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Jul. 26, 2005
FRANÇOIS RAVENEAU Chablis Butteaux 2002
94 points, $99
Succulent, with a hint of oak masking a mineral element now, yet intense and focused, with honey, apple, lemon and spice flavors. Builds on the palate and improves with air. Fine length. Needs time. Best from 2007 through 2015. —Bruce Sanderson
Jul. 25, 2005
AMON-RA Shiraz Barossa Valley 2003
93 points, $68
Firm, but remarkably generous and pure, with richly articulated cherry, raspberry jam and licorice flavors that linger impressively on the meaty finish. Needs time to sort itself out. Best after 2008. 400 cases made. —Harvey Steiman
Jul. 23, 2005
96 points, $142
A ravishing red wine. Dominates the palate, with muscular tannins and mouthfilling flavors of plum, blackberry, coffee and dark chocolate. It has it all: superripe fruit, lavish oak, heady alcohol and a finish that just won't quit. Quite a departure from —Thomas Matthews
Jul. 22, 2005
DUTSCHKE Shiraz Barossa Valley St. Jakobi 2002
94 points, $40
Ripe, concentrated and beautifully shaped. A rich panoply of cherry, berry, plum, mineral and licorice that sails on and on. Balanced with just enough juicy acidity to keep it honest. Smoothly integrated oak and refined tannins. Best from 2007 through 202 —Harvey Steiman
Jul. 21, 2005
FISHER Chardonnay Sonoma County Mountain Estate Vineyard 2003
94 points, $45
Beautifully crafted, rich, opulent and deep, with layers of ripe pear, fig, apricot and melon. This tightly focused young wine benefits from light oak nuances, which give it a dash of hazelnut and spice. Long and complex finish, with tons of flavor. Drink —James Laube
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