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                             Forgeron Cellars-Anvil-The Minnick-Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc-Merlot-Malbec-Petite Verdot-Minnick Hills Vineyard-Walla Walla Valley-Washington State-2018-15.0% Alcohol-$25.88-A nose of some dark fruit and some spice, garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Bordeaux red, with black cherry, raspberry, some pepper on finish.           NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                         Bodega Catena Zapata-D.V. Catena-Tinto Historico-Malbec-Bonarda-Petit Verdot-Mendoza-Argentina-2016-13.0% Alcohol-$17.99-A nose […]

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Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 792-Merlot-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2017-14.4% Alcohol-$20.00-A nose of dark fruits and some spices, dark garnet in color. A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, blackberry, a easy drinker.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Symington Family Estates-Warre’s-Late Bottled Vintage-Porto-Portugal-2008-20.0% Alcohol-$21.99-A ripe nose of spice and dark fruit, very dark, blackish in […]

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       Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 637-Cabernet Sauvignon-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2016-15.0% Alcohol-$12.00-A nose of black cherry and some spices, dark garnet in color. A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, plum, dust and spice on finish, a good value.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats,chicken, pasta. Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 847-Syrah-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2018-15.2% Alcohol-$15.40-A nose of black cherry […]

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Seven Hills Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon-Seven Hills Vineyard-Walla Walla Valley-Washington State-2015-14.9% Alcohol-$24.99-A nose of dark fruit and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, plum, dust and spices on finish.  Needs a short decant due to sediment.          RP-88          WS-91          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                    Jericho Canyon Vineyard-Cabernet Sauvignon-Jericho Creek-Napa […]

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                     Lauren Ashton Cellars-Cuvee Estelle-Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah-Petit Verdot-Malbec-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2015-14.8% Alcohol-$19.78-A nose of some muted dark fruits and some spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Bordeaux blend, with black cherry, currants, vanilla and some spice on finish.          RP-89          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 765-Zinfandel-Sierra Foothills-California-2018-15.2% Alcohol-$11.70-A nose […]

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     Lawrence Cellars-Gard Vintners-Lawrence Vineyards-Cabernet Sauvignon-Lawrence Vineyards-Columbia Valley-Walla Walla-Washington State-2016-14.0% Alcohol-$19.79-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackcurrants, black cherry, cocoa and smoke on spiced finish, easy drinking, a good QPR.          WS-91          WE-91          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken.                        Baer Winery-Ursa-Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec-Columbia Valley-Washington […]

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Upchurch Vineyard Update

In honor of Taste of Washington Wine Month, we will be offering 20% off of cases of our LTL wines all month long. Use Code: WAWINE at checkout online. Cheers! Offer expires March 31st. Shop Now Tasting Room Re-Opening this Friday, March 4th We are looking forward to welcoming guests back to our Red Mountain […]

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Linne Calodo Cellars-Slacker-Sterotype-Grenache-Syrah-Mourvedre-Paso Robles-California-2016-15.2% Alcohol-$35.70-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.   A medium to full bodied Rhone blend with black cherry, cassis, minerals and a  spiced finish.          NR          CR-90           Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                                                                                       Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 843-Cabernet Sauvignon-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2019-14.6% Alcohol-$10.50-A nose of some muted […]

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                                  Ferrari-Carano Mountain Winery-Tresor-Cabernet Sauvignon-Petit Verdot-Malbec-Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Sonoma County-California-2014-$35.99-A nose of cherry and spice, dark garnet in color.  A full bodied , with blackberry, cherry, and vanilla spice on long finish, nice label.          RP-90          WE-86          CR-90          Good with ribs, chicken and pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                    Requiem Wines-Cabernet Sauvignon-Walla Walla-Washington State-2018-14.7% Alcohol-$16.99-A nose of some dark […]

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          Joseph Carr-Josh Cellars-Josh-Reserve-Bourbon Barrel Aged-Cabernet Sauvignon-California-2019-14.5% Alcohol-$18.99-A nose of some dark fruits and some heat, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, currants, vanilla and spices, disjointed.         NR         CR-86         Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Sixto-Uncovered-Chardonnay-Washington State-2017-14.0% Alcohol-$28.99-A nose of citrus and some spice, medium golden in color.  A […]

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