Author: Kylie Irvine

Paula and Tom Milam at Grand Cru in 2016. As we prepare for the 45th Annual l’Eté du Vin, we look back at some of the most memorable years of this historic charity wine auction. A special thank you to Tom Milam, one of the founding...

Each year, the Norman M. Lipman award is presented in Lipman’s memory and in recognition of individuals who have embraced the humanitarian qualities of wisdom, courage, optimism, commitment, and integrity in their personal and professional lives. In 2024, we honor Fritz Hatton for Accomplishment and Persuasive Enthusiasm. Since...

In celebration of our 45th year of funding the fight against cancer, this year's l'Eté du Vin will feature wines emblematic of the 45th Parallel North. The 45th Parallel North is a magic band that surrounds our planet between the 40th and 50th parallels of the...

Andy Chabot is known as the Wine Geek — and for good reason.  Chabot graduated from the Culinary Institute of America, moved to East Tennessee and began his career with Blackberry Farm in 2002. He quickly became involved in the young wine program and in less...