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Less than $15

Sep. 23, 2017
CARLETTO Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2016
87 points, $12
Round and balanced, this medium-bodied red offers soft tannins and crowd-pleasing notes of ripe black raspberry and dried thyme, showing hints of mocha and spice. Drink now through 2019. 3,500 cases made. —Alison Napjus

$15 to $30

Sep. 23, 2017
CLIFF LEDE Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley 2016
89 points, $25
Spicy and expressive, offering lemon sherbet, ruby grapefruit and lime zest flavors. Fresh and vibrant, with shadings of lemon thyme on the finish. Drink now. 7,700 cases made. —MaryAnn Worobiec

More than $30

Sep. 23, 2017
92 points, $43
A fresh, vibrant red, featuring cherry and raspberry flavors and a succulent profile. Harmonious enough to enjoy now for the beautiful fruit. Drink now through 2024. 5,000 cases made. —Bruce Sanderson
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