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Issue: April 30, 1998

April 30, 1998 Grapevine California winemaker Bruno D'Alfonso , who makes wine at Sanford Winery in Santa Barbara County, has released the first wine under his own name. Firm yet smooth, Di Bruno Pinot Grigio Santa Barbara County Sanford & Benedict Vineyard 1996 (87, $14) is balanced and flavorful.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands April 30, 1998.

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