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Oct. 11, 2007
R. LÓPEZ DE HEREDIA Viña Tondonia Rioja White Viña Tondonia Reserva 1989
90 points, $38
The light-gold color is still bright and the flavors still vivid in this traditional white, which is firm and lean, with layered flavors of hazelnut, orange peel, beeswax and dried apple. A meditation wine, this is distinctive and impressive, but thinning —Thomas Matthews
Oct. 10, 2007
DOMAINE ST.-PRÉFERT Châteauneuf-du-Pape White 2006
93 points, $45
Lush and creamy, with a gorgeous mouthfeel to the layers of mango, dried pineapple, white peach and honeysuckle flavors, all backed by a pleasant hint of bitter almond, which stretches out the finish. Drink now through 2008. 250 cases made. —James Molesworth
Oct. 09, 2007
PETER NICOLAY Riesling Auslese Mosel-Saar-Ruwer Ürziger Würzgarten 2005
93 points, $40
This is a svelte auslese, yet it's full of apricot, slate and vanilla cream flavors. The bright acidity acts as a counterpoint, keeping this focused and long on the finish. Very creamy and harmonious. Drink now through 2030. 500 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson
Oct. 08, 2007
CLARENDON HILLS Merlot Clarendon Brookman 2005
94 points, $60
Plush, intense and vivid in flavor, this is aromatic with herbal cherry and currant character, leading into ripe fruit that's balanced with creamy, spicy, chocolate-tinged oak notes. A wine of great presence and length. Powerful, but not even close to bei —Harvey Steiman
Oct. 06, 2007
FLOWERS Chardonnay Sonoma Coast 2005
91 points, $42
Tight, with fresh earth, mineral, green apple and lemony citrus notes that are compact and concentrated, ending with a long, clean, fruity aftertaste. Drink now through 2011. 3,500 cases made. —James Laube
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