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Pinot's Promise

Searching for regional character in New Zealand Pinot Noir
MaryAnn Worobiec
Issue: October 15, 2014

New Zealand's worldwide success in wine has been due primarily to its lively Sauvignon Blancs. The country's Pinot Noir producers hope to earn the same acceptance, but they know that the path to great Pinot is an arduous one. Those who love Pinot Noir look for something more in their wineglass—a reflection of place, a compelling character based on terroir. Wine Spectator's MaryAnn Worobiec explains.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 16, 2014.

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