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Less than $15

Feb. 21, 2017
MELINI Chianti Borghi d'Elsa 2015
85 points, $9
A cherry-laced red, open and fruity, with a pleasant astringency on the moderately long finish. Drink now. 23,300 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson

$15 to $30

Feb. 21, 2017
BUEHLER Chardonnay Russian River Valley 2014
88 points, $18
Pure and well-focused on complex pear, apple, honeydew and light spicy oak notes. An easy-to-enjoy style. Drink now. 20,000 cases made. —James Laube

More than $30

Feb. 21, 2017
DOMAINE LA HAUTE MARONE Gigondas Le Cru des Dentelles de Montmirail 2013
91 points, $32
This is showing some mature hints, with alder and smoldering tobacco details emerging from the core of gently steeped red and black currant fruit. A brambly structure and a tarry echo check in on the finish, giving this an old-school feel. Drink now through 2019. 2,200 cases made. —James Molesworth
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