Rich and forward, this plump Chenin sports honey, nectarine and star fruit flavors, with a full, round texture and finish. Lacks Chenin's bracing edge, but solid. Drink now. 29,000 cases made. Best Values. From South Africa. —James Molesworth
A ripe, juicy style, with pretty scents of ripe apple, nectarine, tangerine and light cedary oak. Sleek and delicately balanced, it finishes with a grassy aftertaste. Drink now through 2008. 5,500 cases made. Best Values. From California. —James Laube
Pleasant, with pear and pepper flavors that persist nicely on a harmonious finish. Drink now. 795,000 cases imported. Best Values. —Harvey Steiman
Strongly perfumy, with a floral kick to the citrus and herb flavors. Drink now. 22,800 cases made. Best Values. From Washington. —Harvey Steiman
Tangy, with fine focus and depth to lemon, hay, fig and anise tones, finishing with tart citrus character. Drink now through 2005. 20,800 cases made. Best Values. From California.
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