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A Break in Alsace's Sunny Streak

Two weeks of rain during harvest result in a lesser vintage for 2006
Alison Napjus
Issue: November 15, 2008


Alsace has been blessed by outstanding vintages in recent years. Unfortunately, this trend did not hold in 2006, when a two-week period of rainy weather at harvesttime significantly affected the overall quality of the vintage.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 20, 2008.

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