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Wine Tip: Wine of the Year Video

Learn about the Washington wine that led our list of the Top 100

Posted: January 11, 2010

Every year, Wine Spectator names its Top 100 wines of the year, with the No. 1 slot reserved for the wine that represents the best of four criteria: quality, value, availability, and an X-factor we call excitement. The Wine of the Year for 2009 was, for the first time, from Washington state! Watch the video to find out more about the wine and the people behind it.

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