2008 Fratelli Alessandria Verduno Pelaverga ($23)
Piedmont's red Pelavergawhich means "branch peeler"is delicate and fragrant.
2008 Weingut Zahel Schloss Schoenbrunn Wiener Gemischter Satz ($22)
It's white, Austrian and spicy, and it's pronounced geh-MISH-ter sats.
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2007 York Creek Vineyards Mxb Red Wine ($24)
"Mixed blacks," from ancient California vineyards, blend Zinfandel with other varieties.