Sonoma vs. Napa vs. The World

Issue: November 15, 1996

November 15, 1996 Sonoma vs. Napa vs. The World By James Laube Students of California wine eventually try to size up the similarities and differences between Napa and Sonoma. As wine-growing areas, they're similar in age, dating to the mid-1800s.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 15, 1996.

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