The 1998 Harvest Report
Issue: January 31, 1999
January 31, 1999 The 1998 Harvest Report Call it the El Niño vintage. Vintners in the Northern Hemisphere battled weather extremes this year, which resulted in plenty of nail-biting. Record-breaking summer heat struck in Italy as well as in many French regions.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands January 31, 1999.