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2019 California Pinot Noir
Sep 30, 2022

2019 California Pinot Noir

California Pinot Noir has been on an upward trajectory for over a decade, but the benchmark 2019 vintage raises the bar to unprecedented heights. Prominent wineries have worked to fine-tune the state’s established AVAs, while a younger generation has helped carve out new ones, driving a proliferation of single-vineyard bottlings that highlight the state’s diverse terroirs

Plus, Italy's top wine restaurants, a complete guide to New York’s East End and a deep dive into the spirit of the moment, tequila, and the celebrities behind the hottest brands.

Cover Stories

Article available on Aug 10, 2022. 2019 California Pinot Noir

2019 California Pinot Noir

Producers’ experience, maturing vineyards, and a diversity of terroirs lead to new heights
Sep 30, 2022
Alphabetical Guide to California Pinot Noir

Alphabetical Guide to California Pinot Noir

Get scores for nearly 575 red wines from California reviewed in Wine Spectator blind tastings over …
Sep 30, 2022

Features

Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Napa’s Ultimate Throwback

Napa’s Ultimate Throwback

Chardonnay and Pinot Noir house El Molino thrives in Napa Cabernet country
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Wine and Dine in Italy

Wine and Dine in Italy

Six Wine Spectator Grand Award–winning restaurants lead our list of more than 30 destinations for …
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Celebrity Tequilas

Celebrity Tequilas

Stars from stage, screen and sports are in love with today’s hottest spirit
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Endless Summer on the East End

Endless Summer on the East End

Our expert guide on where to eat, drink and play in Long Island’s premier resort towns
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Hitting the North Fork Wine Trail

Hitting the North Fork Wine Trail

With quality on the rise and wine tourism flourishing, it’s a great time to plan your visit
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. East End Golf

East End Golf

With a host of public and private courses alike, everyone can tee off in Long Island
Sep 30, 2022

Grapevine

Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Cava Sales Bubble Up

Cava Sales Bubble Up

The Spanish sparkler offers improved quality at affordable prices
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Mitch Frank Named Senior Editor

Mitch Frank Named Senior Editor

Plus, EPI group buys Chianti Classico's Isole & Olena and remembering California winemaker Josh …
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Moët Hennessy Buys Napa’s Joseph Phelps Vineyards

Moët Hennessy Buys Napa’s Joseph Phelps Vineyards

Plus, Chateau Ste. Michelle puts its 118-acre Woodinville property, including the famed chateau, on …
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Wine Spectator’s Grand Tour Returns

Wine Spectator’s Grand Tour Returns

The event made a triumphant return in 2022, with stops in Las Vegas, Washington, D.C., and south …
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Secrets of Soufflé Success

Secrets of Soufflé Success

An easy-to-tackle soufflé au Comté recipe from Guy Savoy
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Celebrating the Original Super Tuscans

Celebrating the Original Super Tuscans

Antinori’s Tignanello, Brancaia’s Il Blu and San Felice’s Vigorello shine in a retrospective …
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Savvy Shopper

Savvy Shopper

Tuscan Sangiovese, quality bottlings from northern Spain, values from across the U.S. and a pair of …
Sep 30, 2022

Departments

Article available on Aug 10, 2022. A Banner Year for California Pinot Noir

A Banner Year for California Pinot Noir

Celebrating the winemakers raising the bar to unprecedented heights
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Virtual Content, Real Wine: Take Two

Virtual Content, Real Wine: Take Two

Fresh approaches to virtual tastings elevate the experience
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. 40 Years of Roederer Estate

40 Years of Roederer Estate

The California sparkling wine producer remains one of the best and most consistent on the West Coast
Sep 30, 2022
Article available on Aug 10, 2022. Carmelo Anthony Launches a Châteauneuf-du-Pape with Stéphane Usseglio

Carmelo Anthony Launches a Châteauneuf-du-Pape with Stéphane Usseglio

Plus, a Wine Talk with basketball legend and wine star Tony Parker
Sep 30, 2022

The Buying Guide

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