A Moveable Feast

James Malkin has carried his wine collection all over the world
Esther Mobley
Issue: June 15, 2014

James Malkin and his wine collection have traversed several continents, and the journeys haven't always been easy. When Malkin and his family relocated from Sydney to London, he owned 4,200 bottles of wine. A subsequent move from London to New York stalled his bottles in New Jersey for more than a month, the result of concerns on the part of U.S. Customs officials that the extensive collection was serving a commercial enterprise. Wine Spectator's Esther Mobley explains.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 20, 2014.

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