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A Fond Farewell to a Friend in Wine

The wine industry loses a friend with the passing of Burgundy expert Ned Benedict at age 60

Wine Auction Prices Continue to Climb in the First Half of 2019

Sales in major markets reached $233.8 million thanks to rare Burgundy, Bordeaux and spirits

Team Behind Two Grand Award Winners Opens Selby's in Silicon Valley

Plus, RPM Restaurants has a new pizzeria in Chicago, a fourth location of International Smoke comes to San Diego, and more

Champagne's Nicolas Feuillatte Expands, Buying the Historic Henri Abelé House

Henri Abelé will be the first standalone brand for Feuillatte, the grower-cooperative that is one of the biggest Champagne names

Will the Supreme Court's Tennessee Decision Dramatically Change the U.S. Wine Market?

The highest court delivered a win for consumers last month. Here's how this could affect alcohol regulations in the U.S.

UNESCO Recognizes Prosecco Wine Areas as World Heritage Site

Italy's hills around Conegliano and Valdobbiadene join the U.N. list's newest additions

Burgundy Giant Boisset to Buy Maison Alex Gambal

Famille Boisset will acquire 30 acres of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay vineyards, the Gambal brand and inventory

Bordeaux Vintners Convicted of Fraud, but Fellow Winemakers Cry Foul

Hervé and Régis Grandeau were found guilty of selling surplus wine, but protest that regulations were unclear and no one was harmed

Group Behind Grand Award–Winning Saison Opens a Second Angler in Los Angeles

Plus, sommelier shuffles at major restaurants in New York

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit over Napa’s To Kalon Vineyard

Court agrees with Constellation that suit should not proceed, but will allow The Vineyard House to amend its suit over historic property

Wine Spectator Reveals 2019 Restaurant Award Winners

Magazine honors excellence in wine lists, recognizing programs in all 50 states and 79 countries and territories

8 Restaurants Win New Grand Awards in 2019

Wine Spectator recognizes dining spots from 5 countries with its top honor for wine lists

U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down Tennessee Residency Law; Opens Door for National Wine Retailer Shipping Challenges

Seven of the justices delivered a strong defense of the Constitution's Commerce Clause in the face of discriminatory state alcohol regulations

Busted: 5 Health Myths About Wine

Learn the truth behind commonly held beliefs about alcohol and wellness

Ben Parsons Resigns as Winemaker of The Infinite Monkey Theorem

He kickstarted the urban winery and canned wine trends; he will remain onboard as a consultant but is looking for new projects

Heitz Cellar Buys 51-Acre Wildwood Vineyard in Napa Valley

Treasury Wine Estates sold the Rutherford site; Heitz plans to integrate the parcel into its Trailside Vineyard

Your Cheat Sheet to the Upcoming Supreme Court Decision on Wine

A decision is expected soon; here are possible outcomes and repercussions from the biggest case concerning alcohol in 14 years

The Famed Pastis Reopens its Doors in New York's Meatpacking District

Plus, Grand Award Saison in San Francisco welcomes a new wine director, Ouzo Bay opens a location in Houston, and more

Cheval-Blanc and Figeac Finish: 2018 Bordeaux Wine Futures Prices and Analysis

Three big Right Bank names have released their 2018 futures. Will the price be tempting enough for consumers?

Exclusive: St.-Cosme’s Louis Barruol Purchases Vinsobres Estate in Southern Rhône

The owner of the Gigondas powerhouse believes the 50-year-old vines have great promise

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