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June 15th, 2001 Cork Taint Ruins Almost All of Elio Altare's 1997 Barolos Although 1997 is being hailed as one of Piedmont's greatest vintages, well-respected producer Elio Altare will not be releasing his Barolos due to a contamination problem.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 15, 2001.
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