Syrah's North Star
A new generation of Côte-Rôtie vintners is making some of the region's best Syrahs ever
Stéphane Ogier is standing outside his winery in a residential neighborhood just off the main drag that runs through Ampuis, the modest capital of Côte-Rôtie, in France's Northern Rhône Valley. An extension on Ogier's cellar is so new, the front door hasn't even been put on.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 3, 2008.