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Mar. 15, 1999
TURKEY FLAT Shiraz Barossa Valley
93 points, $27
Since our first review of Turkey Flat (back in our Sept. 15, 1997, issue), we've been impressed. The '96 Shiraz is a sturdy wine, with distinctive character that lasts and lasts on the focused finish, weaving layers of earth and spice flavor through the b
Mar. 05, 1999
CHATEAU CARBONNIEUX Pessac-Leognan White 1996
89 points, $27
A pretty and delicious young white Bordeaux, with fresh apple, lemon and vanilla aromas that follow through to the very creamy palate. Medium-bodied, with medium acidity and a fresh finish. Drink now. 18,000 cases made.
Mar. 02, 1999
DAVID BRUCE Petite Syrah Central Coast
87 points, $16
This California Petite Sirah is dark, ripe and plush, with herb, black cherry, pepper and meaty notes, plus a dash of vegetable, finishing with supple tannins. Best from 2000 through 2004. 7,000 cases made.
Feb. 26, 1999
PETER LEHMANN Shiraz-Merlot-Cabernet-Cabernet Franc Barossa Clancy\'s
92 points, $20
Made from a blend of four red grapes, this Aussie wine is big, ripe, rich and round, with lots of spicy, earth-scented black cherry and berry flavor, hinting at chocolate on the smooth finish. A distinctive wine that has the depth to repay cellaring. Drin
Feb. 17, 1999
GROTH Chardonnay Napa Valley 1997
90 points, $20
While Groth may be known for its Cabernet Sauvignon, the Chardonnay is also a winner. The '97 is clean and fruity, with a spicy core of pear, vanilla, nutmeg and subtle citrus flavors that are complex and lively. Drink now through 2001. 12,200 cases made.