Here's an early look at what's coming in this week's Food section: Restaurant critic S. Irene Virbila's pick for Wine of the Week is the 2009 Domaine Faury Saint-Joseph "Vieilles Vignes." What's so special about it? Virbila writes:
The 2009 old-vines Saint-Joseph from Domaine Faury is a stunner. Classic northern Rhone Syrah in all its intricate glory, dark plums overlaid with exotic sweet spices and violet.
Read the rest of her review -- including the price tag.
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