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May. 28, 1999
ST. SUPERY Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley 1998
91 points, $12
Effusively fragrant, redolent of fig, peach, and herb, this attractive California Sauvignon Blanc tastes rich and ripe, serving up layers of fresh grapefruit and melon with countryside charm, all carried along brightly by tangy acidity. Great price, too.
May. 26, 1999
ROSEMOUNT Shiraz South Eastern Australia
89 points, $11
Count on Rosemount for a winning combination of quality, value and availability. This Shiraz is polished and silky in style, featuring sweet blackberry and anise flavors, with a slight bite of pepper on the light finish. Not as big and rich as previous vi
May. 25, 1999
PEPPERWOOD GROVE Zinfandel California 1997
85 points, $7
This easy-drinking Zinfandel is ripe and fruity, with mineral, blackberry and black cherry flavors perched on a supple frame, finishing with mild tannins. Its lightweight profile makes it a nice red for the warm-weather season, and you can't beat the pric
May. 24, 1999
GALLO OF SONOMA Chardonnay Russian River Valley 1997
89 points, $12
This is a really impressive California Chardonnay at this price. Elegant, smooth and silky, not overbearing, it serves up pretty hazelnut, vanilla, pear and lemon flavors, with a long, refreshing finish complete with mineral overtones. Drink now through 2
May. 22, 1999
R.H. PHILLIPS Chardonnay Dunnigan Hills Toasted Head 1997
87 points, $12
This California Chardonnay is ripe, with a supple band of pineapple, toasted oak, citrus and pear flavors. Finishes soft but focused and refreshing. Drink now. Should be easy to find some of the 25,000 cases made.