Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Wine Enthusiast Rates East Coast Wineries High



New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia strung together a long list of wines that scored 85 points or higher in the April 2008 edition of Wine Enthusiast magazine.

New York
88 Dr. Konstantin Frank 2005 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay Finger Lakes $15
88 Channing Daughters 2006 Tocai Friulano The Hamptons, Long Island $24
87 Lamoreaux Landing 2006 Estate Bottled Chardonnay Finger Lakes $13
87 Lamoreaux Landing 2006 Estate Bottled Reserve Chardonnay Finger Lakes $20 87 Cascata 2006 Fireside Chardonnay Finger Lakes $19
86 Chateau Lafayette Reneau 2006 Proprietor's Reserve Barrel Fermented Chardonnay Finger Lakes $20
86 Fox Run NV Chardonnay Finger Lakes $10
86 Prejean 2006 Chardonnay Finger Lakes $10
85 Rooster Hill 2006 Chardonnay Finger Lakes $14
85 Heron Hill 2006 Unoaked Chardonnay New York $13
85 Cayuga Ridge Estate NV Unoaked Chardonnay Cayuga Lake $14
85 Standing Stone 2005 Pinnacle Bordeaux Blend Finger Lakes $23
85 Ventosa 2005 Chardonnay New York $18
85 Lakewood 2006 Chardonnay Finger Lakes $13
85 Wagner 2005 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay Finger Lakes $11

Pennsylvania
86 Chaddsford 2005 Miller Estate Vineyard Pinot Noir Pennsylvania $35
85 Chaddsford 2005 Barrel Select Pinot Noir Pennsylvania $22

Virginia
88 The Williamsburg Winery 2005 Gabriel Archer Reserve Bordeaux Blend Virginia $32