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Chicago-area couple Moe and Mar Alkemade stock gems from their wine-country treasure hunts
Esther Mobley
Issue: November 30, 2014

Wine lovers Moe (a senior executive at Walgreens) and Mar Alkemade, working with Andrew Hightower of Foxwood Wine Cellars, built a cellar that included a 1,200-bottle, temperature-controlled wine wall that was worthy of a Wine Spectator inspection. To harmonize with the rest of the house the wine room sits behind two custom-made wrought-iron doors. Its walls are finished with stucco.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 27, 2014.

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