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Robert Biale Vineyards Update

  The Robert Biale gift sets are the perfect treat for the Zinfandel & Petite Sirah enthusiasts and include a logo gift box. Robert’s Riches Zinfandel Set with Wood Box 2015 Black Chicken Zinfandel 2015 Pagani Ranch Zinfandel Retail $100 Club $90 Purchase Dave’s Diamonds Napa Heritage Set with Wood Box 2015 Black Chicken Zinfandel […]

CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

    Finca La Luz S.A.-Callejon Del Crimen-Mlabec-Gran Reserva-Valle De Uco-Mendoza-Argentina-2014-14.8% Alcohol-$15.99-A nose of some dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color. A medium to full bodied red with black cherry, plum, licorice and spices on long finish, a good QPR.          WE-90          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.           […]

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Cameron Hughes Wine Update

  Dear Friends, Just thought I’d drop in and fill you in on some of the wines in our store that are drinking exceptionally well right now, and give you a glimpse into what your fellow wine lovers are scooping up the most! Lot 606 2014 Rutherford Cabernet – What can I say that hasn’t […]

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    Raymond Vineyards-Reserve Selection-Cabernet Sauvignon-Petit Verdot-Malbec-Petite Sirah-Napa Valley-California-2014-14.5% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of rich dark fruits, dark garnet in color.   A full bodied red with blackberry, and black cherry, currants, chocolate spice finish.  Too young to drink, decant, special velvet label for 40th Anniversary.          RP-93          WS-92          WE-92           CR-89           Good with steak, chicken, pasta.            Dc […]

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    Clarendon Hills Vineyard-Syrah-Clarendon-Bakers Gully-Australia-2007-14.5% Alcohol-$24.99-A bold nose of dark fruits and spice, dark garnet in color.   A full bodied single vineyard red, with blackberry, blueberry, with a spiced finish, still needs a long decant.           RP-92           WS-92           WE-89           CR-91           Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.       Tensley Wine, Inc.-Syrah-Santa Barbara […]

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    Yates Family Vineyard-Fleur De Veeder-Merlot-Mount Veeder-California-2012-14.9% Alcohol-$37.00-A nose of sweet dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.   A full bodied, delicious Merlot, yes it’s a Merlot, 100%, cassis, raspberry, velvet favors, mocha, a very long finish.          NR          CR-91          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.       Robert Mondavi Winery-Cabernet […]

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    Linne Calodo Cellars-Cherry Red-Zinfandel (Cherry Vineyard)-Mourvedre (Booker Vineyard)-Syrah (Denner and Lock Vineyards)-Paso Robles-California-2009-15.7% Alcohol-$56.00-A bold nose of dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color.  A full bodied red blend, with  black cherry, blueberry, smoky, with licorice and spices on long finish.  Still needs a short decant, at its peak, drink now.          RP-92          […]

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                     Teira Wines-Zinfandel-Sonoma County-California-2014-14.5% Alcohol-$17.00-A nose of dark cherry and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red with black cherry, plum, toasty vanilla and spice on long finish, very good.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                  Produit Et Mis En Boutelle Par-Kirkland Signature-Malbec-Mendoza-Argentina-2015-13.0% Alcohol-$6.99-A […]

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                              Vineyard Block Estate-Block 217-Reserve-Cabernet Sauvignon-Horse Heaven Hills-Washington State-2015-14.1% Alcohol-$12.70-A nose of dark fruit and some spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, plum, licorice and spices on finish, a good value.          NR          CR-88          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                        Kysela Pere Et Fils,LTD-Cuvee […]

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    Guicciardini Strozzi-Sodole-Sangiovese-Toscana-Italy-2010-14.0% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of cherry and some spice, medium garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red with black cherry, earth, licorice and spice on finish, easy drinking.          WS-89          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.        Ground Effect Wine Co-Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc-Santa Ynez Valley-California-2014-14.5%  Alcohol-$17.49-A nose of dark fruits […]

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  Bedrock Wine Co-Zinfandel-Old Vine-Sonoma-California-2014-14.4% Alcohol-$23.99-A nose of black cherry and spices, dark garnet in color. A medium to full bodied Zin, with black cherry, black raspberry, licorice and spices on finish, easy drinking, a very good QPR.          WS-91          CR-91          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.       Vinos Santa Ema S.A.-Reserva-Cabernet […]

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