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Long Meadow Ranch Update

  Farmstead Events Winery Food-centric wines: Farmstead by Long Meadow Ranch Try a kale salad with our Chardonnay, wash down pulled pork sliders with the Pinot Noir, or pair grilled lamb burgers with Cabernet Sauvignon. ORDER WINE LMR Corral Club Members receive complimentary ground shipping on all orders. FORWARD TO A FRIEND | VIEW IN […]

CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

    Gundlach Bundschu Winery-Reserve-Cabernet Sauvignon-Petit Verdot-Malbec-Estate Vineyard-Sonoma Valley-California-2006-14.3% Alcohol-$39.99-A big nose of dark fruit and spices, dark purple in color.  A full bodied Bordeaux blend, with blackberry, currant, mocha, coffee and spices on long finish.  Still needs a good decant, great label.          NR          CR-92          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.         One Cork Bonus.     […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                            Whitehall Lane Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec-Reserve-Napa Valley-California-2008-14.5% Alcohol-$48.25-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark black garnet in color.  A full bodied Cab, with blackberry, currant, smoke and cocoa on spiced finish, still lots of life left.  Watch out for glass stopper or you could break your corkscrew.          WS-89          CR-91          Good with steak, chicken, […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

    Foley Johnson-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-California-2010-14.0% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, currants, chocolate and spices on ling finish. A very good Cab, decant, still young.          RP-89          WS-86          CR-91          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                                                Elyse […]

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Linne Calodo Cellars Update

  Greetings! Just a friendly REMINDER that we have a few tickets remaining for both events this summer. A few of you have asked about the Harvest Party event this year.  This year we will hold two evening parties in September (11th and 12th) in place of the Harvest Party. We are excited about these […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

      Truett Hurst Winery-Zinfandel-Rattler Rock-Old Vine-Dry Creek Valley-Sonoma County-California-2012-15.8% Alcohol-$29.69-A nose of black cherry and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Zin, with black cherry, raspberry, jammy chocolate and spices on long finish, very good.          RP-93          WS-88          CR-91          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                 […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

              Outcast Wines-Merlot-Oak Knoll District-Napa Valley-California-2009-14.4% Alcohol-$26.99-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blueberry, blackberry, licorice and spice on finish, still needs a decant.          NR          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.   Barrel Head Cellars-Matthew Joseph-Cabernet Sauvignon-California-2012-14.5% Alcohol-$13.25-A […]

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Jeff Yates Update

  Greetings from St. Helena, in the heart of the beautiful Napa Valley,       Hope you remember me, Jeff Yates, from my many years of running the St. Helena Wine Merchants. Unfortunately, due to the economy in 2009, I had to close the store. However, I have remained in the wine business, consulting for several […]

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Cellar Tracker Update

  Wine Reviews & Cellar Management Tools Newsletter We are very excited to announce the availability of a significant update to our free CellarTracker apps for iPhone, iPad, Android, and Windows Phone! (NOTE: The Windows Phone version might not be available for up to 24 hours.) In partnership with Vivino, we now offer a visual […]

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Red Car Update

  West of West Wine Festival (WOW) A Weekend in Wine Country Sebastopol, CA July 31st – August 2nd   Summer is quickly approaching and harvest 2015 is not far behind!  We are delighted to invite you to join us at the beginning of another harvest season by celebrating the unique terroir and beauty of […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                                              Bodegas Numanthia-Termes-Tempranillo-Tinta de Toro-Spain-2011-15.0% Alcohol-$19.99-A nose of dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.  A full bodied red, with blackberry, cassis, espresso, finishes with chocolate and spice, an enjoyable wine, better 2nd day.          WS-91          WE-91          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                          Fincas […]

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