foodwine.com | WineDay | Annex

Wine Picks
for June 1, 1998
(by my Scott's-on-Lombard panel,
the restaurant will soon open after a grand refurbishing.)

by Fred McMillin


BEST BUYS
(quality rating divided by price)

2nd - Sauvignon Blanc by Glen Ellen, California, '96, $5
Winner - Chardonnay by Glen Ellen, California, '97, $6


Top Zinfandels (from a large field)

6th  -  Dry Creek Vineyard Old Vines Zin, Sonoma County, '94, $15
5th - Davis Bynum Old Vines Zin, Sonoma County, '95, $16
4th - Steele (DuPratt Vnyd.) Zin, Mendocino, '95, $20
3rd  -  Belvedere Zin, Dry Creek Valley, '94, $14
Winner(tie)  -  Sonora Old Vine Zin (TC Vnyd.), Amador, '96, $18
Winner(tie) - La Crema Reserve Zin, Sonoma Coast, '95, $24


Top Cabernet Sauvignon Bottles (from a large field)

5th  -  Whitehall Lane Cab, Napa Valley, '95, $20
4th - Peju Province Cab, Napa Valley, '94, $28
3rd - Robert Pecota Cab (Kara's Vnyd.), Napa Valley, '95, $25
2nd - Clos du Val Cab, Napa Valley, '94, $24
Winner - Field Stone Cab, Alexander Valley, '94, $18

 


Wine Picks from:

1998

January 1, 1998
January 15, 1998
February 1, 1998
February 15, 1998
March 1, 1998
March 15, 1998
April 1, 1998
April 15, 1998
May 1, 1998
May 15, 1998

 

 

1997

March 1, 1997
March 14, 1997
March 28, 1997
April 11, 1997
April 25, 1997
May 9, 1997
June 1, 1997
June 15, 1997
July 1, 1997
July 15, 1997
August 1, 1997
August 15, 1997
September 1, 1997
September 15, 1997
October 1, 1997
October 15, 1997
November 1, 1997
November 15, 1997
December 1, 1997
December 15, 1997


Presented by The eGG.
Copyright © 1998, The electronic Gourmet Guide, Inc.
All Rights reserved.

foodwine.com | WineDay | Annex