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Less than $15

Oct. 19, 2018
RAMOS-PINTO Douro White Duas Quintas 2017
88 points, $13
This pretty, medium-bodied white is spicy, with notes of creamy peach and melon that are lightly honeyed. Accents of mineral and floral add freshness to the crisp, lingering finish. Drink now through 2019. 10,650 cases made. —Gillian Sciaretta

$15 to $30

Oct. 19, 2018
WACHTER-WIESLER Blaufränkisch Eisenberg Béla-Jóska 2015
90 points, $20
Concentrated, with dark cherry and plum flavors. The tannins are firm but nicely integrated, giving this balance and structure in addition to the vibrant acidity. The finish is refined and long-lasting, featuring hints of iron. Drink now through 2020. 2,500 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson

More than $30

Oct. 19, 2018
CHÂTEAU FORTIA Châteauneuf-du-Pape White 2017
92 points, $45
Very bright, with a delightful core of white peach, green almond, mirabelle plum and chamomile notes all racing along together, with verbena and honeysuckle details rippling through the finish. Roussanne, Clairette and Grenache Blanc. Drink now through 2022. 1,000 cases made. —James Molesworth
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