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Jul. 14, 2001

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PAUL HOBBS

Chardonnay Sonoma Mountain Richard Dinner Vineyard

$47

A delicious mouthful of Chardonnay-ripe, lush, rich and full-bodied-with layers of fig, nectarine, pear, hazelnut and just a light touch of toasty oak. Finishes in a long, luxuriant aftertaste. Drink now through 2005. 1,535 cases made. —James Laube


Jul. 11, 2001

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DOMINUS ESTATE

Napa Valley

$100

Dominus has turned in a solid performance in the tricky —98 vintage. This is an earthy, elegant and refined Cabernet blend, delivering layers of currant, tar, black cherry, cedar, coffee and anise, all sharply focused and framed by just the right amount —James Laube


Jul. 10, 2001

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BERINGER

Chardonnay Napa Valley Private Reserve

$35

The smoky, toasty, figgy, buttery aromas of this enticing white lead to similar rich flavors running deep and persistent, picking up notes of pear, apricot, citrus and melon. Finish zooms on and on. Drink now through 2004. 20,000 cases made. —James Laube


Jul. 07, 2001

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CORDERO DI MONTEZEMOLO

Barolo Monfalletto

$36

Here—s fabulous Piedmont red from the classically styled —96 vintage. Intense aromas of fresh roses, with balsamic and cherry notes, introduce this full-bodied, muscular Barolo. It's thick and rich, with velvety tannins and a long, chocolaty, meaty fi —James Suckling


Jul. 06, 2001

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MARCHESI DI GRESY

Barbaresco Gaiun Martinenga

$90

From the very ripe and outstanding —97 vintage, comes this big and chewy Barbaresco, meaty and succulent. Aromatic of cherry, cedar, meat and berry, the wine is full-bodied, with lots of fruit and tannins. Long, sweet fruit finish. Traditional, yet beau —James Suckling



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