Champagne’s Golden Age

Too often relegated to just special occasions and celebrations, Champagne is capable of myriad styles that make it extremely versatile at the dinner table. Properly cared for, the best Champagnes can age effortlessly for many years and decades while developing extraordinary complexity in bottle, which places them in rarified company among the world's great wines.

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Veuve Clicquot Retrospective at Marea, New York

What starts as a simple dinner to taste a few vintages of Veuve Clicquot’s Grande Dame somehow morphs into a large retrospective back to 1928...

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Vecio Fritolin, Venezia, Italy

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2014 Centonze Frappato Vittoria ($16) 91 points

2014 Centonze Frappato Vittoria, 91 points

An absolutely knockout Frappato with intensely aromatic nose of red cherry, flowers, cinnamon and cardamom. Bright and juicy, with hints of mint complementing violet, pastille and red cherry flavors. Finishes bright and long with zingy minerality and repeating floral notes. (ID)


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Historic Piedmont: A Trip Back In Time

Piedmont boasts a rich historical lineage with deep roots in both aristocratic and artisan traditions. These older Barolos and Barbarescos all provide countless insights into different eras of Piedmont’s rich past.

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