Posts Tagged 1994

1994 Jarvis Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa

Throwing some sediment; needs decanting. This was a pleasant surprise, as this wine is starting to come together and pick up some bottle bouquet, along with integrated black fruits, anise, cedar, coffee and tobacco. Entering its prime, and will... Read more

1994 Emile Beyer Gewurztraminer, Vendange Tardive, Pfersigberg, Germany

1994 Emile Beyer Gewurztraminer, Vendange Tardive, Pfersigberg, Germany Rich and uctuous, nicely married together at this point, with honeyed orange zest and notes of rosewater. Ripe and full in the mouth. MSRP: N/A (May 2003) Wine Lines... Read more

1994 Quail Ridge Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve, Napa

Starting to come together now. Smooth, almost shellacked, black currant and cherry fruits. Sweet and mellow in the mouth. The tannins are starting to resolve. MSRP: N/A (June 2002) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1994 Field Stone Cabernet Sauvignon, Alexander Valley

This is a wine that has been on the market for several months, yet for some inexplicable reason can still be found on many wine shop shelves. The nose conjures up images of caramel, cream and chocolate-covered cherries, while the flavors lean toward... Read more

1994 Robert Sinskey Cabernet Franc, Napa Valley

A perfumed nose of black cherry and dill with eucalyptus and mint notes. The tannins are nicely integrated. A medium-bodied wine that shows much bolder. MSRP: N/A (December 1997) Wine Lines rating:... Read more

1994 Grgich Hills Fume Blanc, Napa Valley

A cling peach nose announces the fruit flavors that roll around the mouth. Crisp when released a year ago, this wine has settled into graceful maturity. Would work equally well with shellfish in a lime sauce or as an aperitif. MSRP: $15 (December... Read more

1994 Rutherford Grove Chardonnay

Meaty and leesy with full apple and peach flavors, hints of vanillin oak and a clean finish. MSRP: N/A (December 1997) Wine Lines rating:... Read more