Portugal


Casa Santos Lima Confidencial Reserva 2012
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92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92 Editors Choice " Structured, this oozes blackberry fruitiness as well as a balanced layer of dry tannins. The wine is fruity and rich while keeping its elegance. A core of tannins and fresh acidity in the fruit promise that this wine will age. Drink from 2017."  Casa Santos
Item Number: 17154
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Reguengos de Monsaraz 'Reguengos' Tinto 2012
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90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90"The cooperative of Reguengos is now a major force in the region. This wine, named after the hilltop town of Reguengos, is a powerful, condensed wine. It has dark black fruits, solid tannins and a smooth texture. Full-bodied and worth aging. Drink from 2015."~RV Best Buy
Item Number: 14754
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Ferreira Vintage Port 2011
97  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 97"This is a hugely rich, yet approachable wine. It’s powerful, bold and ripe, and concentrated both in tannins and texture. All the elements are there, linked by firm tannins and freshness from berry acidity." ~ RV
Item Number: 15275
Bottle:$78.95
Case: $947.40
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DFJ Paxis Red Blend 2012
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90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90"Rich, spicy and deliciously fruity, it has tannins well cushioned by the ample blackberry flavors. Acidity preserves the wine’s easy freshness, while it also has a dense texture. Drink now, but the wine will be richer in late 2014."
Item Number: 20521
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Gazela Vinho Verde NV
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"A classic Vinho Verdde; light and fruity, with some nice peach and green apple flavors and a slight spritziness. The perfect, uncomplicated quaff." ~ Winery Notes
Item Number: 6006
Bottle:$4.45
Case: $53.40
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Famega Vinho Verde 2014
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"This dry, spritzy wine is refreshingly light-bodied and shows a just-off-the-boat freshness on the palate. Floral aromas and lively ripeness make this a wine to remember. If you haven't yet discovered what a wonderfully easy-drinking wine Vinho Verde can be, this is the perfect introduction. "
Item Number: 1218
Bottle:$5.95
Case: $71.40
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Ferreira 'Ruby' Ruby Porto NV
"FERREIRA RUBY has an intense and well defined ruby hue, showing the quality of the selected wines. Its intense aroma is reminiscent of very ripe fruit, fine-tuned through its careful ageing in wood as well as through the blending carried out during its natural ageing process. Full-bodied and rich,
Item Number: 3485
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Caves Sao Joao 'Poco do Lobo' Arinto 1995
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93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93 "The Arinto "Poço do Lobo" is actually a current item, available from the importer. Arinto ages well and the terroir, not far from the ocean, typically provides good acidity. So, this region does have a reputation for aging well in all colors. This is lovely. To be sure, it is
Item Number: 18090
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $155.70
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Quinta Noval Black Porto NV
91  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 91 "Christian Seely recently introduced this wine in New York as a rethinking of the super-premium, multivintage Porto style. Black replaces LB, Noval?s former entry in this range, and uses top-quality fruit to create a soft, accommodating texture. The aromas are purple-black while
Item Number: 9386
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Quinta do Vesuvio Vintage Port 2012
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94"Effusively fruity, offering luscious red plum, dark cherry and chocolate flavors that are well-integrated. Very suave and creamy as well, with a long finish filled with cocoa powder and Asian spice. Best from 2020 through 2045."
Item Number: 18960
Bottle:$57.95
Case: $347.70
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Ferreira 'Tawny' Porto NV
"FERREIRA TAWNY has a beautiful red hue with fair hints as well as a fresh and delicate aroma, reminiscent of spices and dry fruit, acquired during the ageing in oak wood. In the mouth it is an elegant wine that shows a fine balance between mature tannins and sweetness, providing it with an
Item Number: 3484
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Quinta Do Crasto 'Douro' Red 2013
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 " Powerful, with concentrated slate and mineral notes to the dark currant, dried berry and raspberry ganache flavors. Very lithe mid-palate, with a long, focused finish. Drink now through 2020.—K.M.  " The 2013 Douro is a deep violet color. Fresh on the nose, with intense berry
Item Number: 18564
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Sandeman Tawny Porto NV
"Selected from the lighter wines of each year, these Portos are chosen for ageing in small oak casks to develop their style. Sandeman Porto Tawny has the fruit and style of great Porto but with an added finesse. Clear red amber colours with a light intense body, open up to aromas of vanilla and
Item Number: 14877
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Warre's Warrior Special Reserve Port
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90"The non-vintage Warrior Reserve is a more fruit-driven, less complex style of port. Big, full-bodied, muscular and rich with lots of red and black fruit, licorice, white chocolate and coffee notes, this beauty should keep for another decade. "- RP
Item Number: 4550
Bottle:$13.95
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Quinta de Roriz Prazo de Roriz Douro 2012
Sometimes less is more. This is the least ambitious wine in the Prats & Symington stable and, in 2011, its the most beautifully Portuguese. It starts out with spice, a slightly muddled schist scent that clarifies with air. Underneath, the wine is lithe, its flavors muscular and powerful without
Item Number: 20633
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Cockburn's 'Special Reserve' Porto 750ml
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"The world's most popular premium port. Special Reserve is a medium dark ruby color, with a deep garnet edge. The blend has a clean aroma, showing maturity and finesse, with a hint of dried plums. Off dry to medium sweet, Special Reserve has a rich, mellow texture and smooth tannin structure, with a
Item Number: 4588
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Quinta da Raza Vinho Verde 2014
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"Raza” is a crispy and fresh clear citron colored wine, that has a balanced acidity and a fruity fragrance with a grapefruit character. This wine is delicious served with shellfish, fish or light meals and salads. This wine is best drunk at a temperature of 8- 10ºC."
Item Number: 16398
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Casal Garcia Rose NV
" A blush version of the immensely popular Vinho Verde Branco, this has plenty of crowd-pleasing charm. Soft red berry aromas and flavors are accompanied by a delicate spritz on the palate. " ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 18419
Bottle:$6.95
Case: $83.40
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Graham's 20 year Tawny Port NV
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93 WS TOP 100 2013 Rank 87 "A complex and full-bore tawny, with deep, intense flavors of orange cream, glazed apricot, baked peach and roasted pineapple that are balanced by concentrated chocolate and toffee notes. The bright finish is filled with spice and supported by fresh
Item Number: 10009
Bottle:$45.95
Case: $551.40
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Vera Vinho Verde 2014
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"The Vera Vinho Verde is a blend of 60% Arinto, 30% Azal and 10% Loureiro from select blocks of Casa do Valle's main estate vineyard. The vines are between 10 and 15 years old and grow at an average elevation of 300 meters on granitic sandy loam. The wine is made by Luis Duarte, one of Portugal's
Item Number: 10035
Bottle:$7.95
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Casal Garcia Vinho Verde
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"The wine has a citrine color and a clear appearance with a very delicate and slightly fruity aroma. On the palate this is a fresh, smooth and well-balanced wine. Ideal with fish, seafood, Asian food and some white meat. alcohol 9.0% " ~Winery Notes
Item Number: 2485
Bottle:$5.95
Case: $71.40
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Quinta do Vale D. Maria Vintage Port 2011
96  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 96"Deeply flavored, ripe and rich-tasting, with a seductively spicy aroma and concentrated flavors of raspberry, boysenberry, wild plum and cherry. The refined, minerally finish lingers. Best from 2040 through 2060. 750 cases made."~KM
Item Number: 15807
Bottle:$39.95
Case: $479.40
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Niepoort 'Redoma' Douro Tinto 2013
96  James Suckling 
James Suckling 96 "This is extremely concentrated yet remains agile and bright. Aromas of flowers and dark fruit with strawberry. Full-bodied, tight and velvety yet polished tannins. Very long. This is from 80-year-old or more vineyards near the winery. Lots of north facing vineyards insuring
Item Number: 21677
Bottle:$39.95
Case: $239.70
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J Portugal Ramos Reserva 2013
"Black olive, dark currant and dried plum flavors give this red plenty of power and lift. Quite minerally as well, featuring an intense and balanced finish that lingers with fig paste and raspberry ganache elements. Drink now through 2020." ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 17293
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Graham's 10 year Tawny Port
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92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Enthusiast 91 "The wine is rich, ripe and fruity with good acidity as well as a bite of spirit and old-wood aging. It is well balanced, keeping the freshness of a 10-Year-Old while also showing good signs of its wood aging. Just what a 10-Year-Old should be."  Wine Spectator 92 "This is
Item Number: 834
Bottle:$26.95
Case: $323.40
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