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La Rioja Alta 'Vina Ardanza' Rioja Reserva 2005
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92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 34 "This traditional red offers dried cherry, orange peel, tobacco and sanguine flavors in a silky texture, supported by light, firm tannins and balsamic acidity. Focused and fresh, with a juicy finish. Drink now. 50,000 cases made. " ~ TM  Stephen Tanzer
Item Number: 17109
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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Casa Castillo Las Gravas 2010
94  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 94 "The 2010 Las Gravas, a blend of 70% Monastrell, 20% Syrah and 10% Garnacha aged 18 months in foudres, comes from chalky, stony soils at 750 meters altitude. This wine reveals amazing richness along with a full-bodied mouthfeel, dense blueberry and blackberry fruit intermixed with
Item Number: 17030
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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La Rioja Alta '904' Rioja Gran Reserva 2001
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96  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 96 "The 2001 Gran Reserva 904 will not be released for another 3 years. Dark ruby-colored with a garnet rim, it displays a lovely nose of Asian spices, incense, tobacco, balsamic, and blackberry. On the palate it has exceptional depth, layers of spicy black fruit, excellent ripeness,
Item Number: 13376
Bottle:$43.95
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Compania Vinedos Iberian 'Yaso' Tinta de Toro 2012
93  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 93 "The 2012 Yaso is 100% Tinta de Toro aged six months in French oak. It boasts a dense ruby/purple color as well as a big, sweet perfume of blackberries, white chocolate, licorice and graphite. Full-bodied and opulent, it offers a fresh, full, exuberant mouthful of red wine with
Item Number: 16230
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Mas d'en Compte 'Black Slate' Porrera 2012
93  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 93 "From one of Priorat’s coolest micro-climates, this 2012 Black Slate is composed of 60% old vine Grenache (60+ years) and 40% old Carignan (80 years), and aged 12 months in concrete tanks, old wood foudres, and two-year-old barrels. It reveals lots of licorice, crushed wet rock,
Item Number: 17292
Bottle:$17.95
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Bodegas Muriel Rioja Reserva 2008
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95  Decanter 
Decanter 95  “Lovely; so complex and intriguing, improving through to the finish. A great, classic Rioja.” –PBT  “Menthol and eucalyptus nose, then more classic aromas. Ripe and spicy with concentrated fruit. Deep, rich, fruit-driven and pretty serious.” –BH  “Savoury style that is integrated,
Item Number: 16027
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Bodegas Y Vinedos del Jalon Alto 'Las Pizarras' 2005
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93 "The 2005 Altos Las Pizarras takes things to a still higher level. A selection of the best lots was put into 100% new French oak to complete malolactic where it remained until recent bottling. Toasty oak, black fruits and espresso roast aromas are followed by a full-bodied wine
Item Number: 11522
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Bodega Classica Hacienda Lopez de Haro Rioja Reserva 2005
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92  Wine Advocate 
The Wine Advocate 92 "The 2005 Hacienda Lopez de Haro Reserva is a blend of 90% Tempranillo, 5% Graciano and 5% Garnacha aged for 20 months in French and American oak. It has a beautiful, rounded, sensual bouquet with hints of over-ripe Satsuma and gravel. The palate is medium-bodied with a touch
Item Number: 15953
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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La Rioja Alta Vina Alberdi 2007
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91  "Let’s start with the noteworthy 2007 Vina Alberdi, their youngest and fruiter wine from a cold vintage. It’s produced with Tempranillo grapes from their own vineyards in the villages of Rodezno and Labastida, fermented with their natural yeast and aged in American oak barrels
Item Number: 15503
Bottle:$14.95
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Freixenet Cordon Negro Brut NV
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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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Bodegas Borsao Garnacha Tres Picos 2012
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92  International Wine Cellar 
Robert Parker 92 "The terrific 2012 Tres Picos is one of the finest inexpensive, Grenache-based wines made in the world. This full-bodied beauty boasts a deep ruby color as well as loads of strawberry and black cherry fruit, hints of lavender and crushed rocks, sweet tannin, and a broad, savory
Item Number: 6784
Bottle:$11.85
Case: $142.20
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Bodegas J A Calvo Casajus Vendimia Seleccionada 2012
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "The 2012 Vendimia Seleccionada is a pure Tempranillo from head-pruned vineyards planted in 1950, fermented with indigenous yeast and aged in used French and American barrels. It has a textbook nose of Ribera, with aromas of plums, cherries and strawberries, very typical, with
Item Number: 16892
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Izadi Reserva Rioja 2010
92  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 92 "Bodegas Izadi’s owner, the Anton family, also owns the well-known Finca Villacreces in Ribera del Duero. Izadi is a relatively large estate with more than 375 acres in Rioja Alavesa. About 40% of the vineyards are over 70 years of age, which is quite impressive. The 2010 Reserva
Item Number: 17305
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Faustino Gran Reserva I 2001
97  Decanter 
Decanter 97 "A top example of an aged Rioja. Powerful yet elegant with a complex array of flavors. Delicate use of creamy oak and spicy, leathery notes with ripe bramble fruits leading to a mineral finish. A classy wine. Delicious to drink now but its freshness will enable further cellaring." 
Item Number: 15663
Bottle:$32.95
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Bodegas Terra Sigilata Filon Real 2012
91  International Wine Cellar 
International Wine Cellar 91 "Saturated ruby. Fresh red berries, allspice and rose on the nose, with a lively mineral nuance adding vibrancy and lift. Offers intense fresh raspberry and spicecake flavors, along with notes of white pepper, candied flowers and smoky minerals. Supple and seamless and
Item Number: 17287
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Cune 'Crianza' Rioja 2010
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90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2010 CUNE Crianza, in a similar fashion to its 2011 sibling, is extremely aromatic, with clean raspberry aromas and the benefit of one more year in bottle, which provided it with some more complexity in the form of dried roses and sweet spice notes. The palate is velvety,
Item Number: 15338
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Cune 'Monopole' Viura 2013
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 64 "This focused white shows bright, juicy flavors of white peach and Meyer lemon, with herbal and mineral accents. The texture is quite rich, but crisp, citrusy acidity keeps this lively. Drink now through 2017. "  " 100% Viura. All grapes come from the
Item Number: 16615
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Bodegas Borsao Tinto 2013
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89  International Wine Cellar 
STEPHEN TANZER’S INTERNATIONAL WINE CELLAR 89 (includes 15% tempranillo; done in stainless steel): "Deep ruby. Cherry, dark berries, vanilla and peppery spices on the fragrant nose. Smooth, pliant and juicy, showing a subtle spiciness to its open-knit blackberry and cherry flavors. Finishes
Item Number: 5352
Bottle:$6.95
Case: $83.40
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Abadia Retuerta Seleccion Especial 2010
92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 50 "This red shows a smooth texture that masks the firm structure, with well-integrated tannins and bright acidity supporting focused flavors of cherry, berry, mineral and loam. Balanced, graceful and deep. Tempranillo, Syrah, and Cabernet Sauvignon. Drink
Item Number: 17397
Bottle:$22.95
Case: $275.40
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Valdespino Moscatel Toneles 375ml
100  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 100 "The NV Moscatel Toneles has reached a mythical status locally in Spain. It’s an extremely old, concentrated and powerful sweet wine that was long forgotten, because there was no market for it. The color is dark brown, almost opaque with amber-green edges. The ever-changing nose
Please note this is a 375mL bottle, which is smaller than a regular 750mL bottle!
Item Number: 15301
Bottle:$236.95
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Cristalino Brut NV
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87  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 87Best Value"The Cristalino Brut Cava has apple pastry, ginger and almond cream flavors; well-cut and focused; mouthwatering finish with notes of smoke and nuts on the finish."
Item Number: 588
Bottle:$6.95
Case: $83.40
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Lagar de Robla Premium Mencia 2008
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91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91"The 2008 Lagar de Robla Premium Mencia spent 18 months in American oak. It is the most complex of these Mencia offerings displaying density, opulence, and length. This pleasure-bent effort can be enjoyed now but will drink well for a decade."~Jay Miller
Item Number: 10841
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Bodegas Juan Gil Monastrell Silver Label 2012
"Deep purple/black color. Explosive aromas of ripe currant, red berries and smoked notes. Rich, powerful and voluminous on the attack, a huge mouthful of crème-de-cassis concentration, silken and juicy in the mid-palate with excellent length and persistence. Fine, ripe tannins, at once supple and
Item Number: 14335
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Muga 'Gran Reserva' Prado Enea 2005
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95  Wine Advocate 
Wine advocate 95 "The 2005 Prado Enea Gran Reserva spends 36-months in oak, nine months in new oak after which it is racked into American oak that is “semi-new” (i.e. a new barrel that is “broken in” with a wine beforehand). It has an unashamedly opulent bouquet of primal, ripe, boysenberry,
Item Number: 16554
Bottle:$47.95
Case: $575.40
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Segura Viudas Brut Reserva Cava NV
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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