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In the June 15, 2007 Issue

Sonoma Wine Country

Cover Story

The New Sonoma: Where to Stay, Where to Eat

The New Sonoma: Recent Wine Releases

The New Sonoma: Regional Map of Northern Sonoma

The New Sonoma: Healdsburg Originals

The New Sonoma: Wineries to Tour

The New Sonoma: Sonoma's Grape Growing Frontier

The New Sonoma:Town and Country - With Healdsburg at its center, northern Sonoma combines welcoming wineries with stellar dining


    Tasting Reports

    Austria's High Plateau - Riesling and Grüner Veltliner achieve consistent success in 2005, but 2006 promises even greater heights of quality







    Dining Out




    Wine Talk

The Buying Guide

The Buying Guide for this issue is available here.

2006 CALIFORNIA CABERNET  Senior editor James Laube previews the upcoming vintage, with a list of top-scoring wines from barrel.

TRAVEL PLANNING  To find great places to visit in top wine-and-food destinations, check out our Dining & Travel section.

  • Use our newly revamped Hotel Search to find great accommodations reviewed by Wine Spectator.
  • Plot your route to nearby wineries using our new Google maps feature.

AUCTION PRICES  Find out what your wines are worth. Our database tracks the performance of more than 15,000 collectible and cellar-worthy wines.

SUMMER ENTERTAINING  Kick-start your summer with our Memorial Day guide to wines and meals that are perfect for enjoying outdoors.

RESTAURANT SEARCH  Choose from more than 3,700 restaurants with award-winning wine lists. You can now also use our site to make reservations at many U.S. restaurants.

VIDEOS  Watch one of the Loire's top vintners, Isaure de Pontbriand of Domaine du Closel, discuss how her family has made wine for generations. Plus, James Molesworth tastes three wines that show why Chenin Blanc shines in the Loire.

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VIDEO CONTEST  Win prizes by submitting your amateur wine videos to our first video contest and you may win a prize! Our editors will select the best videos, which will be shown on Wine Spectator Online. See complete rules and technical details.


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