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Nov. 08, 2003
MOCCAGATTA Barbaresco Basarin 2000
96 points, $60
Incredibly rich, with masses of ripe fruit on the nose, from plum to blackberry, showing smoky oak undertones. Full-bodied, with layers of silky, ripe tannins and a long, fruity, almost jammy finish. A real triumph. Moccagatta is a leader in Barbaresco ri —James Suckling
Nov. 04, 2003
BRUNO ROCCA Barbaresco Rabajà 2000
97 points, $85
Piedmont's 2000 vintage is excellent, as this Barbaresco attests. Fabulous aromas of rich, ripe plum with mineral, tobacco and cedar undertones. Full-bodied, with lovely ripe tannins and a unctuous combination of ripe fruit and light toasty oak. Goes on a —James Suckling
Oct. 31, 2003
MARCHESI DE' FRESCOBALDI Chianti Rufina Montesodi 2001
93 points, $40
A beauty. Dark, with beautiful aromas of blackberry, mineral and spice. Full-bodied, with a solid core of fruit and tannins and a long, long finish. Serious wine. The greatest Montesodi I have ever tasted. Pure Sangiovese. Best after 2006. 5,800 cases mad —James Suckling
Oct. 30, 2003
STAGLIN Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford 2002
94 points, $100
A brilliant showcase of ripe, pure Rutherford Cabernet flavors, brimming with currant, blackberry, black cherry and plum. Shows pretty floral and cedary, mocha-scented notes, with a long, rich, focused aftertaste that picks up hints of herb and sage. Best —James Laube
Oct. 27, 2003
NIEBAUM-COPPOLA Rubicon Rutherford 2000
93 points, $100
Beautifully crafted, rich, vibrant and deftly balanced. Wonderful currant, blackberry, anise, sage, mineral and fresh earth offer layers of complexity and concentration. Finishes with just the right amount of tannin to give it a solid backbone. Best from —James Laube
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