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Issue: December 15, 2004

Masi, a leading producer in Italy's Veneto region, has stepped up security at its storage depot following the theft of $300,000 worth of wine in September. A gang of thieves made off with 1,000 cases total of two of Masi's top Amarone della Valpolicella Classico bottlings—Serègo Alighieri Vaio Armaron 1999 (92 points, $55) and Costasera 2000 (87, $45).

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