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Less than $15

Mar. 04, 2015: VIÑA MAIPO Cabernet Sauvignon Chile Vitral Reserva 2013 (87 points, $14)

Offers a peppery aroma, showing flavors of dried berry, green herb and green bean. The savory minerality on the finish is fresh and satisfying. Drink now. 33,500 cases made. —Kim Marcus

$15 to $30

Mar. 04, 2015: CALDARO KELLEREI KALTERN Chardonnay Alto Adige Wadleith 2013 (88 points, $25)

This well-knit white is backed by vibrant acidity and offers a pleasing range of pear, stone, crunchy white peach, ground anise and lemon preserves. A hint of salted almond lingers on the crisp finish. Drink now through 2018. 3,000 cases made. —Alison Napjus

More than $30

Mar. 04, 2015: VIU MANENT Viu 1 Colchagua Valley 2010 (92 points, $75)

A suave, spicy style, with a lingering core of dark plum, cherry and blackberry flavors, accented by chocolate mousse and minty notes. Lusciously spiced and creamy on the finish, with firm tannins. Malbec. Drink now through 2020. 900 cases made. —Kim Marcus

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