Sun Shines on Washington

The 2015 vintage, another in a series of hot years, brings big, ripe reds
Sun Shines on Washington
DeLille's Grand Ciel vineyard in the Red Mountain AVA (Richard Duval)
From the Aug 31, 2018, issue

In Washington, the 2015 growing season was difficult due to record-breaking heat. The 2016 vintage looked to be a twin of 2015, with an early hot start, but that changed in June, when the weather reverted to more typical temperatures.

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