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Abacela Winery Releases Limited Edition Wine to Benefit Umpqua Community College

The community is rallying together in spite of a recent tragedy, plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

The Wine Lover's Guide to Thanksgiving

Your cheat sheet for expert wine pairings, hosting tips and recipes for Thanksgiving.

11 Haunted Watering Holes

Otherworldly experiences sometimes make the menu at these bars, restaurants and hotels.

Your Ultimate Halloween Entertaining Guide

Here are the tricks, treats and tipples for hosting the ultimate monster bash.

6 Spooky Cocktail Recipes

Scare up a wickedly good time with these macabre potions (no cauldron required).

11 Spots to Sip Wine and Soak Up Fall Views

Here’s where to drink in stellar wine and stunning views as the leaves turn this autumn.

8 Incredible Beer-Infused Recipes

Beer's distinct flavors contribute a deliciously unexpected addition to these recipes from leading chefs.

How to Say “Cheers” in 10 Languages

Raise your glasses and toast the New Year no matter where in the winemaking world you’re celebrating.

Your Cheat Sheet to Serving Wine

Maximize aroma and flavor by serving pours at the perfect temperatures and in proper stemware at your next soirée.

The 2010 Brunello di Montalcinos are Must-Buys (Mostly)

An exclusive tasting of the much-anticipated wines reveals a great year in weather can lead to some excellent offerings.

American Spirits from Every State

Check out the smaller-batch boozes you need to sip from across the Union.

Anti-Alcohol Groups in France and California Fight Industry Advertising

Also, Jose Cuervo Tequila celebrates 220 years with commemorative bottle, plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

6 Top-Rated Merlots Under $25

If you’re a fan of deep, dark fruit flavors and supple, velvety texture, it’s time to give Merlot a try.

The 9 Coziest Eateries for Wine Lovers

Savor your favorite pours in these comfy eateries.

14 Wines to Sip During the Golden Globes

These top-scoring bottles will make you feel like a winner.

10 Top-Rated California Cabernets Under $40

Think California Cabs are priced beyond your reach? Think again.

6 Expert Tips for Traveling with Wine

These shortcuts ensure your bottles will survive the journey.

10 Best Wine Travel Destinations 2015

Pack your bags and explore our editors' list of mandatory hotspots for the wine obsessed.

23 Low-Calorie Wines

Dry wines with big flavor will allow you to sip while sticking to your weight-loss resolution.

Serge Hochar, Pioneer of Lebanese Wine, Dies

The owner and longtime winemaker for Chateau Musar was truly a man of the world.

10 Cocktails Under 150 Calories

These delicious, clean drinks won’t take a toll on your waistline.

ProWein 2015 is Set to Become Even Bigger

Now in its 21st year, the international trade event hopes to attract more than 5,000 exhibitors and 50,000 visitors.

8 Warm Whiskey Cocktails

Whether your favorite pour is Bourbon or rye, Scotch or Irish, there’s a warm whiskey cocktail for everyone this winter.

5 Hangover Aids, Tested

Wine Enthusiast’s team of tasters tried five hangover “cures” on the market so you don’t have to.

Dine in High Style

Let the fashion runway be your guide to hosting this holiday.

Color Authority Pantone Looks to Wine for Annual Inspiration

In other news, James Bond is sipping vodka martinis again, plus other notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

7 California Best Buys to Get Your Weekend Started

Here’s the only wine-centric shopping list you need.

42 Bordeaux Red Wines For Your Holiday Dinner

This classic, storied region is also home to many delicious, value-driven offerings.

24 Red Wines from New York State

These bottles represent just a fraction of the Empire State's developing wine scene.

9 California Central Coast Rhônes

These rich reds, all rated 91 points or higher, offer value and flavor.

13 Splurge-Worthy Piedmont Reds

These big ticket wines are perfect for the bottle-hoarding oenophile in your life.

42 Excellent Wines for Every Personality & Palate

We’ve selected 42 top-rated wines to gift everyone on your list, no matter the target price point or their taste preferences.

Betz Family Winery Purchases Vineyard Land in Walla Walla Valley

The winery’s first estate vineyard will be located in up-and-coming area of the valley.

36 Alternatives to Champagne

These sparkling wines will definitely keep the Yuletide merry and bright.

8 Recipes for Feast of the Seven Fishes

We’ve tapped our favorite seafood-friendly chefs and somms for their riffs on show-stopping dishes and pairings.

Famous Napa Farmer Herb Lamb Passes Away

An influential grape grower, Lamb co-founded one of the valley’s first agricultural chemical businesses.

The 12 Drinks of Christmas

Sip on these dozen festive beverages, which match each day of the famous holiday song.

8 Scotches for Hanukkah

These top-rated drams are great picks to share for every night of Hanukkah.

5 Lagers for National Lager Day

Here are our picks for of-the-moment suds.

Innovative Wine Packaging Sets Record on ABC’s Shark Tank

Plus an at-home cocktail appliance takes Kickstarter by storm, and other notes from the world of wine, spirits and beer.

9 Must-Visit Holiday Markets

Cross things off your gift guide list at these global outdoor winter celebrations.

Star Trek “Klingon Bloodwine” Hits Shelves in Time for Holidays

Also in wine world news, AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction announces dates, plus other notes of interest.

6 Global Mulled Wine Recipes

Whether you call them glühwein, gløgg or vin chaud, these authentic recipes will keep you warm all winter long.

Your Weekend Menu

Save the take-out for the weekdays. This weekend, reclaim your kitchen with this chef-approved menu.

Top Wine Terms Defined

We’re popping the cork on wine’s most misunderstood words.

Dubai Airport Stocks 60 years of Penfolds Grange

Plus other news and notes from the world of wine, beer and spirits.

7 Budget-Friendly Pours

For Thanksgiving, stock up on these flavorful, easy-on-the-wallet bottles.

5 Thanksgiving Tart and Pie Recipes

It's always hard to save room for dessert on Thanksgiving, but you'll definitely make room for these four tarts at the end of the meal.

11 Beaujolais Nouveaus for Thanksgiving

This year’s offerings of the cheerful, bright red are ready to drink.

Top Thanksgiving Hosting Tips

Our guide for shopping, cooking, hosting and roasting to help make this Thanksgiving a no-brainer.

Willamette Valley Auction Raises a Whopping $722,000

The annual Oregon Pinot Noir event raised its highest amount since the start of the Great Recession.

5 Cranberry Cocktail Recipes

Break out of your cranberry sauce rut with these Thanksgiving-appropriate cocktails.

10 Crazy Travel Trends to Watch in 2015

From foraging through the wilderness for your own food to wine-country boot camp, Wine Enthusiast is forecasting the most outlandish trends in travel.

Pinot Noir, Decoded

Everything you need to know about everyone’s favorite Thanksgiving-dinner pour.

8 Hearty, Bold Winter Wines

Pour these top-rated bottles as you bundle up and watch the first snowfall of the season.

Top Domestic Airport Wine Bars

Nothing makes holiday travel almost bearable than a gate-side glass of wine.

Wine Enthusiast's 2014 Wine Star Award Winners

The leading magazine in wine lifestyle names the 2014 luminaries of the wine industry and reveals a new category.

Wine Enthusiast Contributing Editor Anne Krebiehl Recognized by the Institute of Masters of Wine

Plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

San Francisco Giants Celebrate World Series Win with Mumm Napa Sparkling Wine

Plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

New York City Marathon Drinking and Dining Guide

More into bar hopping than running? Here’s where to grab a drink and a snack along the route.

2014 California Wine Grape Harvest One of the Best in Recent Years

Plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

5 Scary Good Monster Cocktails

Drop the candy corn and mix up one of these thrillingly tasty drinks.

6 Halloween Zombie Cocktails

Celebrate the macabre monster with these libations.

Top Wines of Bierzo

A pilgrimage aimed at finding Spain’s most elegant red wines is rewarded in fast-rising Bierzo.

5 Wicked Witch Cocktails

This Halloween, mix up these potions.

Destination: Portland's East Burnside Street

The revitalized thoroughfare is home to a collection of quirky lairs.

Ventisquero Conquers Chile’s Dry North

The story behind the forward-thinking winery's battle against the driest desert on earth.

Terroir, Inc. Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

Plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

6 Killer Drinks for Your Walking Dead Premiere Party

Unlike zombies, human beings crave cocktails.

5 Recipes Using Apples

Consult our favorite fall recipes to make the most of your orchard haul.

8 Wines For Pumpkin-Loving Palates

This harvest of fall favorites will appeal to lovers of nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves.

5 Unusual Vodkas

In honor of National Vodka Day on Oct. 4, we've rounded up five must-buy bottlings that are unusual and delicious.

15 Fall Rosés

Think and drink pink with these top-rated rosés.

11 Pink Cocktails to Sip

In honor of the think-pink movement—which signals support of breast-cancer education, awareness and research—we’ve gathered top pink-hued cocktails to mix all month long.

Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars Opens Its New Visitor Center

Plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

15 Wines Under $15

These easy-going Best Buys deliver quality on top of good price. It’s the only shopping list you need.

5 Apple-Infused Cocktails

Mix up these tipples featuring everyone's favorite fall fruit.

3 Days in Palm Springs

Cue the Sinatra and bust out the bubbly, we’re whisking you to this hot spot and its neighboring towns for a wine-centric getaway.

Destination: Charleston, South Carolina

Where to eat, drink and brunch in this bustling southern burg.

4 Bourbon Cocktails

Celebrate September’s National Bourbon Heritage Month by sipping these top-rated brown spirit-centric tipples.

The Institute of Masters of Wine Welcomes Six New Members

Plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

The 10 Strangest Harvest Superstitions

Central Coast winemakers share the weird ways they ensure a solid vintage.

12 Post-Labor Day Whites

We tapped the Wine Enthusiast tasting team for their top September whites, selected for quality and style.

7 Fashion Week Cocktails

The devil may wear Prada, but you’ll likely be drinking Pravda vodka cocktails—or a creatively designed drink in honor of New York’s Fashion Week.

Sonoma Wine Auction Shatters Records

The annual event raised a whopping $4 million for Sonoma County charities—its highest amount to date.

Wine Institute Kicks-off its Tenth Annual California Wine Month

Plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

Wine Enthusiast’s 2014 Wine Star Award Nominees and Lifetime Achievement Winner

The leading magazine in global wine lifestyle announces its nominations for the coveted award and reveals this year's Lifetime Achievement Award.

9 Essential Tips for Touring Scotland

Your definitive guide for where to sip and sup in Glasgow, the Highlands and on the island of Islay.

Napa County Suffers 6.1-Magnitude Earthquake

The Sunday morning quake hits community hard, resulting in a state of emergency.

What to Drink at the US Open

No, we’re not suggesting Gatorade. After all, you’ll be observing the matches, not playing in them.

Baroness Philippine de Rothschild Dies

The wine industry mourns the loss of the enigmatic, vivacious owner of one of Bordeaux's great dynasties.

Top 12 Grüner Veltliners

Sauvignon Blanc and Riesling are great summer sips, but Austrians hold a trump card: Grüner Veltliner.

9 Ways to Enjoy Raspberries & Wine

Whether you’re behind the bar, in the kitchen or selecting perfect pairings, we’ve got summer’s best raspberry-and-wine combinations.

6 Must-Have Summer Rums

Just in time for National Rum Day (Aug. 16), these six bottles are worth seeking out for end-of-summer sipping.

City Winery to Expand into Nashville

Plus other news and notes in the world of wine, beer and spirits.

6 Booze-Infused Sauces

Boost the flavor in your burgers and steaks with these next-level condiments.

Q&A with Kathie Lee Gifford

We sat down with Kathie Lee Gifford, co-host of Today’s fourth hour and talked about growing up in Europe, what she and Hoda Kotb are drinking, and her new wine brand, GIFFT.

Clos de Vougeot: Burgundy’s Community Vineyard

At last count, 86 different producers have a piece of the Clos, the ancient Burgundy vineyard first planted in 1098.

Wine Enthusiast Honors America’s Top 100 Wine Restaurants

The country's top wine-and-food talent celebrated on the roof of the Standard East Village.
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