This Issue: A Benchmark Vintage From Italy

Marvin R. Shanken, Thomas Matthews
Issue: December 15, 2007

Great vintages produce great wines. They can also define new styles and bring entire regions into focus. Over time, they gain value and stature and become the benchmarks against which the wines of other vintages are judged.

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

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