Check out the new, mobile-friendly!

In the Nov. 15, 2006 Issue

Napa's Best Cabernets

Cover Story

Napa's Top 50 Cabernets: Beyond Napa - A look at the best from the rest of the state

Napa's Top 50 Cabernets - The best of the best since 1990, with insights into why these wines excel

Napa's Top 50 Cabernets: Top 50 at a Glance

Napa's Top 50 Cabernets: California Cabernet at Auction - Napa's top wines offer opportunities for buyers and sellers

Napa's Top 50 Cabernets: The Rising Stars of Napa Cabernet

Napa's Top 50 Cabernets: Scoring History 1990—2003

Napa's Top 50 Cabernets: 10-Year Retail Price Comparison and California's Top-Scoring Cabernets

Napa's Top 50 Cabernets: Quality-To-Price Ratio


    Tasting Reports

    Carter Cellars - A Grand Award restaurateur makes a pilgrimage to Napa

    Schrader - Success strikes twice for this Napa vintner

    Sequum - Improving vineyards from the ground up





    The Mayor of Wine - San Francisco's Gavin Newsom brings innovation to Napa Valley and City Hall

    Sonoma Mavericks - Seven winemakers who followed their own paths and pushed the boundaries in Northern California

    Educating Winemakers - Grants from the Wine Spectator Scholarship Foundation provide key support to students in the enology and viticulture program at UC, Davis




    This Issue/Marvin R. Shanken


    Dining Out




    Wine Talk


First, Taste Some Wine - New Zealand-born chef Peter Gordon adapts recipes to match the wine

The Buying Guide

The Buying Guide for this issue is available here.


= members only

Keep me logged in      Forgot Password?

Job Opportunities

Passionate about wine? Wine Spectator magazine is looking for an enthusiastic copy editor in the New York office.

Email Newsletters

Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions
New! Ratings Flash | New! Unfiltered

» View samples
» Or sign up now!
» Manage my newsletter preferences


The marketplace for all your wine needs, including:

Wine Storage | Wine Clubs
Dining & Travel | Wine Auctions
Wine Shops | Wine Accessories