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Share, give and cellar Cork-pullers delights — splendid wines and where to find them Written by Gino L. Filippi

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his holiday season, there’s no shortage of wine retailers offering extensive selections of affordable to moderately priced bottles. Here’s a cluster of delicious pours ready to “share” with family, friends and neighbors for the holidays. Don’t forget unique stocking stuffers and “gifts” for the wine enthusiasts in your lives, or treat yourself to a few extra special “keepers” to cellar away! (Prices may vary by store and location.)

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Share Dr. Heidemanns-Bergweiler, Germany Riesling QbA Amazingly flavorful and most food friendly. Golden in color, floral with strong mineral notes. Hints of stone fruit with a lingering honey finish. $9 Joel Gott, Cabernet Sauvignon This popular selling Cabernet Sauvignon is a nicely colored, medium body red with cherry and cedar notes. Pairs well with a wide range of foods. $16 Kaiken, Argentina Malbec 2009 A vivid ruby red color, this Malbec’s fresh black fruit and blueberry aromas are evident on nose, accompanied by chocolate and vanilla. Elegant floral scents enhance the complexity. Velvety and harmonious tannins and good structure. $11

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