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Magazine Archives: Jan. 31 - Feb. 28, 2002

A Golden Decade

Piedmont and Tuscany lead the way as Italian reds come of age
James Suckling
Issue: January 31, 2002


The decade of the 1990s has written a new chapter of success in the history of Italy winemaking. The country experienced its greatest vintage ever in 1997 and also produced great wines in many areas in 1996, 1998 and 1999, making now one of the best times ever to buy fabulous Italian wines.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands January 31, 2002.


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