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News & Features  :  News

Kendall-Jackson Owners Buy California Pinot Powerhouse Siduri

Adam Lee will continue as winemaker; Jackson Family Wines sees potential in single-vineyard Pinot Noir

Posted: January 29, 2015  By Tim Fish

Blogs  :  James Laube's Wine Flights

A Hit-and-Miss Vertical Tasting of Groth Cabernet Reserve

The best of 19 vintages of Napa Cabernet show the inconsistencies of weaker years

Posted: January 29, 2015  By James Laube

WineSpectator.com members: Read James Laube's scores and tasting notes for 19 vintages of Groth Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley Reserve.

Blogs  :  Exploring Wine with Tim Fish

A House of Zinfandel Reborn

Brothers Jake and Scot Bilbro revitalize Sonoma’s Limerick Lane

Posted: January 28, 2015  By Tim Fish

When Jake and Scot Bilbro took over Limerick Lane winery and vineyard in 2011, it seemed an ideal match. The estate has a rich history of producing outstanding Zinfandel, and the brothers Bilbro grew up in the Sonoma County wine business with their dad, Chris Bilbro, at Marietta Cellars.

News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

9 Impressive Napa Cabernets

New reviews of California Cabernet Sauvignons from the 2012 vintage

Posted: January 26, 2015  By Augustus Weed

News & Features  :  News

Napa Police Recover Rare Wine Stolen from the French Laundry

Sheriff reports much of $300,000 in vinous loot found in North Carolina; no arrests as investigation continues

Posted: January 23, 2015  By MaryAnn Worobiec

News & Features  :  News

Sonoma Wine Industry Makes Big Strides in Sustainability

Growers look to next 100 years following productive first year of ambitious certification program

Posted: January 16, 2015  By Dana Nigro

Blogs  :  Exploring Wine with Tim Fish

A Wish List for 2015

No one can predict the future, but here are my anticipated highlights of the year ahead

Posted: January 14, 2015  By Tim Fish

Here are a few of the things I'm looking forward to in 2015, including eating more foie gras and drinking more Merlot and Zindandel.

News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

10 Hot California Wines for $32 or Less

New reviews of affordable whites and reds to fit any occasion

Posted: January 12, 2015  By Augustus Weed

News & Features  :  News

Federal Judge Blocks California’s Ban on Foie Gras

Ruling makes foie gras legal to sell in California; animal-rights groups hope to appeal

Posted: January 8, 2015  By Augustus Weed

News & Features  :  News

Russell Bevan Purchases Saunders Vineyard in Napa Valley

Bevan Cellars also hopes to move into winery in development nearby

Posted: January 8, 2015  By MaryAnn Worobiec

News & Features  :  News

Napa Vintner and Preservationist Volker Eisele Dies at 77

A grapegrower and winemaker, Eisele was a devoted advocate for protecting Napa farmland

Posted: January 7, 2015  By Aaron Romano

News & Features  :  News

Sonoma Wine Pioneer John Pedroncelli Dies at 89

Winemaker for the Pedroncelli family guided his Dry Creek Valley winery through 66 vintages

Posted: January 6, 2015  By Tim Fish

News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

12 Top Zinfandels from 2012

New reviews of California Zinfandels for winter drinking

Posted: January 5, 2015  By Tim Fish

News & Features  :  News

Investment Group Buys Majority Ownership of Kosta Browne

Boston equity firm J.W. Childs Associates buys control of famed California Pinot Noir producer; founders remain co-owners

Posted: January 5, 2015  By James Laube

Dec. 31, 2014 Issue  :  News

Paso Robles Defines New Terroirs

Posted: December 31, 2014  By MaryAnn Worobiec

News & Features  :  News & Features

Top Editors' Blog Posts of 2014

From politics to screw caps to fitness, our editors had plenty of opinions about wine in 2014; these were their most popular posts

Posted: December 30, 2014  

News & Features  :  News & Features

Top Wine Videos of 2014

Favorite clips—fun, enlightening, full of personality—from the past year of winemaker and sommelier interviews, reader submissions and editors' tips

Posted: December 29, 2014  

News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

10 Rich California Reds

New Reviews of Rhône-Style wines from the Central Coast

Posted: December 29, 2014  By Augustus Weed

News & Features  :  Matchmaking

Chefs Cook at Home: Sean O'Toole's Roast Chicken

Mediterranean spices add intrigue, and Washington Syrah makes the match

Posted: December 23, 2014  By Laurie Woolever

News & Features  :  News

Trying to Create an American Model of Wine Futures

A couple trained in finance wanted access to rare Napa wines; they developed a new sales model

Posted: December 23, 2014  By Kasey Carpenter

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