Brett: Love It or Filter It
Issue: October 31, 2004
With ripeness comes risk. As California winemakers seek to make more expressive wines and distinguish their vineyards from the pack, some are pushing the envelope a little too far. In recent months, the number of wines I've encountered that I consider flawed is evidence enough for me.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 31, 2004.