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May. 18, 2006
CHÂTEAU LA NERTHE Châteauneuf-du-Pape White 2005
91 points, $40
Pure and focused, with star fruit, anise, kiwi and peach flavors followed by a bright, stony finish. Long finish really glides nicely. Drink now through 2007. 2,500 cases made. —James Molesworth
May. 17, 2006
CHÂTEAU DE BEAUCASTEL Châteauneuf-du-Pape White 2003
94 points, $90
Exotically rich, with candied lemon peel, dried pineapple, mango and papaya flavors that glide effortlessly, followed by hints of cardamom, chamomile tea and macadamia nut. Long, creamy finish lets the flavors play out wonderfully. Drink now through 2007. —James Molesworth
May. 16, 2006
CASA LAPOSTOLLE Clos Apalta Colchagua Valley 2003
94 points, $65
Loads of ripe fruit, with plum, blackberry and boysenberry flavors pumping through, backed by suave, mocha-infused toast, mineral and spice notes. Long, fleshy finish has some serious grip. Carmenère and Merlot with Cabernet Sauvignon. Best from 2007 thr —James Molesworth
May. 15, 2006
DELAS Hermitage Les Bessards 2003
97 points, $146
Tremendous depth of fruit right from the start, with layers of freshly crushed blackberry, fig paste and currant confiture, all carried by seamless, fine-grained tannins while truffle and cocoa notes fill out the background. Enthralling finish is stretche —James Molesworth
May. 13, 2006
LUNA Merlot Napa Valley 2002
91 points, $32
Wonderful balance and harmony, with ripe, vivid blackberry, black cherry and currant flavors that are both rich and fleshy yet firm and structured. On the finish, it picks up a touch of cedar and herb before the fruit cascades across the palate. Drink now —James Laube
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