Extremes in Alsace
Record heat shackles many 2003 whites, while late-release 2002s are crisp and elegant
When deciding which of the several vintages of available Alsace wines to buy, the best advice I can give is: Choose carefully. That's because the vintages on offer, 2001 through 2004, vary dramatically in style.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 31, 2005.