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Read the March 4 edition of Wine Spectator Insider (PDF)

California Cabernets from the 2012 vintage keep coming, at up to 96 points here, with 6 new Schrader scores in this report. Old World collectors can find grand cru red Burgundy from Perrot-Minot, but values about in Washington and Argentina: 13 wines at 90+ points and $40 or less. Read more » (PDF)

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» February 25, 2015 (PDF)
We've got the highest-rated 2012 California wine yet, a remarkable Napa Cabernet at 97 points. If you prefer Pinot, Oregon delivers, while Riesling fans can look to Germany. Southern Rhônes and Portuguese reds round this out. Plus, 10 wines at 90+ points and $40 or less.

» February 18, 2015 (PDF)
California, France and South Africa deliver wines for the ages here, up to 98 points. Cabernet, Chardonnay and Zinfandel from Lewis, Bedrock and Hanzell look very nice, but don't miss the vaunted Chapoutier Ermitage white trio—plus the highest-rated South African wine ever.

» February 11, 2015 (PDF)
A big week for big reds, up to 97 points: Look for rock-solid California Cabernets and Zinfandels from Hundred Acre, Saxum and Bedrock; bold Barolos from Cavallotto, Giuseppe Mascarello and Giacomo Conterno; and heady Northern Rhônes from Chapoutier and Ferraton.

» February 4, 2015 (PDF)
California, France and Italy all impress here, with wines up to 97 points. Pinot fans can opt for Golden State favorites from A.P. Vin, Calera, Siduri and Donum or Burgundy grands crus in the Gevrey-Chambertin area. Marquee Rhône reds are led by a Chapoutier Ermitage trio.

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