Daily Wine Picks

Less than $15

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Jul. 17, 2000

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BENJAMIN

Tawny Port Australia NV

$10

Smooth and sweet, with distinctive lime and tangerine peel notes coming through the caramel, raisin and coffee flavors at the core. A delicious Port, and a steal at this price. Drink now. 20,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman


Jul. 15, 2000

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ROSEMOUNT

Chardonnay South Eastern Australia 1995

$10

Here's a smooth and generous young white at a no-worry price, offering an inviting mix of nectarine, pear and spice aromas and flavors, finishing with freshness. Draws you back for another sip. Drink now. 161,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman


Jul. 14, 2000

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CLAUDE BRANGER

Muscadet de Sèvre et Maine Sur Lie Domaine La Haute Févrie 1995

$9

Lovely and crisp Loire white. Evoking aromas of lemon, herb and apple, this light-bodied wine is dry and cleansing on the palate. Perfect with oysters or fresh shellfish, and it won't break the bank. Drink now. 15,000 cases made. —Kim Marcus


Jul. 11, 2000

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COLUMBIA CREST

Sémillon-Chardonnay Columbia Valley 1998

$8

Soft and generous with its pear and fig flavors, and picking up nice hay and honey notes on the finish, this blend of two grapes from Washington is a pleasant sipper at an appealing price. Drink now. 50,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman


Jul. 08, 2000

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BUCKELEY'S

Chardonnay South Australia 1999

$10

How about this smooth and generous Chardonnay at a grab-me price? It shows appealing flavors of spicy melon and pear, with a nice stroke of oak emerging strongly on the lingering finish. Drink now. 15,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman



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