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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

 

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Hunt Family Cellars-Bon Vivant-Cabernet Sauvignon-Destiny Vineyards-Derek Heights Section-Paso Robles-California-2003-$19.99-A nose of dark cherry and spice, dark amber in color.  A smooth, dry, full bodied Cab, with black cherry, cassis,  dark chocolate and spiced oak finish, very good but not great.                     WE-90                CR-90                  Good with ribs, chicken, pasta.

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I’M (Isabel Mondavi) Wines-I Love Pinot Noir-Pinot Noir-Willamette Valley-Oregon-2006- $28.98-Nice nose of strawberries, a little spice. Good Pinot Noir color, light to medium in color.  A nice drinking smooth wine, little spice with strawberries, cream.  This is one of the first couple vintages for I’M Wines, Michael Mondavi and his wife Isabel along with son Rob started this winery to make small production artistry wines.              NR                 CR-89                Good with seafood, pasta, chicken.

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