Northern California Vineyards Hit by Frost
Issue: June 30, 2008
Severe frost hit Northern California the weekend of April 19, with nighttime temperatures dropping into the 20s Fahrenheit in some vineyards. The late-season cold snap came at a critical time, since blooms were still fragile on vines across the state.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 28, 2008.