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Nov. 28, 2021

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Pinot Noir Russian River Valley 2018

$42

This svelte version is filled with juicy richness to the concentrated red plum and cherry pastry flavors that are long and well-spiced. There's minerally freshness midpalate, with lilting creaminess on the finish. Drink now through 2025. 9,200 cases made. —Kim Marcus


Nov. 26, 2021

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PENFOLDS

Shiraz South Australia Bin 28 2019

$40

Ripe blackberry, blueberry and framboise flavors are plump and balanced, with notes of rosemary, sage, black walnut liqueur, Dutch cocoa powder and dried violet, followed by wonderfully velvety tannins on the finish. Drink now through 2045. 9,054 cases imported. —MaryAnn Worobiec


Nov. 25, 2021

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MIRAFIORE

Barolo 2017

$49

Cherry, plum, leather and tar flavors are the highlights of this beefy red, which is rich, fresh and well-balanced, with a finish of earth, eucalyptus and tobacco accents. Best from 2024 through 2040. 4,000 cases made, 3,500 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson


Nov. 24, 2021

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AMPELOS

Pinot Noir Sta. Rita Hills Lambda: The Magnitude Ampelos Vineyard 2017

$35

Refined, with hints of citrus zest to the lively blend of red fruit, berry and spice flavors that show hints of sandstone and cedar. Notes of cocoa powder linger on the finish, with minerally richness. Drink now through 2025. 600 cases made. —Kim Marcus


Nov. 22, 2021

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ROCCHE COSTAMAGNA

Barolo Rocche Dell'annunziata 2017

$52

This is rich and broad, featuring plum, cherry, leather, spice, tobacco and mineral flavors. Complex and beautifully balanced, with lively tannins directing the finish, this red shows class and finesse. Fruit, mineral and spice accents prevail on the aftertaste. Best from 2025 through 2048. 2,000 cases made, 600 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson


Nov. 20, 2021

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MAISON LES ALEXANDRINS

Crozes-Hermitage 2019

$33

Bright and juicy, with a very inviting mix of dark cherry and cassis notes laced with a light chalky minerality. Violet and savory notes dot the finish. Drink now through 2028. 4,000 cases made, 900 cases imported. —James Molesworth


Nov. 18, 2021

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SINEGAL

Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley 2019

$45

This white has wonderful precision to the lemongrass, pomelo, Key lime and Meyer lemon flavors on the seamless, sleek and juicy frame, with lingering details of vetevier, beeswax and lemon verbena. Drink now. 900 cases made. —MaryAnn Worobiec


Nov. 16, 2021

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BACA

Zinfandel Rockpile Cat's Cradle 2019

$50

A lively red, sleek and expressive, with multilayered black cherry, roasted tarragon and cracked pepper flavors that fan out toward medium-grained tannins. Drink now through 2029. 1,050 cases made. —Tim Fish


Nov. 15, 2021

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DOMAINE CHANDON

Brut Carneros Étoile NV (2021)

$50

Steely and refined, with floral Meyer lemon, fresh ginger and almond brioche accents that finish with a crisp, refreshing accent. Drink now. 3,000 cases made. —Tim Fish


Nov. 12, 2021

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ALFRED GRATIEN

Brut Champagne NV (2021)

$50

Spice and graphite notes play with the ripe black cherry, Mandarin orange peel, brioche, verbena and chopped hazelnut flavors on display in this well-cut Champagne with a lively mousse. Chalky finish. Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Noir. Drink now through 2024. 25,000 cases made, 1,500 cases imported. —Alison Napjus