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Hidden Gems

Issue: July 31, 1998

July 31, 1998 Hidden Gems The wines of Northeast Italy, rooted in the past, are looking to the future By Bruce Sanderson Take three very good to outstanding vintages--1995, 1996 and 1997--add sexy international grape varieties such as Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Grigio and Merlot, mix in a stock of traditional favorites such as Soave and Amarone, then season with a dash of some of the most modern winemaking around and you have a fine serving of wines from Italy's Northeast.

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