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Mar. 04, 2006
CHÂTEAU CLERC MILON Pauillac 2003
93 points, $70
Loads of licorice and currants follow through to a full-bodied palate, with lots of refined tannins and a long, long finish. This is very structured and layered. Beauty. Better than the 2000. Best after 2010. 8,330 cases made. —James Suckling
Mar. 03, 2006
ST.-URBANS-HOF Riesling Spätlese Mosel-Saar-Ruwer Piesporter Goldtröpfchen 2004
93 points, $35
A touch funky in aroma, then a kaleidoscope of ripe fruit engages the palate. Apricot, peach, apple, black currant, violet and herbal flavors all manifest themselves in the mix. There's an underlying mineral tone and the vibrant structure keeps it all foc —Bruce Sanderson
Mar. 02, 2006
CHÂTEAU SMITH-HAUT-LAFITTE Pessac-Léognan 2003
93 points, $55
Loads of blackberry and licorice with hints of meat and smoked oak. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and lots of very ripe and exotic fruit. Very exotic and wild. Rich finish. Best after 2009. 8,330 cases made. —James Suckling
Mar. 01, 2006
CHÂTEAU SUDUIRAUT Sauternes 2003
93 points, $55
Intense aromas of pecan pie, dried apricot, apples and syrup. Full-bodied, medium-sweet, with a dense mouthfeel of very ripe fruit and a long, powerful and spicy aftertaste. Very, very impressive. Not quite the 2001, but who's arguing? Best after 2010. 6, —James Suckling
Feb. 28, 2006
VILLAE LANATA Barolo Cascina Lo Zoccolaio 2000
90 points, $50
Loads of plum, coffee and light tart on the nose. Full-bodied, with soft and round tannins and a long flavorful finish. Very nicely balanced. This is consistently outstanding. Best after 2007. 650 cases made. —Harvey Steiman
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