Pink Prosecco Category Gets Approval

Prosecco producers will soon be able to simultaneously tap into the sparkling and rosé trends. The Prosecco DOC Consortium announced on May 21 that the proposal to amend the disciplinary rules for producing Prosecco DOC—including the introduction of Prosecco DOC Rosé—was unanimously approved by Italy’s Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies’ National Wine Committee. The measure and the following Ministerial Decree now await publication in the Official Gazette of the Italian Republic. The decree…

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The Best Wines for Spring and Summer 2020

We asked our national panel of experts to rate wines that shine in the warmer weather of late spring and summer. As always, these selections include brief tasting notes, a rating and the wine’s retail price (which varies from store to store and market to market). If you’re a beverage professional who would like to learn about participating in our panel, please contact managing editor Kyle Swartz at 763-383-4400 x2225, or email him at kswartz@epgmediallc.com. Our wine…

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Wine Reviews: The Sweet Taste of Moscato

For our latest round of wine reviews, we asked our national panel of experts to rate moscato—any style from anywhere in the world. As always, these selections include brief tasting notes, a rating and the wine’s retail price, which can vary from store to store and market to market. Unless noted otherwise, the price reflects a 750-ml. bottle. If you’re a beverage professional with a specialty in wine and you’re interested in participating in the…

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Wine Reviews: The Best Cabernet Sauvignon of 2019

For our latest round of wine reviews, we asked our national panel of experts to rate cabernet sauvignon—any style from anywhere in the world. As always, these selections include brief tasting notes, a rating and the wine’s retail price, which can vary from store to store and market to market. Unless noted otherwise, the price reflects a 750-ml. bottle. If you’re a beverage professional with a specialty in wine and you’re interested in participating in…

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