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Oregon
Mar 31, 2020

Oregon

Not only have the growing seasons cooperated in Oregon, but the state's epicenter of quality, Willamette Valley, has become a hotbed of new ideas and projects. You can feel the dynamism in the air and taste it in the glass.

Cover Stories

The Birth and Building of Beaux Frères

The Birth and Building of Beaux Frères

Vintner Mike Etzel arrived in Oregon in 1988 and built a Pinot Noir dynasty, today overseeing an …
Mar 31, 2020
Reaping the Rewards

Reaping the Rewards

Oregon continues its run of outstanding vintages in 2017, delivering the world-class Pinot Noirs …
Mar 31, 2020
Alphabetical Guide to Oregon

Alphabetical Guide to Oregon

650 wines were reviewed for this report. WineSpectator.com members can access complete reviews …
Mar 31, 2020

Tasting Reports

The Big Chill

The Big Chill

After a spring frost cut yields, Bordeaux bounced back with a strong vintage, with the Right Bank a …
Mar 31, 2020
Alphabetical Guide to Bordeaux

Alphabetical Guide to Bordeaux

Nearly 475 wines were reviewed for this report. WineSpectator.com members can access complete …
Mar 31, 2020

Features

Wine with a View

Wine with a View

Waterfront dining creates a peerless environment for enjoying wine and food. We recommend leading …
Mar 31, 2020

Grapevine

Wildfires Ravage Australia

Wildfires Ravage Australia

The continent experienced some of its worst blazes on record in early 2020.
Mar 31, 2020
Huey Lewis and the <i>Crus</i>

Huey Lewis and the Crus

The rock icon got an early start in wine appreciation and has proceeded to hone his palate ever …
Mar 31, 2020
London: A Star Chef Crosses the Pond

London: A Star Chef Crosses the Pond

The Make It Nice hospitality group opened its first London restaurant, a sibling to New York's …
Mar 31, 2020
Portland, Ore.: Casual Brilliance in the Pacific Northwest

Portland, Ore.: Casual Brilliance in the Pacific Northwest

After a stint operating as a pop-up, regional cuisine champions Holdfast opened in a permanent …
Mar 31, 2020
Sweet Georgia on My Mind

Sweet Georgia on My Mind

Family-owned and -operated Sweet Grass Dairy produces standout cheeses steeped in tradition.
Mar 31, 2020
Emerald Isle Revival

Emerald Isle Revival

Single pot still whiskies epitomize Ireland's craft spirits evolution, combining historic tradition…
Mar 31, 2020
Rocky Mountain High

Rocky Mountain High

The western states of Idaho, Arizona, New Mexico and Colorado make up a new winemaking frontier in …
Mar 31, 2020
Alphabetical Guide to U.S. Midwest Region

Alphabetical Guide to U.S. Midwest Region

More than 130 wines were reviewed for this report. WineSpectator.com members can access complete …
Mar 31, 2020
Cannabis and Wine Struggle to Coexist

Cannabis and Wine Struggle to Coexist

The two industries are working to find compromise in California as inconsistent regulation sets off …
Mar 31, 2020
President Signs One-Year Tax Cut Extension for Wineries

President Signs One-Year Tax Cut Extension for Wineries

The move will prevent a spike in prices for most wines, though the industry hopes the tax breaks …
Mar 31, 2020
In Memoriam: Beaujolais Legend Georges Duboeuf

In Memoriam: Beaujolais Legend Georges Duboeuf

The celebrated vintner known for his fresh wines and distinctive labels died at 86.
Mar 31, 2020
Bordeaux Bargains, Old World Elegance, Standouts from Rioja

Bordeaux Bargains, Old World Elegance, Standouts from Rioja

Our editors recommend a selection of great value wines that deliver on flavor without breaking the …
Mar 31, 2020

Departments

Oregon Pinot Noir

Oregon Pinot Noir

Editor and publisher Marvin R. Shanken discusses the March 31, 2020, issue, with stories on Oregon, …
Mar 31, 2020
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Mar 31, 2020
Malbec's Evolution in Argentina

Malbec's Evolution in Argentina

Mendoza's Alta Vista winery has achieved great success with the grape, grown at high altitudes and …
Mar 31, 2020
Newton's Revival

Newton's Revival

The England-born vintner was one of the first to plant Merlot in Napa in addition to creating a …
Mar 31, 2020
Salmon with Chenin Blanc

Salmon with Chenin Blanc

This rich, tropical spring fish dish combines the Peruvian and Japanese influences on display at …
Mar 31, 2020

The Buying Guide

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