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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 17 edition of Wine Spectator Insider (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.

Recent Editions

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.
April 19, 2017 (PDF)
At up to 95 points, here's a set of new releases, with sumptuous bottlings from California, Washington, France and Spain. Succulent Golden State Chardonnays offer a delightful entrée to warm-weather sipping. Red Burgundies entice with world-class elegance. Bold reds from Spain and Washington round out this globetrotting selection.


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