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November 04. 2019   |  Tenuta San Guido

Sassicaia: A Wine And Dinner To Remember

Sassicaia, for anyone who has been living under a rock for the past 4o or 50 years, is one of the world’s most famous wines, a Cabernet Sauvignon/ Cabernet Franc blend from the Bolgheri district of western Tuscany.

October 15. 2019   |  Maison Saint Aix

Kobrand Corporation Named Exclusive U.S. Importer for AIX Rosé

Kobrand Corporation, a leading wine and spirits importer with a distinguished portfolio of hand-selected brands from around the world, is delighted to announce the addition of AIX (pronounced “ehks”) Rosé to its portfolio of fine wines, effective January 1, 2020.

September 26. 2019   |  Résonance

Maison Louis Jadot's First Oregon Venture Resonates in Carlton

Carlton, Ore.—Sometimes a place just hits the right cord. For Maison Louis Jadot, that place is Résonance in Oregon’s Yamhill-Carlton AVA.

July 26. 2019   |  Tenuta San Guido

10 Things You Should Know About Sassicaia

When Marchese Mario Incisa della Rocchetta married Marchesa Clarice della Gherardesca in 1930, her dowry included the 7,500-acre Tenuta San Guido estate. Nowadays, the estate is better known by the name of its world-famous wine, Sassicaia.

June 19. 2019   |  Taittinger

Taittinger, Soccer Star Ada Hegerberg, Team Up as World Cup Comes to Champagne

The Champagne region has a long history of dominant women players on the grape field, but it also led the rest of France on the women's soccer pitch.

June 18. 2019   |  Montes

Aurelio Montes, Sr. Elected New President of the Wines of Chile Association

The Wines of Chile Association has elected Aurelio Montes, Sr., Co-Founder and President of Montes Wines, one of the leading premium wine estates in Chile, as the next president to lead the guild at its XIII Annual Assembly for the next two years, 2019- 2021.

June 01. 2019   |  Domaine Carneros

Domaine Carneros featured in Wine Spectator's Sparklers Take Center Stage

Sparkling wine, from Champagne to Prosecco to Cava, is booming in popularity. Why? It involves the current economic uncertainty, generational changes and a shift in how Americans enjoy wine.

March 19. 2019   |  Michele Chiarlo

A Tour Of Barolo

Barolo, one of the world's most famous red wines, is as popular as ever today. Thanks to a combination of numerous favorable vintages over the past 15-20 years, along with the fact that the Langhe district, where Barolo is produced, was named as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2014.

March 01. 2019   |  Louis Jadot Côte d'Or Burgundies, Louis Jadot Mâconnais and Beaujolais Wines

New Wines from France and South Africa for Spring and Beyond

During the last days of January, a record-setting cold front hit much of the country (on January 31, the temperature at my house plunged to -11.6 degrees Fahrenheit), leaving many Americans yearning for anything to thaw them out. Tea sales probably doubled. But even in frigid weather, we New Yorkers are always up for a wine tasting, so when a couple caught my fancy, I donned a few extra layers and headed out the door.

February 13. 2019   |  Taylor Fladgate

Romantic Recipes and Wine Pairings for Valentine’s Day

When chocolate is on the menu, there’s no better match than a sumptuous Port from Portugal. Taylor Fladgate is one of the icons of the wine business and this bottling pays homage to the house’s history commemorating their first property purchase in 1744.

February 05. 2019   |  Louis Jadot Côte d'Or Burgundies, Louis Jadot Mâconnais and Beaujolais Wines

Vertical Tasting of Louis Jadot’s Corton Pougets

I have a lengthy history with Louis Jadot’s Corton Pougets, but the wine itself has a much longer one. Jadot’s Pougets originally came to my attention as a worthy collectible in the late 1980s, during my early years publishing International Wine Cellar, when I participated in a vertical tasting of a dozen or so vintages from the preceding 20+ years.

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.

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.

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