Monthly Archives: June 2011

Dom Phillipe et Vincent Jaboulet Crozes Hermitage 2006

$17.99 Crozes-Hermitage, Rhone, France Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 12993   Bright raspberry and red cherry fruit gets pushed by a tangy iron note, while sweet spice hints work in the background. Has a pure, fresh finish.” 89 points Wine Spectator, … Continue reading

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Colombelle Union de Producteurs Plaimont 2010

$6.99 Cotes de Gascogne, France PLCB Code# 22631 A fruity white, with green apple flavors that show a crisp, herbal edge. Features hints of pineapple on the finish. Colombard and Ugni Blanc. Drink now. 160,000 cases made. –KM 85 Points Wine Spectator Colombard … Continue reading

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Water Wheel Memsie Homestead Red 2008

$11.99 Bendigo, Victoria, Australia PLCB Code# 14309 Polished, lively and nicely focused to show off its pretty cherry and sassafras flavors, picking up a welcome floral note as the finish lingers. … Drink now through 2014. 16,000 cases made. –HS 89 points … Continue reading

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Elk Cove Pinot Gris Willamette Valley 2009

$16.99 Willamette Valley, Oregon PLCB Code# 20972   Light and fragrant, this is juicy with pear, apple and lime flavors, hinting at almond flowers on the finish. Drink now through 2012. 18,430 cases made. –HS #79 in the Top 100 list for … Continue reading

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90+ Cellars Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough Lot 2

$9.99 Marlborough, New Zealand PLCB Code# 3731 Received a 90 from the Wine Spectator   Strong guava flavor with mild grapefruit and lime.  Slightly sweet but with enough crisp acidity to balance.  Nice finish.  A very enjoyable wine and a … Continue reading

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90+ Cellars Shiraz Viognier Lot 4 2008

$13.99 McLaren Vale, Australia PLCB Code# 3732 Like Treasure Hunter and Cameron-Hughes 90+ wines takes advantage of current economic conditions by purchasing excess supplies of highly rated wines and re-labeling it.  They only select wines that have  “90 or higher … Continue reading

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