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Russian River Valley


J Vineyards & Winery Chardonnay 2012
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91"This Chardonnay is rich in all the bells and whistles, such as aging on the lees in French oak barrels. The underlying fruit shows ripe, racy tropical flavors, as well as peach and pear notes that are deep and delicious. With production of 8,400 cases, the wine should be easy to
Item Number: 15423
Bottle:$20.95
Case: $251.40
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Failla 'Keefer Ranch' Pinot Noir 2012
90  Antonio Galloni 
Antonio Galloni 90"The 2012 Pinot Noir Keefer Ranch is a pretty, mid-weight wine best suited for drinking over the next few years. Crushed flowers, savory herbs, menthol and sweet red cherries add nuance on the mid-weight finish. I am starting to believe the Keefer may turn out to be a better site
Item Number: 15652
Bottle:$44.95
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Donelan Family Wines 'Walker Vine Hill' Syrah 2010
95  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 95"A profound effort, the 2010 Syrah Walker Vine Hill (just under 14% natural alcohol) displays blueberry and blackberry liqueur notes intermixed with licorice, camphor and bouquet garni. Full-bodied with stunning richness, a head-turning, flamboyant perfume, and a long finish, it
Item Number: 15324
Bottle:$39.95
Case: $479.40
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Paul Hobbs 'Russian River' Chardonnay 2012
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90-93"The 2012 Chardonnay Russian River (3,900 cases produced) will be a big-time winner. It exhibits copious aromas of tropical fruit and buttery citrus, medium to full body and a flamboyant personality. It should drink nicely for 3-4 years." ~ RPStephen Tanzer 90"Bright gold.
Item Number: 16224
Bottle:$42.95
Case: $515.40
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J Vineyards 'Russian River' Pinot Noir 2012
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92"It’s hard to imagine a better Pinot for drinking right now. It’s so rich and spicy, offering tiers of raspberry and cherry preserves, ripe Christmas persimmons and pomegranates, and a delicious coating of smoky new oak. The tannin-acid balance is perfect."~SHAnthony Dias
Item Number: 15348
Bottle:$29.95
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Clos Du Bois 'Reserve' Chardonnay 2012
"Brilliant silver straw in color, the Russian River Valley Reserve Chardonnay exudes rich aromatics reminiscent of ripe apples and pears with hints of stone fruit and citrus. The intense fruit-forward flavors are bright and juicy with ripe apples, pears and fig, highlighted by nuances of toffee and
Item Number: 3825
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Joseph Swan 'Trenton Estate' Pinot Noir 2010
94  Stephen Tanzer 
Stephen Tanzer 94"Deep red. Heady aromas of dark berry preserves, cherry-cola, vanilla and candied licorice, with a spicy topnote. Velvety and seamless in texture, offering sappy, penetrating blueberry and cherry flavors that stain the palate. Strikingly intense but in no way heavy, with
Item Number: 13563
Bottle:$46.95
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Jordan Vineyards Chardonnay 2011
91  Anthony Dias Blue 
Anthony Dias Blue 91"Fresh and juicy with tangy acidity and bright citrus and white flowers: nervy and seamless with cohesive flavors and lovely texture; long and lifted"~ANB"The 2011 Chardonnay is an elegant expression of a vintage that wanted anything but to be tamed. Aromas of freshly cut
Item Number: 13670
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $299.40
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J Vineyards Pinot Gris 2012
88  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 88"This is J’s best Pinot Gris in years. It’s rich and focused, with bright acidity, a clean mouthfeel and complex orange, mango, honey and vanilla flavors."~SH"The hallmark of our Estate Cooper Vineyard Pinot Gris is restrained minerality. The wine has a fresh bouquet of
Item Number: 5290
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Rodney Strong Pinot Noir 2012
" Soft and silky, with intriguing floral and crushed pomegranate aromas, this medium bodied wine was aged for nine months in small, French oak barrels which added a hint of toasty vanilla and spice complexity. " ~ Winery Notes
Item Number: 14999
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Bearboat Pinot Noir 2010
"Clear pale ruby color with pronounced strawberry and bing cherry aromas. Delicate body, well balanced acidity and lingering finish of strawberries and hint of vanilla spice." ~ Winemaker Notes
Item Number: 76
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Frei Brothers 'Reserve' Chardonnay 2012
"Our Chardonnay grapes were whole cluster pressed to ensure a rich yield of apple flavors and to create a textured mouthfeel. The juice was kept cold and racked, leaving only the heaviest lees. We used Montrachet, CY3079, D254 and some natural yeast to initiate fermentation. A portion of this wine
Item Number: 15083
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Siduri 'Keefer' Pinot Noir 2011
94  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 94"The pedigree of this vineyard shows in every aspect. It’s not just the ripe black cherry and pomegranate fruit, or the brisk acidity, or the lush, gorgeous tannin structure. It’s the incredible complexity, showing all kinds of mushroom, cola, smoked meat and spice notes.
Item Number: 13828
Bottle:$39.95
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Martin Ray Chardonnay 2013
"Perfectly balanced aromas of baked apple, creamy vanilla yogurt, citrus, tropical toasted coconut and floral notes delight the nose and continue as flavors in the juicy, round mouth. ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 14438
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Hayman & Hill 'Reserve' Meritage 2012
(1)
"Ripe cherry, milk chocolate, blackberry leaf flavors with silky smooth mouth with a long and very full finish. The thick body and acidic feel in the mouth is the perfect piece to add tannic backbone to this blend." ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 5560
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Hook & Ladder 'The Tillerman' Red 2011
"The Tillerman steers the back of the Hook & Ladder truck, a position our founder, Cecil, held for many years in San Francisco. Tillerman, the wine, is deep red-violet in color, possessing complex aromas of black stone fruit with hints of cinnamon and dry herbs. On the palate flavors of cherries and
Item Number: 15302
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Merry Edwards 'Meredith Estate' Pinot Noir 2011
94  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 94" Only great wineries can succeed in brutally, challenging vintages like 2011, and Merry Edwards did. Notes of wild mushrooms, brown rice, red licorice, cola, white pepper, and clove frame the essential core of sour cherry candy. Decant or Drink 2019 and beyond." ~S.H.
Item Number: 16131
Bottle:$60.95
Case: $731.40
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Laguna Ranch Vineyards Chardonnay 2012
(1)
"The grapes for Laguna Chardonnay were harvested and immediately whole-cluster pressed. Small lots were taken by taste to maximize the flavor of each particular block or clone and to ensure balance in the finished wine. The juice was cold settled, then racked off heavy lees and sent directly to
Item Number: 15545
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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Joseph Swan 'Mancini Ranch' Zinfandel 2008
91  Stephen Tanzer 
Stephen Tanzer 91"Inky ruby. Pungent cherry and dark berries, pipe tobacco, flowers and underbrush on the nose. Creamy cherry and cassis flavors are lifted by zesty minerality and show very good focus. Becomes richer on the finish, which leaves cherry compote and spicecake notes behind.""
Item Number: 15416
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $299.40
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DuMol 'Estate' Pinot Noir 2011
95  Antonio Galloni 
Antonio Galloni 95"The 2011 Pinot Noir Estate is a wonderfully complete wine. Dark red cherry, plum, menthol and tobacco flesh out in a bright, big, broad-shouldered Pinot endowed with superb depth and the structure to age gracefully for a number of years. The 2011 needs at least a year or two in
Item Number: 15771
Bottle:$89.95
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Joseph Swan 'Kent the Younger' Chardonnay 2011
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92"With only 12.5% alcohol by volume, this young-vine Chardonnay is one of the lightest, most delicate Chardonnays the winery has ever produced. But it’s not shy on flavor, delivering waves of tropical fruits, peaches, vanilla and buttered toast. Long and sweet in honey, it
Item Number: 14570
Bottle:$29.95
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Longboard Vineyards Syrah 2010
"Longboard vineyards started as the journey of a surfer who stumbled into a winemaking career and wished to close a circle and pay homage to what he finds important in life. This little wine producer, established in 1998, has evolved, growing organically, and is now distributed in 20 US States and
Item Number: 14420
Bottle:$19.95
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Capiaux 'Widdoes' Pinot Noir 2012
Vinous 93"Dark cherry, plum, cola, spices and new leather flesh out in the 2012 Pinot Noir Widdoes Vineyard. A classic Russian River Pinot in its overt fruit and rich, resonant texture, the 2012 Widdoes is a drop-dead gorgeous beauty. Today, the oak is a little bit present, but otherwise this is a
Item Number: 16487
Bottle:$36.95
Case: $443.40
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Gary Farrell 'Russian River' Pinot Noir 2011
88  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 88"Showing a lot of baby fat right now, this channels posh ripeness toward powerful flavors of mint and smoky oak. The tannins feel firm, and there’s ample acidity to give the wine length—its primary, pungent flavors just need time in bottle to built a more integrated intensity."
Item Number: 16338
Bottle:$36.95
Case: $443.40
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Picket Fence Chardonnay 2012
(1)
"This is a richly textured wine, but it still has the backbone and balance one associates with Russian River Chardonnays. Flavors of Meyer lemon and Bosc pear mingle with the toasted oak components of carmalized brown spices, resulting in a rich, sensuous wine that coats the mouth with a long, silky
Item Number: 8385
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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