New Arrivals at Empire WineSM


Inglenook Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
92  Wine Advocate 
Vinous 94 “The 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley) is a powerful and dense in the glass. Sweet tobacco, menthol, licorice and grilled herbs give the wine its aromatic nuance. This is an especially savory style, with mid-weight structure and linear tannins that need time to soften. This is a
Item Number: 33272
Bottle:$59.95
Case: $359.70
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Rose Rock Pinot Noir 2015
94  James Suckling 
James Suckling 94 “Another amazing pinot noir that shows such purity of the fruit. Blueberries, raspberries, lemons, oranges and hints of caramel. Medium to full body, an incredibly polished texture and a beautiful, exciting finish.”-JS  Tasting Panel 93 “Dotted with salinity and strawberry on
Item Number: 33296
Bottle:$30.95
Case: $185.70
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Chateau Minuty 'M de Minuty' Rose 2018
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91 Here’s a sexy rosé that follows the Provence formula to a tee. It displays freshly sliced pears, nectarines and strawberries. Medium body, bright acidity and a racy, textured finish. Drink now.  Winemaker Notes Light and bright. Very intense of greedy aromas of orange peels and
Item Number: 33468
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Purple Hands ‘Holstein Vineyard’ Pinot Noir 2017
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94Vivid raspberry, pomegranate and rose petal aromas lead to supple and well-built flavors that build richness and vibrancy on a lingering finish. Drink now through 2026. From Oregon.—T.F.
Item Number: 33360
Bottle:$43.95
Case: $527.40
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Luca 'Uco Valley' Malbec 2016
94  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 94 TOP 100 CELLAR SELECTIONS 2018 "Pure berry and cassis aromas are concentrated and show no holes. This Uco Valley Malbec feels pure, direct and linear, albeit with slightly scratchy tannins that should dissipate in due time. Blackberry and dry spice flavors finish full and grabby,
Item Number: 33324
Bottle:$25.95
Case: $311.40
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Domaine Pinson Les Clos Grand Cru Chablis 2017
96  Decanter 
Decanter 96 "This is the less wooded of the two Les Clos bottlings from the Pinsons, but it's still quite a rich, powerful style. It's dense and complex, with notes of baking spices, subtle stone fruit and a saline, minerally flourish. Drinking Window 2020 - 2028"  The Wine That’d be the best
Item Number: 33381
Bottle:$59.95
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Honig Sauvignon Blanc 2018
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 "Succulent peach, nectarine and dried mango flavors are intense and vibrant, showcasing plenty of style, with a note of honeysuckle lingering effortlessly. Drink now."  Wilfred Wong 90 "The 2018 Honig Sauvignon Blanc is delicious and balance. TASTING NOTES: This wine has
Item Number: 33243
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Fontanafredda 'Briccotondo' Barbera 2017
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91 “This shows plum compote, blackberry essence and vanilla. Yet, the oak doesn’t get in the way on the palate, which is fresh and lithe. Soft and velvety yet bright and agile.”-JS  “Ruby red with purple highlights. The nose is packed with black fruit, especially blackberries and
Item Number: 33297
Bottle:$11.95
Case: $143.40
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Cruse Wine Co. Rorick Vineyard Chardonnay 2017
92  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 92 "The 2017 Chardonnay Rorick, from a site at 2,200 feet in altitude, is compelling for its mix of rich orange peel fruit, viscous texture and mountain structure. Exotic and wild, the 2017 is long on class and personality. It is also one of the most distinctive Chardonnays I have
Item Number: 33431
Bottle:$28.95
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Chateau de Segries 'Lirac' Reserve 2016
91  Jeb Dunnuck 
Jeb Dunnuck 91 "The 2016 Lirac Cuvée Réservée, another terrific wine from this estate, is mostly Grenache blended with 30% Syrah and 10% each of Cinsault and Mourvèdre. Destemmed and brought up all in tank, this medium to full-bodied effort has loads of chocolate covered cherries, candied violets,
Item Number: 33474
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Domaine Tempier 'Bandol' Rose 2018
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 89-92 Still in tank at the end of February, Tempier's 2018 Bandol Rose marks another successful vintage for this consistent standout. It's light to medium-bodied, not overly ripe or rich, but all about balance and refreshment. Tangerine and melon aromas and flavors hit all the right
Item Number: 33423
Bottle:$39.95
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Livio Felluga Pinot Grigio 2016
91  James Suckling 
James Suckling 91"Plenty of spice and dried lemon character with peach follow through to a full body and an intense mineral and walnut aftertaste."
Item Number: 33254
Bottle:$20.95
Case: $251.40
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Dry Creek Vineyards Heritage Clone Zinfandel 2017
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 “Briary and vibrant, with zesty raspberry, toasted sage and cracked pepper flavors that take on richness toward polished tannins. Drink now through 2025.”-WS  “This vintage presents enticing aromatics of dried cranberry and boysenberry with hints of cocoa powder, nutmeg, dried
Item Number: 33364
Bottle:$16.45
Case: $197.40
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Eguren Ugarte Cosecha 2016
93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93 Ripe, brambly and juicy with very fresh, ripe berries. Composed palate with a tight core of fine, muscular tannins carrying plenty of flavor. Great composure. by James Suckling, JS, 2018.  Winery Technical Data Blend: 20% Garnacha, 80% Tempranillo. Vineyards (names): Sotovin.
Item Number: 33285
Bottle:$7.99
Case: $95.88
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Resonance by Jadot Pinot Noir 2017
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"Supple and elegantly structured, with expressive raspberry and orange zest aromas and polished flavors that pick up depth and momentum toward a spicy finish framed by refined tannins. Drink now through 2023."
Item Number: 33345
Bottle:$28.95
Case: $173.70
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Coppo ‘Camp du Rouss’ Barbera d’Asti 2016
90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90 A juicy Barbera with lots of burnt orange peel and dark fruit. Full body, light tannins and a savory, fruity finish. by James Suckling, JS, 2018.  Wine Enthusiast 90 You'll find alluring aromas of black-skinned fruit and exotic spice on this full-bodied red. On the structured
Item Number: 33252
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Badia a Coltibuono Chianti Classico Estate 2016
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"A ripe style, this sports cherry, raspberry, violet and mineral aromas and flavors, matched to a tensile structure, revealing fine balance and length. Best from 2021 through 2033."
Item Number: 33405
Bottle:$17.95
Case: $107.70
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Mount Eden Edna Valley Chardonnay 2016
91  Jeb Dunnuck 
Wine Enthusiast 91 "This Santa Cruz Mountains-based winery has been making a value-driven Edna Valley Chardonnay since 1985, and this one does not disappoint, Pungent aromas of lemon oil and orange pith are rounded by seared white peach, crushed sand and smoke on the nose, while the zesty palate
Item Number: 33312
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $239.40
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Chateau Pesquie Edition 1912M Rouge 2017
92  Jeb Dunnuck 
Jeb Dunnuck 92 From higher elevation sites and mostly Grenache brought up all in concrete and stainless steel, the 2017 Ventoux Edition 1912M offers a blast of black raspberry and cherry fruit to go with ample minerality, medium to full body, good acidity, and ripe yet present tannin. It's a
Item Number: 33264
Bottle:$12.95
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La Colombina Rosso di Montalcino 2016
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "La Colombina's 2016 Rosso di Montalcino pours from the bottle with bright fruit intensity and good balance. In essence, this is a simple wine to enjoy at informal occasions. But the wine is also well made and very precise in terms of its aromatic delivery. Dark cherry is followed
Item Number: 33293
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Christoph Hoch Grüner Veltliner Hollenburger
92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 "Multidimensional, showing different flavor nuances with each sip. A distinctive, gorgeous version, featuring aromas and flavors of lemon curd, apple and hazelnut, with hints of spearmint. Intense minerality takes over on the mouthwatering finish. Drink now through 2024. 500
Item Number: 33382
Bottle:$15.95
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Sur de los Andes Premium Blend 2014
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92 Deep, ripe balsamic blackberry aromas include spice notes and vanilla. As might be expected from that nose, this Malbec-Cab Sauvignon blend is saturated and extracted, to the borderline of syrupy. Toasty blackberry and cassis flavors are chocolaty through a smooth finish with
Item Number: 33336
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Green & Red 'Chiles Canyon' Zinfandel 2016
92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 "Sleek and elegantly complex, with expressive cherry, sweet anise and pepper flavors that glide on a long finish. Drink now through 2025. 1,590 cases made. — TF"  Winemaking: Green & Red Vineyard directs its farming practices to emphasize the particularity of the grapes from
Item Number: 33241
Bottle:$23.95
Case: $287.40
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Cuvelier Los Andes Coleccion Red Blend 2013
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 “A ripe, muscular, full-bodied red, with concentrated dark fruit flavors that feature plenty of Asian spice and smoke notes. Mocha and dark chocolate accents fill the finish. Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah and Petit Verdot. Drink now through 2022."-WS  “Cuvelier Los
Item Number: 33410
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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La Lecciaia Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90Dried red plums, redcurrants, paprika, red peppers and red licorice. Medium body, fresh acidity, firm tannins and a fine finish.by James Suckling, JS, 2018.
Item Number: 33322
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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