Seeking American Terroir
Like all wine-producing countries of the world, America was hard hit by the industrialization of wine in the 80s. Unlike other regions, winegrowers here were just barely in the process of discovering American terroir. Now, a new generation is picking up the torch, and marrying their fortunes to the land. These bottles — hailing from the northern islands of Vermont, misty Oregon, and the varied climates of California — will take you on a journey into the emerging terroir of American wines.