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Get a jump on highly rated wines before they sell out. Our editors bring you their most exciting finds from their latest tastings, with scores and tasting notes in this weekly member-only newsletter.

Read the May 24 edition of Wine Spectator Insider (PDF)
At up to 98 points, here's a set of new releases, with exceptional wines from California, Oregon and France. Napa Cabernets show the depth of the 2014 vintage, while elegant Oregon Pinot Noirs deliver harmonious flavors. Steely whites from Burgundy offer mouthwatering focus. Ageworthy giants from the Rhône's Côte-Rôtie stand tall here.

Recent Editions

May 17, 2017 (PDF)
At up to 96 points, here's a set of new releases, with wines from California, New Zealand, France and Spain. Compare enticing Golden State Pinot Noirs with thrilling versions from New Zealand. Stalwarts from the Rhône Valley offer ageworthy reds. Spanish standouts from a host of top producers round out this selection.
May 10, 2017 (PDF)
At up to 97 points, here's a set of new releases, with enticing wines from California, Washington, Italy and Germany. Golden State Chardonnays impress with fresh flavors, while Washington red blends show focus and intensity. Luscious Mosel Rieslings offer irresistible fruit, but Super Tuscan winners round out this remarkable pack.
May 3, 2017 (PDF)
At up to 95 points here's a set of new releases, with wines from Australia, New Zealand, California and France. Bold reds from Down Under deliver exceptional quality, while Pinot Noirs from New Zealand show the potential of this up-and-coming country. California Zinfandels and a mix of French varieties round out this diverse selection.
April 26, 2017 (PDF)
At up to 95 points, here's a set of new releases, with top bottlings from California, Washington, France and Italy. Golden State Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs deliver the goods, while Washington Cabernets stand tall. White Burgundies offer delectable flavors and Tuscan treasures entice with ageworthy potential.


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