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Thomas Matthews

November 2012

A Pioneer Passes Away
Frank Prial, longtime wine writer for the New York Times, dies at 82
Posted: Nov 8, 2012 1:00pm ET

If there was one wine writer every other wine writer always read, it was Frank Prial. For more than 30 years, his Wine Talk column for the New York Times set the tone and the topics of conversation about wine all around the world.

Prial died Nov. 6, at 82, of complications of prostate cancer.

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