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           Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 534-Cabernet Sauvignon-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2014-14.2% Alcohol-$16.15-A nose of black cherry and some spices, dark garnet in color. A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, plum, dust and spice on finish, a very good value.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats,chicken, pasta. TR Wines-MasterChef-Cabernet Sauvignon-Paso Robles-California-2016-13.9% Alcohol-$14.00-A nose of some dark fruit […]

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Bodegas El Nido S.L.-Clio-Monastrell-Cabernet Sauvignon-Jumilla-Spain-2015-16.0% Alcohol-$45.00-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-92+          WS-91          CR-93          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                                BDFM S.A.-P15-Cabernet Sauvignon-Patagonia-Argentina-2017-14.5% Alcohol-$13.00-A nose of […]

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                                       Torbreck Vintners-Woodcutter’s-Shiraz-Barossa Valley-Australia-2012-15.0% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of dark fruit and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blueberry, blackberry, Asian spices on finish, was very good.          WS-88          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.            Epilense De Vinos Y Vinedos-Cameron Hughes Wines-Lot 623-Garnacha-Valdejalon-Spain-2015-14.0% Alcohol-$10.00-A nose of muted […]

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                              – Pendulum Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2016-14.2% Alcohol-$14.99-A nose of some dark fruit and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, plum, licorice and spice on finish, a good value.        WS-90          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.   TR Wines-Old Tattoo-Cabernet Sauvignon-Paso Robles-2013-13.7% Alcohol-$16.00-A nose of some dark fruit […]

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                          Iconic Wines-Sidekick-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa-California-2015-13.9% Alcohol-$15.99-A nose of some red fruit and spice, medium garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, raspberry, vanilla and spice on finish.          NR          CR-86          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                      Aresti Chile Wine S.A.-Special Release-Reserva-Cabernet Sauvignon-Curico Valley-Chile-2016-13.0% Alcohol-$9.98-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, dark […]

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                                   Waterbrook Winery-Ice Wine-Late Harvest Semillon-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2010-11.0% Alcohol-$14.99-(.375)-A nose of peach, citrus and spice, medium golden in color.  A light to medium bodied desert wine, with peach, honey, vanilla and spice on finish, a good value.          WS-92          CR-89          Good with deserts, cheeses, ice cream.                                Lawrence Cellars-Gard Vintners-Lawrence Vineyards-Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2014-14.8% Alcohol-$18.32-A nose […]

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TR Wines-Rick Grimes-The Walking Dead-Petite Sirah-California-2016-14.6% Alcohol-$16.00-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, raspberry, licorice and spice on finish, good not great.          NR          CR-87          Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Hardin Cellars-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-2015-14.1% Alcohol-$28.49-A nose of dark fruit and some spice, […]

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                              Whitehall Lane Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec-Reserve-Napa Valley-California-2008-14.5% Alcohol-$48.25-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark black garnet in color.  A full bodied Cab, with blackberry, currant, smoke and cocoa on spiced finish, drink now.  Watch out for glass stopper or you could break your corkscrew.          WS-89          CR-90          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                                […]

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                               INV B-72564-Marcelo Pelleriti Wines S.A.-Felepe Staiti-Vertigo-Malbec-Syrah-Valle Uco-Mendoza-Argentina-2012-15.0% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of muted dark fruits and some spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red blend, with black cherry, plum, licorice and spice on finish, better than last time, a big and full wine.          NR         CR-91         Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork […]

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                    Dashe Cellars-Zinfandel-Dry Creek Valley-California-2014-14.3% Alcohol-$25.00-A nose of some cherry and some spice, medium garnet in color.   A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, raspberry, some spice on uneven finish.          RP-90          WS-88          CR-86          Good with ribs, chicken, pasta.                             Rutherford Ranch-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-California-2015-13.5% Alcohol-$29.00-A nose of some dark fruit and some spice, dark […]

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