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Less than $15

Sep. 19, 2017
TORTOISE CREEK Chardonnay Lodi Jam's Blend 2015
87 points, $12
Snap pea notes accent the fresh-tasting flavors of apple pastry and dried pear. Plush and spicy on the buttery finish. Drink now. 6,000 cases made. —Kim Marcus

$15 to $30

Sep. 19, 2017
LA SPINETTA Barbera d'Asti Ca' di Pian 2012
89 points, $23
A funky style, offering violet, black currant and blueberry flavors that start out with a slightly sweaty aroma. Stays vibrant and long. Decant. Drink now. 6,666 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson

More than $30

Sep. 19, 2017
WILLAMETTE VALLEY VINEYARDS Pinot Noir Willamette Valley Estate 2015
91 points, $32
Savory cherry aromas open to deep, well-knit dark plum, smoky herb and spice flavors that linger toward refined tannins. Drink now through 2022. 16,000 cases made. —Tim Fish
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