Posts Tagged 1991

1991 Lytton Springs Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

Fully mature, with typical mushroom notes and cranberry fruit. Could easily pass for an aged Bordeaux. Current Price: $45 (May 2012) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1991 Zillikin Riesling Spatlese, M-S-R

This nicely aged German Riesling is pungently aromatic, with pine forest, whiff of gunsmoke, flint, and lightly poached ripe apples. There is a haunting perfume that wafts in and out. Perfectly balanced in the mouth, with a crisp, clean... Read more

1991 Grgich Hills ‘Yountville Selection’ Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley

Huge extract of cedar, tar, coffee, cassis, spicebox and mineral notes that slowly unfold in waves of perfectly balanced orchestral symphonies. MSRP: N/A (December 1997) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1991 Cathedral Cellar Cabernet Sauvignon, South Africa

Good varietal nose showing ripe fruit. Some tannic bite at the finish. Purchase Price: $13 (November 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1991 Creston Merlot, Paso Robles

There is a frame of oak spice around candied black fruits and anise. Purchase Price: $13 (November 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1991 Rosenblum Black Muscat, Late Harvest, California

Sweet and decadent, with exotic fruit aromas and flavors that seduce the imbiber. Purchase Price: $5.99 per 375-ml. bottle (September 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1991 Beringer Cabernet Sauvignon, Knight’s Valley

Deep, opaque color. Upfront cassis fruit and notes of dill in this rich red. Purchase Price: $8.99 (September 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1991 Napa Ridge Merlot, Napa Valley

The perfumed, floral nose leads to ample varietal fruit in the mouth. Easy drinking and ready now. Purchase Price: $5.99 (September 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1991 Hop Kiln Zinfandel, Russian River Valley

A hedonistic fruit bomb, with spiced, briary berries and other ripe, sweet fruit. The sweet fruit lingers on the finish. Purchase Price: $7.99 (September 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more