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Feb. 25, 1999
HARDYS Chardonnay South Eastern Australia Nottage Hill
84 points, $7
Here's an inexpensive but good Aussie Chardonnay. Bright and refreshing, with lively green apple and citrus flavors that linger a bit on the finish. Drink now. 80,000 cases made.
Feb. 24, 1999
LINDEMANS Chardonnay South Eastern Australia Bin 65
85 points, $8
Always solid for the money, this Lindemans offering is also easy to find. Youthful, with spicy fig and melon flavors keeping it lively. Has more going for it than most midpriced Chardonnays. 650,000 cases imported.
Feb. 22, 1999
BANROCK STATION Shiraz South Eastern Australia 1998
85 points, $7
On the chewy side, but this Aussie Shiraz shows a nice core of blackberry flavor that lingers on the solid finish. Drink now through 2002. Easy to find, and too good a price to pass up. 60,000 cases made.
Feb. 20, 1999
LOUIS M. MARTINI Chardonnay North Coast 1997
86 points, $10
Here's a very good value-oriented California Chardonnay that should be easy to find. Refreshing, with crisp lemon and tangerine flavors and just a hint of oak. Drink now. 17,000 cases made.
Feb. 19, 1999
REDBANK Chardonnay Victoria 1997
90 points, $9
This Australian Chardonnay is crisp and juicy. A lively wine, with layers of vibrant apple, nectarine, passion fruit and floral flavors that last on the gentle finish. Wonderful now, while it's fresh. Drink now through 2001. 30,000 cases made.