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Magazine Archives: Dec. 15, 2007

Gold at Discount Prices

Most Italian wines from the 1997 vintage are still affordable
John Siudut
Issue: December 15, 2007


Historically, wines from Italy do not perform at auction like those from Bordeaux and Burgundy. But the 1997 harvest—Italy's so-called golden vintage—proved that the country could produce serious, ageworthy wines.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 15, 2007.


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