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Vina Almaviva Red Blend 2010
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94 "The wine is dark ruby red, with attractive purple tones. The nose, elegant and layered, reveals pure and delicate aromas of ripe cassis, blackberries, and wild strawberries, nicely associated with vanilla, spices and coffee beans. The mouth shows outstanding balance, great
Item Number: 16305
Bottle:$83.95
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Penfolds 'Bin 707' Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
95  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 95 "Vibrant, focused and elegant, but needs time to bring everything together. Offers deep flavors of currant, blackberry, potpourri and spice that weave together seamlessly against a gentle grip of tannins, expanding beautifully on the long and expressive finish. Best from 2017
Item Number: 18768
Bottle:$199.95
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Lopez de Heredia 'Reserva' Rioja 2003
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95  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95 "Ripe aromas of dried fruits, plums and prunes. Flowers too. Full body, round and ripe textured tannins. Intense and powerful fruit. Layered. Powerful style. Very long. Richer than normal due to the the hot growing seasons of 2003. Aged for six years in old American oak barrels.
Item Number: 20530
Bottle:$29.95
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Rex Hill 'Willamette Valley' Pinot Noir 2012
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92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 "Ripe and generous, deftly balancing intense cherry, black currant and smoky, toasty overtones against fine, firm tannins and an open texture. The finish lingers easily. Best from 2016 through 2022."~HS  Wine Enthusiast 91 "This aromatic and complex Pinot is a fine
Item Number: 18684
Bottle:$21.95
Case: $131.70
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1000 Stories Winery Zinfandel 2014
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 "Great nose with a scent of rye that does not kick in, taste-wise, till the finish. Flavors of black cherry, boysenberry and some raspberry blend with a smokey note. Good density and full bodied. The finish takes that rye scent and added cinnamon spice and very light pepper (but
Item Number: 20805
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Moet & Chandon Brut 'Imperial' NV 187ml
Please note this is a 187mL bottle, which is smaller than a regular 750mL bottle!Also note that 187ml bottles ship 24 to a case and count as a single 12btl case
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92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92" The minerally undertow imparts a subtle, smoky note that blends with flavors of dried pineapple, biscuit, salted almond and white peach. A balanced version, with a fine bead and well-honed acidity. Drink now through 2018. "
Item Number: 5046
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $286.80

Di Majo Norante 'Ramitello' Biferno Rosso 2011
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 74 "The up-front mulberry and plum fruit is ripe and fleshy in this balanced red, with polished tannins. Notes of licorice string, graphite, tarry smoke and grilled mushroom push through midpalate and on the finish. Drink now through 2021."  Natalie MacLean
Item Number: 17707
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Ruffino Riserva Ducale 'Gold' Chianti Classico Reserva 2010
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95  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95 "A soft silky red with berry and spice character plus hints of violets and lavander. Full and powerful, super -intetgrated tannins and a long, long finish. Dink or hold."  Wine Spectator 91 “The firm structure sets the stage for cherry, plum, tobacco and spice flavors in this
Item Number: 18301
Bottle:$29.95
Case: $359.40
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Caymus Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 1.0L
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94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94  "A beautiful ripe, plump, fat and opulent style of Cabernet Sauvignon that Caymus has pioneered, the 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon has a dense purple color, loads of juicy blackberry and blackcurrant fruit, low acidity and no real evidence of oak, but a nice, plush, full-bodied
Item Number: 19609
Bottle:$85.95
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Mumm Napa Brut Prestige NV 187ml
Please note this is a 187mL bottle, which is smaller than a regular 750mL bottle!Also note that 187ml bottles ship 24 to a case and count as a single 12btl case
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92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92  Editors' Choice "Assembled from dozens of individual lots, this sumptuous brut is an example of the art of blending. Based on Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, it's really as delicious and refined a sparkling as you could want for drinking now. Shows lush citrus, strawberry, honey,
Item Number: 1661
Bottle:$4.95

Castello Banfi Excelsus 2009
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93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 "Aromas and flavors of prunes, fresh herbs and tobacco follow through to a full body, with velvety tannins and milk chocolate and fruit aftertaste. Made from 60% Merlot and 40% Cabernet Sauvignon."  Wine Spectator 90 "Herbal notes of thyme and tomato match up with black cherry
Item Number: 20913
Bottle:$35.95
Case: $215.70
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Carmen 'Gran Reserva' Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS Top 100 2015 Rank 32 "A rich, well-spiced red, with luscious flavors of tar, licorice and dark plum, supported by ample acidity and firm tannins. Offers a lip-smacking finish of dark chocolate and pepper."  " This is a Classic Alto Maipo Cabernet Sauvignon. The wine has an
Item Number: 20524
Bottle:$11.95
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Merry Edwards 'Russian River' Sauvignon Blanc 2013
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93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93 "Succulent, lush and rich, with fleshy mango, melon and peach flavors up front, leading to a core of pineapple, lemon and honeysuckle notes. The smoky edge and nervy acidity weave in and out, giving this a fresh finish. Drink now. 9,500 cases made"  Robert Whitley Wine Review
Item Number: 18578
Bottle:$29.95
Case: $359.40
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Rollan de By Medoc 2010
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92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 " Full and wonderfully velvety on the palate with ripe tannins and a sweet pure dark fruit. "  Wine Spectator 90 " Solid, with a core of raspberry and steeped blackberry fruit inlaid with anise, apple wood and wood spice notes, all backed by a well-integrated graphite edge on
Item Number: 16843
Bottle:$21.95
Case: $263.40
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Brancott Sauvignon Blanc 2015
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 “White fragrant and juicy, with apple blossom, lime zest and chive blossom notes surrounding a core of intense and refreshing lemon and grapefruit flavors.”
Item Number: 20085
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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The Four Graces Pinot Noir 2013
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92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 "Bright and vibrant, pointing the plum, currant, floral and white pepper flavors into a crisp finish that expands and persists with refinement and presence. Drink now through 2023." -HS  "On the nose the 2013 Willamette Valley Pinot Noir is earthy and elegant. It shows
Item Number: 19517
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $239.40
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Planet Oregon Pinot Noir 2014
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "Dark and spicy, sleek in texture, with clove and white pepper overtones to the focused blackberry and plum fruit, lingering against hints of tobacco and walnut. Drink now through 2019. 14,000 cases made.–HS"  Vinous Media 89 "Vivid red. Ripe red berries and flowers on the
Item Number: 20581
Bottle:$17.95
Case: $215.40
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Jean-Marc Brocard Dom. Ste. Claire Chablis 2014
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2015 Rank 47 "A textbook flinty aroma gives way to green apple, lemon and mineral flavors. This white shows fine depth and richness, offset by vibrant acidity. Excellent length. Drink now through 2020."  " This is the most complex and vibrant wine from the Prehy
Item Number: 20058
Bottle:$15.45
Case: $185.40
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Orin Swift 'Machete' Red Wine 2014
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94 "Generous and expressive, big and brawny, offering a mouthful of tannins but also brimming with flavors and aromas, including Earl Grey tea, dark chocolate, dried violet and toasted gingerbread. Rich notes of plum and black cherry are balanced by forest floor and earthy accents,
Item Number: 21060
Bottle:$44.95
Case: $539.40
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A to Z Winery Pinot Noir 2013
88  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 88 "Light and sleek, with pretty raspberry and orange tea notes wafting through the silky texture and lingering gently. Drink now through 2018."  "The 2013 A to Z Pinot Noir leads with aromas of cherries, raspberries, and blackberries, developing to iris, blueberries, strawberries
Item Number: 20017
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Altamura Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
95  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 95 Top 100: 2015, Rank: 57 "Amazingly pure, rich and complex, with tiers of dark berry, blackberry, wild berry, blueberry and boysenberry layered on top of black licorice and dusty, gravelly earth details, all well-centered. The finish sails on, with a mocha brownie aftertaste.
Item Number: 21000
Bottle:$84.95
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Chateau Haut-Maurac Medoc 2009
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93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90-93" Love the fresh sweet berry and blackberry, with floral undertones. Full-bodied, with superfine tannins and a long finish. Nice length. Digging it. "
Item Number: 16714
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Chandon Brut Classic NV 187ml
Please note this is a 187mL bottle, which is smaller than a regular 750mL bottle!Also note that 187ml bottles ship 24 to a case and count as a single 12btl case
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86  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 86"Complex, with a cedary, sour lemon edge to the pear and citrus flavors, finishing with a lemon blossom scent and good length. Drink now. 160,000 cases made."
Item Number: 3641
Bottle:$4.79
Case: $114.96

Bodegas Naia Verdejo 2014
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91  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91 "Green-tinged straw. Fresh flowers, mineral-accented Meyer lemon, melon and an exotic hint of passion fruit on the deeply perfumed nose. Pliant and broad in the mouth, offering juicy pit and tropical fruit flavors that tighten up in the mid-palate. The floral quality repeats on a
Item Number: 21747
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Colpetrone Sagrantino di Montefalco 2009
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93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 "Lots of chocolate, hazelnut and dried berry on the nose. Full-bodied, tangy and chewy but there’s a bright, fruity finish. I like the chewy austerity to this. Polished sagrantino. Drink or hold"~J.S.   Wine Spectator 90 "Richly smoky and aromatic, with fig bread and prune
Item Number: 19765
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $239.40
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