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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                           Murphy-Goode Winery-Homefront Red-Merlot-Petite Sirah-Zinfnadel-California-2011-13.5% Alcohol-$17.99-A nose of some dark fruit and some spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red blend, with black cherry, raspberry, vanilla and spice on finish, easy drinking.          WE-85          CR-85          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                                         Sokol Blosser Winery-Evolution-18 Edition-Sémillon-Riesling-Müller-Thurgau-Pinot Gris-Gewürztraminer- Muscat-Chardonnay-Oregon-NV-12.0% Alcohol-$17.99-A nose of […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                       Boedga INV No B-73235-Puerto Ancona S.A.-Tikal-Patriota-Malbcec-Bonarda-Mendoza-Argentina-2012-13.8% Alcohol-$15.99-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark black purple in color.  A full bodied red blend, with blackberry, plum, chocolate and spices on long finish.  A big wine, a good value.          RP-89         WS-91 (WS #45 Top 2014)          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.        […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

    Shea Wine Cellars-Pinot Noir-Shea Vineyard-Willamette Valley-Oregon-2010-$33.31-A classic Pinot nose of dark fruit and earth and spice, dark ruby in color.   A medium to full bodied Pinot Noir, black cherry, raspberry, spices on finish , a solid and well valued Pinot.          RP-90          WS-91          CR-90          Good with chicken, meats, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.     […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                                    Lenne-Pinot Noir-Yamhill Carlton-Oregon-2011-13.5% Alcohol-$31.99-A nose of black cherry and spices, medium garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, berry, tea and spices on finish, very good.          RP-89          WS-90          CR-90          Good with seafood, cheeses, salads.          One Cork Bonus.                        Cantine Cavalierino SI-852-Chiccheio-Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot-Montepulciano-Toscana-Italy-2010-13.5% […]

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Sokol Blosser Update

  Sokol Blosser Becomes B Corp Certified Wow. We are so thrilled to share our news with you today. Sokol Blosser Winery is now B Corp Certified. With every vintage, our goal is to produce the highest quality and best wine that reflects that year’s growing season and our hillside vineyard location.  We also want […]

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Sokol Blosser Winery Update

  A Very Merry Snowball Fight Featuring Sokol Blosser Winery Happy Holidays! From Your Sokol Blosser Winery Team: Alex Sokol Blosser, Winemaker & Second Generation Winegrower Alison Sokol Blosser, CEO & Second Generation Winegrower Mariano Oliver, Global Brand Ambassador Sara Manucy, Brand Ambassador Lee Medina, Brand Ambassador The Nose and the Flashlight First Edition Coming […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                                              Fiancetto Wine Co.-Franciscan Loam-Cabernet Sauvignon-Spring Mountain District-Napa Valley-2009-14.5% Alcohol-$29.00-A nose of dark fruit and some spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Cab, with blackberry, currants, some cocoa and spice on finish, good not great.          NR          CR-88          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                                  Purple Hands Wine-Pinot Noir-Stoller […]

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Sokol Blosser Update

  Sokol Blosser Harvest 2014 in Full Swing Harvest 2014 is here! Our 2014 growing season was filled with hot and dry weather, and we anticipate that to continue as we begin picking our estate Pinot Noir today. Harvesting for Sparkling Wine Last week, we started harvest early to pick a portion of our estate […]

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Sokol Blosser Update

    Wine Enthusiast and Sunset International Wine Competition: Sokol Blosser & Evolution Win Big! 2012 Willamette Valley Pinot Gris – 93 Points & awarded Editors’ Choice 2010 Dundee Hills Pinot Noir – 91 Points 2010 Estate Cuvée Pinot Noir – 91 Points Click here to download new shelf talkers featuring these wines. We are […]

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Alex Sokol Blosser Takes Over As Winemaker At Sokol Blosser

  Alex Sokol Blosser Takes Over as Winemaker Acid, complexity and fruit come together in a special way for Pinot Noir here in the Willamette Valley. When the growing season coorperates, this trifecta of flavor inspires the Pinot Noir drinkers of the world. – Alex Sokol Blosser, Winemaker It brings us joy to share that […]

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