Posts tagged: Napa Valley

IT’S UNWRITTEN, ITS CABERNET, IT’S VERY LIMITED

Sourced from one of the most historic vineyard sites in Napa Valley, the Lewelling Ranch in Saint Helena, the Unwritten Cabernet Sauvignon has complex and inviting aromatics. The wine is an opaque purple in the glass, visually demonstrating the wine’s youthfulness. The nose erupts with floral aromas of clove, sandalwood, and baking spice. This wine […]

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Meet the “Margaux Pavillon Rouge” from Napa, an UNDER $50 Napa Cab!

Château La Grande Roche is a brand within the Forman family of wines. The name was derived in recognition of the presence of the gravel nature of the Forman Vineyard which is surrounded by massive boulders (Grande Roche) in a true Clos-like fashion. It is 100% estate grown and is generally and predominantly made up […]

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Bordeaux Blanc Meets Napa Valley VERY LIMITED THIS YEAR!!!

In 1972 Jack and Mary Novak purchased the orginal “Spottswoode” property. In1977, when Mary Weber Novak’s husband passed away unexpectedly, leaving her with five young children and a newly replanted vineyard, she became one of the first women to run a major Napa Valley winegrowing estate. In the years since, through her hard work, insight […]

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Shhh… don’t tell anyone…25% off this 95 Point Cabernet Gem & FREE SHIPPING too!

  The Vineyard 29 2018 CEANDA Cabernet Sauvignon is a symbolic representation of the passion and dedication that Chuck and Anne McMinn have bestowed upon their prized vineyards. Both a blend of their vineyards (Vineyard 29 and Aida), as well as their names, CEANDA stands tall as a beautiful new addition to the Vineyard 29 […]

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Voluptuous under $75.00 Napa Cab only 150 cases produced

I am excited to introduce the new Coho Cabernet Sauvignon from the (very small production) 2017 vintage. The wine is sourced from some boutique, family-owned vineyards located in the Napa Valley (Perata, Michael Black & Sugarloaf East known from Bevan fame!). Winemaker Phil Titus (longtime “star” at Chappellet winery) produced an amazing, crowd-pleasing wine!  As […]

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One of Napa’s oldest Cabernet vineyards is still producing great gems!

Ghost Block has been scaring many of us in a good way.  The Quality/Price ratios are in tune like the best performers in a ballet.  As always, only a very limited production of this Oakville producer is available  Nestled on a gently sloping knoll on the north edge of Yountville, Ghost Block vineyard is named […]

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REALLY, A STUNNING $50’s Thomas Rivers Brown Cabernet that will please palate & wallet!!

The farmer works to produce the best crop possible, knowing once it leaves their hands, they no longer have control. The winemaker, regardless of skill and ability, can only work with what comes through the winery doors. Matt Hardin, a 6th generation Napa resident and farmer, is a partner in Barbour Vineyards, one of the […]

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CAUTION: Content is now 100% “legal” but habit forming!

The Prohibition Story about Black Chicken: Going back to the early 1900’s … Hey Aldo, when you come by on Friday, bring me a couple pounds of walnuts, some fruit and vegetables, two dozen eggs and a “Black Chicken”. And thus went one of the hundreds of inquiries during prohibition when selling wine was not […]

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The Petrus from Napa is not only less expensive you also get FREE SHIPPING

Arietta is the name for wines born of a passion for music. The name Arietta, meaning short aria or art song, expresses our belief that all great wines must sing. Both wine & song should “take flight,” in the course of which the qualities of balance, vibrancy, depth, overtones, and complexity resonate and give us […]

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LAST CALL For this Complex under $75 mountain-grown Napa Cabernet

  Paloma is known for its Merlot, so it is rare they offer their Cabernet for sale.  The Cabernet is grown to be blended with their Merlot, but in some years (higher yields) they do produce it as a single varietal.  So I am happy to share this bounty with you!  This wine is bold […]

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