The Wine Spies, a Santa Rosa-based company that selects, reviews and sells one wine brand per day online, announced a partnership with Salon Media Group to sell wines on the website

Wines will be selected by The Wine Spies, which will also handle shipping and customer service.

"We could not be more proud of this partnership," said Jason Seeber, CEO of The Wine Spies, in a news release. "Salon is a long-recognized leader in the delivery of online news, and its American readership is a sophisticated group that fits our own 'fine wine buyer' demographic."

The new wine store launched with a limited-production sparkling wine by winemaker Virginia Marie Lambrix from her namesake VML Winery in Healdsburg. has an audience of 13 million monthly unique visitors, the company said.

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