Posts Tagged 1992

1992 Lytton Springs Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

Very different from the 1991. This wine still shows young, primarily red berry fruits with a jammy edge. Current Price: $45 (May 2012) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1992 Bollig-Lehnert Riesling, Auslese, Germany

Still kickin’, with baked apple and dried pine needle aromas and flavors. Try it with Thai food. MSRP: $19.99 (June 2005) Wine Lines rating: 90 Group:... Read more

1992 Etude Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa

Still young and powerful, deep in color, with aromas and flavors of currant, menthol and vanilla, and mocha tannins on the finish. MSRP: $40 (April 2003) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1992 Grgich Hills ‘Carneros Selection’ Chardonnay, Napa Valley

Beautifully knit wine featuring ripe, opulent fruit, a perfumed nose, and massive structure on the palate. Still young and vibrant, belying its five years of age. A benchmark for Napa Valley. MSRP: $40 (December 1997) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1992 Creston Chevrier Blanc, Paso Robles

Aromas and flavors of pear and citrus. Some minerality in the mouth. Good mouthfeel. Purchase Price: $9 (November 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1992 Backsberg Merlot, South Africa

The perfumed nose has eucalyptus and mint, leading to dill-tinged black berry fruits. Purchase Price: $10 (November 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1992 Weltvrede ‘Privé du Bois,’ South Africa

Moderate fruit, with minerals, chalkiness and grass. Purchase Price: $8.50 (November 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1992 Eberle Barbera, Paso Robles

Lots of tart cherry fruit, with sandalwood and leather. The longer it sits in the glass, the more exotic and enticing the nose becomes. Purchase Price: $24.99 (October 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1992 Quivira Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley

This is everything a Zinfandel should be — deeply hued, oodles of jammy raspberry fruit, with a finish that goes on and on. Purchase Price: $10.99 (October 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1992 Cambria Chardonnay, Santa Maria

Classic Central Coast Chard, full of tropical fruits. Full-bodied and balanced. Purchase Price: $8.99 (October 1994) Wine Lines rating:... Read more