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  • Article Inside information

    What Superstorm Sandy did to wine

    See also Jim Law's account of the situation in Virginia.When storms hit US wine regions, one can count on wine journalists to contact producers in…

    15 Nov 2012 Linda Murphy
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    America's 2012 vintage

    See also Alder Yarrow on Prices and politics in California's 2012 harvest. To write a book on American wine, it helps to be a Weather Channel…

    4 Oct 2012 Linda Murphy
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    Judgment of Princeton puts NJ on the map

    New Jersey didn't win, but it showed it's in the game. Unlike in 1976, when a Napa Valley Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon outscored French…

    11 Jun 2012 Linda Murphy
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    Sonoma shiftings

    Will the wheeling and dealing never end for Jean-Charles Boisset (pictured) and William Foley? Boisset Family Estates, based in Burgundy and with…

    3 May 2011 Linda Murphy
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    Farewell Jess Jackson

    The death earlier today of Jess Stonestreet Jackson, founder of California’s Kendall-Jackson Winery and owner of numerous other wine brands, did not…

    21 Apr 2011 Linda Murphy
  • Article Tasting articles

    2007 California Cabs - a second helping

    The 2007 vintage was one in which most California Cabernet Sauvignon producers made delicious and, in many cases, superb wines. Even the value-priced…

    22 Dec 2010 Linda Murphy
  • Article Tasting articles

    California's charming 2007 Cabs

    It is rare for California to have a mediocre Cabernet Sauvignon crop. Typical abundant sunshine, high summer temperatures and absence of rain during…

    8 Dec 2010 Linda Murphy
  • Article Inside information

    Justin mineral water

    Justin Vineyards & Winery, one of Paso Robles' finest and most visible wine producers, has been sold to FIJI Water. 'Deborah and I are honored to…

    6 Dec 2010 Linda Murphy
  • Article Don't quote me

    Parker, Foley, Cyrus & Cosentino

    PARKER LOCKED OUT OF HALL OF FAME The Vintners Hall of Fame, headquartered at the Culinary Institute of America's Greystone campus in Napa Valley…

    18 Nov 2010 Linda Murphy
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    Rains end Napa/Sonoma harvest

    Ready or not, here comes winter, and with it the end to the 2010 growing season in not-so-sunny Northern California. It has been a bizarre…

    29 Oct 2010 Linda Murphy
  • Article Free for all

    Harlan scores another hit

    The 2010 Michelin Guide San Francisco is out, and it welcomes a new member to its three-star club, the Restaurant at Meadowood in Napa Valley. Yet…

    28 Oct 2010 Linda Murphy
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    The CSM Riesling magician

    Wendy Stuckey won’t say so herself, but I will: The Rieslings being made at Washington state’s Chateau Ste Michelle (CSM) – the largest producer of…

    30 Sep 2010 Linda Murphy
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    Fingers crossed for 2010 California Cab

    After one of the coolest springs and summers on record (see California 2010 - lean and mean?), heat has finally arrived in California, sending sugars…

    28 Sep 2010 Linda Murphy
  • Article Don't quote me

    Sonoma County asserts itself

    Following in the footsteps of Napa Valley, Paso Robles and Lodi, Sonoma County secured California state legislative approval for a law that would…

    9 Sep 2010 Linda Murphy
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    How's Stag's Leap under its new owners?

    It was three years ago next month that Warren Winiarski handed over the keys to Stag's Leap Wine Cellars to Tuscany's Piero Antinori and Ted Baseler,…

    30 Aug 2010 Linda Murphy