You can make a pretty good case, I think, that 21st-century wine will increasingly be divided between those wines that are merely tasted and those that are actually drunk. This gap has been growing since the 1990s.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands August 14, 2008.
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