Spain


La Rioja Alta 'Vina Alberdi' Rioja Reserva 2010
(15)
95  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95 "Ripe and intense aromas of strawberries and blackberries with hints of black ink. Savory notes, too. Full-bodied, chewy and focused with linear fruit and character. Very finely crafted. Drink or hold."  Wine Advocate 91 "The 2010 Viña Alberdi is a Tempranillo blend from
Item Number: 23447
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Vina Godeval Cepas Vellas Godello 2015
(4)
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 "Peach, quince and lime flavors mingle with ginger, briny and mineral notes in this savory white. Mouthwatering acidity gives this energy and drive. Firm and focused. Drink now through 2020. 2,000 cases made."  "An intense and complex nose of ripe fruits, lime, fennel and mint.
Item Number: 24507
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Bodegas Volver 'Tarima Hill' Monastrell 2014
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "Lastly, the 2014 Tarima Hill, from Alicante, is also 100% Mourvèdre aged 20 months in French oak and from the oldest vines of the estate, planted 1935-1975. They are also relatively high elevation, at 2,000 to 2,400 feet above sea level. This wine shows wonderful, pure aromatics
Item Number: 25433
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Freixenet Cordon Negro Brut NV
(7)
90  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 90 "Apple-citrus aromas, light as a breeze, lead into the clear, bright citrus flavors of this well-made Cava. It's full of tangerine, lemon and lemon pith character, with a sparkly acidity and dry vivaciousness that would accompany shellfish." "A light cava appreciated for its
Item Number: 4563
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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La Rioja Alta '904' Rioja Gran Reserva 2007
97  James Suckling 
James Suckling 97 "Wonderful purity of fruit with a strawberry, currant and plum character. Full and velvety body with ultra-fine tannins and a delicious fresh and fruity finish. Classic Rioja style. Que lindo! Drink now. Publish Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016"  Wine Advocate 95 "If Viña
Item Number: 25201
Bottle:$42.85
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Obalo Rioja Reserva 2010
(8)
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"Big and bold, this red shows plum, licorice, tar and coffee flavors. Austere but harmonious, in a savory style, with muscular tannins giving this formidable structure. Rather tough, but shows impressive concentration. Best from 2018 through 2030. 1,000 cases imported."
Item Number: 23633
Bottle:$22.95
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Bodegas Ego 'Fuerza' Red Blend 2013
(16)
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"Cola, sassafras and clove notes frame a deep core of plum and currant fruit in this dense red. The texture is plush and polished, supported by well-integrated tannins and balsamic acidity. Monastrell and Cabernet Sauvignon. Drink now through 2020. 4,000 cases made." –TM
Item Number: 20830
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Creta Roble Tempranillo 2013
(5)
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "The 2013 Creta Roble, is also a custom cuvée from importer Eric Solomon. Made from 60-plus-year-old vines from an area of Ribera del Duera known as La Horra (Pingus and Aalto emerged from this area as well). This expansive, savory, complex, deep ruby/purple red wine shows notes of
Item Number: 21802
Bottle:$10.95
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Segura Viudas Cava Brut NV
(5)
88  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 88 WE TOP 100 2012 BEST BUY Rank 45 "This is as crisp and dry as a whispy reed, with a mild grassy note on the nose. It feels fresh and focused, with lime, peach and apple flavors. Fruity, fresh and easy to like from start to finish, this is what a Best Buy should be." ~M.S.  "A
Item Number: 4108
Bottle:$7.45
Case: $89.40
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Cune Reserva Rioja 2012
(3)
93  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Spectator 93 "This sleek red offers cherry, licorice, mineral and smoke flavors that mingle harmoniously over light, firm tannins, driven by lively acidity through the savory finish. Discreet, but shows depth and intensity. Drink now through 2025. 600 cases imported. –TM"  Wine Enthusiast 93
Item Number: 22733
Bottle:$21.95
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Mas Que Vinos Ercavio Tempranillo Roble 2014
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2014 Ercavio Roble is pure Tempranillo that followed a classical vinification, fermentation in stainless steel, malolactic fermentation in cement and a short aging (six months) in used French barriques. The nose is very classic, too, nicely crafted, fine with a nice
Item Number: 25545
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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R Wines 'Southern Belle' Red Blend 2015
(1)
Blend: Monastrell 50%, Syrah 50% Oak: Pappy Van Winkle Used Bourbon Barrels  "Medium deep opaque purple color with dark red rim. Initial aromas redolent of blackberry and blueberry with underlying hints of red fruits give way to pleasing complex elements of vanilla and toffee. Soft, big, yet
Item Number: 24936
Bottle:$17.95
Case: $215.40
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Bodegas Borsao Garnacha Tres Picos 2015
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91"Explosive bouquet of concentrated fruit, Cherry cola and lavender Rich, well structured pallet, blackberry, plum with harmonious finesse of smoky leather and vanilla"
Item Number: 24541
Bottle:$12.45
Case: $149.40
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Bodegas Volver 'Tarima' Monastrell 2015
(6)
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "Another terrific value is the 2015 Tarima (Nonorganic) from Alicante and another 100% Mourvèdre cuvée, aged six months in French oak. This wine has terrific aromatics, broad, expansive flavors, about 15% natural alcohol and an expansive, heady mouthfeel. This is rich, dense and
Item Number: 16331
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Bodegas Exopto 'Bozeto de Exopto' 2015
(1)
91  John Gilman 
John Gilman 91+ "The 2015 Bozeto de Exopto from Bodegas Exopto is comprised of a blend of fifty percent Garnacha, forty percent Tempranillo and ten percent Graciano, with the wine raised in French casks of varying age. This is a relatively new project, only started in 2003 by Bordelais winemaker
Item Number: 25006
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Cune 'Monopole' 'Classico' Viura 2014
93  John Gilman 
John Gilman 93+ "For decades, this bottling was produced with fifteen percent Manzanilla added into the blend just after the completion of fermentation, with the remainder of the cuvée made up entirely of Viura. It was extremely popular in its day in Spain, but as fashion changed in the 1980s, the
Item Number: 24569
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $299.40
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Alvaro Palacios Camins del Priorat 2015
(2)
92  James Suckling 
James Suckling 92 "A fresh and enticing red showing raspberry, blueberry, herbal and floral undertones. Full body, an a ultra-silky texture and a fresh and beautiful finish. The entry-level wine of Alvaro Palacios, but this always shows delightful structure and quality."  "Camins del Priorat is a
Item Number: 21650
Bottle:$17.95
Case: $215.40
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Bodegas Palacios Remondo La Montesa 2013
(1)
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 52 "A thick texture carries plum tart, orange peel, toasted vanilla and anise flavors in this ripe version, balanced by juicy acidity. The spicy, berry-scented finish is long and pure. Drink now through 2023."   " Bodegas Palacios Remondo is based in
Item Number: 22411
Bottle:$12.45
Case: $149.40
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Mas d'en Compte 'Black Slate' Porrera 2014
(6)
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "Part of the collection from different villages from Priorat, Cellar Cal Pla produced a 2014 Black Slate Porrera, which is a blend of 50% Garnacha with 40% Cariñena and the rest Cabernet Sauvignon. It is a village wine from 20- to 30-year-old vines on slate soils fermented in
Item Number: 23044
Bottle:$18.95
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Numanthia Termes Toro Termes 2013
(1)
" Termes Shows Toro'S Quintessential Fruit: Ripe But Fresh, With Velvety Texture and Lively Structure, This Wine Leaves A General Impression Of Balance and Elegance. "~ Winery notes
Item Number: 23553
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $113.70
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Cune 'Imperial' Rioja Reserva 2011
96  James Suckling 
James Suckling 96 "Enticing aromas of ripe strawberries and raspberries with a mineral and salty character. Iodine, too. Tree bark. Full body, fine-grained and concentrated tannins and a long and clean, salty and light coffee finish. Great balance and structure. As it should be. Drink or hold.
Item Number: 24158
Bottle:$32.95
Case: $395.40
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Raventos i Blanc 'de Nit' Rosado Cava 2014
(1)
89  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 89 "The pale pink 2014 De Nit is a blend of 37% each Macabeo and Xarello with 18% Parellada and some 7% of red Monastrell, from the west-facing part of the El Serral vineyard that adds color without losing freshness. There is no maceration, so the color is subtle, and so is the nose,
Item Number: 23087
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Orin Swift 'Locations' 'E-4' Spanish Red NV
(1)
"The wine presents a dark, polished amethyst with aromatic notes of white pepper, tobacco, and black currant emerging from the glass. A silky mouthfeel with a palate of dark plums, black raspberry, and hints of French vanilla closes with subtle tart black cherry and a lengthy, structural
Item Number: 22523
Bottle:$14.85
Case: $178.20
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Lopez de Heredia 'Vina Tondonia' Gran Reserva 1995
97  Wine Advocate 
The Wine Advocate 97 "The only current red Gran Reserva is the 1995 Viña Tondonia Gran Reserva, the one that is produced exactly the same as before, including fining with egg whites and sealing with red wax. 1995 was an excellent and early harvest, the grapes achieved full ripeness and were
Item Number: 21833
Bottle:$95.95
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Lopez Heredia Vina Tononia Reserva Rioja Bianco 2003
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"This distinctive white is delicate yet expressive, with a lean texture carrying lively flavors of dried apple, quince, wildflower, tarragon, and vanilla. Drink now through 2023." ~ TM
Item Number: 22250
Bottle:$38.95
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