Soft, round and generous, a gentle mouthful of blackberry and cherry and juicy acidity to balance, finishing lively and focused. Drink now through 2007. 3,156 cases made. —Harvey Steiman
Complex and concentrated, with a supple core of earthy currant, anise, tobacco, cedar and spice nuances, finishing with well-proportioned tannins. Drink now through 2006. 14,725 cases made. —James Laube
This California Cabernet is pleasantly balanced, featuring ripe cherry, currant and berryish fruit, a nice touch of cedary oak and the right amount of tannin. Fails to excite, yet is quite appealing in its subtleties. Drink now through 2006. 10,700 cases —James Laube
Polished, round and spicy, with appealing barrel-fermented character, this Australian white plays out its pineapple, citrus and honey flavors on a lively frame. Drink now through 2005. 7,435 cases made. —Harvey Steiman
Strikes a gorgeous balance between rich, ripe flavor and elegant structure. Not as big and brawny as some Shirazes, but seductive for its juicy raspberry, red plum and spice flavors on a bright frame. Impressive length and lovely texture, too. Drink now t —Harvey Steiman
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