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Insider Weekly: February 12 Edition

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Insider Weekly: February 12 Edition

Châteauneuf-du-Papes up to 97 points lead the pack in this week's blind tastings, along with classic-rated French and Chilean reds. Outstanding Califonia Zinfandels, German Rieslings and more discoveries add excitement. Plus, a $29 Rhône-style blend from Santa Barbara earns 92 points. And don't miss this week's 4 Hot Wines.

Insider Weekly: February 5 Edition

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Insider Weekly: February 5 Edition

A 97-point old-vine red tops this week's blind tastings, which includes a lineup of California Syrahs that is not to be missed. Fans of the Old World will find no shortage of red Burgundies from the Côte de Nuits. Or go global with a diverse array of white wines from around the world, including a 93-point New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc at just $17. Plus, make sure to check out this week's 4 Hot Wines, all earning classic ratings, including a 2017 Vintage Port.

Insider Weekly: January 29 Edition

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Insider Weekly: January 29 Edition

A 95-point Cabernet Sauvignon and suave California Chardonnays up to 93 points lead the way in this week's blind tastings. You'll also find new releases of outstanding, ageworthy Barolos as well as California Pinot Noirs up to 94 points. And don't miss this week's 4 Hot Wines, each of which earn classic ratings, plus a 91-point Carmenère value for just $18.

Insider Weekly: January 22 Edition

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Insider Weekly: January 22 Edition

A trio of 95-point Pinot Noirs from around the world as well as 10 bold California Syrahs and blends take center stage in this week's blind tastings. Barolos from the 2015 and 2016 vintages bring in big scores with 11 new releases at 94 and 95 points. A spotlight on Burgundy A-lister Olivier Leflaive includes six of the winery's latest Chardonnays earning up to 96 points. Plus, check out our 4 Hot Wines, as well as an expressive 92-point Chardonnay costing only $25.

Insider Weekly: January 15 Edition

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Insider Weekly: January 15 Edition

Two 97-point wines from one of Italy's legendary producers along with 13 outstanding releases from California lead the way in this week's blind tastings. Spain's Rioja region shows its impressive diversity with white, red and rosado selections, all earning 93 points. A spotlight on Piedmont's Roagna showcases 10 of its new releases earning scores up to 97 points. For Cabernet fans, four new releases from Washington show the state's knack for compelling and refined reds. Lastly, don't miss this Insider's 4 Hot Wines garnering classic scores, along with a 92-point Spanish red for only $17.

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