Wine Across America
As vineyard acreage grows across the country, wineries now operate in all 50 states. Wine Spectator checks the progress of regional American wines
Issue: November 30, 2002
In the 18th century, Thomas Jefferson was frustrated by his inability to grow wine grapes in Virginia. But Americans don't give up; today, Virginia boasts more than 70 wineries. They and their counterparts all across the country are making rapid progress in wine quality.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 30, 2002.