Posts Tagged ‘98’

(Non-Vintage) Rancho de Philo Triple Cream Sherry, Cucamonga

The 2006 bottling (now noted on the bottle) shows trademark honey, white raisins, walnuts, salt, smoke and a hint of burnt orange peel. A compelling dessert-style Sherry. MSRP: $35.99 (November 2006) Wine Lines rating: 98 Group:… Read more


2001 Marquis-Philips Shiraz, Integrity, Australia

We fully expected this to be the biggest, thickest Shiraz ever. Were we wrong! Instead of head-banging power, this wine is one of complexity and elegance. It starts with brassy high notes of mint jelly, picking up percussion notes of root beer and… Read more