Wine Spectator Insider
October 22, 2014
At up to 98 points, red, white and sparkling wines from around the globe provide something for just about everyone in this week’s Wine Spectator Insider, whether you’re in the market for exotic vintage Champagne, a 92-point Cabernet at $15, or a rich, intense Chardonnay. These are our editors’ most exciting recent finds.
96 pts Leeuwin Estate Art Series Chardonnay Margaret River 2011
Rich, ripe and generous, deftly balanced to lift the pear, mango, floral and spice flavors with gentle acidity. Comes together on the supple, seductive finish, showing tremendous depth and intensity without losing any charm. Drink now through 2025.