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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                             Chateau La Bastide-Corbieres-Syrah-Grenache-Mourvedre-France-2013-14.0% Alcohol-$10.00-A nose of some dark fruit and some spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Rhone blend, with cassis, plum, spice on finish, pizza wine.          RP-85          CR-85          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                              Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 652-Petite Sirah-Red Hills-Lake County-California-2016-15.4% Alcohol-$12.75-A nose of dark fruit and some spice, […]

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Siduri Wines Update

THE WINES OUR STORY WINE CLUB Allow us to introduce you to a few of our newly-released wines from the 2017 vintage! Order 3+ bottles using code NEW17 and we will give you 10% off plus the shipping is included! Can’t find what you are looking for? Contact Kieran at 707.857.1557 or email kieran.murphy@siduri.com 2017 […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Linne Calodo Cellars-Rising Tides-Grenache-Syrah-Mourvedre-Paso Robles-California-2012-15.3% Alcohol-$60.00-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.  A full-bodied Rhone blend, with flavors of blueberry, black raspberry, and cassis, finishes with licorice and herbs and spices. In a good drinking zone.  Linne Calodo is a great place to visit if in the Central Coast area.           RP-95          […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                     Cantine Di Ora-Galadino-Appassito-Primitivo-Tipica-Italy-2017-14.0% Alcohol-$14.99-A nose of dark cherry and spices, garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Zin, with black cherry, raspberry, vanilla and spice on finish, a good QPR.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Pedroncelli Winery-Mother Clone–Zinfandel-Dry Creek Valley-Sonoma County-California-2017-14.9% Alcohol-$14.99-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, dark garnet […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Rabble Wine Company-Cabernet Sauvignon-MossFire Ranch-Paso Robles-California-2017-14.12% Alcohol-$14.99-A nose of some red fruit and some spice, garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, plum, some herbs and spice on finish, cool label is better than the wine. Second label of  Tooth & Nail the hip millennial Paso winery.        WE-88          CR-85          Good […]

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Onesta Wines Update

Celebrate life with wines that feed the soul. Wine Lovers, It’s been an exciting start to 2019 for Onesta Wines! To kick off the year, Wine Business Monthly, a wine industry insider’s publication, awarded Onesta as one of their top 10 Hot Brands in 2018.  Check out the full page write up on me and […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Stag’s Leap Winery-Petite Sirah-Napa Valley-California-201-14.1% Alcohol-$26.98-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.  A full bodied red, with blueberry, plum, licorice and spices on finishes, drink now.          WE-90          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                          DC Flynt MW Selections-Kirkland Signature-Cabernet Sauvignon-Rutherford-Napa Valley-California-2016-14.7% Alcohol-$17.99-A nose of some dark fruit and some spice, dark […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Martinelli Winery, Inc.-Red Barn Ridge-Zinfandel-Syrah-Russian River Valley-California-2014-15.3% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of dark fruit and spice, some heat, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Zin blend, with black cherry, cassis, cinnamon and spice on long finish, a big wine, was very good.          NR          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                             Cameron […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                                    Angry Bunch Wines-Zinfandel-Lodi-California-2014-14.5% Alcohol-$22.00-A nose of black cherry and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, raspberries, a bit disjointed this time.          WE-86          CR-86          Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 540-Cabernet Sauvignon-Lodi-California-2015-14.5% Alcohol-$10.20-A nose of some dark fruit and some spices, medium garnet in […]

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Cellar Angels Update

Summer Wine Club Release Sign up for the Library or Tasting Room Club by May 31st and receive a pair of FREE crystal wine stems ($100 value!) Browse Collection As your private online wine sommelier, Cellar Angels brings you unprecedented access to Napa and Sonoma’s highest caliber, limited production wines rarely available in the market.  […]

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