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Read the May 23 edition of Wine Spectator Insider (PDF)
Elegant, refined reds delight in this set of new releases, with wines from California, Italy and Oregon, up to 96 points. Pinot Noir lovers will be spoiled by these top-notch offerings from California and Oregon. Plus, Barbaresco's unique terroir is revealed in these single-vineyard bottlings. One 93-point Pinot costs just $28, and 35 of these wines are under $100.

Recent Editions

May 16, 2018 (PDF)
Heavy-hitting collectibles shine bright in this set of new releases, with wines from California, France and Italy, up to 97 points. California shows off its sparklers and brooding reds from Syrah and Zinfandel, while world-class white Burgundy producers aim high and hit the spot. The newest vintages of the finest Tuscan bottlings are here; one Italian 93 pointer costs just $20.
May 9, 2018 (PDF)
An avalanche of Pinot Noir excellence leads the charge in this set of new releases, with wines from California, France and Washington, up to 96 points. California Pinot gems face off against their Burgundian counterparts, including both grand cru sites and under-the-radar value regions. In Washington, bold reds from Cabernet, Syrah and more add star power; one 92 pointer here costs just $32.
May 2, 2018 (PDF)
It's a blockbuster cast of top-notch bottlings in this set of new releases, with wines from Australia, California and Portugal, up to 96 points. High-scoring Chardonnays from California are not to be missed, some of Australia's top Shiraz and Grenache cuvées are here, and for the sweet tooths, head to the tawny Port section for some 20- and 40-year-old stunners.
April 25, 2018 (PDF)
Structured reds built to age make their debut in this set of new releases, with wines from California, Germany and Italy, up to 96 points. Read on for a star-studded selection of California Cabernets from Napa, 2013 and 2012 riserva Brunellos that'll fit well in your cellar, and gorgeous German whites that show the country's diversity.


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