hurting California's Wine Industry

As the blazes continue, they pose risks to businesses that account for the majority of Napa County’s economic output and employ almost half its workers.<p>ST. HELENA, Calif.—When the winemaker Jean Hoefliger arrived at his small Napa Valley winery at 3:30 a.m. on October 9, the morning the Northern …

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Canadian man sues airline for not serving champagne

A Canadian man is suing an airline for serving sparkling wine instead of champagne on a flight.<p>Daniel Macduff flew from Quebec to the Cuban island resort of Cayo Coco on Sunwing Airlines which he says advertised a “glass of champagne”, The National Post reports.<p>The retired civil servant filed a …