Posts tagged: Napa Valley

The Pirates invaded us…. JUST IN TIME 4 Halloween!

Captain Heidi Barrett: “Avast, mateys – it’s a new vintage of Pirate TreasuRed! The first year I worked on this wine, 2007, the result was not what I expected, but something even better. Because the original blend used seven varietals, the ‘Treasure of the Seven Seas’ idea was a natural inspiration for the Pirate name. […]

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In their 20th Anniversary, Coho releases its best Cabernet EVER, 96 Points, ONLY 147 cases produced

  COHO is the aspiration of vintner Gary Lipp to produce flavorful, balanced wines. Grown in select cool-climate vineyards, COHO wines emphasize fruit purity and vitality. Gary has worked for California wineries for almost thirty-five years: involved in all aspects of the craft, acquiring the skills to bottle his passion. The choice of COHO as the […]

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Carte Blanche Cabernet 97+ Points = “THE” Haut-Brion from Napa (really)

  After the great  success with her own Keplinger label, Helen Keplinger is out of control (in a very good way)! The latest release of the 2018 Carte Blanche Cabernet showcases Helen’s amazing talents. Only a few hundred cases of this mind boggling wine were produced from this “next” Haut Brion of the Napa Valley! […]

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A Super-Expressive Napa Chardonnay à la Chablis, well-priced

The first impression with both aromatics and flavor is fresh, stony and a touch reserved. One can tell more is to come. Deeper notes of pear, green apple and a touch of citrus emerge. No wood up front, only fresh yeasty fermentation/fruit aromas are present at first. The wine seriously evolves with aeration and a […]

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LAST CALL 4 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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97 POINTS – IT’S UNWRITTEN, ITS CABERNET, IT’S VERY LIMITED (ONLY 150 CASES PRODUCED)

  Sourced from one of the most historic vineyard sites in Napa Valley, the Lewelling Ranch in Saint Helena, the Unwritten Cabernet Sauvignon 2018 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. […]

Wednesday September 29th, 2021 in , , , , , | Comments Off on 97 POINTS – IT’S UNWRITTEN, ITS CABERNET, IT’S VERY LIMITED (ONLY 150 CASES PRODUCED)

THE NEW EL COCO IS HERE, AND IT IS A REAL GEM!

  In August of 2012, Dave Phinney and his friends stood in the middle of a block of hundred-year-old Zinfandel. The vineyard was planted by George Beldon Crane in the late nineteenth century and is one of the icons of the Napa Valley. Hours earlier they had signed the paperwork to buy the vineyard and […]

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SORRY, LAST CALL 4 THIS HOT NEW CULT CABERNET AT AN ECONOMICAL PRICE, 10% OFF

  This is a fun newcomer that will not disappoint you! Showing amazingly well, this could easily be the next HOT, CULT winery from Napa! Cresta Velia 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon “Mount Veeder” Napa Valley Retail 110.00 – GGWC 99.99 FREE SHIPPING on 6 Use code CRESTA during checkout Jeb Dunnuck 96+ Points: “I loved the […]

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Bevan Disciple “Sugarloaf Red” 96 Points TODAY ONLY 15% OFF

  Kimberly Hatcher is the longtime assistant to Russell Bevan and has kept her eyes and ears wide open, and she is on a roll as of late! Robert Parker and Jeb Dunnuck have “noticed” her and the press is out! That said, Kimberly’s OWN wines are very small productions, and with high scores… they […]

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94 Point Flamboyant, Super Exotic under $70 Napa Cabernet

  Behrens 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon The Anchor Napa Valley GGWC 69.99 net item FREE SHIPPING on 6 or more Use code ANCHOR during checkout Vinous 94 Points: “The 2017 The Anchor is rich, flamboyant and super-exotic. Crème de cassis, menthol, lavender and sweet spice all race out of the glass. This rich, sumptuous Cabernet is […]

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