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In the Sept. 30, 2006 Issue

The World of Food

Features

Most Valuable Cellar - Mets pitcher Steve Trachsel conducts wine tastings at 30,000 feet
Big Bottles Fetch Big Prices - Large-format bottles are selling at auction for very large sums

Tasting Reports

Thick or Thin - The 2003 and 2004 vintages present a stark choice for lovers of white Burgundy

Food & Drink

The World of Food: Asia
The World of Food: Asia: China
The World of Food: Asia: Japan & Korea
The World of Food: Asia: Southeast Asia
The World of Food: Asia: India
The World of Food: Asia: Wine in Asia
The World of Food: Asia: Recipes
The World of Food: Northern & Eastern Europe
The World of Food: Northern & Eastern Europe: Wine in Northern Europe
The World of Food: France
The World of Food: France: Wine in France
The World of Food: France: Recipe
The World of Food: Italy
The World of Food: Italy: Wine in Italy
The World of Food: Italy: Recipe
The World of Food: Latin America
The World of Food: Latin America: Wine in Latin America
The World of Food: The Mediterranean
The World of Food: The Mediterranean: Recipes
The World of Food: Spain & Portugal
The World of Food: Spain & Portugal: Wine in Spain & Portugal
The World of Food: Spain & Portugal: Recipe
The World of Food: United States: Northeast
The World of Food: United States: Northeast: Wine in the Northeast
The World of Food: United States: Northeast: Recipe
The World of Food: United States: The South
The World of Food: United States: The South: Wine in the South
The World of Food: United States: The South: Recipe
The World of Food: United States: The West & Midwest
The World of Food: United States: The West & Midwest: Wine in the West
The World of Food: United States: The West & Midwest: Recipes
The World of Food: The Mediterranean: Wine in the Mediterranean
The World of Food: Introduction
Food Talk: Eric Schlosser

Grapevine

Coffee

Tastes: Drink Great Coffee, Feel Virtuous Too

Departments

Upfront

Sales of 2005 Bordeaux Are Sluggish
Duboeuf Fined for Improper Blending
New York Wines on Center Stage
GrapeVine
Napa Icon Al Brounstein Dies at 86
Grand Award-Winning Wild Boar Goes Bankrupt
Importer Win Wilson Dies
Screaming Eagle's New Owners Aim High - $500 price tag sets a new record in California
Hailstorm Damages Port Estates

Tastes

Tastes: In the Kitchen With Sam Gugino: Lamb That's a Cut Above
Tastes: Easy on the Eyes
Tastes: Hot Spot: L'Auberge Carmel

Columns

Scary Markets
Cirque de Bordeaux
This Issue: The World of Food

The Buying Guide


The Buying Guide for this issue is available here.

LABOR DAY It's the last long weekend of summer, time to say farewell to the season in style. Let us do all the work for you with our tips on how to plan a delicious outdoor meal and the wines to serve with it.

2006 HARVEST As crush gets underway in the Northern Hemisphere, find out how the vintage is doing in the top wine regions of Europe and the United States. Visit our site to get updates on the latest news from the vineyards.

WINE COUNTRY TRAVEL Fall is a great time to head for the vineyards and see some of the harvest action. Whether you're planning a weekend trip or a whole week of tasting and touring, our new travel section provides an in-depth guide to the most popular U.S. wine destinations. Find recommendations on where to eat, where to stay and which wineries and attractions to visit.

WINE RATINGS Our online database features reviews of more than 161,000 wines, including tasting notes and drink windows. Search and sort by price, vintage or score.


BONUS VIDEOS Wine Spectator Online's bonus videos add extra dimension to articles in the magazine's latest issues. This month, we present tips on food and wine matching, and we host a tasting of white Burgundy. You can also subscribe to our weekly Podcast on iTunes.
Select a player to watch our Burgundy video: Windows Media | Quicktime
Select a player to watch our food and wine matching video: Windows Media | Quicktime

WINE OF THE WEEK Sign up for our e-mail newsletter to receive a wine recommendation and advice on food and travel every week.

QUESTIONS ABOUT WINE? Want an explanation for a tasting descriptor? Wondering how to send back a corky bottle? Dr. Vinny, our Web site's resident expert, tackles all questions about wine, from how it's made to how to serve it. Check out the latest questions and answers or consult the doctor yourself on our site.

LABOR DAY It's the last long weekend of summer, time to say farewell to the season in style. Let us do all the work for you with our tips on how to plan a delicious outdoor meal and the wines to serve with it.

2006 HARVEST As crush gets underway in the Northern Hemisphere, find out how the vintage is doing in the top wine regions of Europe and the United States. Visit our site to get updates on the latest news from the vineyards.

WINE COUNTRY TRAVEL Fall is a great time to head for the vineyards and see some of the harvest action. Whether you're planning a weekend trip or a whole week of tasting and touring, our new travel section provides an in-depth guide to the most popular U.S. wine destinations. Find recommendations on where to eat, where to stay and which wineries and attractions to visit.

WINE RATINGS Our online database features reviews of more than 161,000 wines, including tasting notes and drink windows. Search and sort by price, vintage or score.


BONUS VIDEOS Wine Spectator Online's bonus videos add extra dimension to articles in the magazine's latest issues. This month, we present tips on food and wine matching, and we host a tasting of white Burgundy. You can also subscribe to our weekly Podcast on iTunes.
Select a player to watch our Burgundy video: Windows Media | Quicktime
Select a player to watch our food and wine matching video: Windows Media | Quicktime

WINE OF THE WEEK Sign up for our e-mail newsletter to receive a wine recommendation and advice on food and travel every week.

QUESTIONS ABOUT WINE? Want an explanation for a tasting descriptor? Wondering how to send back a corky bottle? Dr. Vinny, our Web site's resident expert, tackles all questions about wine, from how it's made to how to serve it. Check out the latest questions and answers or consult the doctor yourself on our site.


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