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Magazine Archives: Nov. 15, 2016

Hard Knocks

Another year of challenges hits the Rhône Valley in 2014
James Molesworth
Issue: November 15, 2016


Following the erratic 2013 growing season, the 2014 vintage was a challenge for Rhône vignerons. An Indian summer provided some relief, resulting in some excellent wines, but late rains dashed hopes for a truly great vintage. Wine Spectator's James Molesworth explains.


For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 18, 2016.

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