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Apr. 01, 2015: GUARDIAN PEAK Cabernet Sauvignon Western Cape Frontier 2013 (87 points, $14)

The dark cherry, blackberry and bramble notes are laced with a warm cocoa edge, leaving a juicy and toasty feel through the slightly gutsy finish. Drink now. 5,240 cases made. —James Molesworth

$15 to $30

Apr. 01, 2015: FREEMARK ABBEY Chardonnay Napa Valley 2013 (89 points, $30)

Delivers a solid core of ripe, juicy Chardonnay, with touches of apple, pear, honeydew melon and lightly spicy toasty oak shadings. Ends clean and a touch pithy. Drink now through 2019. 11,105 cases made. —James Laube

More than $30

Apr. 01, 2015: LOUIS JADOT Moulin-à-Vent Château des Jacques Clos du Grand Carquelin 2012 (90 points, $35)

Hints of mesquite smoke and bacon fat add a savory edge to the notes of crushed red currant and plum sauce, accented by touches of herbes de Provence and mocha. Well-knit, with supple tannins lending some grip to the lightly chewy finish. Drink now through 2020. 50 cases imported. —Alison Napjus

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