Southern Strategy

Two dowager resorts take on the new century with a youthful attitude and world-class modern dining
John Mariani
Issue: May 31, 2002

It may not be gentlemanly to tell a grande dame how well her cosmetic surgery has turned out, but in the case of two very grand old seaside resorts—The Cloister on Sea Island, Ga., and The Breakers in Palm Beach, Fla.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 2002.

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