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Apr. 09, 2001
ARCHERY SUMMIT Pinot Noir Oregon Arcus Estate 1999
95 points, $75
A glorious Pinot Noir, offering layers of flavor on an elegant frame, with black cherry, blueberry, plum, exotic spices and a tinge of orange peel mingling on the finish. Tannins are well-submerged, but not shy. Tempting now, but give it time. Best after
Apr. 07, 2001
KING ESTATE Pinot Noir Oregon Reserve 1994
91 points, $35
The polished style of this supple Pinot emphasizes its pretty black cherry and violet-petal aromas and flavors, which linger effortlessly on the round finish. Has a nice tinge of pepper as well. Drink now. 2,500 cases made.
Apr. 06, 2001
STAG'S LEAP WINE CELLARS Cask 23 Napa Valley
95 points, $150
From a winery that has been one of California's heavy hitters for some time, the Stag's Leap '97 Cask 23 is a classic. Delivers marvelous richness, intensity and focus, with layers of spicy currant, coffee, anise, sage, cedar, mocha and mineral, and conti —James Laube
Mar. 27, 2001
CAIN Cain Five Napa Valley
91 points, $80
Founded in 1980, Cain has developed a reputation for hearty Cabernets. This blend of classic Bordeaux varietals is rich and earthy, with a leathery, minerally streak running through a plush core of black cherry, currant, sage. Drink now through 2010. Tast —James Laube
Mar. 22, 2001
NOËL VERSET Cornas 1998
92 points, $43
Here's another Northern Rhône winner, from one of Cornas' best producers. A bit odd because it's very raisiny, like an old-fashioned Zinfandel. But there is a lot of concentrated, sweet-tasting wine in this silky gem. Full-bodied, it displays layers of c —Per-Henrik Mansson
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