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Big reds power up this Insider, with stunners up to 96 points. California Zins and blends from favorites like Bedrock, Turley, Ridge and Inglenook fly the New World flag, while in Portugal, dry reds from the remarkable 2011 vintage bring amazing value, including a 91-pointer at just $9. Read more » (PDF)

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» April 9, 2014 (PDF)
World-class Pinots and Chardonnays vie for dominance in this Insider, with both New and Old World styles in play. Burgundy leads with elite cru examples from around Puligny-Montrachet, Meursault and Pommard. Plus, diverse Italian winners from Soave to Gaja's Ca' Marcanda Promis.

» April 2, 2014 (PDF)
California Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, bubbly and more fire up this week's Insider, which features 40 picks up to 95 points. Look for Aubert, Tor, Beringer, Lewis, Loring, Chandon, Siduri, The Prisoner and more; plus, collectible cru Burgundy from Louis Jadot, Bouchard and Roche de Bellene.

» March 26, 2014 (PDF)
The reds of California's exciting 2012 vintage are rolling out, with hot Pinots, Zins and more in this Insider. Bedrock, Loring and A.P. Vin contribute 14 releases combined, including a 95-pointer at $42. Plus, grand cru Burgundy: Musigny, Richebourg, Echézeaux and others.

» March 19, 2014 (PDF)
Cabernet, Chardonnay and Shiraz triumph in this Insider, with California, France and Australia in the mix. The latest Two Hands, including the Bella's and Lily's Garden bottlings, shine here, but also look for Clos Pegase, Ramey, Loring, J, Louis Jadot and Roche de Bellene.

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