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Read the October 18 edition of Wine Spectator Insider (PDF)
Powerful reds and luscious whites comprise this week's set of new releases, with wines from France, Italy and Oregon, up to 97 points. Classic white Burgundies wow with finesse and vibrancy, while bold Amarones from the Veneto deliver impressive fruit and complexity. Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays from Oregon round this out.

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October 11, 2017 (PDF)
Treasures for the cellar abound in this week's set of new releases, with wines from California, Italy and Portugal, up to 98 points. California Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays stand alongside long-lived Barolos and Barbarescos. Classic-rated Port dating back to 1968 rounds out this selection.
October 4, 2017 (PDF)
Offering a diverse spread of wines from across Europe, here's a set of new releases, with 40 wines up to 95 points. Vintage Champagnes offer sumptuous bubbly built for celebrations. Italian reds from storied estates deliver immense flavor and pedigree. A range of styles from Spain round out this Old World selection.
September 27, 2017 (PDF)
Syrah, Grenache, Pinot Noir and more feature in this set of new releases, with wines from California, Oregon and France, up to 97 points. Rhône-style reds from the Golden State go toe-to-toe with the best of Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Red and white bottlings from Oregon show the state's impressive range.
September 20, 2017 (PDF)
Here's a set of new releases, with wines from Austria, France and Italy, up to 98 points. Stunning Pinot Noirs from Burgundy show depth and elegance, while Tuscan Cabernets and Merlots from leading producers impress with power and ageability. Crisp, racy Rieslings and Grüner Veltliners from Austria round this out.


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