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Our member-only newsletter previews the Buying Guide for the August 31 issue, including all of the Best Values, Smart Buys, Collectibles and Highly Recommended wines.

Recent Editions

July 31, 2016 (PDF)
Wine Spectator's July 31 issue celebrates the 50th anniversary of the founding of Robert Mondavi Winery with an in-depth look at Mondavi’s legacy and his impact on the U.S. wine industry. Plus, tasting reports cover California Chardonnay and Australia, and star chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten offers a wine-pairing menu for summer.
June 30, 2016 (PDF)
Wine Spectator's June 30 issue features extensive coverage of Bordeaux, including barrel tastings of the new 2015 vintage; a retrospective tasting of the great 2000 vintage; a complete ABCs guide to the region; and a must-read travel feature on the best new hotels and restaurants in the city of Bordeaux. Plus, a tasting report on California Zinfandel.
June 15, 2016 (PDF)
Wine Spectator's annual Wine Country Travel issue features the best of Sonoma, showcasing the top wines in the leading categories—Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel and Cabernet Sauvignon—plus a fantastic travel guide to the region. And don’t miss our tasting reports on U.S. sparkling wines, South Africa, and Oregon beyond the Willamette Valley.
May 31, 2016 (PDF)
Wine Spectator's May 31 issue features Christophe Baron of Cayuse Vineyards in Washington, plus three tasting reports covering the lighter, fresher 2013 vintage in red Burgundy, the big, bold reds of Chile and the historical and distinctive wines of Madeira. And don’t miss our spring entertaining feature with California star chef David Kinch of Manresa.


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