Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: Feb. 28, 1997

Philip Wagner, Wine Author and Pioneering East Coast Vintner, Dies

Issue: February 28, 1997


February 28, 1997 Philip Wagner, Wine Author and Pioneering East Coast Vintner, Dies Philip Wagner, the journalist and author who pioneered East Coast winemaking and introduced many of the French hybrid grape varieties to this country, died at home on Dec.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 28, 1997.


To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!


Already a member?


Job Opportunity

WineSpectator.com seeks an assistant editor in its New York City office to help develop content for its website, e-mail newsletters, social media platforms and apps. Candidates should have one to three years of journalism experience in a digital environment and be able to handle daily deadlines. Get more details.


WineRatings+ app: Download now for 300,000+ ratings.