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                    Bodegas Los Astrales S.L.-Tino Fino (Tempranillo)-Ribera Del Duero-Spain-2010-14.5% Alcohol-$32.99-A bold nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.  A full bodied red, with blackberry, black cherry, chocolate and layered spices on long finish, a delicious wine, still young, a great B-Day wine.          WS-78          WE-96          CR-93          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          […]

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    INV A-73337-Sur Bodegas Y Vinedos S.A.-Sur De Los Andes-Cabernet Sauvignon-Gran Reserva-Mendoza-Argentina-2010-14.5% Alcohol-$14.97-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, black cherry, cedar and spice on finish, average red.          WE-91          CR-86          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                  Veramonte-Cabernet Sauvignon-Colchagua […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

    Hewitson PYY LTD-Ned & Henry’s-Shiraz-Barossa Valley-Australia-2013-14.0% Alcohol-$16.99-A nose of dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, With blackberry, plum, licorice and spice on finish, easy drinking.          RP-87          CR-87          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                  Vivera S.A.-Terri dei Sogni-Syrah-Cabernet Sauvignon-Nerello Cappuccio-Terre Siciliane Rosso-Sicilia-Italy-2012-14.0% Alcohol-$12.88-A nose of […]

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NJ Wine Event

  Ojai Vineyard Wine Tasting This Friday Evening! The Princeton Corkscrew Wine Shop is happy to welcome back Fabien Castel  from Ojai Vineyard of Santa Barbara County, California! Come join us for a wine tasting this Friday night, June 24, 2016, from 5 pm till 8:30 pm. We will be tasting four of Ojai’s amazing […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

      Lava Vine Vineyards-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-California-2012-14.6% Alcohol-$42.50-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Cab, with blackberry, blueberry, smoke and chocolate with a long spiced finish.  Set out this small winery if in Napa.          NR          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.   […]

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Rocket Science Update

  MISSION ACCOMPLISHED! Announcing the 2014 Rocket Science Label Winners Thanks to each and every one of you who took the time to conjure your inner WeINstEin and accepted the mission to help us create the back label for the 2014 Rocket Science by Caldwell Proprietary Red wine (releasing later this Fall). We had hundreds […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                   Podere Sapaio S.A.S.-Volpolo-Cabernet Sauvignon- Merlot-Petit Verdot-Bolgheri-Italy-2011-14.5% Alcohol-$24.98-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied Bordeaux blend, with black cherry, currants, licorice and spices on long finish, was very good.          RP-91          WS-93         WE-89          CR-91          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.               […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                     Bogega Convento San Francisco S.L.-Tempranillo-Ribera del Duero-Spain-2011-14.0% Alcohol-$15.99-A nose of some funk and dark fruit, dark purple in color.   A medium to full bodied red blend, with blackberry, plum, tobacco, with a spice finish, time to drink it now.           WS-88           CR-87           Good with meats, chicken, pasta.       Manuel D. Pocas […]

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California Wine Event

  The Annual Next Generation in Wine Dinner is taking place, Saturday, July 16th…Mary and Whitney, along with seven of our fellow Next Generation vintners will be hosting an evening to remember! The event is taking place in Yountville, 1707 Yountville Crossroad The night will start at 6pm with a Walk Around Tasting Dinner begins […]

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                                   Oak Ridge Winery-Moss Roxx-Zinfandel-Ancient Vine-Lodi-California-2012-14.5% Alcohol-$19.24-A nose of black cherry and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Zin, with black cherry, cassis, plum, chocolate and spice on long finish, a really big wine.          NR          CR-90          Good with ribs, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                           Bodegas Trapiche-Broquel-Malbec-Medoza-Argentina-2013-14.5% Alcohol-$15.99-A […]

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Fantesca Estate & Winery Update

  The warm weather and long days of summer are here, and with them, opportunities to connect with friends over a shared bottle of wine abound. As a member of our mailing list, you are granted special access to our wines when they become available for purchase. These small production wines consistently sell out vintage […]

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