From red-carpet regulars to legendary athletes, it seems like more celebrities than ever are entering the wine world—though our own Dr. Vinny reminds us that this is no new phenomenon. Many wine lovers deride celebrity wines as cheap, unserious vanity projects—and some of them are! But some celebs-turned-vintners, such as Oscar-winning director Francis Ford Coppola and actors Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt (whose Miraval rosé earned a spot in Wine Spectator's Top 100 Wines of 2013), have dedicated a considerable amount of time and money to producing top-quality wines. Are you a fan of celebrity wines? Weigh in with our poll.
August 16, 2017