World-famous vintners and wine-making celebrities will present their wines and tell their stories.
Angelo Gaja & His Children
Bill Harlan & Will Harlan
Prince Robert of Luxembourg
Trudie Styler & Sting
JESSE BONGIOVI & Jon Bon Jovi
A Tribute to Ernest Gallo
World Premier: Marvin R. Shanken’s rare interview with Ernest Gallo on the occasion of his 90th birthday in 1999 in Modesto California.
Owner Corinne Mentzelopoulos will present a vertical tasting of wines from her Bordeaux First Growth estate.
Four dishes, eight wines: this food-and-wine matching seminar is always delicious, educational and fun. Featuring:
Minibar, Washington DC
The Modern, New York
Emeril’s, New Orleans
Le Bernardin, New York
California Cabernet Sauvignon
Napa Valley continues to evolve and producers are raising the bar even higher with its principal grapes. Four top vintners showcase their versions of Cabernet Sauvignon.
Top 10 Wines of 2020 and Top 3 of 2019
Wine Spectator has made the difficult decision to cancel the Grand Award Banquet this year. However, even in the face of difficult times excellence and the generosity and service of others prevailed. Join us in celebrating:
Distinguished Service Award
Chef, entrepreneur, and humanitarian. José Andrés will accept Wine Spectator’s Distinguished Service Award for his extraordinary work in disaster relief with World Central Kitchen.
Despite the turmoil in the restaurant industry over the past year, we are proud to present the Grand Award, Wine Spectator’s top honor for wine programs, to our new winners for 2021.