Wine Enthusiast Names Alexander Valley 2006 Wine Region of the Year
Wine Enthusiast Magazine is one of the most widely read and respected wine publications in the world. At the end of each year, the magazine announces its coveted Wine Star Awards. Alexander Valley was recently named wine region of the year for 2006. The results were published in Wine Enthusiast’s December 15th, 2006 issue.
In the article, Wine Enthusiast alludes to Alexander Valley’s long history of producing Zinfandel which dates to the 19th century. The valley’s propensity for premium quality Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay are also cited.