Peter Hellman

Rich and restless Bernard Magrez is shaking up Bordeaux with his iconoclastic "micro-cuvées." Peter Hellman pays the renegade a visit.
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The rise of "big" wine—ripe, rich, with lots of fruit and alcohol—is hugely controversial. Two top experts argue about whether bigger is better.
The Chardonnays crafted by Sonoma visionary Mark Aubert leave most collectors nearly speechless with desire.