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Read the June 22 edition of Wine Spectator Insider (PDF)
At up to 96 points, here's another group of new releases, with sumptuous reds and whites from France, Italy, California, Washington and South Africa. Piedmont icon Produttori del Barbaresco elbows up to marquee Rhône Valley and Burgundy producers St.-Cosme and Philippe Colin. California Pinot Noir luminaries Arista and Kosta Browne meet Washington stars Horsepower and Two Vintners.

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June 15, 2016 (PDF)
At up to 97 points, here's another great set of new releases, with reds and whites from Argentina, California, Washington and France's Alsace and Rhône regions. Rotem & Mounir Saouma bring the goods from Châteauneuf-du-Pape, while Château de St.-Cosme represents Gigondas. Cirq, Kosta Browne and Roar excel with California Pinot, and Horsepower and Quilceda Creek show Washington's power.
June 8, 2016 (PDF)
At up to 97 points, here's another great set of new releases, with reds, whites and dessert styles from California, France, New Zealand, Portugal and South Africa. Pinot Noirs from Golden State stalwarts Calera and Kosta Browne go against versions from New Zealand pros Felton Road. Luxurious dessert bottlings from the Loire Valley's Domaine Huët stand next to Klein Constantia's impressive sweetie from the Cape.
June 1, 2016 (PDF)
At up to 95 points, here's another set of exciting new releases, with red, white and sparkling wines from California, Oregon, France's Champagne and Burgundy, Italy and Spain. Fans of West Coast Pinot Noir will rejoice at rich picks from Sonoma's Boars' View and Oregon's Bethel Heights, while bubbly from Champagne's Salon and Chardonnay from Burgundy's Philippe Colin offer delectable summer sipping.
May 25, 2016 (PDF)
At up to 96 points, here's a selection of spectacular new releases, with must-try wines from California, France's Champagne and Rhône Valley, Austria and Spain. Sparklers from Krug and Armand de Brignac showcase Champagne's elegance, while whites from Johann Donabaum and E. Guigal refresh. Reds from Carlisle and Rochioli round this out. Twelve wines here are rated 90-plus points and cost $40 or less.


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