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NYC Wine Event

  Be Transported. Experience the Wine, Culture, Style & Diversity of Spain in New York. Discover the best of Spain without leaving New York at the Frank Gehry-designed IAC HQ Building. Taste over 300 world-class Spanish wines paired with tapas created by New York City’s top Spanish restaurants and be immersed in Spain. This festive […]

CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                                Haut Bages Liberal-La Fleur-Pauillac-France-2008-12.5% Alcohol-$19.99-A nose of some dark fruit, medium garnet in color.  A medium bodied red, with thin fruit and nothing else, was really disappointed, used for cooking wine.          WS-89          CR-79          Good for cooking.                            Red Diamond Winery-Merlot-Washington State-2011-13.5% Alcohol-$9.99-A nose of some fruit and spice, medium […]

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                             Chateau Pesquie-Quintessence-Syrah-Grenache-Ventoux-Rhone Valley-France-2009-14.5% Alcohol-$18.15-A nose of dark fruit and spice, some funk, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red blend, with plum, cassis, raspberry,  baking spices on long finish.  Very good and easy drinking red.          WE-90          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                           […]

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Lava Vine Update

  LAVA VINE HARVEST ’14 Lots of good news to report these days – First of all, thanks for all the earthquake well wishing! What a ride! Fortunately, we didn’t even lose a single bottle, our only casualty being Sparky the ceramic dog who took a tumble and broke his head off. Other than that […]

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                        Lava Vine Vineyards-Cabernet Franc-Napa Valley-California-2011-14.02% Alcohol-$34.50-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with currants, black cherry, dust, chocolate and spice on finish, good stuff, young, decant.           NR           CR-91           Good with meats, chicken, pasta.           One Cork Bonus.                                 14 Hands Winery-Hot […]

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                                    Columbia Crest Winery-H 3-Cabernet Sauvignon-Horse Heaven Hills-Washington State-2012-14.0% Alcohol-$12.59-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Cab, with currants, black cherry, cocoa and spice on finish, a bit disjointed, still a good value.          NR          CR-86          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.     Bodega […]

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NJ Wine Event

  RSVP Now for this Exclusive Event! Wine Academy Presents: A Wine Tasting Extravaganza At La Cucina Nouveau w/ Dennis Bulluck Thursday, September 18 – 7:30pm Tasting Flight of 9 Wines Served With Buffalo Mozzarella and 18 month aged San Daniele prosciutto with roasted peppers and reduced balsamic fig glazed Dolce & Fresh Sweet crisp […]

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California Wine Event

  Golf, Food and Wine Fans Everywhere! The Fry’s Open will be held at Silverado Country Club in Napa this October and Biale will be hosting a dinner at the iconic Cole’s Chop House on Thursday, October 9th, to celebrate the event. What could be better than Golf, great Steaks and excellent Biale Wines? Your […]

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Sokol Blosser Update

  Sokol Blosser Harvest 2014 in Full Swing Harvest 2014 is here! Our 2014 growing season was filled with hot and dry weather, and we anticipate that to continue as we begin picking our estate Pinot Noir today. Harvesting for Sparkling Wine Last week, we started harvest early to pick a portion of our estate […]

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WTSO Wine Marathon

  – - TOMORROW – MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH 10AM ET Until ??? WITH A NEW WINE EVERY 15 MINUTES, OR SOONER IF THE ITEM SELLS OUT! There will be amazing deals on wines at all price points from top producers.  Dom Perignon, Sassicaia, and Caymus will be featured, along with many other tremendous values from […]

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                        Colle Di Boasi S.A.-Benvento De La Serna-Mil Piedras-Malbec-VitaFlores-Mendoza-Argentina-2012-14.0% Alcohol-$11.00(Poland)-A nose of some dark fruit, funk, and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blueberry, cherry, very dry and a bit rough on finish.          RP-86          WS-88          CR-83          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                          Butelkowane PrzelNero D’Avola-Syrah-Sicilane-Sicily-Italy-2012-13.0% Alcohol-$11.00-1.0L-(Poland)-A nose […]

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