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Sep. 28, 2020

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OLIVIER LEFLAIVE

Rully Les Cloux 2017

$46

Shows fine concentration and intensity, with lemon cake, hazelnut and pastry flavors allied to a vibrant structure. Exhibits tension too, remaining resonant and energetic through the lingering aftertaste of citrus and stone. Drink now through 2025. —Bruce Sanderson


Sep. 26, 2020

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DELILLE

D2 Columbia Valley 2017

$48

Opens with supple and expressive red currant, green olive and clove flavors, then shifts gears and takes on increasingly muscular yet polished tannins on the long finish. Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Drink now through 2028. —Tim Fish


Sep. 25, 2020

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CLOUDY BAY

Sauvignon Blanc New Zealand Te Koko 2016

$60

Distinctive and complex. Honeysuckle, beeswax and candied ginger notes add complexity to the pear, yuzu and tangerine flavors at the core. Spicy and crisp on the finish. Shows impressive harmony and intensity. Drink now. —MaryAnn Worobiec


Sep. 24, 2020

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BAER

Ursa Columbia Valley 2016

$39

Precise and polished, with tiers of red currant, mint and cedar flavors that build richness and structure toward refined tannins. Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec. Drink now through 2029. —Tim Fish


Sep. 23, 2020

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DOMAINE DUCLAUX

Châteauneuf-Du-Pape 2016

$47

This has a bold, sappy core, featuring kirsch and cherry paste flavors, wrapped in thick black licorice notes and backed by warm anise and fruitcake elements. Cut on the finish keeps this honest. Grenache, Mourvèdre, Syrah, Counoise, Terret, Picpoul and Picardan. Best from 2021 through 2030. —James Molesworth


Sep. 22, 2020

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LES VINS DE VIENNE

Crozes-Hermitage White 2018

$35

Features melon, white peach and chamomile notes, with a plump edge, yet shows good definition through the salted butter–tinged finish. Drink now through 2023. —James Molesworth


Sep. 21, 2020

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CASTELLO DEI RAMPOLLA

Chianti Classico 2017

$37

Almond and chestnut notes accent the cherry flavors in this broad, tannic red. Features ample fruit, while a sweetness returns at the end, suggesting that this will achieve equilibrium with time. Leather, earth and iron elements add depth. Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Best from 2022 through 2032. —Bruce Sanderson


Sep. 19, 2020

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55 MALBEC

Malbec La Consulta Teho Tomal Vineyard 2018

$65

Lithe, with intense red fruit and berry flavors, backed by fresh acidity. Very pure and minerally midpalate, with an elegantly framed finish, revealing hints of red licorice. Drink now through 2025. —Kim Marcus


Sep. 18, 2020

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PODERE SAPAIO

Toscana 2016

$80

Bright, bursting with aromas and flavors of black cherry, black currant, iron and pencil shavings, this is athletic and focused, featuring compact, dusty tannins and a long, detailed finish. Displays Cabernet character combined with the tension and vibrancy of the 2016 vintage. Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc. Best from 2022 through 2035. —Bruce Sanderson


Sep. 17, 2020

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THE CALLING

Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast Patriarch Single Vineyard Series 2017

$70

Crunchy and juicy, featuring zesty minerality to the lively cherry, raspberry and pomegranate flavors. Crushed stone notes emerge midpalate, with a cedary richness that lingers on the finish. Drink now through 2024. —Kim Marcus