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    Si Vintners-Si.-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec-Petit Verdot-Margaret River-Australia-2014-13.4% Alcohol-$17.77-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color. A medium to full bodied red blend, with blackberry, black cherry, licorice and spices on finish, a bit disjointed.          NR          CR-86          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                                       Proviva S.R.L.-Maipe-Chakana Wines-Malbec-Reserve-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-14.0% Alcohol-$12.99-A nose […]

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    Zorzal Wines-Eggo-Tinto De Tiza-Malbec-Cabernet Franc-Cabernet Sauvignon-Tupungato-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-13.5% Alcohol-$23.95-A nose of some dark fruit and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, plum, licorice, smoke and spice on finish, very good.          RP-94          WE-91          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.     Locations Wine-F-4-Grenache-Syrah-Roussillon-Rhone-France-NV-15.0% Alcohol-$15.29-A nose […]

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    Finca La Luz S.A.-Callejon Del Crimen-Mlabec-Gran Reserva-Valle De Uco-Mendoza-Argentina-2014-14.8% Alcohol-$15.99-A nose of some dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color. A medium to full bodied red with black cherry, plum, licorice and spices on long finish, a good QPR.          WE-90          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.           […]

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                     Teira Wines-Zinfandel-Sonoma County-California-2014-14.5% Alcohol-$17.00-A nose of dark cherry and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red with black cherry, plum, toasty vanilla and spice on long finish, very good.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                  Produit Et Mis En Boutelle Par-Kirkland Signature-Malbec-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-13.0% Alcohol-$6.99-A […]

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    Chateau De Beaucastel-Pierre Perrin-Grenache-Syrah-Mourvedre-Cotes-Du-Rhone-France-2014-13.5% Alcohol-$19.37-A nose of dark cherry and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Rhone blend, with black cherry, raspberry, tea and white pepper on long finish, very good, still young.          RP-88          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                         B-87696-Mendoza […]

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                          Bodegas Tobia, S.L.-Oscar Tobia-Reserva-Tempranillo-Graciano-Rioja-Spain-2010-14.5% Alcohol-$19.99-A nose of dark fruit and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red blend, with black cherry, plum, licorice and spices on finish, good not great.          RP-88+          WS-91          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.     INV A73337-Alma De Los Andes-Malbec-Reserva-Mendoza-Argentina-2013-13.7% Alcohol-$11.99-A nose of […]

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  Rutini Wines-Trumpeter-Malbec-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-12.5% Alcohol-$9.98-A nose of some funk and dark fruit, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red with blackberry, plum, soil and spice on finish, got better once funk blew off.          WS-87          WE-87          CR-86          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                     RE 7245-Bodegas Crapula & Lanena-NdQ-Nacido […]

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                             Proviva S.R.L.-Maipe-Chakana Wines-Malbec-Reserve-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-14.0% Alcohol-$12.99-A nose of dark fruit and some spice, dark black in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, berry, plum,  smoke and spice on finish.  A very good QPR.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                           Bodega Melipal-Malbec-Lujan de Cuyo-Mendoza-Argentina-2014-14.9% Alcohol-$14.99-A nose of some dark […]

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Proviva S.R.L.-Chakana-Estate Selection-Malbec-Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah-Valle De Uco-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-14.0% Alcohol-$17.99-A nose of dark fruit and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with dark berries, plum, chocolate and spice on finish,  easy drinking.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                          Three Thieves Wine-Cabernet Sauvignon-California-2014-13.5% Alcohol-$9.99-A nose of some muted fruit and spice, […]

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            Vina Dona Paula S.A.-Estate-Malbec-Valle De Uco-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-14.3% Alcohol-$12.99-A nose of some dark fruit and some spice, garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, plum, dust and spice on finish, average at best.          RP-90          WS-85          CR-86          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                                    Tuck Beckstoffer Wines- […]

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