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Less than $15

Feb. 11, 2016
86 points, $14
This firm red is fresh and focused, offering cranberry and cherry flavors, with fresh herb and licorice notes. The tannins are grippy, the acidity a bit sharp. Drink now through 2019. 10,000 cases made. —Thomas Matthews

$15 to $30

Feb. 11, 2016
KUMEU RIVER Chardonnay Kumeu Kumeu Village 2014
88 points, $21
Robust and refreshing, with concentrated lemon, pear and green apple flavors, showing lemongrass and white floral details and impressive intensity on the finish. Drink now. 10,500 cases made. —MaryAnn Worobiec

More than $30

Feb. 11, 2016
BENJAMIN & DAVID DUCLAUX Condrieu Les Caillets 2014
91 points, $70
Plump and slightly honeyed in feel, with corpulent pear, apple and fig flavors, backed by hints of anise and honeydew melon. Pure and elegant despite the creamy, tropical profile. Drink now. 280 cases made. —James Molesworth
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