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Jan. 07, 2002: TYRRELL'S Chardonnay McLaren Vale-Hunter Valley Old Winery 2000 (88 points, $13)

Bright and juicy, vivid with citrus, nectarine and creamy aromas and flavors, finishing smooth and polished, this Australian Chardonnay appeals to both palate and pocketbook. Drink now through 2005. 40,000 cases made. Best Buy. —Harvey Steiman

Jan. 04, 2002: TYRRELL'S Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc South Eastern Australia The Long Flat Vineyard 2001 (85 points, $8)

Light, dry and fruity white at a try-me price, refreshing for its citrusy apple and herb flavors, which echo gently on the soft finish. Drink now. 50,000 cases made. Best Buy. —Harvey Steiman

Dec. 29, 2001: GALLO OF SONOMA Merlot Sonoma County 1999 (86 points, $11)

Made in ample quantity and priced right, this California Merlot is restrained and compact in style, with mineral, currant and herbal flavors and earthy tannins, finishing with notes of coffee and green bean. Gallo keeps an eye on value. Drink now through —James Laube

Dec. 22, 2001: ERRÁZURIZ Merlot Curicó Valley 2000 (85 points, $10)

Errázuriz, one of Chile's better-known wineries, has released this tasty little Merlot value. A nice all-around red at a reasonable price, this wine is of medium-weight, with sweet smoke, berry and plum flavors, and a bit of grip on the finish. Drink no —James Molesworth

Dec. 18, 2001: PEPPERWOOD GROVE Merlot California 1999 (85 points, $8)

Here's an excellent value for California Merlot fans. Jammy and round, with black cherry, chocolate, spice and subtle black licorice flavors, underscored by modest tannins. Drink now through 2006. 100,000 cases made. Best Buy.

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