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Keeping Cool

Despite a cold, wet growing season, the Finger Lakes deliver fresh, racy Rieslings in 2014
James Molesworth
Issue: March 31, 2016

New York's Finger Lakes region received a reminder that it's a cool-climate viticultural area because the cold weather led to lower yields and ripening was an issue. Wine Spectator's James Molesworth explains.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 23, 2016.

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