The Top 100 - Our Annual Roundup of the Year's Most Exciting Wines
Brut Strength - While quality and prices are as high as ever, Champagne still delivers values
Oregon's Pinot Noir Diversity - Wild swings in vintage conditions give vintners plenty of chances—and challenges
The Gray Fox - With subtlety and skill, Joseph Henriot is making his mark in Champagne and Burgundy
The 2008 Wine Experience - Winemakers, chefs and fans gather in New York to celebrate outstanding wines despite a troubled economy
Books for Wine Lovers - Our editors' guide to notable reads from 2008
Sonoma Winemakers Clash - Plan to expand Russian River Valley appellation has some crying foul
The Savvy Shopper - Big Reds From California, Australia and France
Impressive Wines From a Watershed Vintage - A blind tasting of 1998 Oregon Pinot Noirs
Mixed Signals in Wine Auction Markets - Record-breaking lot sales are tempered by weak overall percent-sold rates
The Buying Guide for this issue is available here.
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NEW VALUE WINE LISTS: Our exclusive lists of the world's top wine values are perfect for holiday party planning and great gift ideas.
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TOP 100 OF 2008: What makes a wine a member of this exclusive club? Find out as Wine Spectator's senior editors discuss this year's Top 10 wines in a video series. Plus, get a handy printable list of the full Top 100.
HOLIDAY ENTERTAINING: If you're hosting friends or family, we'll help you pull off a great party with crowd-pleasing recipes and wines that won't bust your budget. Plus, get great gift ideas.
HOLIDAY SPARKLERS: Take a video tour of Schramsberg with Hugh Davies, who carries on his parents' vision of making America's top sparkling wine.
2008 CALIFORNIA WINE EXPERIENCE: The highlights of this year's most popular seminars were captured in three new videos:
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