Racy Reds Rich Whites
The 2006 vintage continues the Rhône Valley's run of success
Riding a tide of outstanding vintages since 2003, France's Rhône Valley has delivered a torrent of delicious wines, from terrific values to classic collectibles. This expansive region offers complex, terroir -driven reds based on Syrah, Grenache and Mourvèdre, along with rich, exotic whites from Marsanne, Roussanne and Viognier.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 3, 2008.