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Dec. 02, 2014: PUNSET Barbaresco 2009 (92 points, $42)

This leads off with plenty of tar and licorice notes, followed by ample cherry and berry flavors. Full and sweet overall, with moderate tannins on the finish. Best from 2016 through 2025. 833 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson

Dec. 01, 2014: BODEGAS Y VIÑEDOS VALDERIZ Ribera del Duero 2009 (93 points, $40)

This polished red shows plum, graphite, licorice and tobacco flavors that mingle over well-integrated tannins. Elegant, harmonious and long. Drink now through 2019. 4,000 cases made. —Thomas Matthews

Nov. 29, 2014: PHILIPPONNAT Brut Champagne Grand Blanc 2006 (92 points, $72)

Firm and lightly smoky, with a lively bead and finely meshed flavors of yellow plum, star fruit, biscuit and golden raisin. Balanced, with a chalky finish that's more subtle today, but this elegant version should evolve and expand in the glass or cellar. Disgorged April 2014. Drink now through 2024. 1,600 cases made. —Alison Napjus

Nov. 28, 2014: BOLLINGER Brut Rosé Champagne NV (92 points, $100)

Lacy in texture, with bright, well-knit acidity and a streak of chalky minerality underscoring the subtle flavors of strawberry, white peach, fresh ginger and crystallized honey. A hint of salted almond lingers on the finish. Drink now through 2020. 1,000 cases imported. —Alison Napjus

Nov. 27, 2014: PAOLO CONTERNO Barolo Ginestra 2008 (93 points, $80)

Elegant and detailed, with floral, cherry, strawberry and spice flavors backed by vibrant acidity. Firm yet harmonious, with a lingering aftertaste of tobacco, berry and mineral. Best from 2016 through 2028. 1,500 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson

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