Rhone Blend Red


Domaine Lafage Tessellae 'Old Vines' 2013
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94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "Another incredible wine that's shockingly good for the price, the 2013 Tessellae Old Vines checks in as a blend of 40% Grenache, 40% Syrah and 20% Mourvedre that was aged all in concrete tank. It offers brilliant notes of black cherries, blueberry, licorice, clove and spring
Item Number: 19077
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Xavier 'SM' Cotes-du-Rhone NV
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94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "The NV Côtes du Rhône S.M. is thrilling stuff. Made from equal parts Grenache and Syrah and aged half in concrete and half in barrel, it offers a full-bodied, voluptuous and decadent style to go with overflowing notes of plum and darker fruits, licorice and violets. Gorgeous on
Item Number: 20489
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Xavier '100%' Cotes-du-Rhone 2012
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91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "Even better than the straight Côtes du Rhône, the 2012 Côtes du Rhône 100% is almost a kitchen-sink blend, with 40% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 15% Mourvedre and the rest Cinsault, Carignan and Marselan. Aged 12 months in 80% concrete tank and 20% in barrel, it dishes out plenty of black
Item Number: 20490
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Domaine La Garrigue 'Cuvee Romaine' Red Blend 2013
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90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 " Domaine La Garrigue has always been one of my favorite Eric Solomon estates. Solomon has the producer bottle this cuvee two or three years before La Garrigue’s other wines. It is essentially declassified Vacqueyras from 60- to 90-year-old vines. Another wine looked after by
Item Number: 20933
Bottle:$14.45
Case: $173.40
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Michel Gassier 'Cercius' Cotes du Rhone 2012
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91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "A joint venture between Gassier, Philippe Cambie, and importer Eric Solomon, the 2012 Cercius Vieilles Vignes is a year in, year out ridiculous value that also drinks well past its humble price point. Comprised of 85% Grenache and 15% Syrah that was aged for 6 months in concrete,
Item Number: 10356
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Penya Vin de Pays 2014
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91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "Also terrific, the ruby/purple 2014 Côtes Catalanes (52% Grenache, 36% Carignan and the rest Syrah, aged all in tank) offers lots of kirsch and darker berry fruit, spring flowers, pepper and violet notes to go with a medium-bodied, supple, forward, lively feel. Like the 2013, this
Item Number: 18686
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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E. Guigal Cotes du Rhone Rouge 2012
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 A wine that should be on the market by the time you read this, the 2012 Cotes du Rhone from Guigal is a smokin' value that offers classic southern Rhone notes of peppery herbs, smoked earth and almost chocolatey dark fruits. Medium plus-bodied, concentrated, with both fine tannin
Item Number: 21048
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Domaine Mur-mur-ium Sublime Syrah 2011
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90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90"The sensational 2011 Vin de Pays Syrah-Sublime (100% Syrah) reveals sumptuous notes of spring flowers, blackberries, cassis, licorice and forest floor. Drink this complex, textured, full-bodied vin de pays over the next 2-3 years, although it may last even longer."
Item Number: 13724
Bottle:$11.95
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Ventana Vineyards 'Le Mistral' Rhone Red 2011
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91 " Coming in an oddly shaped, presumably old-style bottle, this blend of 51% Syrah, 39% Grenache, 7% Alicante Bouschet and 3% Petite Sirah packs a deep, rich nose full of blueberry syrup, vanilla and nutmeg, almost approaching brandy. Framed by a solid tannic structure, flavors
Item Number: 18633
Bottle:$26.95
Case: $161.70
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Clos Mont Olivet 'Cuvee Papet' Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2012
96  Stephen Tanzer 
Stephen Tanzer 94-96 "Brilliant ruby. Spice- and mineral-accented red fruits and lavender on the intensely perfumed nose. Juicy, focused and pure, with excellent depth to its raspberry and cherry compote flavors. Puts on weight with air without any loss of vibrancy. The mineral element carries
Item Number: 16461
Bottle:$59.95
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Domaine Des Bosquets Gigondas 2013
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 " Intense, with very pure, focused raspberry, boysenberry and blueberry fruit flavors that pump along, while a racy graphite note bolts down the finish. Alluring spice and black tea accents hang in the background. The finish features subtle, latent grip. Rock-solid. Best from 2016
Item Number: 20500
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Entrefaux Crozes-Hermitage Rouge 2013
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90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2013 Crozes Hermitage is a stunner that should be snatched up by readers. Coming from the southern part of the appellation, it was completely destemmed and was raised in a combination of barrels, foudre and tank. Inky colored and beautifully concentrated with terrific notes of
Item Number: 20510
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $239.40
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Domaine du Cayron Gigondas Grenache 2013
93  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91-93 "Brilliant ruby-red. An exotically perfumed bouquet evokes red fruit liqueur, apricot, potpourri and smoky minerals. Juicy and expansive on the palate, offering sweet raspberry and pit fruit flavors that put on weight with air. The floral and smoky notes come back strong on the
Item Number: 21052
Bottle:$26.95
Case: $323.40
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Brotte Domaine Barville Chateauneuf du Pape 2012
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93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91-93+ Looking even better, the 2012 Chateauneuf du Pape had an added layer of richness and depth over the 2011. Offering up ripe notes of blackberry, underbrush, pepper and new leather, it is fresh and lively on the palate, with medium-bodied richness and fantastic purity of fruit.
Item Number: 19034
Bottle:$25.95
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Chateau Pesquie Cuvee Quintessence 2012
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92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "Deeper and richer than the Terrasses, the Syrah dominated 2012 Ventoux Quintessence has a fabulous perfume of black raspberry, violets, vanilla bean and licorice. This is followed by a medium to full-bodied red that a forward, sexy, supple texture and no hard edges. More
Item Number: 18566
Bottle:$22.95
Case: $275.40
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M. Chapoutier 'Bila-Haut' Cotes du Roussillon 2013
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine advocate 91 The 2013 Cotes du Roussillon Villages Les Vignes de Bila Haut offers a deep, rich and layered profile that has outstanding potential. Comprised of mostly Grenache, Syrah and Mourvedre, with a splash of Carignan, it's loaded with notions of black olive, pepper, earth and assorted
Item Number: 19498
Bottle:$10.95
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E. Guigal 'La Landonne' Cote Rotie 2004
95  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 95"A gorgeous nose of crushed plum and Turkish coffee gives way to a plushly textured palate of warm fig, mocha, fruitcake and mesquite. Still a touch taut, but pure on the finish, with fine-grained tannins and a mouthwatering minerality. Drink now through 2023. 800 cases made."
Item Number: 6204
Bottle:$359.95
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Paul Jaboulet Cotes du Rhone Plan de Dieu 2010
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90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 "The 2010 Domaine de Pere et Fille Plan de Dieu Cotes du Rhone-Villages offers copious amounts of black fruits, strawberries and cherries in a naked, but beautifully textured expression of Cotes du Rhone. Aged in truncated oak vats, it is a blend of 80% Grenache and the rest Syrah
Item Number: 18002
Bottle:$18.95
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Philippine de Saint-Cyrille Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2011
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91"Gorgeous warm cocoa, ganache and espresso notes lead the way, followed by macerated fig, blackberry paste, and warm plum sauce flavors. Dense and loamy through the finish. Shows impressive density for the vintage." ~ JM
Item Number: 16178
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $239.40
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Domaine Saint Prefert 'Reserve' Charles Giraud 2011
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94 "Features a dark, warm ganache spine that holds the cherry compote, plum sauce and steeped currant fruit together. Smoldering charcoal and tobacco notes line the finish. Shows solid muscle for the vintage.”"  Wine Advocate 92 "The 2011 Chateauneuf du Pape Collection Charles
Item Number: 13815
Bottle:$56.95
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Domaine de La Janasse Cuvee Chaupin 2011
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95  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 95 "Coming from a cooler, sandy terroir in the northeastern part of the appellation, the 2011 Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Chaupin (which comes 80% from the Chaupoin lieu-dit and 20% from the La Janasse lieu-dit, hence the subtle name change) is 100% Grenache, from vines planted in 1912,
Item Number: 14034
Bottle:$66.95
Case: $803.40
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Clos des Brusquieres Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2013
93  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91-93 "Deep red. High-pitched raspberry and floral scents are complicated by notes of star anise, allspice and white pepper. Juicy and focused on the palate, offering sappy red berry and blood orange flavors that become sweeter with air. Suave and seamless on the back end, finishing
Item Number: 20098
Bottle:$32.95
Case: $395.40
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Chateau Pesquie Cuvee des Terrasses Red 2013
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91"The 2013 Ventoux Terrasses offer gorgeous garrigue, white pepper, underbrush and sweet berry fruit to go with a forward, seamless, elegant style on the palate. Year in and year out this cuvee isan incredible value and a no brainer that readers need to buy."~JD
Item Number: 19693
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Domaine Ferrando 'Colombis' Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2011
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93 "Looking first at the 2011 Chateauneuf du Pape Colombis, it offers complex kirsch and darker berry fruits, herbes de Provence, seaweed, licorice and spice in its medium to full-bodied, seamless and elegant style. It has a beautiful core of sweet fruit, and will be better in another
Item Number: 13897
Bottle:$45.95
Case: $551.40
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Chateau de Beaucastel Coudoulet Rouge 2012
92  International Wine Cellar 
The Wine Advocate 92  "Starting the reds, the 2012 Cotes du Rhone Coudoulet de Beaucastel looks to be an outstanding example of this cuvee. Showing plenty of black cherry, mineral, cracked pepper and underbrush, it is medium-bodied, possesses great acidity, and gains in both richness and depth in
Item Number: 17892
Bottle:$24.95
Case: $299.40
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