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Jun. 19, 2002: HUGEL Alsace Gentil 2000 (85 points, $10)

The rich texture and apple and loam flavors get support from tangy acidity in this tasty blend of Gewürztraminer, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Muscat and Sylvaner. It picks up a spicy note on the finish. Drink now. Best Buy.

For a complete look at the pa —Bruce Sanderson

Jun. 18, 2002: CONCHA Y TORO Merlot Peumo Marques de Casa Concha 1999 (90 points, $14)

The '99 vintage was a fine one in Chile, where normally good to very good wines excelled. The '99 Casa Concha Merlot displays the ripeness of the vintage, and despite the blast of toast, there's solid plum and blackberry fruit here. Shows a hint of the gr —James Molesworth

Jun. 11, 2002: PIERRE SPARR Alsace One 2001 (87 points, $10)

Floral, citrus and peach notes grace this gentle, balanced white, whose subtlety belies an underlying persistence, ending in a long, languid finish. Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Muscat, Gewürztraminer and Pinot Gris. A great deal from the famous French region. —Bruce Sanderson

Jun. 10, 2002: FETZER Sauvignon Blanc California Echo Ridge 2001 (85 points, $8)

It should be easy to find some of this Sauvignon Blanc. It's bright and bracing, with lemon, earth and grass tones that will come alive with food. A very good white from a reliable producer. Drink now. 90,000 cases made. Best Buy.

Jun. 05, 2002: PEPPERWOOD GROVE Viognier California 2000 (85 points, $9)

Need a change of pace? Try this well-priced Viognier. It's fragrant and fat, with lush melon, apricot, mineral and cream flavors, picking up lemony vanilla tones in the finish. Really excellent value. Drink now. 15,000 cases made.

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