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The Pleasures of Piedmont

Marvin R. Shanken, Thomas Matthews
Issue: April 30, 2011

There seems to be no end to the number and variety of Italian wines, and no wise man would claim expertise in all of them. But with wine, exploration is always a large part of the pleasure. In this issue, we invite you to take a trip to Italy's northwest corner, which is home not only to great wines, but also to delicious food and warm hospitality. Wine Spectator's publisher Marvin R. Shanken and executive editor Thomas Matthews explain.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 29, 2011.

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