At the risk of running afoul of the copyright police, permit me to quote a bit. "...perhaps the best Sangiovese in California - dark and intense with rich fruit, miles from the usual thin versions. Shows what the grape can do on a rocky hillside, given the proper care."
Since we've always loved everything Hugh Johnson publishes, it's a singular honor to be included in his latest. He's been enlightening readers about wine and gardens since 1960, so there's plenty more to discover - a real joy.