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HANDPICKED WINES: On the Cutting Edge of Australia’s Contemporary Wine Scene

1,000 years from now, when the story of Australian wine is told, it will be a tale of two eras: a) the Yellowtail Era; and b) the post-Yellowtail Era. We

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WINE REVIEWS | A Flight Through Australia Via Handpicked Wines

From the Barossa to Yarra Valleys, the Mornington Peninsula, Clare Valley, Margaret River, Coonawarra and Tasmania—exploring the wines of Handpicked Wines is like having a first-class seat on a flight

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Great Wines of Hospice du Rhone

The wine world has its own version of a Star Trek convention or Comic Con. It’s called Hospice du Rhone—three glorious days in Paso Robles, California, of letting your wine

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APERTURE | Wine Reviews – New Releases

It’s been a seriously good streak of momentum and mojo for Alexander Valley-based winemaker Jesse Katz since the last time we caught up. Let’s see… his wines are now on

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FORCE MAJEURE | Mr. Napa Goes to Washington

A winemaker for one of the foremost names in cult Napa Valley Cabernets packs it up. He ventures further north with his wife to make wines in the uncharted and

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Great Wine: COS Nero di Lupo

Easy Summer Italian Reds: A Trilogy – Part Three.  We return, once again, to Sicily for the final part of this series focusing on lighter, easy red wines that are

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Great White Wines from France’s Loire Valley: Hidden Gems

The Loire rocks. The white wines they make in this part of France are unlike anywhere else in the world. Once you get used to the names, and they’re not

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Great Wine: Recanati Wild Carignan Reserve

If you’re looking for a quintessential Israeli red wine, this is it. Carignan is the most widely planted grape in the country, thanks to a Rothschild who brought over a

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Great Wine: Paxton MV Shiraz

Absolutely superb Shiraz! Energetically, this is Kurt Cobain and Nirvana. Its intense flavor of plum, mulberry, dark cherry and black tea screams at you. Colorwise, this is Trent Reznor and

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Great Wine: Susana Balbo Brioso

True Blood may be off the air, but the synthetic blood for vampires called “True Blood” is still out on the streets. It’s now manufactured in Argentina, in the heart

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