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May. 01, 2003: QUINTA DO NOVAL Vintage Port 2000 (96 points, $80)

Collectors looking for wines with "2000" on the label should snap up some vintage Port, as it's an outstanding vintage. The 2000 Noval offers fascinating aromas of crushed fruit, tar and wet earth. Turns floral. Full-bodied, medium sweet, with chewy, velv —James Suckling

Apr. 28, 2003: WILLIAMS SELYEM Pinot Noir Russian River Valley Allen Vineyard 2000 (92 points, $69)

Intense and sharply focused, a smooth, elegant, graceful style with a silky texture and long, layered display of ripe cherry, blackberry and raspberry tinted fruit. Sufficient fine-grained tannins for cellaring. Drink now through 2008. 252 cases made. Co —James Laube

Apr. 22, 2003: JOSEPH PHELPS Cabernet Sauvignon Oakville Backus 1999 (93 points, $150)

A collector's item from a winery with a track record for great Cabernet Sauvignon production. The '99 Backus is a rich, deeply concentrated and flavorful wine, with layers of currant, mocha, earth, leather and black cherry. Sharply focused and long and ri —James Laube

Apr. 19, 2003: SIDURI Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands 2001 (92 points, $33)

This California Pinot Noir has wonderful complexity and aromatics, with floral, plum and black cherry, blackberry and huckleberry fruit that's elegantly styled, finishing with a long, rich aftertaste. Drink now through 2007. 665 cases made. Highly Recomme —James Laube

Apr. 18, 2003: PLANETA Sicilia Cometa 2001 (92 points, $32)

This outstanding wine from one of southern Italy's top producers is made from the Fiano grape. Fantastic aromas of peaches and mangos, with hints of papaya and minerals. Full-bodied, with lovely fresh acidity and glorious fruit character on the finish. Su —James Suckling

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