Orin Swift

Orin Swift 'Machete' Red Wine 2015
"A brooding hue and viscous consistency, powerful aromas of creme de cassis, boysenberry, and ripe cherries are complemented by a soft minerality and hints of dark chocolate. The entry is smooth with dark plums and a charred meatiness that floods to create a velvety texture that lingers." ~
Item Number: 25137
Case: $587.40
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Orin Swift 'D66' VdP Cotes de Catalanes 2014
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93 "Optimum growing conditions with a crowning harvest mark the 2014 vintage. A saturated cardinal hue belted in garnet is revealed in the glass. The nose brims with an impeccable oak profile with shaded oak tree accents. A mineral cast of alluvial soil can be detected as well, which
Item Number: 25000
Case: $443.40

Orin Swift Locations 'F-4' French Red Wine 2013
"An inky, purple color tone is evident suggesting power and finesse. Exotic aromas of plum, cassis, lavender, and hint of garrigue proudly welcome the tasting. With a fervent entry, dark fruits are immediately present followed by persuasive flavors of raspberry compote, boysenberry, fresh fig, and a
Item Number: 24694
Case: $179.40

Saldo by Prisoner Wine Co. Zinfandel 2015
"Dark ruby color with bold aromas of blackberry, plum and clove. The entry is rich and full, with juicy acidity encircled in flavors of Mexican chocolate, cherry and vanilla extract. Voluptuous and persistent finish with smooth tannins."-Winemaker's Notes  "The Prisoner Founder and Winemaker Dave
Item Number: 24575
Case: $299.40

Orin Swift Locations 'I-4' Italian Red Wine 2014
"A vibrant ruby, coral hue invites the nose and features intense aromas of dark fruits, spices, and wild flowers. On the palate, rich flavors of plums, black cherries and mineral components dominate the entry leading to layered nuances of currants and strawberry jam. The edges are soft and finishes
Item Number: 24365
Case: $179.40

Orin Swift 'Shatter' Grenache 2013
"Aromas of toasted French oak and brioche mingle with fresh cut strawberry and candied cherries. The entry of the wine is rich and mouth coating offering a mélange of kirsch and dark stone fruits. The mid-palate brims with layered blackberry and savory essence of ripe pomegranate lending into a soft
Item Number: 23796

Orin Swift 'Abstract' Red Blend 2015
" As soon as a glass is poured, aromatic notes of Luxardo cherries, ripe black plums and raspberries billow, with intricate hints of coffee, mocha and caramel in the background. The entry is expansive with dark briar fruits, cola and cocoa with tannins that are soft and dusty. The wine finishes with
Item Number: 23340

Orin Swift 'Locations CA-4' California Red Wine 2014
90  Wine Advocate 
The Wine Advocate 90  "The least expensive wines in Dave Phinney's mine are his Locations portfolio. I tasted two of them. The NV Proprietary Red CA-4, which is a 15,000-case cuvee, all from 2014. It is a blend from diverse California areas, ranging from Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino to the Sierra
Item Number: 23314
Case: $263.40

Orin Swift 'Locations' 'E-4' Spanish Red NV
"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
Case: $178.20

Orin Swift 'Palermo' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
91  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 91 "I tasted three Cabernet Sauvignon-based wines from Orin Swift. The 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon Palermo, all Napa Valley fruit and a blend dominated by Cabernet Sauvignon with a little Merlot and Malbec, was aged only 10 months in 35% new French oak. Bottled early to accentuate its
Item Number: 21059

Orin Swift 'Mercury Head' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
96  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 96 " An alluring hue of dark garnet sits in the glass, encircled by a glowing ruby rim. Immediate aromas of ripe black cherry, blueberry and classic cassis are supported by undertones of lavender, jasmine, sage, tobacco, cigar box and the slightest touch of anise. Rich and vibrant

Saldo by Prisoner Wine Co. Zinfandel 2014
89  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 89 "Jammed with toasty oak and black pepper notes, this is backed up by baked cherry, grilled anise and toffee flavors. Drink now through 2022."~TF  "Dark ruby color with bold aromas of blackberry, plum and clove. The entry is rich and full, with juicy acidity encircled in flavors

Orin Swift 'Locations WA-4' Red Blend 2014
"A sixth generation vintner and friend of Locations winemaker, Dave Phinney once said, “if I was twenty-one, single, and could make wine anywhere in world, it would be Washington.” With that endorsement and incentive, we proudly offer our first wine from the Northwest. Sourced from diverse vineyard

Orin Swift 'Machete' Red Wine 2014
96  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 96 "The 2014 Proprietary Red Blend Machete finished at 15.7% natural alcohol and is a blend of Petite Sirah, Syrah and Grenache aged 10 months in 40% new French oak. This wine, at 15,500 cases, is telltale opaque bluish/purple with a super nose of barbecue meat and herbs,

Orin Swift 'Papillon' Red Blend 2013
95  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 95 "The 2013 Papillon Proprietary Red is 100% from Napa and is a Bordeaux blend of Cabernet Sauvignon with Merlot, Petit Verdot, Malbec and Cabernet Franc. This killer wine has an inky purple color and offers notes of espresso roast intermixed with white chocolate, creme de cassis,

Orin Swift 'Mercury Head' Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
98  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 98 "The 100% Cabernet Sauvignon aged 18 months in 50% new French oak, is the 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Mercury Head. Certainly one of the more intriguing labels, with a real Mercury-head dime embedded in the glass bottle, this 4,500-case cuvée comes from blocks in Taplin, Morisoli and

Orin Swift 'Abstract' Red Blend 2014
"An alluring inky-purple achievement, the 2014 Abstract is replete with a vivid nose of red and black stone fruits, candied cherry, cassis, dried floral notes, and sweet oak accents. Fleshy and spirited, the wine evolves into a very complex flavor profile of dark berry preserve, raspberry jam, Asian

Orin Swift 'Mannequin' Chardonnay 2013
96  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 96 "The 2013 Proprietary White Mannequin, which draws fruit from diverse regions of Northern California such as the Carneros Basin and the Sonoma Coast, is actually a blend of 76% Chardonnay, 8% Viognier, 6% Marsanne, 5% Grenache Blanc, 3% Muscat and 2% Roussanne. This is amazing

Orin Swift 'D66' VdP Cotes de Catalanes 2013
95  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 95 "In the same mold as the 2012, the 2013 Cotes Catalanes Grenache D66 is being held for six months in bottle prior to release. Completely destemmed (as are all the wines here) and aged in 30% new barrels, it has elegant, lively notes of blackberry, cassis, plum, pepper and violets

Saldo by Prisoner Wine Co. Zinfandel 2013
90  Robert Parker 
Wine Spectator 90 "Loaded with toasty oak, this jammy Zin offers aromas of dark cherry, caramel and cracked pepper that lead to zesty flavors of dried sage, espresso and licorice. A bit tannic on the finish. Drink now through 2020."–TF  Robert Parker 90 "The 2013 Saldo (a Latin word for “from

Orin Swift 'Palermo' Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
94  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 94 "The 2013 Palermo Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa is a blend of mostly Cabernet Sauvignon with Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The wine has wonderful notes of spring flowers, espresso bean, black cherry and blackberry fruit, a touch of toast, licorice and forest floor. It is opaque purple,

Orin Swift 'Machete' Red Wine 2013
94  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 94+ "Another innovative and genius effort from Dave Phinney is his 2013 Proprietary Red Machete, which is a California red blend made from Petite Sirah, Syrah and Grenache. This wine is another that shows his tendency to produce wines of great intensity and personality. It is

Orin Swift Locations 'F-3' French Red Wine 2013
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "The Non-Vintage Locations F-3 French Red Wine is all from the 2013 vintage and is a blend of Grenache from the Roussillon, Syrah from the Rhone Valley and assorted Bordeaux varieties. It was fermented in large oak vats and aged in barrel for ten months prior to bottling. A dense

Orin Swift 'Shatter' Grenache 2012
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "A collaboration between Napa's Joel Gott and Dave Phinney, the semi-opaque 2012 Cotes Catalanes Grenache is a smoking blend of 100% Grenache that comes from the singular, black schist soils located around the village of Maury, in the Agly Valley in the Roussillon. Aged in French

Orin Swift 'Locations' 'E-3' Spanish Red 2013
"A blend of Grenache/Garnacha, Tempranillo, Monastrell, and Carignan/Cariñena. An alluring cast of blooming crimson and deep red shades are immediately present in the glass. Complimenting the appearance is an impressive intensity on the nose with elevated dark cherry and exotic spice notes. The