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Augustus Weed, Alison Napjus
Issue: October 31, 2010

Pinot Noir lovers don't need extra motivation to visit Russian River Valley, home to some of California's finest examples of the wine, but Williams Selyem is giving them some anyway. The iconic winery opened a new tasting center and production facility. Spain's newest appellation is causing some controversy. Vino Dulce de Hielo is the country's first D.O. for ice wine, made from a variety of grapes in the Penedès wine region, just east of Barcelona. It includes ice wine made from artificially frozen grapes.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 5, 2010.

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