What do you think of our new mobile-responsive site? Take our survey.
Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: April 30, 1996

Twenty Years of Wine History: 1970s: California Stuns France In Parisian Wine Tasting

Issue: April 30, 1996

April 30, 1996 Twenty Years of Wine History: 1970s 1976 Quotable -- Alexis Lichine, owner of Château Prieuré-Lichine in Bordeaux, criticizes California hubris: "Here, unfortunately, every vineyard wants to be all things to all men.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands April 30, 1996.

To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!


Already a member?

By clicking "Log In" you agree to the Terms and Conditions of WineSpectator.com


WineRatings+ app: Download now for 300,000+ ratings.