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News & Features  :  Wine in History

The Cult Wine of 121 B.C.

If you were a god, emperor or one of ancient Rome’s nouveau riche, you’d be drinking Falernian—or maybe a fake

Posted: March 29, 2011  By Ben O'Donnell

News & Features  :  News

Your Great-Grandchildren’s Grapes?

A study suggests we could be breeding better wine grapes—and points to dire possibilities if we don’t

Posted: March 22, 2011  By Ben O'Donnell

News & Features  :  News

U.S. Congressman Introduces New Act Threatening Direct Shipping

House Resolution 1161 picks up where last year’s 5034 left off; can shipping opponents attract more votes this time?

Posted: March 18, 2011  By Robert Taylor, Ben O'Donnell

News & Features  :  News

Is It Time to Open Up Corkage Laws?

Virginia and Maryland debate whether to overturn bans on restaurant BYO; a Wine Spectator survey finds laws around the country remain a confusing tangle

Posted: February 17, 2011  By Ben O'Donnell, Robert Taylor

News & Features  :  News

China’s Fake Ice Wine Epidemic

Sources estimate 80 percent of ice wine on sale may be fake, a sign of the dangers in a young but lucrative wine market

Posted: February 3, 2011  By Ben O'Donnell

Collecting  :  Collecting News

Nation’s Top Charity Wine Auction Posts $12 Million Haul

Naples Winter Wine Festival offers unique lots and boosts proceeds by 55 percent

Posted: February 1, 2011  By Ben O'Donnell

News & Features  :  News

World’s Oldest-Known Winery Discovered

In an Armenian cave, a multinational team has found compelling evidence of 6,000-year-old winemaking

Posted: January 12, 2011  By Ben O'Donnell

Dec. 15, 2010 Issue  :  Features

Is French Oak Corking Your Wine?

Posted: December 15, 2010  By Ben O'Donnell

Dec. 15, 2010 Issue  :  Features

Bordeaux U.S.A.

In this most traditional of French regions, American owners are breathing new life into old estates

Posted: December 15, 2010  By Ben O'Donnell

News & Features  :  News

Feds Debate Stricter Wine-Label Rules

TTB asks for public opinions on regulating terms like single vineyard, estate, reserve and others

Posted: December 1, 2010  By Ben O'Donnell

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