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Feb. 07, 2000: VON HÖVEL Riesling QbA Mosel-Saar-Ruwer Balduin von Hövel 1998 (89 points, $12)

Serious ripeness here for just a QbA-level Riesling, exuding pineapple, honey and apricot aromas and flavors. Everything is balanced, and there's just enough acidity to keep it fresh. Drink now through 2003. 1,500 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson

Feb. 05, 2000: DRY CREEK Fumé Blanc Sonoma County 1998 (87 points, $12)

This California Sauvignon Blanc is a tasty choice for so few dollars, with lime, melon, hay and jalapeño notes that are crisp, clean and refreshing. Drink now through 2003. 31,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman

Feb. 03, 2000: J. & F. LURTON Minervois Château La Plaine St.-Pierre 1997 (85 points, $10)

From Bordeaux-based negociant J. & F. Lurton comes this offering from France's Languedoc region. Focused and plummy, with plenty of minerally notes and dried herb flavors on the finish. A clean, vibrant red. Drink now. 2,500 cases made. —Kim Marcus

Feb. 02, 2000: SEIFRIED Sauvignon Blanc Nelson (85 points, $13)

A New Zealand Sauvignon that—s well-priced and available in ample quantity. Light and bright, with fresh apple and sweet pea flavors on a modest scale. Drink now. 10,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman

Jan. 24, 2000: CAVES ALIANÇA Trás-Os-Montes Terra Boa 1998 (84 points, $6)

From a little-known appellation in the mountains of northeast Portugal comes this excellent red wine value. Juicy and jammy-tasting, with fresh berry and pepper flavors that linger on the finish along with warm brickish notes. Drink now. 35,000 cases made —Kim Marcus

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