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November 19. 2018   |  Tenuta San Guido

Bolgheri-Sassicaia Sassicaia 2015 Named Number 1 Wine of 2018

Sassicaia, like many of the best things in life, began as an experiment, a passion project that came to fruition thanks to good fortune and hard work.

October 09. 2018   |  Montes

Kobrand Corporation Named Exclusive U.S. Importer for Acclaimed Chilean Wine Pioneer, Viña Montes

Kobrand will be the exclusive U.S. Importer for the Viña Montes portfolio and is responsible for all sales and marketing activities in the United States.

October 08. 2018   |  Tia Maria

All The Buzz With Tia Maria

The espresso martini used to be such a novelty. It’s more established now, inviting creative renditions for that signature status.

September 17. 2018   |  Villa Matilde

Kobrand Corporation Named Exclusive U.S. Importer for Italian Premium Wine Producer, Villa Matilde

Kobrand is the exclusive U.S. Importer for the Villa Matilde portfolio and is responsible for all sales and marketing activities in the United States.

May 31. 2018   |  Michele Chiarlo

In a Northern Italian Wine Region, Raising a Glass with Less Fuss

In Piemonte, informal hybrid shops are redefining where and how visitors drink wine.

April 25. 2018   |  Lucano

Kobrand Corporation named exclusive U.S. Importer for iconic items from Italian company, Lucano

— Kobrand Corporation, a leading wine and spirits importer of hand-selected brands from around the world, is proud to announce the addition of the renowned Lucano brand to its fine wine and spirits portfolio. This addition, effective April 18, 2018, allows Kobrand to complement its premium spirit offerings with the third-largest Amaro brand recognized worldwide.

April 18. 2018   |  St. Francis Winery & Vineyards

St. Francis’s Katie Madigan Sees the Science Behind Wine

Katie Madigan is a firm believer in living your passion and as a winemaker at St. Francis, she’s pairing two of hers — science and wine. Her fascination with wine evolved from her parents. They thrived in California wine country and Madigan fondly remembers their frequent day trips to vineyards in the area.

March 29. 2018   |  Cakebread Cellars

Cakebread Named California Green Medal Winner

Business Award - given to the vineyard or winery that best demonstrates Smart Business through efficiencies, cost savings and innovation from implementing sustainable practices.

December 06. 2017   |  Cakebread Cellars

Cakebread Cellars Announces Winemaker Transition

Napa Valley, CA, December 6, 2017-- Cakebread Cellars, one of Napa Valley’s signature wineries, has announced the retirement of its longtime Winemaker, Julianne Laks, and the promotion to Winemaker of Stephanie Jacobs, the winery’s Assistant Winemaker since 2008.

November 03. 2017   |  Delamain Cognac

The Best Brandy and Cognac at Any Price

You know who knows best which bottles to buy? The people who pour and sell drinks—that’s who. We asked dozens of top bartending and spirits industry professionals to tell us which bottles they love and why.

November 02. 2017   |  Delamain Cognac

Delamain Cognac Featured in New York Times

A trip to southwest France is a lively tutorial in savoring the spirit — and the landscape.

October 18. 2017   |  Masi Agricola

Masi Agriolca was named “Winery of the Year” by Gambero Rosso

Masi earns the “Winery of the Year” title in the Three-Glass Italian Wines Guide 2018 from Gambero Rosso.

August 17. 2017   |  Zind-Humbrecht

Alsatian Wines Strike a Balance of Dry and Sweet

In the ’90s, estates like Zind Humbrecht became critical darlings. But the wines also seemed to ebb from the general consciousness and slowly slip away.

August 17. 2017   |  Bouvet-Ladubay

Great French Bubblies Beyond Champagne

Bouvet Signature Brut Non Vintage Cuvée, Produced especially for the American market via méthode traditionelle, this wine is almost entirely Chenin Blanc with a little Chardonnay blended in. It’s straightforward, fruity and easy-drinking. Perfect for a party.

August 01. 2017   |  Joto Sake

Sake Soars

Bolstered by overall consumer interest in premium products, sake sales are growing year over year.

June 28. 2017   |  Taylor Fladgate

THE PERFECT DAY: The Perfect Day in Porto

A decade ago it wasn’t so easy to fall in love with Porto. The streets downtown were deserted at night, and a scarcity of cultural activities would keep you home. Today it’s quite the opposite.

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