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May. 28, 2020

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HARTFORD FAMILY

Zinfandel Russian River Valley Old Vine 2018

$40

This bursts with fresh and floral boysenberry aromas and flavors, gathering black licorice and smoky cracked pepper notes on the way to refined tannins. Drink now through 2030. 2,400 cases made. —Tim Fish


May. 27, 2020

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COL D'ORCIA

Brunello di Montalcino 2015

$55

This combines the best characteristics of Sangiovese, with cherry and strawberry fruit, earth, leather and iron notes and balsamic elements of wild thyme, rosemary and Mediterranean scrub. Shows a bit of heat on the finish, yet remains fresh and long. Best from 2023 through 2042. 16,600 cases made, 3,000 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson


May. 26, 2020

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RIDGE

Zinfandel Dry Creek Valley East Bench 2018

$32

Appealingly old-school and just rustic enough to highlight the vibrant, briary wild berry flavors, laced with dried sage and licorice notes, building tension toward lively tannins. Drink now through 2028. 6,250 cases made. —Tim Fish


May. 25, 2020

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AUGUST KESSELER

Riesling Rheingau Lorch 2016

$36

A beauty that benefited from extra aging, this is expressive and seductive now, with complex aromas of passion fruit, orchard blossom and mineral accenting the elegant profile and silky texture. Harmonious and refined, revealing a lingering aftertaste of citrus and saline mineral. Drink now through 2028. Tasted twice, with consistent notes. 1,529 cases made, 200 cases imported. —Aleks Zecevic


May. 23, 2020

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MOVIA

Brda Exto Gredič 2018

$39

Gold and gauzy in color, with rapierlike acidity creating a dry, focused frame for flavors of raw almond skin, peach pâte de fruit and dried mint, showing exotic hints of garam masala. Mouthwatering finish. Sauvignonasse. Drink now through 2025. 3,100 cases made, 400 cases imported. —Alison Napjus



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