November 30, 1996 West Coast Wine Debuts L.A. restaurateur Manfred Krankl releases Sine Qua Non Syrah The Latin phrase sine qua non refers to something indispensable, and those who love California Syrah may find that Sine Qua Non Queen of Spades 1994 ($31) lives up to its name.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 30, 1996.
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