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In the Nov. 30, 2006 Issue

Wine Collecting

Cover Story

The House That Wine Built - A practical guide for cellaring your prized wines
Constructing A Cellar - The nuts and bolts of wine storage
Modern-Day Cave Men - Collectors go underground to store their wines
Boom Times for Wine Auctions - A decade of growth has attracted new collectors looking for gems to cellar
A Whole New World - The wines at auction have changed in a decade


Tasting Reports

Malbec On A Roll in Argentina - Impressive quality among the big reds, but watch out for the pretenders
ABCs of Mendoza Terroir - Unlocking the secrets of one of the world's largest vineyards regions
10 Wineries on the High Road to Quality
Australia's Bold Whites - Chardonnay and Riesling dominate among high quality bottlings
California Merlot Struggles - Difficult weather delivers lean wines in 2003, but there are still plenty of '02s available


Atlanta's New Tempo - A revitalized Ritz and a midtown revival quicken the pace


East Meets West - Chef Charlie Palmer creates a bicoastal menu


Southern Charms - Three Carolina inns mix world-class dining with down-home hospitality


Twin Peaks In Bordeaux - Pierre Lurton runs two of the world's most prestigious estates, Cheval-Blanc and Yquem



San Francisco Restaurants in the Red - Only one eatery receives three stars in new Michelin Guide
Two Iconic Chefs Find New Homes in New York City
New Zealand Wine Pioneer Makes Great Gewürztraminer—and That's It
Burgundy Loses Master Winemaker
Lubéron Is the Next Wine Region on the Big Screen
Château Latour Owner Buys Burgundy Domaine
Cease-Fire Allows for Harvest in Israeli and Lebanese Vineyards


Tastes: IN THE KITCHEN with Sam Gugino: Flavored Oils
Tastes: Hot Spot: Wine Country Cottages
Tastes: Mrs. Peel, You're Needed
Tastes: George Howell's Quest


Lessons From the Bottle
The "Most" of Wine
Michelin Slaps San Francisco Around
This Issue: Are You A Wine Collector?


Wild Boar Wine Cellar Stays Near Home - Race car enthusiast jumpstarts his cellar with $1 million collection
Auction Frenzy Resumes As Fall Arrives
Vegas Theme in Sonoma Valley Strikes Big With $100,000 Lot
Central Coast Auction Paints a Portrait of Charity

Wine Talk

Wine Talk: Itzhak Perlman


East Meets West - Chef Charlie Palmer Creates a Bicoastal Menu

The Buying Guide

The Buying Guide for this issue is available here.

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