Mitch Frank

Mitch Frank

News Editor

About

Mitch Frank joined Wine Spectator as associate editor in 2005 and serves as news editor for the magazine and WineSpectator.com.

Frank previously worked at Time magazine, where he covered American politics and global affairs. He has published two books for teenage readers: Understanding September 11th and Understanding the Holy Land. Since 2010, he and his family have lived in New Orleans. When he's not tasting wine, Mitch loves great food, great music, and watching the New York Mets break his heart.

Napa Vintner Agustin F. Huneeus Sentenced to 5 Months in Prison for Role in College Admissions Scandal
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Napa Vintner Agustin F. Huneeus Sentenced to 5 Months in Prison for Role in College Admissions Scandal

The ex-CEO of Huneeus Vintners pleaded guilty to paying bribes to try to get his daughter …

Oct 4, 2019
Crystal Clear
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Crystal Clear

Georg Riedel earns Wine Spectator ’s Distinguished Service Award

Nov 15, 2019
The Value of World Heritage Wineries
News in Print

The Value of World Heritage Wineries

Prosecco is the latest wine region to make UNESCO's World Heritage Site list.

Oct 31, 2019
A Wine Ponzi Scheme Targeted New York’s Most Powerful Enophiles, Clients Allege
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A Wine Ponzi Scheme Targeted New York’s Most Powerful Enophiles, Clients Allege

Omar Khan organized dinners with top chefs and rare vintage wines. Now several clients …

Sep 9, 2019
Wine Doesn’t Need to Go Loco Over Loko
Opinion

Wine Doesn’t Need to Go Loco Over Loko

Do younger consumers prefer hard seltzer to wine? Perhaps, but that doesn’t mean winemakers …

Aug 28, 2019
French Wine Could Be the Latest Trade War Target
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French Wine Could Be the Latest Trade War Target

The White House has threatened tariffs on wine in response to a French tax on big technolog…

Jul 29, 2019
What the Supreme Court Said—and Didn’t Say—About Wine
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What the Supreme Court Said—and Didn’t Say—About Wine

Four new lawsuits show that the battle to give wine consumers true freedom of choice has …

Jul 22, 2019
Pappas Bros. Steakhouse Downtown Houston
Restaurants

Pappas Bros. Steakhouse Downtown Houston

A deep cellar supports a menu of classic favorites in Texas

Aug 31, 2019
Mastro’s Steakhouse at the Post Oak Hotel
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Mastro’s Steakhouse at the Post Oak Hotel

A monumental wine list with a side of steak in Houston

Aug 31, 2019

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