• Standing on Its Own Mertis

    An Innovative Sommelier Explores New Territory

    Master Sommelier Fred Dexheimer was raised in the business, trained in New York and ended up in Durham, NC  Read More
  • About a (Blanc du) Bois

    About a (Blanc du) Bois

    The first Blanc du Bois symposium at the 39th Annual Texas Wine & Grape Growers Association Conference & Trade Show.  Read More
  • A Visit to Paradise

    A Visit to Paradise

    Ian Buxton Discovers That Armagnac Is a Spiritual Pursuit  Read More
  • A Ten-Year Vertical of EPISODE

    Okanagan, OK!

    Though growth of British Columbia's wine production area and popularity of its products are slow and steady, its producers still think big and bold.  Read More
  • Cahors: The Birthplace of Malbec

    Cahors: The Birthplace of Malbec

    A New Generation of Vintners Puts the Focus On TerroirRead More
  • Mont Saint: The Little Regon That Can

    Saint Mont: The Little Region That Can

    Producers find a niche in the American market for this up-and-coming South West France AOPRead More

Recent News

Consejo Regulador Approves New Cava Category

Consejo Regulador Approves New Cava Category

Cava's governing body has approved a new single-vineyard classification. 
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Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas Welcomes Seven New Masters to Its Prestigious Ranks

Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas Welcomes Seven New Masters to Its Prestigious Ranks

The Court of Master Sommeliers, Americas has welcomed seven new members. Read More ==>

Silver Oak Becomes First North American Winery To Own American Oak Barrel Cooperage

Silver Oak Becomes First North American Winery To Own American Oak Barrel Cooperage

Silver Oak has acquired full ownership of Missouri-based A&K Cooperage. Read More ==>

Dolin Estate Releases Its First Wine with New Malibu Coast AVA Designation

Dolin Estate Releases Its First Wine with New Malibu Coast AVA Designation

Dolin Estate's 2013 Malibu Coast Estate Chardonna is its first wine to be labeled with the Malibu Coast AVA designation.
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Eighteen Individuals Pass the Advanced Sommelier Exam from The Court of Master Sommeliers

Eighteen Individuals Pass the Advanced Sommelier Exam from The Court of Master Sommeliers

Eighteen individuals from across the United States and Canada have passed the Advanced Sommelier Exam from the Court of Master Sommeliers.  

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