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                                Havens Wine Cellars-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-California-2015-14.5% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of dark fruit and spice, medium garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Cab, with blueberry, cassis, some chocolate and spice, short decant.          RP-90          WE-86          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.         Marjorie & Stephane Gallet-L’Effet Papillon-Cueillette-Grenache Noir-Syrah-IGP Cotes Catalanes-France-2018-14.0% Alcohol-$15.00-A nose of some cherry and some […]

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                      Baer Winery-Ursa-Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Cabernet Sauvignon-Petit Verdot-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2013-14.8% Alcohol-$19.82-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied Bordeaux blend, with blackberry, black cherry, herbs and spices on finish.          WS-87          WE-91          CR-89          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.                                                Domaine De La Charbonniere-Cuvee Mourre Des Perdrix-Grenache-Syrah-Mourvedre-Chateauneuf-Du-Pape-France-2011-14.0% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of some […]

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                    Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 705-Zinfandel-Dry Creek Valley-Sonoma County-California-2017-15.9% Alcohol-$14.00-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.                       Ferdinand Labarthe-Font du Mirail-Grenache-Syrah-Cotes Du Rhone Villages-France-2017-14.5% Alcohol-$19.99-A nose of […]

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                              Whitehall Lane Winery-Tre Leoni-Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah-Zinfandel-Napa Valley-California-2016-14.7% Alcohol-$24.99-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A full bodied red blend, with blackberry, cassis, smoke and spice on  finish.          NR          CR-89          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.                       Chateau Rieussec-Sauternes-Grand Cru Classe 1855-Bordeaux-France-2015-.375-14.0% Alcohol-$38.99-A nose of candied sweet honey, golden in color.  A medium […]

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Sarl Lafage/Famille Lafage Mas Miraflors-Bastide-Syrah-Grenache-Cotes Du Roussillon-France-2017-14.5% Alcohol-$11.19-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied Rhone blend, with black cherry, raspberry, smoke and spice on finish, a good QPR.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                        Bodegas Lamadrid-Bonarda-Reserva-Single Vineyard-Agrelo-Argentina-2010-14.0% Alcohol-$17.99-A bold nose of dark fruit […]

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                Bodegas Grupo Yllera, S.L.-Boada-Campo de Bueyes-Reserva-Tempranillo-Ribera Del Duero-Spain-2012-14.0%-$24.99-A nose of some muted dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, plum, licorice and spice on finish, very good not great.          WS-86          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Xavier Vins SARL-100%-Grenache-Syrah-Mourvedre-Cinsault-Carignan-Marselan-Cotes Du Rhone-France-2016-14.5% Alcohol-$18.00-A nose of […]

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                           Baer Winery-Callisto-Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah-Merlot-Petit Verdot-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2014-14.6% Alcohol-$19.88-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied Bordeaux blend, with blackberry, black cherry, herbs, spices on long finish, a good value.          WE-91          CR-89          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.                                       Chateau Malbec-Bordeaux-Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc-Malbec-France-2014-14.0% Alcohol-$12.98-A nose of some dark fruit […]

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                      Pull Wines-BDX-Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Paso Robles-California-2016-14.8% Alcohol-$13.26-A nose of some dark fruit and some spice, garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red blend, with black cherry, plum, some vanilla and spice on finish, a good QPR.          WE-90          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Chateau De Myrat-Sauternes-Grand Cru-Bordeaux-France-2009-14.0%-Alcohol-$19.98-(.375)-A nose of sweet honey and fruit, light […]

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                                Beran & Steorra Wines-Zinfandel-Sonoma Valley-California-2014-15.3% Alcohol-$21.99-A nose of black cherry and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Zin, with black cherry, plum, licorice and spices on finish, a good value.          WS-87          CR-89          Good with ribs, chicken, pasta.                                        Domaine Olivier Hillaire-Vieilles Vignes-Grenache-Syrah-Cotes Du Rhone-France-2016-13.5% Alcohol-$14.00-A nose of some dark fruit […]

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                      Yates Family Vineyard-Alden Perry Reserve-Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Mount Veeder-Napa Valley-California-2012-14.8% Alcohol-$52.00-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Bordeaux blend, with blackberry, black currants, rich and layered, dark chocolate and spice on long finish.  A delicious bottle of wine, drink now.          NR         CR-90          Good with steak, chicken, […]

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