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Magazine Archives: Nov. 30, 2001

Washington Bets Big on Syrah

The high quality of recent releases and a boom in vineyard plantings bodes well for the future
Harvey Steiman
Issue: November 30, 2001


Mike Hogue couldn't help grinning as he lifted a glass of his winery's Genesis Syrah. He was sitting on the deck of a restaurant overlooking the wide Columbia River only a few miles from the winery that he and his brother, Gary, had just sold to a Canadian company for $36.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 30, 2001.


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