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Feb. 21, 2004: CONCHA Y TORO Carmenère Cachapoal Valley Terrunyo 2001 (91 points, $29)

Lovely purity here, with vivid raspberry and boysenberry fruit that is voluptuous yet elegant. Creamy texture picks up some muscle as it moves along, and sweet toast, tobacco and dark chocolate notes chime in as well. Long finish. Shows how lovely this gr —James Molesworth

Feb. 14, 2004: JUSTIN Syrah Paso Robles 2001 (90 points, $23)

Ripe and balanced, with inviting depth and supple texture to black cherry, game, mineral and toasty oak tones. Spice, roasted herb and round tannins shape a concentrated finish. Drink now through 2008. 3,900 cases made. Smart Buys. From California. —James Laube

Feb. 11, 2004: LUIS FELIPE EDWARDS Cabernet Sauvignon Colchagua Doña Bernarda Colección Privada 2000 (90 points, $21)

From Chile comes this dark and chewy red, with thickly layered prune, chocolate, currant and bacony toast aromas and flavors. Slightly firm finish, with lots of black fruit that emerges more with air. Impressive. Drink now through 2006. 4,000 cases made. —James Molesworth

Feb. 07, 2004: STAGS' LEAP WINERY Viognier Napa Valley 2002 (90 points, $25)

A complex and concentrated style, with creamy oak draped over a core of spice, asian pear, nectarine, peach and tangerine, gaining momentum and depth on a long, luxurious finish. Drink now through 2006. 2,000 cases made. Smart Buys. —James Laube

Feb. 06, 2004: CONCHA Y TORO Sauvignon Blanc Casablanca Valley Terrunyo 2003 (90 points, $20)

This surprisingly rich Sauvignon offers lovely straw, gooseberry, honeysuckle, lemon verbena and even chamomile flower notes, with a fine, chalky underpinning. Long, delicious finish. A new benchmark for Chilean Sauvignon Blanc. Drink now through 2005. 2, —James Molesworth

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