Robert Taylor

Robert Taylor

Assistant Managing Editor

About

Robert Taylor joined Wine Spectator in 2003 as a copy editor, and shifted to the digital department in 2006 as associate editor. He was promoted to WineSpectator.com assistant managing editor in 2014 and was named managing editor for Wine Spectator Video in 2020.

A Louisiana native, Taylor has a degree in journalism from New York University, and previously worked as a classic arts program editor for Playbill magazine. He lives in Queens with his many houseplants.

Famous Faces, New Rosés (and Rosé Gummies)
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Famous Faces, New Rosés (and Rosé Gummies)

Jon Bon Jovi's Hampton Water partners with Sugarfina, Ford Mustang legend Lee Iacocca …

Jun 9, 2021
Belmont Stakes and Wine Preview: Like a Bay Colt in Your Chardonnay
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Belmont Stakes and Wine Preview: Like a Bay Colt in Your Chardonnay

After spoiling Midnight Bourbon’s Preakness run, Rombauer will compete with two horses …

Jun 3, 2021
Jackson Family’s Barbara Banke Makes Another Run for the Roses (and Rosés)
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Jackson Family’s Barbara Banke Makes Another Run for the Roses (and Rosés)

At the Kentucky Derby, Midnight Bourbon, Known Agenda and King Fury each have ties to …

Apr 30, 2021
Wine, Spirits and Restaurant Industries Step Up for Autism, Black History Month and More
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Wine, Spirits and Restaurant Industries Step Up for Autism, Black History Month and More

Passing Time winery raises funds for Dan Marino Foundation, Barefoot pledges $50,000 in …

Feb 25, 2021
Unfiltered Predictions for 2021
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Unfiltered Predictions for 2021

Virtual-reality winery tours, vine vaccines, the NBA’s Portland Trail Blazers abandon …

Jan 7, 2021
Soft Spot: Soft Cheese Nirvana
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Soft Spot: Soft Cheese Nirvana

Classic Old World cheeses and New World stars deliver deliciousness

Dec 15, 2020
Holiday Season Brings Much-Needed Charity from Wine and Spirits Industry
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Holiday Season Brings Much-Needed Charity from Wine and Spirits Industry

Across North America, international drinks giants and small family wineries are making a …

Dec 10, 2020
2020 Gift Guide: Cheese
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2020 Gift Guide: Cheese

Grate ideas for gifts big and small

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Pop (the Cork) Art: With 37,000 Champagne Tops, World's Largest Capsule 'Fresco' Unveiled

Once every two years, Champagne cap fanatics gather at the Mondial de la Capsule. This …

Mar 12, 2020