Robert Parker


Orin Swift 'Machete' Red Wine 2014
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96  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 96 "The 2014 Proprietary Red Blend Machete finished at 15.7% natural alcohol and is a blend of Petite Sirah, Syrah and Grenache aged 10 months in 40% new French oak. This wine, at 15,500 cases, is telltale opaque bluish/purple with a super nose of barbecue meat and herbs,
Item Number: 21060
Bottle:$48.95
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Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
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93  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 93 “A stunning Cabernet Sauvignon and a classic example of Napa viticulture,this blend of 75.5% Cabernet Sauvignon and the rest Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot and Malbec, was aged just over two years in oak. Loads of sweet blackcurrant fruit, cocoa, a touch of toast, earth, and
Item Number: 21120
Bottle:$32.45
Case: $389.40
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Riondo Prosecco Brut NV
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90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 "This effusively fruity, light-bodied offering offers terrific floral notes, persistent effervescence, and a clean, delicate finish. There is not much body or weight in this crystal clean, pure, sparkling white. It is an ideal aperitif to enjoy over the next year. It is an amazing
Item Number: 4543
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Louis M. Martini 'Sonoma' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 "One of the best values in Cabernet Sauvignon anywhere in the world remains Louis Martini’s Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon. The 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma County (89% Cabernet Sauvignon, 4% Merlot and the rest Petite Sirah, Cabernet Franc and other varieties) is just a beautiful
Item Number: 22102
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Patrick Bottex Bugey-Cerdon 'La Cueille' NV
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90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 "This cuvee may qualify as the 'wine bargain of the year.' A Champagne-like sparkling rose from the largely forgotten area of Bugey (which only received appellation status in 2009), this low alcohol (8%) offering is made from 90% Gamay and 10% Poulsard (an indigenous grape of the
Item Number: 11218
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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St Francis 'Old Vine' Zinfandel 2013
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90"This classic old vine Zinfandel pays tribute to its heritage, with aromas of black cherry jam, white pepper and allspice. Bold and structured, this wine shows flavors of juicy strawberries and vanilla bean followed by a spicy finish."
Item Number: 20828
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Stonestreet 'Estate' Chardonnay 2013
94  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 92-94 "The 2013 Chardonnay Estate Vineyards reveals lots of tropical fruit, especially tangerine oil."  Vinous 92 "Stonestreet's 2013 Estate Chardonnay is fabulous. Apricot pit, butter, spices, wild flowers and honey meld together in a Chardonnay endowed with fabulous balance and
Item Number: 21099
Bottle:$29.45
Case: $353.40
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Michael and David Winery 'Freakshow' Cabernet Sauv 2013
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89  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 89"A dense, rich, full-bodied, meaty, almost Mediterranean style of wine...possesses loads of black and red currants, notes of roasted Provençal herbs, licorice and loamy soil undertones in a dense, full-bodied, supple and silky style.” -Robert Parker
Item Number: 20485
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Joseph Phelps Vineyards Insignia 2012
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97  James Suckling 
James Suckling 97 "Amazing aromas of blueberry, blackberry, mineral and bark. Complex nose. Full body plus super integrated tannins with superb balance and depth. Coffee and chocolate too. Very long and mind-bending. A tribute to the vintage. Drink or hold. A long life ahead of it. A blend of 75%
Item Number: 19460
Bottle:$188.95
Case: $1,133.70
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Calluna Vineyards 'CVC' Chalk Hill 2013
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94  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 94 "The 2013 Calluna Estate is a slightly different blend of 49% Cabernet Sauvignon, 27% Merlot, 14% Cabernet Franc and the rest Petit Verdot and Malbec. Younger, even deeper and richer than the 2012 and less evolved, but still super impressive, this wine has a dense ruby/purple
Item Number: 21621
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $299.40
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Orin Swift Locations 'I-2' Italian Red Wine 2012
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90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 "The Non-Vintage Locations I-2 Italian Red Wine (also all 2012 fruit, but it can’t be called that because of the blend) is composed of Nero D’Avola and Negroamaro from Puglia, Barbera from Piedmont, and a small percentage of Sangiovese from Tuscany. It receives vinification in
Item Number: 16969
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Tenuta dell Ornellaia Ornellaia 2013
96  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 96 "This wine will be released in May 2016. The 2013 Bolgheri Superiore Ornellaia is an integrated and seamless blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Petit Verdot. Alex Heinz tells me that 2013 was a difficult vintage especially towards the early part of the growing
Item Number: 22050
Bottle:$175.95
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Chateau Lafite Rothschild Pauillac 2010
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100  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 100 WE TOP 100 2013 Cellar Selections Rank 85 "Almost black in color, this stunning wine is gorgeous, rich and dense. It's grand and powerful, with a strong sense of its own importance. The beautiful tannins and the fragrant black currant fruits are palpable. It's a great wine,
Item Number: 14432
Bottle:$899.95
Case: $10,799.40
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Ridge Vineyards 'East Bench' Zinfandel 2014
91  Vinous Media 
Robert Parker 90 "The 2014 Zinfandel East Bench (100% Zinfandel as well) is the biggest of these wines at a whopping 14.9% alcohol. Nearly Provençal in character, this wine displays good, fleshy, ripe black cherry and blackcurrant fruit and loads of spice, with zesty acids and light tannin. This
Item Number: 21645
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Louis Latour Corton-Charlemagne 2013
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97  James Suckling 
James Suckling 97 OMG. This is so layered and dense with dried pineapple and apple. The concentration and depth is amazing. Full-bodied and dense plus super fruit. This is less than one fourth of the production. A crazy white. Drink, if you can find it.  Robert Parker 91 The 2013
Item Number: 22657
Bottle:$96.95
Case: $1,163.40
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Poggio Antico 'Altero' Brunello di Montalcino 2011
95  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95 Very fragrant. Full body, firm and silky tannins. Extremely structured for a 2011. Wonderful length and beauty.  Robert Parker 92 The 2011 Brunello di Montalcino Altero shows a slightly sharper side with tight aromas of white cherry, wild berry and red currant. As the wine
Item Number: 22000
Bottle:$65.95
Case: $791.40
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Prisoner Wine Co. 'Cuttings' Red Blend 2013
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91  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 91+ "The 2013 Proprietary Red Blend Cuttings is a Cabernet Sauvignon-dominated wine, but blended with some Petite Sirah and Syrah as well as a touch of Zinfandel. This is outstanding wine, and there are 5,000 cases of it. The Cabernet comes from top sites such as the Inkgrade Vineyard
Item Number: 20301
Bottle:$38.95
Case: $233.70
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Le Clarence de Haut-Brion Pessac-Leognan 2010
93  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 93 "The second wine of Haut-Brion is now called Le Clarence de Haut-Brion, and the 2010 is among the finest I have tasted there. It is a broad, powerful and more muscular wine than its cross-street rival, La Chapelle de la Mission, but all the same, it is wonderfully fresh and
Item Number: 14502
Bottle:$138.95
Case: $1,667.40
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Etude Winery Pinot Noir 2013
91  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 91 "An outstanding value in high quality Pinot Noir, the 2012 Pinot Noir Estate is made primarily from Dijon clones. Its dark ruby color is followed by sweet notes of red apple skins, plums, forest floor and red as well as black cherries. Generously endowed with good acidity and
Item Number: 19269
Bottle:$32.95
Case: $395.40
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Bodegas Castano 'Hecula' Monastrell 2012
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91  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 91 "The basic offering from proprietor Ramon Castano Santa, who owns a whopping 1,000 acres in Yecla, is the 2012 Hecula, which is sourced from a non-irrigated, single vineyard planted with 100% Monastrell. Aged in both tank and French oak, it comes from 60-80-year-old vines planted
Item Number: 17668
Bottle:$9.45
Case: $113.40
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Michael and David Winery 'Inkblot' Cab Franc 2013
92  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 92 "As there is not a lot of Cabernet Franc made in Lodi, this is a rare chance to see what it can be. This wine is imprinted with Michael David’s typical big, bold flavors. It’s an aromatic combination of perfume, cinnamon spice and toasty oak. The palate is dense and smoky, with
Item Number: 18659
Bottle:$28.95
Case: $173.70
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Mayard 'La Crau de Ma Mere' Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2012
94  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 94 "The most muscular and structured of the lineup, the 2012 Chateauneuf du Pape La Crau de Ma Mere is knockout stuff. Made from 60% Grenache, 30% Mourvedre and 10% Syrah, all from La Crau and aged almost all in foudre, it boasts terrific aromatics of black raspberry, raspberry,
Item Number: 23068
Bottle:$36.95
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Michael and David Winery '6th Sixth Sense' Syrah 2013
89  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 89 " From a black grape that makes red wine, the 6th Sense remains a huge player in the Michael David lineup. Super-saturated, big and juicy, it makes a bright, tangy impact. Full of flavor in the same deep-red tones as the aromas, tannins are tame. The mid-palate offers plum and
Item Number: 20459
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Bedrock Wine Co. Weill Vyd 'Exposition #2' Syrah 2012
96  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 96 "The 2012 Proprietary Red Weill Vineyard Exposition 2 is 92% Syrah and 8% Viognier, 50% whole-cluster and from a southeast-facing block of the same vineyard. The Viognier was co-fermented, and this might well be Twain-Peterson’s La Turque. Notes of charcoal, burning embers,
Item Number: 21608
Bottle:$85.95
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Michael and David Winery 'Earthquake' Petite Sirah 2013
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 Over the top and shattering to the veins! This wine possess major concentration and daring flavor with only a limited production made each year. Tthe Earthquake Zin comes from an old Lodi vineyard planted around the same time of San Francisco's great Earthquake of 1906. While
Item Number: 20146
Bottle:$21.95
Case: $263.40
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