Wine

Few Napa wineries have the history of Beaulieu Vineyard. In 1900, Georges de Latour founded the winery when he purchased a four-acre vineyard in Rutherford. His wife Fernande commented “Quelle beau lieu” upon first seeing the land, meaning “what a beautiful place.” Over the next two decades, Latour acquired land holdings throughout Napa Valley, including
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The owners of Carlisle, California’s leading producer of quality Zinfandels, will call it quits after the 2024 vintage, Wine Spectator has learned. Co-founders Mike and Kendall Officer informed their wine club members of their decision today. “It was a decision that was a long time in coming,” Mike Officer, 62, said. “Financially, Carlisle is doing
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Reviews of recent releases from the first-growth châteaus of Bordeaux—Lafite Rothschild, Margaux, Haut-Brion, Latour and Mouton-Rothschild—have been conspicuously absent from the pages of Wine Spectator. In a free-ranging discussion between legendary Bordeaux and Napa winemaker Christian Moueix and Wine Spectator editor and publisher Marvin R. Shanken, the reasons are laid clear. During a recent lengthy
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Restaurants are not only thriving, but reinvesting in themselves and their future, not just in the obvious ways, but also by deepening their relationships with winemakers near and far. And those bonds are reflected in their carefully assembled wine lists. For proof, take a look at our newly revealed list of more than 3,700 restaurants
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Wine lists are a labor of like, reflecting enthusiasm at every single degree&#x2014from the winemakers to the sommeliers to the cafe house owners. Tricky get the job done goes into curating wine options that align with the cafe&#x2019s delicacies, pricing and environment, as effectively as the wishes of all its shoppers. It requires a specific
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Stoked by heat temperatures and windy circumstances, a number of wildfires broke out in California about the weekend, which include just one in Sonoma&#x2019s Dry Creek Valley, northwest of Healdsburg. The Stage Fireplace ignited on the jap shores of Lake Sonoma the afternoon of June 16 and rapidly distribute, nearing wineries and vineyards together West
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Southern Glazer&#x2019s Wine &amp Spirits chairman Harvey Chaplin, a self-built entrepreneur who turned a modest Florida spirits and wine distributorship into a nationwide, multibillion-greenback powerhouse, handed absent Sunday, June nine, of purely natural brings about at the age of 95. &#x201CHarvey was unquestionably a single of the fantastic pioneers and visionaries in our market,&#x201D stated
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Winemaker Warren Winiarski, founder of Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars and operator of Arcadia Vineyards, has died at the age of 96. In 1970, Winiarski bought a 50-acre fruit orchard and ranch in Napa Valley and commenced planting Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. He commenced creating wine from individuals plantings, together with some current Petite Sirah vines,
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Anglophiles, royal watchers and Port fans have a unusual prospect to insert some delectable items of British vinous record to their cellars. From now&#xA0until&#xA0June 20, Christie&#x2019s in London is keeping an online auction that includes Bordeaux with royal ties, Classic Port from the cellars of a 14th-century castle and extra. The auction features 6 bottles
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The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) trade affiliation held the most up-to-date iteration of the Collective Napa Valley Auction Weekend from Could 31 to June one. The evolving sequence of festive situations elevated $four.eight million, which includes a revamped stay auction that introduced in $two.four million, and the proceeds will assist youth psychological overall health packages
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For 7 generations, the Pasquero-Elia household has produced wine for their Paitin label in Barbaresco. They&#x2019ve also acted as stewards of the Serraboella winery, a&#xA0menzioni geografiche aggiuntiva (MGA), or specified winery, building rigorous, lengthy-lived Nebbiolos from their Sor&#xEC Paitin parcel. This yr they will launch wines from outside the house Barbaresco for the very first
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Just one of Burgundy&#x2019s electrical power gamers has purchased an legendary identify in California Pinot Noir. 4 yrs immediately after acquiring a minority stake, Domaine Faiveley has procured a greater part share of Williams Selyem, the Sonoma-centered vineyard established by Burt Williams and Ed Selyem in 1979. The sale incorporates the brand name, stock, vineyard
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Canned wine is the quickest-escalating phase of new wine container improvements on the market place, with their light-weight ease, imaginative patterns and recyclability all desirable to youthful customers. Gross sales are particularly powerful in spring and summer season, when out of doors social activities favor simply obtainable, one-serving vessels more than the basic glass bottle.
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The Destin Charity Wine Auction Basis (DCWAF) experienced a further powerful demonstrating at its once-a-year auction in guidance of northwest Florida kids in require. On April 27, the celebration collected above 600 wine fans at Grand Boulevard Sandestin City Middle in Miramar Seaside and elevated much more than $three.three million for 17 kids&#x2019s charities. The
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California wine corporation O’Neill Vintners &amp Distillers is making a new luxurious division and commencing it by paying for a Sonoma vineyard. Shanken News Daily (SND) experiences that the one.eight million scenario corporation has procured Ram’s Gate Winery in Sonoma for an undisclosed sum. Ram’s Gate is acknowledged for upscale Pinot Noir and Chardonnay retailing
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A Paris tribunal has discovered Qu Naijie, the 63-calendar year-aged founder of Chinese company Haichang Team, responsible of income laundering, sentencing him to a 3-calendar year suspended jail sentence, a &#x20AC1 million fantastic and the confiscation of 9 of his Bordeaux ch&#xE2teaus, value an approximated &#x20AC35.five million ($38.four million). The circumstance has shocked Bordeaux. Qu
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Who’s behind it: In the Historic Ybor area of Tampa, Fla., Ten Rooms is a new concept from local hospitality professional Ro Patel (formerly of Ciro’s Speakeasy and Anise Global Gastrobar in Tampa) and restaurant COO Zach Pace, previously of Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence winners Aphotic and Lazy Bear in San Francisco.
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