Editor's Note:
Summer Refreshment


Fined & Filtered
The Seven Percenters
by Elaine Chukan Brown

Spirits: Rum & Ginger Beer
by Lou Bustamante

Last Sip
Outtakes from Wine & Spirits Top of the List event in New York City, starring the Most Popular Wines on restaurant wine lists and a who's who of wine world stars.


Year's Best

  • Summer Sparklers
  • US Pinot Gris
  • Alto Adige/Friuli
  • Vinho Verde/Albariño
  • US Riesling
  • Rosés
  • Greece

New Releases

  • Extreme Values
  • US New Releases
  • Imported New Releases


Check out some of the things covered in the August 2013 issue below;
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Athens Wine Bars
A new wine scene emerges in the shadow of the Acropolis; Maria Dimou highlights the must-visits.

The New Naoussa
Tara Q. Thomas reports on the top producers redefining Greece's classic red.

California's Heritage Wines
Chenin blanc, colombard and trousseau gris? David Darlington explores the return of the crisp California wine.

Insider's Guide to Sonoma
Andrew Braithwaite shares the current hot spots where somms and winemakers go to unwind.