Split Personality In the Rhône
In 2004, the south excels across the board, while the north shows highs and lows
France's Rhône Valley divides neatly into two large-scale winemaking regions, the north and the south, and the 2004 vintage proves how different they can be in terms of style and quality. In the Southern Rhône, the vintage delivers an embarrassment of riches.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 15, 2006.