July 31, 1999 A blockbuster year for Chardonnay 1997 is one for the record books in California, with dozens of outstanding wines and plenty of values By james Laube Rarely is there unanimity about a vintage, but almost everyone agrees the 1997 California Chardonnay harvest is one for the record books.
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