Washington Bets Big on Syrah
The high quality of recent releases and a boom in vineyard plantings bodes well for the future
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.