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About WineSpectator.com

WineSpectator.com, launched in October 1996, is the most influential source of wine information on the Internet. The website features more than 375,000 wine ratings, tasting reports, news and feature articles, videos and other original content you won't find anywhere else.

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  • All-star editorial team: Our editors and tasters have more than 200 years of collective experience at Wine Spectator and follow a strict blind-tasting methodology
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