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In the April 30, 2004 Issue

Las Vegas


Borgata Ups the Ante - Atlantic City's newest hotel-casino makes its mark with fine dining
In Depth: New York's New Destination - Seven exciting restaurants open at the Time Warner Center
Swiss Cheese to Bank On - The world of flavor beyond holey cheese
New Wines New Faces: Keller Estates
Year of the Flood - Despite a summer deluge, Austria's growers experienced an excellent harvest in 2002
Setting New Standards in Chile - Red wines from the outstanding 2001 vintage push Chile to new peaks of quality
Valette Fontaine - The Franco-Chilean tradition continues
Odfjell Vineyards - A big boutique winery
Running the Tables - Fine dining, celebrity chefs and deep cellars are all on offer
Strip Steaks - Even in a beef city, some houses are a cut above
Sure Bets for Lunch - When you want better than the buffet
To Sleep at Last - Picking the winners among the hotels on the strip
Things We Love in Las Vegas - Offbeat attractions in a singular city


As Dollar Slides, Prices for Imported Wines May Rise - Wineries risk lower profit margins or lower sales
Alain Ducasse Expands Hospitality Empire
Riedel Introduces New Stemware That's Stemless
Red Wine May Reduce Damage From Smoking, Study Finds
Wine Spectator School Launches Course on Tuscany


Just Say No Oak
Monumental Mourvèdre
Loving Las Vegas
Shake Up Your Cellar


Case Study - Professor and civil rights proponent Jack Greenberg isone of wine's biggest advocates
Naples Winter Wine Festival Raises $6.67 Million at Auction - Figure represents highest U.S. total since 2001 Napa Valley Wine Auction
Auction Index Up 8.5 Percent in Fourth Quarter - Index value has almost doubled since initiation

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