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Oct. 28, 2002: WHITEHALL LANE Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley Reserve 1999 (94 points, $65)

Under the leadership of owner Tom Leonardini, this winery has come on strong in recent years. The '99 Reserve is a real mouthful of Cabernet, ripe, rich and plush, with mouthcoating currant and blackberry fruit that's deep and concentrated, echoing spicy —James Laube

Oct. 25, 2002: CAPEZZANA Toscana Ghiaie della Furba 2000 (94 points, $45)

Made from a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah, the '00 Ghiaie della Furba is at the limit of ripeness, but fantastic nonetheless. Very ripe and rich, with an almost raisin and cured beef character. Full-bodied, with big, velvety tannins and a —James Suckling

Oct. 19, 2002: HEITZ Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley Trailside Vineyard 1997 (92 points, $70)

Here's a late-release from the superb '97 vintage that is worth the wait. A wonderful sense of harmony and proportion, with rich, supple black cherry, plum and wild berry fruit, with touches of chocolate and mocha, finishing with a long, powerful, multila —James Laube

Oct. 16, 2002: KRUG Brut Champagne Grande Cuvée NV NV (96 points, $140)

Krug is setting a torrid pace for Champagne these days, as evidenced by this classic-scoring non-vintage wine. One whiff and you know this is serious stuff. The aromas of baking brioche, coconut, candied citrus and leather pick up roasted coffee and grill —Bruce Sanderson

Oct. 14, 2002: LARKMEAD Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 1999 (93 points, $45)

A stylish wine that's ripe, rich and supple, beautifully focused on concentrated black cherry, black currant and roasted herb flavors. The fruit flavors keep coming, along with nicely integrated toasty oak and round tannins. From an old vineyard north of —James Laube

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