daily wine picks

Less than $15

Jan. 31, 2015: SALADINI PILASTRI Rosso Piceno 2013 (86 points, $13)

A fresh, medium-bodied red, featuring pureed mulberry and red currant fruit, light tannins and accents of mocha, game and wild herb. Drink now through 2018. 10,000 cases made. —Alison Napjus

$15 to $30

Jan. 31, 2015: CANTINA CLAVESANA Dogliani Superiore Il Clou 2011 (89 points, $17)

This is sweet and packed with cherry, boysenberry, leather and spice aromas and flavors. Rich yet juicy, buoyed by dense, dusty tannins. Leans slightly toward the alcohol in the mix, with a long, fruit-filled finish. Drink now through 2018. 14,000 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson

More than $30

Jan. 31, 2015: VIGNOBLE DE CHÂTEAU-GRILLET Château-Grillet 2012 (93 points, $165)

Offers a creamy, rounded feel, with anise, verbena and green melon flavors gliding along, lined with a bright mineral note. The finish picks up hints of green almond and honeysuckle for added range and length, while the minerality continues to echo. Drink now through 2019. 300 cases made. —James Molesworth

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