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WineSpectator.com: Complete listing details for all award winners are available in our free online Restaurant Search. Select by location, award level, wine strengths, cuisine and more.
WineSpectator.com: BONUS VIDEO Cool-Climate Aussies: Many Australian wines are associated with massive ripeness, but lately winemakers have been aiming for a brighter balance. One way to make crisp, juicy wines is to plant vineyards in cool-climate areas. Learn about the style of Victoria's cool Strathbogie Ranges as Matt Fowles pours his Fowles Chardonnay and Shiraz.
WineSpectator.com: BONUS VIDEO: Learn to sauté fish perfectly with chef Eric Ripert as he demonstrates in Le Bernardin's kitchen how to make a cod recipe with pea shoots and ginger-lemon-scallion sauce. Then join him for a discussion of which wine pairs best with the dish.
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WineSpectator.com: Members can reference our full archives of columns and other articles on cheese.
WineSpectator.com: Members can reference our full archives of Jack Bettridge's columns and other articles on spirits.
WineSpectator.com: In his blogs, James Laube shares updates from his recent tastings and visits with winemakers, and discusses hot-button issues in the wine industry. Join the conversation with other members.
WineSpectator.com: For more of Matt Kramer's provocative essays and lively online discussions. (Only members may post comments but all visitors may read them.)
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RESTAURANT SEARCH The 2014 Restaurant Award listings are searchable in our online database. Find restaurants by location, award level, wine strengths, cuisine type and more.
SOMMELIER TALKS Meet the people behind the world's great wine lists: Get pairing advice and find out which wines excite them most.
2014 VIDEO CONTEST Creative with a video camera? Submit your shorts to Wine Spectator's eighth annual Video Contest and you could win great prizes. Our editors will select the finalists and post them on WineSpectator.com, where viewers can vote for the winning video. The deadline to enter is Sept. 1. Check out the rules and previous years' finalists online.
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AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND IN-DEPTH From affordable to collectible, wines from Down Under offer diversity and value. Take this online, three-class Wine Spectator School seminar to get to know the key growing regions and taste the distinct wine styles. All Wine Spectator School courses are included free with WineSpectator.com membership.