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New York Times Fall Wines

Last week Eric Asimov, the wine writer for the New York Times recommended 20 wines under $20...

Devilishly Delicious Reds for Your Halloween Festivities

After years working in wine retail one of the consumer trends that stands out..

Free Shipping Items

Empire Wine's extensive selection of Free Shipping items has something for everyone!..

Birth of Bubbly

"Come quickly! I am drinking the stars!" exclaimed Dom Perignon on August 4th 1693. The Benedictine monk is alleged to have discovered sparkling wine on this date...

Whiskey, Brine, and Wine

A Guide to St. Patrick's Day..

New York Times Tasting Panel Picks Burgundian Bargains

As Pinot Prices Soar Côte Chalonnaise Represents Remarkable Value ..

New York Times Recent Recommendations

"The great intersection of quality and value in wine occurs in the $15- to $25-a-bottle range...

Baby It's Cold Outside

It is cold outside. In fact, it is uncomfortably cold outside. What do you do when its so bitter cold? The only cure for the chills is red, red wine...

Bourbon Season in New York

These chillier temperatures signal the beginning of bourbon season...

Parker Says to Stock-Pile This 95 Point Red

At a blind tasting last week, Robert Parker tasted the 2011 Cabirau Maury Sec 'Serge & Nicolas'..