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Tolaini Valdisanti Red Blend 2009
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94"Another Bordeaux-inspired wine, the 2009 Valdisanti represents a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese and Cabernet Franc (in that order of importance). Fruit is sourced from the Tenuta S. Giovanni. On the nose, it shows delicate embroidery of spice, dark fruit and smoked cedar.
Item Number: 16369
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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Orin Swift Locations 'E-2' Spanish Red Blend 2012
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93  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 93"A blend of Grenache from Priorat, Rioja and Toro, Tempranillo from Rioja, and Carignan from Ribera del Duero and Carinyena. It has the same fermentation and upbringing as the French and Italian wines. Majestic, soaring black fruit aromas intermixed with forest floor, white flowers
Item Number: 14841
Bottle:$14.85
Case: $178.20
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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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Eric Solomon Selections 'Novellum' Chardonnay 2013
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92"More serious and layered, the 2013 VDP Cotes Catalanes Novellum is a crazy value that needs to be tasted to be believed. A custom cuvee by importer Eric Solomon and a blend of 100% Chardonnay that comes from two separate vineyards, this Cotes Catalanes is aged three months (on
Item Number: 16173
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Seven Falls Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90Smart Buy“ Supple, expressive and generous, with spicy blackberry, currant and licorice flavors, pouring into the harmonious and polished finish. Drink now through 2019. 37,500 cases made." ~H.S." This elegant Cabernet Sauvignon reveals layers of dark fruit flavors with good
Item Number: 15190
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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La Rioja Alta 'Ardanza' Rioja Reserva 2004
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94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94WS TOP 100 2013 Rank 22"Cedar, tobacco and spice hints frame dried cherry, berry and vanilla notes in this silky red. The flavors mingle nicely, framed by juicy acidity and light but firm tannins. The wine has a lovely, weightless intensity. A fine example of the traditional
Item Number: 14364
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Domaine Cabirau 'Maury Sec' Serge & Nicolas 2011
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95  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 95"This small estate was purchased by importer Dan Kravitz, and the early releases have exhibited considerable promise. The star at Domaine Cabirau is the 2011 Maury Sec. There are 500 cases of this blend of equal parts Grenache, Syrah and Carignan. I had it in a blind tasting with
Item Number: 15494
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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La Crema 'Monterey' Pinot Noir 2012
90  International Wine Cellar 
International Wine Cellar 90"Bright red. Spicy red berries and rose on the nose, with a hint of smokiness in the background. Offers tangy strawberry and red currant avors and a hint of cola, with a white pepper nuance adding bite. Finishes lively and focused, leaving behind sweet red fruit
Item Number: 14963
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Chateau Roc Cotes de Castillon 2009
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94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91-94"Barrel Tasting. Sweet fruit, with loads of subtle raspberry and blueberry. Full and silky. Excellent finish. Wow."
Item Number: 10835
Bottle:$18.39
Case: $220.68
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Tenuta Ghiaccio Forte Morellino di Scansano 2011
93  Decanter 
Decanter 93"Intense aromas of blackberries, black cherries and chocolate. Its mouth is full of seductive red fruit, spice, firm tannin and high acidity, Sangiovese from Maremma at its best."Wine Advocate 90"The 2011 Morellino di Scansano Ghiacchio Forte shows modern tones of black fruit,
Item Number: 15956
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Franciscan 'Cuvee Sauvage' Chardonnay 2011
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93  Anthony Dias Blue 
Anthony Dias Blue 93“Bright and juicy with citrus, vanilla, and bracing acidity; racy, pure, and showing toasty oak and lovely balance; a great wine at a terrific price; natural yeast fermentation.” – Anthony Dias Blue, The Tasting Panel, June 2013"With a wet spring and very cool growing
Item Number: 15435
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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Finca Villacreces Pruno 2012
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93  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 93"This blend of 90% Tempranillo and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon emerges from a vineyard situated adjacent to one of the famous vineyards utilized to produce Spain’s greatest red wine, Vega Sicilia. Made from relatively old vines, the 2012 Pruno is a sexy, opulent, voluptuously textured
Item Number: 16445
Bottle:$16.85
Case: $202.20
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Domaine les Aphillanthes 2011 Rasteau '1921' 2011
93  Robert Parker 
Wine Advocate 93"Even better and one of the wines of the vintage, the spectacular 2011 Rasteau 1921 is comprised of 90% Grenache, 7% Mourvedre and 3% Carignan, with the Grenache coming from vines planted in 1921. Offering up a stunning bouquet of black raspberry, licorice, spring flowers,
Item Number: 14875
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $299.40
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Domaine Lafage Tessellae Carignan 2012
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92"The only red presented at this tasting, the 2012 VDP Cotes Catalanes Tessellae is 100% old vine Carignan, aged ten months in concrete tank, that comes from vineyards in Maury and Les Aspres (both of which have schist soils). An old-world styled fruit-bomb, with its massive and
Item Number: 16316
Bottle:$10.95
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Michel Gassier 'Nostre Pais' Blanc 2012
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92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92"A wine that ended up being my house white over the holidays, the 2012 Costieres De Nimes Nostre Pais is an awesome effort that will compete with wines two to three times its price. A blend of 53% Grenache Blanc, 38% Roussanne, 6% Viognier and 3% Bourboulenc that was partially
Item Number: 14470
Bottle:$14.85
Case: $178.20
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Chateau Saint-Roch Chimeres 2012
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93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93"Made from 60% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 10% Carignan, the 2012 Cotes du Roussillon Villages Chimeres is mind-blowing stuff that comes from 100- to 105-year-old vines and spent 8-12 months in a combination of 500-liter barrels and concrete vats. From primarily schist soils, it boast
Item Number: 16631
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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The Royal Chenin Blanc Old Vines Steen 2013
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90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90"One of the greatest buys I have tasted this year is this under $10, 100% Chenin Blanc from the Western Cape. A super flowery-scented nose includes notions of ripe honeydew melons and pears. This medium-weight, fresh, fruity, crisp, dry, textbook Chenin Blanc will provide immense
Item Number: 15307
Bottle:$7.95
Case: $95.40
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Chateau Lafite Rothschild Pauillac 2010
100  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 100WE TOP 100 2013 Cellar Selections Rank 85"Almost black in color, this stunning wine is gorgeous, rich and dense. It's grand and powerful, with a strong sense of its own importance. The beautiful tannins and the fragrant black currant fruits are palpable. It's a great wine,
Item Number: 14432
Bottle:$1,174.95
Case: $14,099.40
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Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc 2013
90  Anthony Dias Blue 
Anthony Dias Blue 90"Juicy with bright peach, passion fruit and citrus. Crisp and fresh. Exuberant and long. Lovely."
Item Number: 15635
Bottle:$12.33
Case: $147.96
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Jolie-Pitt & Perrin 'Miraval' Rose 2013
91  Decanter 
Decanter 91“There is a lovely floral nose, soft fragrant roses, and from the first taste there is a delicate structure that deepens on the palate. But, as the French would say ‘il y a du vin’ – meaning that there is a sense of power alongside the elegance, a structure and a fresh acidity that
Item Number: 15637
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $239.40
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Xavier Vins Cotes du Rhone 2010
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90"Composed of 70% Grenache and the rest Mourvedre and Syrah, the 2010 Cotes du Rhone was aged in wood barrels (one-third) and tank (two-thirds). It possesses copious notes of garrigue, loamy soil, balsam wood, underbrush, kirsch and blacker fruits. This medium-bodied 2010 is ideal
Item Number: 16709
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Ladera Sagrada Castelo do Papa Godello 2012
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91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91"I have become more and more smitten by the indigenous Godello grape that can achieve surprising heights in Spain. The 2012 Papa (100% organically grown Godello) was aged totally in stainless steel and saw no malolactic. It possesses the texture of a classy white Burgundy, as well
Item Number: 15802
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Celler de Capcanes Mas Donis Barrica Old Vines 2012
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94  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 94"Another baby Priorato, the 2012 Mas Donis, a custom cuvee from Eric Solomon, is composed of 85% Grenache and 15% Syrah aged nine months in both new and used French and American oak. The Grenache comes from 70-year-old vines, and the Syrah from 30-year-old vines. It is difficult to
Item Number: 14469
Bottle:$10.95
Case: $131.40
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Castello di Monsanto 'Riserva' Chianti Classico 2010
95  Decanter 
Decanter 95"Very immediate on the nose, with ripe summer fruit and hints of powder puff and potpourri. Very young and intense but still a little unsettled on the palate, with some traditional oak aromas still to be assimilated, intriguing complexity and great potential."James Suckling 92
Item Number: 15272
Bottle:$17.95
Case: $215.40
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Chateau Lilian Ladouys St. Estephe 2011
93  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 93"While the wood is still very apparent in this wine, it does also have the rich fruit as a balance. The acidity, dark berry fruits and a fine juicy character go with the firm tannins and spicy wood character."Wine Spectator 90"Generous and forward for a St.-Estèphe, with
Item Number: 15873
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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