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Fined & Filtered
Crazy for Qvevri, by Tara Q. Thomas
United States of Wine
Arizona, by Stuart Pigott
Gin 2.0, by Jordan Mackay
Letter from Bordeaux
The 2016 Vintage, by Fiona Morrison, MW
Year’s BestTop 100 Values for $15 or Less
New World Sauvignon Blanc
Ribera del Duero
New ReleasesUS New Releases
Imported New Releases
Susumaniello: Puglia’s New Ancient Red
Reclaimed from the salvage yard of Puglia’s ancient mixed vineyards, buffed and tended into a modern wine, susumaniello is beginning to turn heads. Silvestro Silvestori took notice, and o ers a recipe to go with the wines.
Eat | Drink: Portland
Damn the rain: Now is the time to visit this city, as the local farm-to-table ethos embraces a wider range of culinary influences on the menu and the wine list. Kerry Newberry reports.
LA for $20 or Less
Twelve independent retailers head out in search of the greatest buy in Los Angeles, with a local W&S taste-off to rank their value finds.
Value Brands of the Year
Here are 33 names you can rely on, brands consistently at the top of our tastings for wines at $18 or less.