Posts tagged: 2010

Melka’s 95 Point Howell Mountain GEM!

In 2008 The Adams family purchased the great White Cottage Ranch on Howell Mountain and hired legendary viticulturist Michael Wolf and Winemaker-Extraordinaire Phillipe Melka to develop a new venture.  The 28 acre planted vineyards are located between 1600 and 2000 feet elevation.  The winery and vineyard almost read like a love story –  “It is […]

Killer Cab by the “King of Cab” 25% OFF plus FREE SHIPPING – TODAY ONLY!

The “Dos Lagos” Vineyards (Two Lakes) are nestled in the hills of the Atlas Peak AVA in Napa.  A 22 acre property, with only 5 of the acres planted to premium Cabernet Sauvignon. The altitude is approximately 1,650 feet. A rocky terroir, the volcanic rock is called “tuff.” The vines are planted partially on the […]

100 Point winemaker’s new Cab

NOW with Denis Malbec (Kapcsandy, Chateau Latour, Haut-Brion, etc.) as your winemaker you can only expect one thing – AMAZING wine!   The 2010 Cabernet is 100% sourced from the Sodaro’s estate vineyard in Coombsville.  For now, this winery might still be an unknown (remember, many were unknowns before I introduced them to you).  I can […]

The Best under the Radar Cab in Napa!

The inaugural release was the 2007 vintage and as of today this winery still floats under the radar, which is great for you and me!  Only 2 barrels (50 cases) of this amazing gem are produced.  This is exactly why I wake up early every day to find gems like this.  You will not be […]

Under $30.00 WINES Special in time for Valentine’s Day

Just in time – get some fun wines in for Valentine’s Day.  Order today and they’ll arrive just in time for next week’s celebration!  Founded by an army and family of one, Patrick Krutz, Krutz Family Cellars has just recently grown into its “full” business name.  The 2003-’06 vintages were crafted entirely by Patrick.  Youngest […]

Awesome 95 Point Napa Cab Blend under $45 with FREE SHIPPING!

The Buoncristiani O.P.C. is a Napa Valley proprietary red blend.  The synergy of marrying Napa Cabernet Sauvignon with Syrah, while also folding in further complexity of texture and flavor with Napa Malbec and Merlot blenders. Grapes are sourced from some of Napa’s most prestigious vineyards including Hyde, Stagecoach, Hossfeld, and Bennett. Just like their winemaking […]

32 Winds is back with a vengeance

With Ehren Jordan  (Failla andTurley) as your winemaker and a top sommelier as your founding partner it is no surprise that you create some of the best wines money can buy!  This venture really has a lot of wind in its sails and is cruising along nicely, but if snooze you will miss this boat […]

Jackpot winner! – Stunning under 48.00 Napa Cab and FREE SHIPPING

In 1996 David Jackson purchased a 28 year old, dry farmed vineyard in Calistoga and converted it into an award source for great Cabernet.  The first vintage was incepted in a garage in San Francisco, but soon the garage was too small and the Jacksons (JAX) realized that they also needed professional help.  They enlisted […]

Value Chardonnay, just in time for the holidays

This Estate, nestled in the foothills of the Edna Valley, has crafted an impressive lineup of wines.  All sustainably farmed, the vines enjoy the delicate balance of a cool climate and lean soils producing wines with a unique sense of character and place.  Planted in 1978, this vineyard has some great maturity and will be […]

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“Under the Radar” Pinot Noir

Patrick Krutz was the “lone ranger for about four years – CEO, Winemaker, Broom Pusher, Barrel Cleaner, etc. before he received some much needed help from his siblings.   Initially it was just Krutz Cellars, but since the family additions, the word “Family” was added.  They source from some of the most amazing vineyards in Northern […]