The Year In Wine: 2009 In Review

An analysis of Wine Spectator’s 17,000 reviews reveals trends and truths in wine
James Molesworth
Issue: February 28, 2010

There was good news and bad news for wine drinkers in 2009. While wine quality rose, prices increased too, especially for top European wines. That put consumers in a catch-22, and undoubtedly helped domestic wines increase their market share in the United States last year.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 2, 2010.

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