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      Bodegas Norton S.A.-Malbec-Reserva-Mendoza-Argentina-2013-14.5% Alcohol-$12.99-A nose of dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied Malbec, with black cherry, plum, blackberry, finishes with smoke and spice, maybe an off bottle, a bit disjointed.          RP-89          WS-83          CR-86          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.   Winery Los Toneles Inv N B-70417-Tonel […]

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                                  Bear Flag Wine-Zinfandel-Sonoma County-California-2015-15.3% Alcohol-$24.99-A nose of black cherry and some spice, dark garnet in color,  A medium to full bodied Zin, with black cherry, blueberry, vanilla and spice on finish, good not great.          NR          CR-88          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.            Bodega El Esteco-Don David-Malbec-Reserve-Calchaqui Valley-Argentina-2016-13.9% Alcohol-$11.99-A nose of some […]

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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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