daily wine picks


More than $30

Mar. 22, 2001: NOËL VERSET Cornas 1998 (92 points, $43)

Here's another Northern Rhône winner, from one of Cornas' best producers. A bit odd because it's very raisiny, like an old-fashioned Zinfandel. But there is a lot of concentrated, sweet-tasting wine in this silky gem. Full-bodied, it displays layers of c —Per-Henrik Mansson

Mar. 21, 2001: E. GUIGAL Côte-Rôtie La Mouline (92 points, $150)

Always a late release, Guigal's "La La" wines are usually worth the wait. The '96 La Mouline is a warm, sweet-tasting, ripe Syrah. Yet this full-bodied Northern Rhône wine has a firm, muscular structure; it offers plum, black cherry, licorice, cassis, mo —Per-Henrik Mansson

Mar. 17, 2001: CONN CREEK Anthology Napa Valley 1997 (93 points, $55)

This Cabernet blend from Conn Creek may be a little pricey, but it's a serious wine for the cellar. Delicious, smooth, rich and spicy, with complex and concentrated currant, anise, cedar, tar and cherry, intense and focused, long and detailed. Best from 2 —James Laube

Mar. 15, 2001: A. CLAPE Cornas 1998 (93 points, $48)

Here's a blockbuster Northern Rhône red, made from 100 percent Syrah. Supple, delivering plenty of warm flavors, verging almost on raisiny. Full-bodied, offering round, rich tannins and concentrated fruit, it has a massive, chewy structure that's given s —Per-Henrik Mansson

Mar. 12, 2001: FRANZ HIRTZBERGER Grüner Veltliner Smaragd Trocken Wachau Spitzer Honivogl 1999 (94 points, $55)

From one of Austria's top producers comes this outstanding dry (trocken) Grüner Veltliner. Candied almond and pear give way to rich, intense violet and vegetal flavors. Full-bodied and unevolved, with a viscous texture and density. Palate-coating finish, —Bruce Sanderson

3607 daily picks found in this category

First  << 682683684685686687688 >>  Last (722)

Value Wines

Browse our exclusive lists of the world's top wine values, top value producers and easy-to-find wines.

Featured:
Top Values: Whites Around the World for $20 or Less

MEMBER LOGIN

= members only

Keep me logged in      Forgot Password?

Free Email Newsletters

Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions

» View samples
» Or sign up now!
» Manage my newsletter preferences

Classifieds

The marketplace for all your wine needs, including:

Wine Storage | Wine Clubs
Dining & Travel | Wine Auctions
Wine Shops | Wine Accessories