Restaurant Wine News and Trends

From Napa Valley to Bordeaux, Cabernet Sauvignon to Pinot Noir, FSR Wine Editor Kristine Hansen covers dominant and emerging wine regions, best food pairings with each varietal, and the latest news about wine service in the hospitality industry, leading sommeliers, and seasonal favorites.


Vegetarian Pairings

A bountiful autumn harvest is easily complemented by a wide range of wines.

Ruth's Chris Celebrates with Top Rated Wines of the World Dinner

Ruth's Chris Steak House will host a "Top Rated Wines of the World Dinner" on October 18 at 97 locations across the nation.

On-Premise Trends Moderate Through Early September

According to GuestMetrics LLC, which collects check-level data from Point-of-Sales systems from more than 10,000 restaurants and bars, on-premise trends moderated through early September, while spr

Kelly Peterson Bates Named Head Sommelier at The Boarding House

The Boarding House in Chicago announced Kelly Peterson Bates as head sommelier, part of an all-women leadership team together with owner and Master Sommelier Alpana Singh and Executive Ch

The Capital Grille Offers Luxury Burger Experience With Wagyu & Wine

The Capital Grille announced its annual Wagyu & Wine event. Wagyu & Wine will run from September 14 to November 22 in The Capital Grille's lounge.

Jacks Restaurant & Lounge Receives Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence

Jacks Restaurant & Lounge, located within the Portola Hotel & Spa in Monterey, California, was awarded the Wine Spectator’s 2015 Award of Excellence for its wine program.

Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Launches Wine and Beverage Program

Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts is launching a new Le Cordon Bleu Wine and Beverage Certification to help provide training for students to advance in the industry as sommeliers, wine expert

National Wine Week Becomes a Month-Long Affair

The all-new Steak & Wine Month was launched to give more guests more opportunities to participate in Wine Week festivities

Wine Collections

Presentation, pairings, and personalization to local wineries are among factors to consider when curating the perfect wine list.

All Shula's Steak Houses Earn Wine Spectator Award for 4th Consecutive Year

All Shula's Steak House locations will be honored for the fourth consecutive year by Wine Spectator Magazine with their 2015 Award of Excellence. Wine Spectator'
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