Wine news March 24, 2014

Jay McInerney in the Wall Street Journal on the Anderson Valley, California's new Pinot Noir star.

Jon Bonné in the San Francisco Chronicle on Turley Wine Cellars viticulturist Tegan Passalacqua.

Jancis Robinson in the Financial Times on importer Eric Solomon and the story of how he met his wife, winemaker Daphne Glorian of Clos Erasmus.

An Icewine made in Washington State is unusual, especially the one made by Kiona, in The Seattle Times.

Winefolly asks what's the deal with wine shipping laws?

Jamie Goode on 5 things you need to know about the 100 point scale.

Palate Press cruises the wine islands of Southwest France.

Buy wine with Bitcoin, Winesearcher reports.

Andrew Jefford in Decanter talks orange wine.