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Insider Weekly: Sept. 16 Edition

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Insider Weekly: Sept. 16 Edition

Energetic Napa Cabernets from Howell Mountain and St. Helena impressed in recent blind tastings. A spotlight on Barolo star Paolo Scavino includes classic scores for elegant Nebbiolos. Also featured are sophisticated blanc de blancs Champagnes and tempting California Pinot Noirs. Don't miss the 91-point, $22 Malbec and 4 classic-rated Hot Wines, including a 96-point Shiraz.

Insider Weekly: Sept. 9 Edition

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Insider Weekly: Sept. 9 Edition

Velvety Napa Cabernets from brought in big scores in recent blind tastings. Also featured here are collectible super Tuscans—including Solaia and Tignanello—and a spotlight on Barossa's Powell & Son, whose powerful Shirazes earned up to 97 points. Don't miss the 90-point, $25 Spanish bubbly and 4 classic-rated Hot Wines, including a groundbreaking Chianti from the Mazzei family.

Insider Weekly: Sept. 2 Edition

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Insider Weekly: Sept. 2 Edition

Alluring Napa Cabernets from the Stags Leap District and opulent single-vineyard Nebbiolo riservas from Produttori del Barberesco shone in recent blind tastings. Also included here are powerful California Syrahs  and expressive Champagnes up to 95 points. Don't miss the 91-point, $15 Chilean Cabernet and 4 classic-rated Hot Wines, including a cellar-worthy 97-point red.

Insider Weekly: Aug. 26 Edition

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Insider Weekly: Aug. 26 Edition

Intense Oakville Cabernets and lacy Champagnes from legendary producers earned high marks in recent blinds tastings. Also featured is a spotlight on Australia's Penfolds and its iconic reds, along with polished super Tuscans from Italy. Don't miss the 92-point, $17 Sauvignon Blanc and 4 classic-rated Hot Wines, including a vibrant California red.

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