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A very good quality South African Pinotage (a grape which is a cross between Pinot Noir and Cinsault), this is dark and smelling of cherry candy and vanilla, with plenty of cherry and plum to support the oak. Fresh and very forward in style, it's a nice q —Thomas Matthews
From the south of France comes this delicious Syrah at a great price, with lovely flavors of cherry, mineral and pepper. Well concentrated and attractive in color, with plenty of meaty, chocolaty flavors too. From Bonny Doon's Randall Grahm. Drink now thr —Kim Marcus
Here's a good value in Fumé Blanc, offering nice balance, with ripe fig, herb, citrus and melon flavors, turning elegant and lively. Drink now through 2003. 20,500 cases made. —James Laube
Elegant, with vibrant pear and tangerine notes and an earthy accent on the finish. Drink now through 2003. Solid for the price, and plenty to go around. 52,000 cases made. —James Laube
Ripe and lively, with pretty grapefruit, pear and fig flavors, if a touch coarse. Drink now through 2003. Well priced and amply available. 50,700 cases made. —James Laube
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