Coming of Age in South America
Top-flight Cabernet continues to set the pace, while Argentina's Malbec shines
In recent vintages, South America has delivered a mix of good and bad news. High quality can be achieved, particularly in Cabernet-based offerings, yet numerous weak and uninteresting wines are also churned out.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 31, 2001.