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Dec. 21, 2004: PETER LEHMANN Shiraz Barossa Eight Songs 2000 (92 points, $55)

Dark, dense and powerful, juicy with ripe cherry, blackberry and tar flavors, hinting at exotic spice as the flavors persist on the muscular finish. Drink now through 2015. 3,000 cases made. From Australia. —Bruce Sanderson

Dec. 20, 2004: CHEVAL DES ANDES Vistalba 2002 (92 points, $70)

This is a finely sculpted wine, with a ripe, focused core of red currant, plum and blackberry fruit balanced by vanilla bean, coffee and smoke notes. Long and plush with fine-grained tannins carrying the finish. Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Petit Verdot —James Molesworth

Dec. 18, 2004: MASSOLINO Barolo Vigna Rionda Riserva 1998 (93 points, $85)

Wonderfully silky and refined with Indian spices, cinnamon, cedar and berries. Full-bodied, with ultrafine tannins and a long, long finish. A beauty. Extremely perfumed. Best after 2006. 1,000 cases made. From Piedmont. —James Suckling

Dec. 17, 2004: PRIDE Syrah Sonoma County 2002 (93 points, $52)

Dark side of the moon in color, ultrarich and concentrated, with layers of currant, blackberry, wild berry, boysenberry and pretty, toasty vanilla bean—laced oak, ending with a strong, rich aftertaste and ripe, integrated tannins. Drink now through 2012 —James Laube

Dec. 16, 2004: ENZO BOGLIETTI Barolo Brunate 2000 (93 points, $65)

Rich and round with loads of ripe fruit and chocolate, vanilla character. Full-bodied, with ripe and round tannins and a long unctuous finish. Serious 2000. Best after 2008. 260 cases made. From Piedmont, Italy. —James Suckling

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