October 31, 1996 Italy's Blue Chips Identifying the most-prized, rare, age-worthy red wines of Tuscany and Piedmont By James Suckling Italian winery owners were celebrating their own independence day on July 4 when the prestigious auction house of Christie's held its first major Italian wine auction in London.
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