Chateau Souverain is part of the large Beringer Blass portfolio, and it currently ranks as one of California's most consistent wineries. This '99 Cab is beautifully defined and richly flavored, showing ripe currant and black cherry, anise and sage, with h —James Laube
One of Tuscany's top Chianti producers, Felsina has released a fine Berardenga from the '99 vintage. Beautiful aromas of crushed berries and dried flowers follow through to a medium-bodied palate, with fine tannins and an aftertaste of mineral, berry and —James Suckling
From one of the venerable California wineries comes another hearty Petite Sirah. The '00 is intensely tannic but also beautifully crafted, with a firm, tightly wound core of plum, loganberry, wild berry, floral and black cherry that picks up touches of ja —James Laube
Here's some serious value in a big red. Intense aromas of reduced raspberries and cherries, with hints of red licorice. Full-bodied, with big, chewy tannins and a long, long finish. Slightly overextracted, but impressive. Give it time; this wine will give —James Suckling
Tuscany enjoyed fine harvests after the blockbuster '97, so don't overlook buys such as this Vino Nobile from Poliziano. Very pretty aromas of spices, berries and minerals herald this medium- to full-bodied Tuscan red, with firm, polished tannins and medi —James Suckling
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