Despite a wide array of wines, La Chablisienne showed remarkable consistency in '99. This premier cru Chablis is amazing. A beautiful white, tightly structured and very refined, expanding its mineral base to encompass some vanilla, ripe fruit, honey and s —Per-Henrik Mansson
This Washington Chardonnay is vibrant, juicy and beautifully focused. Shows off its creamy pear, tangy citrus and generous pineapple aromas and flavors, which linger effortlessly on the impeccably balanced finish. Drink now through 2007. 5,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman
Bright and juicy, packed with berry and vanilla flavors that echo appealingly on the round finish. Drink now through 2007. 2,500 cases made. —Harvey Steiman
Bright and supple, with pretty cherry and beet flavors shaded with peppery anise notes, lingering on the open-textured finish. Drink now. 20,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman
Sharply focused, rich and complex, this is an impressive Chardonnay, with pretty pear, fig, melon and apricot flavors. Turns spicy, with anise and cedar, and finishes with a long and lively aftertaste. Drink now through 2005. 13,928 cases made. —James Laube
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