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Robert Biale Vineyards Event

  This event will sell out. Reserve your spot now! RSVP by August 10th to wineclub@biale.com Robert Biale Vineyards | 4038 Big Ranch Road | Napa, California 94558 | P: 707.257.7555 You have received this email from Robert Biale Vineyards because you expressed interest. If you no longer wish to receive email from Robert Biale […]

CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

    Mounts Family Wines, Inc.-Assembly-Cabernet Franc-Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah-Malbec-Estate-Dry Creek Valley-Sonoma County-California-2009-14.5% Alcohol-$30.00-A nose of dark fruit and some spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied kitchen sink red blend, with black cherry, plum, some licorice and spice, much improved from last year.          WE-84          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus. […]

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Red Car Wine Update

  Jul 24 at 11:20 AM     WEBSITE   |   SHOP WINES   |   MEMBER LOGIN New Reviews, with an Exclusive Summer Offering on Highly Rated Wines New reviews are in for our last-of-vintage 2012 Pinots, and just in time to provide you with an exclusive offer for those wines before they are sold out.  We […]

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                                                       Bodegas Aster S.L.-Crianza-Tempranillo-Ribera Del Duero-Spain-2009-14.0% Alcohol-$15.98-A nose of some dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, cherry, licorice and spices on finish.          RP-88          WS-92          CR-87          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.        Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 447-Zinfandel-Petite Sirah-Syrah-Lake County-California-2012-15.1% Alcohol-$13.00-A nose of […]

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                                                Titus Vineyards-Cabernet Franc-Napa Valley-California-2008-14.5% Alcohol-$28.80-A nose of dark fruit and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blueberry, cherry, smoke and herbs on spiced finish, was very good.          NR          CR-90        Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                  Sarl Lafage-Tessellae-Carignan Vieilles Vignes-France-2012-15.0% Alcohol-$11.49-A […]

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      Barrel Head Cellars-Matthew Joseph-Cabernet Sauvignon-California-2012-14.5% Alcohol-$13.25-A nose of dark fruit and some spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Cab, with black cherry, cherry, vanilla and spice on finish.  A very good QPR, easy drinking.          NR          CR-87         Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                                        Symington Family Estates-Warre’s-Warrior-Finest Reserve-Porto-Portugal-NV-20.00% Alcohol-12.99-A […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

             De La Peira-Les Obriers-Cinsault-Carignan-Terrasses Du Larzac-Languedoc-France-2008-14.5% Alcohol-$17.32-A nose of sweet dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red blend, with  raspberry, black cherry, soft mouth feel, some spice on long finish..  A interesting and good wine.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                    Lava […]

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              Cuvelier Los Andes S.A.-Coleccion-Malbec-Merlot-Syrah-Cabernet Sauvignon-Petit Verdot-Mendoza-Argentina-2010-14.0% Alcohol-$16.99-A bold nose of dark fruit and spices, dark purple in color.   A medium to full bodied kitchen sink Bordeaux red, with blackberry, black cherry, tobacco and spices on long finish, a good value, short decant.          RP-90          WS-91          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                   […]

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                                               Caymus Vineyards-Cabernet Sauvignon-Rutherford-Napa Valley-California-2009-14.4% Alcohol-$57.99-A nose of dark fruit, chocolate and spice, dark garnet in color.  A full bodied Cab, with blackberry, blueberry, cassis, dark chocolate and spices on long finish.  Never disappointed with this wine year in year out.          WS-91          WE-92          CR-92          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus. […]

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Carlisle Winery & Vineyards Update

  We are delighted to announce our 2015 Summer Pre-Release, offering the last of our wickedly delicious 2013s.  To order or read more about the wines (including our full pre-release letter), simply click here.  Alternatively, you can login to your account through our website and click "Order Wine".  A few very important notes: We have […]

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