Daily Wine Picks

$15 to $30

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Mar. 30, 2020

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G.D. VAJRA

Barbera d'Alba 2017

$22

This is round, exuding black cherry, blackberry and iron flavors that are deftly integrated with the polished texture. The flavors build to a lengthy conclusion. Drink now through 2024. 2,500 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson


Mar. 28, 2020

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BODEGAS MURIEL

Rioja Fincas de la Villa Reserva 2015

$20

This generous red is rich and round, with ripe tannins and orange peel acidity. Cherry, dried currant, licorice, vanilla and spice flavors are ample yet focused. A balance of traditional and modern styles. Drink now through 2030. 10,000 cases made, 600 cases imported. —Thomas Matthews


Mar. 27, 2020

90
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CASTELLI DEL GREVEPESA

Chianti Classico Castelgreve 2016

$25

A firm, linear style, this offers cherry, strawberry, iron, earth and tobacco flavors. Dusty tannins line the finish for now, yet this is balanced overall. Fine length. Best from 2022 through 2035. 10,000 cases made, 5,000 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson


Mar. 26, 2020

92
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CHÂTEAU FOMBRAUGE

St.-Emilion 2017

$29

Rich in feel, with warm plum, cassis and raspberry compote flavors layered with singed vanilla and black licorice notes. A gloss of mocha coats the finish. A bit obvious in style but will certainly have fans. Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon. Best from 2021 through 2030. 14,000 cases made. —James Molesworth


Mar. 25, 2020

90
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TABLAS CREEK

Patelin de Tablas Blanc Paso Robles 2018

$25

A generous mix of juicy peach, yellow apple and ripe melon flavors, with details of Dragon Well tea, dried pineapple and lemon sherbet on the finish, showing tremendous harmony. Grenache Blanc, Viognier, Roussanne, Marsanne and Clairette Blanche. Drink now. 2,300 cases made. —MaryAnn Worobiec



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