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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                          Pomum Cellars, LLC-Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc-Merlot-Malbec-Petit Verdot-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2013-14.5% Alcohol-$19.99-A nose of some dark fruit and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied kitchen sink red blend, with black cherry, blueberry, licorice and spice on finish, easy drinking.          WE-89          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.     Valdez Family Winery-Ulises […]

NJ Wine Event

  SIP INTO SUMMER WALKAROUND WINE TASTING Thursday, June 21st 7:00-8:30pm $75 per person RESERVE: 732.345.9977 To compliment our selection of wines, hors d’ oeuvres will be served.   Fifty dollars of the $75 fee is put towards your first wine purchase.  Phone reservations only- this is a ticketed event. TASTING WINES Brunori Verdicchio di Castelli […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                               Black Kite Cellars-Kite’s Rest-Pinot Noir-Anderson Valley-California-2010-14.5% Alcohol-$35.27-A nose of some cherry and some spice, dark ruby in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, blueberry, cola and spice on finish, was very good.          WS-92          CR-91          Good with seafood, cheeses, salads.          One Cork Bonus.                     […]

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Bordeaux Wine Magazine Update

    Ronald and Margaret ready for the Fete de la Fleur A Personal Note From Ronald, Bordeaux is buzzing with activities this month and our calendar is filled. One of the events that I loo forward to in particular is the Fete de la Fleur this week.  During the Fete de la Fleur Margaret […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

    Duckhorn Wine Company-Decoy-Sauvignon-Sonoma County-California-2015-13.9% Alcohol-$21.99-A nose of some dark fruit and some spice, garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, black cherry, some licorice and some spice on finish, your average Cab.           WS-87          CR-87          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                       Bixby Creek Bridge-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-California-2016-13.5% Alcohol-$12.99-A nose of […]

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NJ Wine Event

    Coming Soon June Wine Dinner Women Winemakers with Celia D’Arienzo "I Am Woman, See Me Pour" Friday June 22, 7:00 $105 plus tax and tip A new generations of women all over the world have stepped into this previously male-dominated realm. This dinner will feature selected wines made by the women who, in […]

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PA Wine Event

    Join Biale Co-Founder, Bob Biale, for two special evenings in the Philadelphia area to enjoy great food, company, and of course, Biale wine! The first evening will be at Enoteca Tredici with a five course dinner served family style paired with Biale classics. The following evening will be hosted at Philadelphia’s famed Italian […]

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Wine Scholar Guild Update

    WSG Bulletin – June 2018 Your Wine Scholar Guild monthly bulletin with lots of updates and news: LAST CALL: 2018 FWS 14-week, online instructor-led format starts June 11th NEW: 1st Italian Wine Scholar Unit 2, live, online, instructor-led session starts this fall! FWS CHALLENGE: Join us at SommCon DC OLLEGE: Join us in […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                                       Columbia Crest-H3-Merlot-Columbia Crest-Horse Heaven Hills-Washington State-2015-14.5% Alcohol-$12.09-A nose of cherry and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Merlot, with blackberry, cherry, dusty chocolate and spice on finish, better than last year, a very good value.           WS-88          WE-88           CR-88           Good with meats, chicken, pasta.   Vina Cousino Macul S.A.-Don […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

    Titus Vineyards-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-California-2009-14.9% Alcohol-$32.80-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color.  A full bodied reserve red, with blackberry, blueberry, chocolate and spiced on long finish.  Still has lots of life left, was very good.          WS-91          CR-91          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                                       […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

      Bodegas El Nido S.L.-Clio-Monastrell-Cabernet Sauvignon-Jumilla-Spain-2014-15.5% Alcohol-$34.99-A bold nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.  A full bodied red blend, with black cherry, plum, licorice, chocolate, spices on very long finish.  A fantastic wine.          RP-91          WS-92          CR-93          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.           […]

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