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Join us at Wine Spectator's NY Wine Experience, Oct. 20–22. Enjoy the world's finest wines, including the Top 10 of 2015! Order tickets today

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NY Wine Experience 2016
How Sweet It Is: "Dessert" Wines Tasting
Some of the greatest, most historic and longest-lived wines in the world also happen to be sweet
NY Wine Experience 2016
Wine Star: Philippe Guigal
The Côte-Rôtie winemaker shares a long-awaited "La-La" wine
NY Wine Experience 2016
The Grand Tastings
The evening walkaround tastings offered up a buffet of 267 outstanding wines from around the world; see the photos!
NY Wine Experience 2016
Wine Star: Boots Brounstein
Diamond Creek's owner shares the story of how her husband pioneered single-vineyard Cabernet in California
Soave’s White Wizard
After 50 vintages, Italian legend Leonildo Pieropan prepares the next generation. Contributing editor Robert Camuto visits
Château Margaux Appoints New Managing Director
Philippe Bascaules will fill role of late Paul Pontallier; remains director of winemaking at Napa's Inglenook
Mario Batali in the White House Kitchen
Also in Unfiltered: Italy's public (wine) drinking fountain, and wineries support breast cancer awareness
2016 Harvest Report: Oregon
A warm—but not hot—growing season has produced the third straight year of potentially outstanding wines
Drinking Out Loud
Rookie Mistakes
We've all made them. Matt Kramer gives us his top 3
Charles Smith Sells 5 Brands for $120 Million
Constellation acquires Kung Fu Girl Riesling, Eve Chardonnay, Boom Boom Syrah and more
Harvest Happenings
For winegrowers, it's the busiest time of the year: harvest. How much do you know about it?
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20 Eye-Opening Wines from South Africa
New reviews of reds and whites from the Cape
Tasting Highlights
16 Intriguing Finger Lakes Rieslings
New reviews of white wines from upstate New York
Retrospective / Vertical
2006 California Cabernet Retrospective: Room to Grow at Age 10
James Laube reviews more than 70 wines from the vintage

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