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October 17, 2011

California Wine Guide: Napa

Napa's not-to-miss places to eat, drink and sleep, plus recipes from locally-based chefs and amazing new finds from Michael Chiarello and Jamey Whetsone. »

California Wine Guide: Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara's best, including recipes from local chefs and amazing recommendations by F&W Travel Editor Jen Murphy. »


California Wine Guide: Sonoma County

The best of Sonoma—fantastic food, great wine and perfect places to stay, plus spectacular recipes from local chefs. »


Wine Travel Guide: Oregon

Our guide to Oregon wine country includes great winery tasting rooms, exciting places to stay and delicious food from local chefs.»


Wine Travel Guide: Washington

We searched out the best of Washington's wine country, from fantastic winery tasting rooms and great restaurants to amazing recipes from local chefs.»

Wine Travel Guide: Buenos Aires and Mendoza

Great grilled steak and amazing Malbecs are just a couple of the reasons Master Sommelier James Tidwell has visited Argentina twice in two years. Here, his top picks in Buenos Aires and Mendoza. »


Wine Travel Guide: Champagne

Sommelier Laura Maniec spent three weeks in Champagne, working in the vineyards and getting to know the region—its wineries, shops, restaurants and even the local bowling alley all the pickers frequent. »

Courtesy of Lucas Paya.

Wine Travel Guide: Spain

Sommelier Lucas Paya searches out Rioja's best tapas. Plus, amazing wineries by the sea. »