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Brandi Carlile Believes Wine Can Make a Difference
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Brandi Carlile Believes Wine Can Make a Difference

The powerhouse singer and songwriter has launched a Washington wine company to raise money …

Nov 16, 2022
8 Delectable California Sauvignon Blancs
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8 Delectable California Sauvignon Blancs

New reviews of mouthwatering white wines from Napa Valley and Sonoma, up to 92 points

Nov 14, 2022
Wine Talk: Oregon's Vivianne Kennedy
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Wine Talk: Oregon's Vivianne Kennedy

The transgender winemaker discusses her jump from social worker to vintner and her efforts …

Nov 3, 2022
10 West Coast Cabernets for $50 or Less
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10 West Coast Cabernets for $50 or Less

New reviews of impressive Cabernet Sauvignons and blends from California and Washington …

Oct 24, 2022
8 Dazzling Australian Reds at 90+ Points
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8 Dazzling Australian Reds at 90+ Points

Explore Australia's bounty with these new reviews of Cabernet, Shiraz, Grenache and blends …

Oct 20, 2022
10 Terrific California Pinot Noirs Up to 91 Points
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10 Terrific California Pinot Noirs Up to 91 Points

New reviews of impressive reds from Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino and beyond, most priced less …

Oct 17, 2022
8 Exciting West Coast Chardonnays Up to 92 Points
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8 Exciting West Coast Chardonnays Up to 92 Points

New reviews of whites from California's Russian River Valley and Washington's Columbia …

Sep 26, 2022
12 Enchanting California Pinot Noirs Up to 91 Points
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12 Enchanting California Pinot Noirs Up to 91 Points

New reviews of Golden State reds from Sonoma, Santa Barbara, Monterey and beyond, including …

Sep 19, 2022
Wine Industry Iconoclast Fred Franzia Dies at 79
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Wine Industry Iconoclast Fred Franzia Dies at 79

The co-founder of Bronco Wine Company was known for launching "Two Buck Chuck" and for his …

Sep 13, 2022