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Here’s an almost complete listing of The Wine Guy’s top-scoring wines! Wines on this list have all been rated 93 points or above by the Wine Advocate, Wine Spectator, Wine Enthusiast, Vinous, James Suckling, or Jeb Dunnuck. Find something interesting? Just email us, and we’ll hold it for you. Just a reminder: Indiana state law does not allow us to ship wine.

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Bordeaux & Sauternes

Château Doisy-Daëne Barsac 2014, $35 (375 ml); Wine Advocate 95-97
Château Lafleur-Gazin Pomerol 2015, $67; James Suckling 95
Château Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande 2012, $152; Wine Enthusiast 95
Château Trotanoy Pomerol 2014, $265; Wine Advocate 97

Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Blends

Altamura Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, $120; Wine Spectator 93
Beckstoffer Dr. Crane 2014, $198; Wine Advocate 95+
Beckstoffer Missouri Hopper 2014, $198; Wine Advocate 95+
Bella Union Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, $79; Wine Enthusiast 94
Burgess Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, $54; Vinous 93
Chappellet Cabernet Franc 2016, $98; Wine Advocate 97
Chappellet Signature Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, $66; Wine Advocate 93
Cliff Lede Poetry 2014, $275; Wine Advocate 95+
Continuum Proprietary Red 2016, $299; Wine Advocate 99
Crocker & Starr RLC Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, $74; Wine Advocate 93
Daou Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, $58; Wine Enthusiast 94
Daou Soul of a Lion 2016, $144; Jeb Dunnuck 98
Dominus Red Blend 2015, $362; Wine Advocate 100
Dominus Red Blend 2014, $248; Wine Advocate 97
Doubleback Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, $117; Jeb Dunnuck 94+
Dunn Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, $106; Wine Advocate 93
Favia Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, $199; Jeb Dunnuck 97
Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, $53; Wine Advocate 94
Hyde de Villaine Belle Cousine 2015, $86; Vinous 95
Joseph Phelps Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, $78; Wine Advocate 93
Joseph Phelps Insignia 2014, $269; Wine Advocate 96
Joseph Phelps Insignia 2013, $549 (1.5 liters); Wine Advocate 98+
Justin Isosceles 2013, $169 (1.5 liters); Wine Enthusiast 94
K Vintners Roma Cab-Syrah 2016, $55; Jeb Dunnuck 94
Kathryn Hall Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 $192 Wine Advocate 97
Kathryn Hall Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 $188 Wine Advocate 96-100
King Coal Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, $99; Wine Advocate 95
J. Davies Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, $123; Wine Enthusiast 94
La Jota Cabernet Franc 2014, $95; Wine Advocate 93
La Jota Cabernet Franc 2013, $89; Vinous 93
Lail J. Daniel Cuvée Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, $285; Wine Advocate 99+
Le Pich Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, $55; Wine Advocate 94
Merryvale Profile 2014, $210; Wine Advocate 94
Michel Rolland Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, $174; Wine Advocate 96
Montes Alpha Alpha M 2015, $99; Wine Spectator 95
Opus One Red Table Wine 2016, $382; Wine Advocate 98
Paul Hobbs Dr. Crane Beckstoffer Cabernet 2015, $299; Wine Advocate 99
Quintessa Rutherford Red Wine 2015, $192; Wine Advocate 94-96
Shafer Hillside Select 2014, $350; Wine Advocate 98+
Shafer Hillside Select 2013, $345; Wine Advocate 98+
Shafer Hillside Select 2011, $315; Wine Advocate 96
Spring Valley Frederick 2015, $33.99; Wine Spectator 93
Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, $229; Wine Advocate 100, Jeb Dunnuck 100
Staglin Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, $254; Wine Advocate 96
Stags’ Leap Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, $47.99; Wine Advocate 94
Stag’s Leap Cask 23 2015, $279, Wine Spectator 95
Stag’s Leap S.L.V. 2015, $199; Wine Spectator 94
Theorize Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, $45; Wine Advocate 93

Malbec

A Lisa Malbec 2017, $24; James Suckling 93
Catena Alta Malbec 2015, $39.99; Wine Advocate 93
Charles & Charles Northridge Malbec 2015, $49; James Suckling 96
Felino Malbec 2017, $17.99; James Suckling 93
K Vintners Broncho Malbec 2016, $75; Jeb Dunnuck 95
Riccitelli Tinto de la Casa 2017, $35; Wine Advocate 93

Merlot and Carménère

Murrietta’s Well The Spur 2016, $22; James Suckling 93
Shafer TD-9 2016, $74; Wine Advocate 94
Spring Valley Uriah 2012 $32.99; Wine Spectator 93
Substance Me Northridge Merlot 2014, $45; Wine Advocate 94

Pinot Noir / Burgundy

Anthill Farms Tina Marie Pinot Noir 2013, $55; Vinous 93
Beaux Frères Pinot Noir 2017, $63; Wine Spectator 93
Cristom Louise Pinot Noir 2016, $64; Wine Spectator 93
Domaine Drouhin Pinot Noir 2016, $37.99; James Suckling 96
Joseph Drouhin Beaune 1er Cru Clos des Mouches 2017, $149; James Suckling 94
Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir 2017, $53; Wine Spectator 93
Loveblock Pinot Noir 2018, $21.99; Wine Spectator 93
Marcassin Pinot Noir 2010, $299; Wine Advocate 98
Raen Royal St. Robert Pinot Noir 2016, $75; Wine Advocate 94
Sanford Pinot Noir 2016, $37; Wine Enthusiast 93

Shiraz / Syrah

B. Leighton Syrah 2016, $48; Jeb Dunnuck 96
Jim Barry Lodge Hill Shiraz 2016, $22; James Suckling 93
K Vintners Rock Garden Syrah 2016, $54; Jeb Dunnuck 95
K Vintners Cattle King Syrah 2016, $69; Jeb Dunnuck 97+
K Vintners Milbrandt Syrah 2016, $36; Vinous 93
K Vintners The Beautiful Syrah 2016, Jeb Dunnuck 98
Samsara Syrah 2015, $39; Wine Enthusiast 94
Shafer Relentless 2014, $110; Vinous 91-95

Spanish and Portugese Reds

Black Slate Porrera 2016, $17.99; Jeb Dunnuck 94
Carlos Serres Gran Reserva Rioja 2010, $28; Wine Enthusiast 93
Clos i Terrasses Laurel 2015, $48; Jeb Dunnuck 95
Condado de Haza Crianza 2014, $19.99; James Suckling 93
Emilio Moro Malleolus 2015, $55; Wine Spectator 93
Faustino I Gran Reserva Rioja 2005, $38; Wine Spectator 93
Finca Iscorta Gran Reserva 2010, $55; Wine Advocate 94+
La Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 904 2010, $75; Wine Advocate 96+
Lindes de Remelluri Viñedos de Labastida 2014, $29; Wine Advocate 93+
Marqués de Murrieta Rioja Reserva 2015, $24.99; Wine Advocate 93
Mas Donis Old Vines 2016, $12.99; Jeb Dunnuck 94
Ultreia Saint Jacques Mencia 2017, $20; Wine Advocate 93
Victorino Tinta de Toro 2011, $45; Wine Spectator 93
Viña Ardanza Rioja Reserva 2010, $39; Wine Advocate 95
Viña Tondonia Rioja Reserva 2005, $39; Wine Advocate 93

Zinfandel and Zin Blends

Bedrock Evangelho 2015, $42; Wine Advocate 93
Bedrock Old Vine Zinfandel 2017, $30; Wine Spectator 93
Louis Martini Gnarly Vine Zinfandel 2014, $46.99; Wine Advocate 95
Ridge Geyserville 2017, $47; Wine Advocate 93-95
Ridge Lytton Springs 2017, $47; Vinous 95
Seghesio Zinfandel 2017, $18.99; Wine Spectator 93

Rhône and Rhône-Style Blends

Bastide Miraflors Syrah-Grenache 2017, $13.99; Jeb Dunnuck 93
Domaine la Barroche Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2016, $64; Jeb Dunnuck 95
Domaine Durand Cornas Empreintes 2015, $45; Wine Advocate 94
Domaine Santa Duc Habemus Papam Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2016, $59; Wine Advocate 95-97
Jean-Luc Colombo Cornas Terres Brûlées 2015, $49.99; Wine Spectator 94
Les Alexandrins Crozes-Hermitage 2017, $29; Wine Spectator 93
Orin Swift Trigger Finder 2017, $45; Wine Advocate 93+
Pedro Parra Imaginador 2017, $20; Wine Advocate 93
Pedro Parra Pencopolitano 2017, $20; Wine Advocate 93
S. C. Pannell The Vale 2016, $39; Wine Advocate 93
Tenet Wines GSM 2015, $64; Wine Advocate 94

Italians and Sangiovese

Allegrini Amarone Classico 2013, $79; Wine Spectator 93
Antinori Tignanello 2014, $112; Wine Spectator 93
Argiano Brunello 2013, $59; Wine Spectator 93
Argiano Non Confunditur 2016, $17.99; James Suckling 93
Badia a Coltibuono Chianti Classico 2016, $21.99; Wine Spectator 93
Bibi Graetz Testamatta 2015, $94.99; James Suckling 99
Castello Fonterutoli Gran Selezione Chianti Classico 2013, $72; Wine Spectator 95
CastelGiocondo Brunello di Montalcino 2013, $65; Wine Enthusiast 96
Dal Forno Romano Monte Lodoletta 2011, $99; Wine Advocate 93
Damilano Cannubi Barolo 2013, $49.99; Wine Advocate 94
Dei Vino Nobile 2015, $26.99; Wine Spectator 93
Fattoria la Rivolta Aglianico 2015, $22; Vinous 93
Fossacolle Brunello 2011, $64; James Suckling 94
Fumanelli Amarone 2009, $79; Wine Enthusiast 94
Gaja Barbaresco 2011, $194; Wine Advocate 93
Il Poggione Brunello di Montalcino 2013, $82; Wine Advocate 96
La Poderina Brunello 2011, $74; Wine Advocate 93
Lamùri Nero d’Avola 2016, $15.99; Vinous 93
Oddero Barolo 2015, $45; Wine Advocate 93+
Ornellaia Bolgheri Superiore 2015, $265; Wine Spectator 97
Ornellaia Le Serre Nuove 2013, $69; James Suckling 94
Pertinance Nervo Barbaresco 2012, $67; Wine Spectator 93
Pio Cesare Barolo 2009, $79; Wine Spectator 93
Planeta Frappato 2017, $22; James Suckling 93
Ruffino Greppone Mazzi Brunello di Montalcino 2012, $75; Wine Enthusiast 94
San Giorgio Ugolforte Brunello di Montalcino 2013, $75; Wine Spectator 94
Siro Pacenti Pelagrilli Brunello 2011, $56; Vinous 93
Terra di Lavoro Red Blend 2012, $52; Wine Advocate 94
Tornatore Etna Rosso 2016, $19.99; Wine Enthusiast 93
Valle Reale Montepulciano 2018, $12.99; Vinous 94

Chardonnay / White Burgundy

Chateau Montelena Chardonnay 2014, $55; Wine Enthusiast 93
Domaine Serene Evenstad Chardonnay 2012, $59; Wine Spectator 93
Evening Land La Source Vineyard Chardonnay 2013, $69; Wine Spectator 94
Hanzell Sebella Chardonnay 2017, $38; Wine Enthusiast 94
Hartford Court Chardonnay 2018, $31; Jeb Dunnuck 94
Kongsgaard Chardonnay 2016, $130; Wine Advocate 96-98
Kumeu River Maté’s Chardonnay 2015, $54; Wine Advocate 94+
Liquid Farm White Hill Chardonnay 2016, $43; Vinous 94
Mayacamas Chardonnay 2013, $49; Vinous 94
Merry Edwards Olivet Chardonnay 2015, $74.99; Wine Spectator 93
Ridge Estate Chardonnay 2014, $49; Wine Spectator 93

Other Whites

Maximin Grünhäuser Riesling Kabinett Herrenberg 2016, $28; Wine Advocate 94
Saint Cosme Condrieu 2016, $93; Wine Spectator 95
Trimbach Réserve Personnelle Pinot Gris 2012, $49; Vinous 93
Trimbach Réserve Pinot Gris 2015, $29; Wine Enthusiast 94
Trimbach Cuvée Ribeaupierre Gewürtztraminer 2011, $54; Wine Advocate 94

Port, Sherry and Madeira

Bodegas Tradición Fino Viejo NV, $45; Wine Advocate 93
Cockburn’s Vintage Port 2017, $89; Wine Advocate 96
Dow’s Late Bottled Vintage 2012, $24; Wine Spectator 93
Dow’s Vintage Port 2017, $63 (375 ml); James Suckling 98
Dow’s Vintage Port 2016, $64 (375 ml); Wine Spectator 98
Emilio Lustau Amontillado Los Arcos NV, $18; Wine Advocate 93
Fonseca Vintage Port 2016, $64 (375 ml); Wine Spectator 97
Fonseca Vintage Port 2011, $114; Wine Spectator 98
Nectar Pedro Ximénez Dulce NV, $27; Wine Enthusiast 93
Quevedo Vintage Port 2011, $85; Wine Spectator 96
Quinta do Noval Vintage Port 2017, $146; Wine Spectator 98
Quinta do Noval Vintage Port 2011, $108; Wine Spectator 97
Quinta do Vesuvio Vintage Port 2011, $92; Wine Spectator 98
Ramos Pinto 20-Year Tawny Port NV, $79; Wine Spectator 93
Sandeman 20-Year Tawny Port, $54; Wine Enthusiast 95
Terra d’Oro Zinfandel Port NV, $10 (375 ml); Wine Enthusiast 93
Terra d’Oro Zinfandel Port NV, $20 (750 ml); Wine Enthusiast 93
W. & J. Graham’s 20-Year Tawny Port NV, $59; Wine Spectator 93
W. & J. Graham’s Vintage Port 2011, $51 (375 ml); Wine Spectator 96

Dessert

Badia a Coltibuono Vin Santo 2010, $47; Wine Advocate 95
Dandelion 30-Year Pedro Ximinez NV, $24; Wine Advocate 94
Donnafugata Ben Ryé 2014, $42; Wine Spectator 93
Emile Beyer Lieu Dit Hohrain Pinot Gris 2007, $51; Wine Spectator 93
Jorge Ordoñez Victoria #2 2014, $21.99; Wine Advocate 95
Royal Tokaji Late Harvest 2016, $20; Wine Enthusiast 94
Trimbach Vendanges Tardives Gewürtztraminer 2014, $45; Wine Advocate 95
Volpaia Vin Santo 2013, $54 (375ml); Vinous 94
Yalumba Museum Release Muscat NV, $23; Wine Advocate 98

Sparkling

Contratto Millesimato 2012, $29; Wine Advocate 93
Henriot Millésime 2008, $95; Wine Enthusiast 95
Louis Roederer Cristal Brut 2009, $256; Wine Spectator 95
Moët & Chandon Cuvée Dom Perignon 2006, $189; Wine Spectator 95
Nino Franco Rustico NV, $18; Wine Enthusiast 94
Roederer Estate Brut NV, $22.99; Wine Spectator 93
Schramsberg Brut Rosé 2016, $39; Wine Enthusiast 93
Schramsberg Mirabelle Brut NV, $29; Wine Enthusiast 93