2002 Vintage Roundup
Snapshots of the expected quality in key wine regions
Issue: January 31, 2003
AUSTRIA / GERMANY Rain complicated harvest in these countries. Austria saw extensive flooding in August, particularly in the Wachau, Kremstal and Kamptal regions. Selection in the vineyards was essential to deal with the heavy rains and spread of rot.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands January 31, 2003.