New Wine Arrivals

Chateau Saint-Roch Chimeres 2012
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93"Made from 60% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 10% Carignan, the 2012 Cotes du Roussillon Villages Chimeres is mind-blowing stuff that comes from 100- to 105-year-old vines and spent 8-12 months in a combination of 500-liter barrels and concrete vats. From primarily schist soils, it boast
Item Number: 16631
Case: $179.40

Xavier Vins Cotes du Rhone 2010
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90"Composed of 70% Grenache and the rest Mourvedre and Syrah, the 2010 Cotes du Rhone was aged in wood barrels (one-third) and tank (two-thirds). It possesses copious notes of garrigue, loamy soil, balsam wood, underbrush, kirsch and blacker fruits. This medium-bodied 2010 is ideal
Item Number: 16709
Case: $155.40
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Brancaia 'Tre' Red Blend 2011
95  Decanter 
Decanter 95" Mainly Sangiovese (80%), with Cabernet and Merlot making up the blend, this is a great red made from grapes harvested in Chianti Classico and Maremma. The nose shows prunes, cassis, sweet spice and cedar tones, while the glossy palate boasts red, black and blue berries plus pepper
Item Number: 16486
Case: $191.40

Vetus Flor de Vetus 2009
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90+"This is the first release of the entry level offering, the 2009 Flor de Vetus made from 100% Tinta de Toro. Deep purple in color, it offers up a mildly brooding bouquet with hints of tar, chocolate, espresso, spice box, and assorted black fruits. Dense on the palate with layers
Item Number: 16472
Case: $179.40

Tikves Wines 'Barovo' Red Blend 2011
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93"The 2011 Barovo is a blend of 65% Kratosija and 35% Vranec (both indigenous grape varieties) that was aged half in new barrels and half in concrete tank. Coming from vineyards lying at 1700 meters and inky black in color, it offers decadent aromas and flavors of blackcurrants,
Item Number: 16470
Case: $203.40
Not avail for immediate pickup

Torbreck 'RunRig' Shiraz 2010
100  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 100" Deep garnet-black with a hint of purple to the color, the 2010 RunRig taunts at first with a slightly closed nose before it engages with subtle kirsch, preserved plum, dried mulberry and Christmas cake notes intermingled with hints of violets, cinnamon stick, mocha and game.
Item Number: 16672
Case: $2,135.40

Muga 'Gran Reserva' Prado Enea 2005
95  Wine Advocate 
Wine advocate 95"The 2005 Prado Enea Gran Reserva spends 36-months in oak, nine months in new oak after which it is racked into American oak that is “semi-new” (i.e. a new barrel that is “broken in” with a wine beforehand). It has an unashamedly opulent bouquet of primal, ripe, boysenberry,
Item Number: 16554
Case: $575.40

Ken Wright 'Willamette' Pinot Noir 2012
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91"Editor's Choice""Ken Wright produces more than a dozen single-vineyard Pinots in any given vintage. This wine, which sells for a fraction of the cost of those wines, uses many of the same grapes. It’s an astonishing value, lushly fruited, tangy and laced with appealing
Item Number: 16482
Case: $287.40

Produttori del Barbaresco Barbaresco 2010
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92"Beautiful aromas of white truffles, plums and berries. HInts of spices. Full to medium body with fine tannins and beautiful licorice, berry and fennel seed. Very pretty length. Drinkable now but better in 2015."~J.S.Vinous Media 89+"The 200 Barbaresco is a pretty, slender
Item Number: 16598
Case: $323.40

Luca 'Uco Valley' Malbec 2012
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"Very suave and polished, with ripe, pure flavors of blackberry, hoisin sauce and black pepper. Finely textured, this is packed with tar and roasted plum notes, showing plenty of licorice snap and dark chocolate accents on the powerful finish."Wine Advocate 92"The 2012
Item Number: 16643
Case: $311.40

Pahlmeyer Pinot Noir 2011
92  International Wine Cellar 
International Wine Cellar 92"Medium red. Reticent, musky nose opens to reveal perfumed notes of red berries, rose petal, spices and herbs. Supple and velvety on the palate, with lovely harmonious acidity framing the tangy, concentrated red fruit flavors. Offers a lovely combination of silkiness of
Item Number: 16507
Case: $851.40

EQ by Matetic Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2013
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93"The 2013 EQ Coastal Sauvignon Blanc has to be one of the finest Sauvignons I tasted from Chile. The 2013 was a cool vintage in Casablanca, and produced a wine that has fresh, marine and herbal aromas, all of them in a subtle, elegant way. It is both fresh and ripe, with a light to
Item Number: 16551
Case: $191.40

Pahlmeyer Proprietary Red 2011
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92-94"The 2011 Red Blend fleshes out beautifully in the glass. Raspberry jam, flowers and sweet herbs are all woven together nicely. This is a decidedly mid-weight, gracious wine that is likely to offer considerable early and medium-term appeal. Expressive notes reappear to frame the
Item Number: 16537
Case: $1,499.40

Cune 'Monopole' Viura 2013
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"This focused white shows bright, juicy flavors of white peach and Meyer lemon, with herbal and mineral accents. The texture is quite rich, but crisp, citrusy acidity keeps this lively. Drink now through 2017. "" 100% Viura. All grapes come from the 'Rioja Alta' subzone, where
Item Number: 16615
Case: $119.40

Emilio Moro Tempranillo 2011
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92"The 2011 Emilio Moro is pure Tempranillo from different vineyards on different soils (clay, chalk and stone) fermented with indigenous yeasts in stainless steel vats and aged for one year in barrels, 50% French and 50% American. It’s dark, almost opaque, a little closed,
Item Number: 16682
Case: $227.40

Sigalas 'Aa' Assyrtiko/Athiri 2013
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 - MS"The 2013 Aa is a blend of 75% Assyrtiko and 25% Athiri. (Remember that "Aa" is simply the new name and packaging for the familiar blend Sigalas marketed as Asirtiko / Athiri for many years.) There are times when I think that this is one of the more underrated wines on the
Item Number: 16545
Case: $179.40

Dominus Proprietary Red 2011
94  Antonio Galloni 
Antonio Galloni 94"Savory herbs, menthol, smoke and licorice are some of the aromas that open up in the glass in the 2011 Dominus. This is a relatively immediate, expressive Dominus with plenty of near-term appeal. The style is open and succulent for the year, with lovely balance and poise.
Item Number: 16591

Mollydooker 'Enchanted Path' Shiraz/Cabernet 2012
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92+"The very deep purple-black colored 2012 Enchanted Path is a blend of 60% Shiraz and 40% Cabernet Sauvignon that offers a lovely perfume of cassis and black cherry compote, some pencil shavings, vanilla and mocha notes. Very full, rich and powerful with a nice backbone of firm,
Item Number: 16623

Tierra Divina 'Za Zin' Zinfandel 2010
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92" One of the “12 Zins of Lodi 2014,” it was chosen in a judging by the Lodi Winegrape Commission to represent the region’s finest. The deep red-black color is saturated to the rim. Deep, evocative aromas lead to ripe cherry, boysenberry, chocolate and nutmeg flavors that echo on
Item Number: 16664
Case: $179.40

Bourcier-Martinot Macon Recolte 2013
201  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 88"2013 Macon is slightly more perfumed with similar crisp acids interwoven with elegant, slightly honeyed citrus flavors as well as that naked, fresh minerality and fruit character that makes Macon so appealing. Both are best consumed in their first several years of life. These are
Item Number: 16755
Case: $167.40

Clos Mont Olivet 'Cuvee Papet' Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2012
96  Stephen Tanzer 
Stephen Tanzer 94-96"Brilliant ruby. Spice- and mineral-accented red fruits and lavender on the intensely perfumed nose. Juicy, focused and pure, with excellent depth to its raspberry and cherry compote flavors. Puts on weight with air without any loss of vibrancy. The mineral element carries
Item Number: 16461

Produttori del Barbaresco Nebbiolo Langhe 2012
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"Enticing aromas and flavors of rose, raspberry, strawberry and spice enhance this elegant, balanced red. Tightens up a little on the finish, where pure berry notes linger. Best from 2015 through 2023. 10,000 cases made."-BS
Item Number: 16522
Case: $191.40

Clos Saint-Jean Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes 2012
95  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92-95"Made from older vines and a tank-aged blend of roughly 85% Grenache and the balance Mourvedre and Syrah, the 2012 Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes has additional levels of kirsch, garrigue, ground herbs and black raspberry as well as a full-bodied, decadently textured
Item Number: 16478
Case: $563.40

Glatzer Gruner Veltliner 2013
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90"Green pear peel, fresh cucumber and ripe, golden pears all unite to make a rounded, toothsome food wine that’s also crisp and savory. — A.K. (8/1/2014)"" Grown in sandy loam soils in Carnuntum, the 2013 Glatzer Gruner Veltliner is consistently one of the best valued
Item Number: 16483
Case: $143.40

Veramonte 'Ritual' Sauvignon Blanc 2012
93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93"This is intense and energetic with sliced lemon, pear and slate character. Salty too. Full body, with wonderful acidity and a dynamic finish. All about texture. Mostly fermented in old barrels with some concrete and stainless. Plenty of battonage for about eight months. Screw
Item Number: 16677
Case: $179.40