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Mollydooker Wines-Carnival of Love-Shiraz-McLaren Vale-Australia-2014-16.0% Alcohol-$57.99-A nose of bold fruit and spice,  dark black purple in color.  A bold full bodied red, with plum, blueberry, bacon and spice on finish, needs a long decant, a great wine, cool label..          RP-95          WS-95          CR-93          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus. Calla Lily Estate & Winery-Ultimate […]

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Cameron Hughes Wines Update

CHWINE.COM CAMERON HUGHES | 800.805.1971 (MONDAY-FRIDAY, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. PST) To ensure that you continue receiving our emails, please add us to your address book or safe list. Got this as a forward? Sign up to receive our future emails! Manage your subscription preferences or unsubscribe. Cameron Hughes Wine 251 Rhode Island St Ste 207, […]

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                 Domaine Albin Jacumin-La Begude Des Papes-Chateauneuf-Du-Pape-Grenache-Syrah-Mourvèdre-France-2013-14.0%-$24.88-A nose of some spice, ruby in color.  A medium bodied red, with raspberry, cherry, some white pepper and spice, not bad but nothing special.          RP-88          CR-88          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.     Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 685-Zinfandel-Knights Valley-Sonoma County-California-2017-14.0% Alcohol-$15.00-A nose of black cherry and some spices, dark garnet […]

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                  K Vintners-Little K-Syrah-Frenchman Hills Vineyard-Washington State-2016-14.0% Alcohol-$14.99-A nose of some dark fruit and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, black cherry, some tar and spice on finish.  A very good QPR.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                     Robert Hall Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon-Paso Robles-California-2017-15.0% Alcohol-$13.98-A nose […]

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                      Robert Biale Vineyards-Royal Punishers-Petite Sirah-Rutherford-Napa Valley-2012-15.9% Alcohol-$45.90-A big nose of dark fruit and spices, dark black purple in color. A full bodied red, with blackberry, blueberry, licorice and spices on long finish.  In a good drinking zone.          RP-90          WS-92          CR-91         Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.               Hawk and Horse Vineyards-Petite Sirah-Red […]

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Dandelion Vineyards-Pedro Ximinez XXXO-Port-Legacy of Australia-Australia-NV-19.0% Alcohol-(.375) $19.99-A nose of some sweet nutty mixture, medium brown in color.  A medium bodied desert wine, with honeyed walnuts, made in a tawny style, decent not great.          RP-93          CR-88          Good with ice cream, deserts. David Arthur Vineyards-Meritaggio-Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Petite Verdot-Sangiovese-Napa Valley-California-2015-14.9%-$19.87-A nose of some dark fruits and some […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                      Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 727-Merlot-Knights Valley-Sonoma County-California-2018-15.5% Alcohol-$16.00-A nose of black cherry and some spices, dark garnet in color. A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, raspberry, vanilla and spice on finish, a good value.          NR          CR-88          Good with meats,chicken, pasta.                 Broquel Winery-Kirkland Signature-Malbec-Mendoza-Argentina-2018-13.5% Alcohol-$6.99-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, […]

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Tensley Wine Inc.-Syrah-Vineyard-Santa Barbara County-California-2017-14.8% Alcohol-$19.97-A nose of blooding dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, blueberry, licorice and spice on finish, a great QPR, decant.          RP-91          WS-93          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.    Robert Hall Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon-Paso Robles-California-2017-15.0% Alcohol-$13.98-A nose of […]

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                              Conn Valley Vineyards-Anderson’s-Reserve-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-2006-15.1% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of dark fruit and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red with  black cherry, blackberry, licorice and spices on long finish, short decant, a great wine.         NR            CR-93            Good with streak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.       Linne Calodo Cellars-Cherry Red-Zinfandel-Mourvedre-Syrah-Tannat-Tempranillo-Paso Robles-California-2014-16.2% Alcohol-$76.00-A […]

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                       Boedga INV No B-73235-Puerto Ancona S.A.-Tikal-Patriota-Malbec-Bonarda-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-13.5% Alcohol-$18.99-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark black purple in color.  A full bodied red blend, with blackberry, plum, chocolate and spices on finish.  A solid wine every year.          RP-90         WS-88         CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta    Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 685-Zinfandel-Knights Valley-Sonoma County-California-2017-14.0% Alcohol-$15.00-A nose of […]

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