Monthly Archives: March 2014

Iberian Estates Altos el Convento Priorat 2007

 $19.99 Priorat, Spain PLCB Code# 38512 The 2007 El Convento Priorat is composed of 70% Garnacha and 30% Carinena. Aromas of slate/mineral, damp earth, black cherry, and blackberry are quite fragrant. Full-bodied and sweetly-fruited on the palate, it has plenty … Continue reading

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Aviary Chardonnay 2012

$15.99 Napa Valley, California PLCB Code# 33210 Our 2012 Aviary Chardonnay is fresh, rich, and balanced. Inviting aromas of pear, banana, vanilla, subtle spice, and toasted oak draw you in. On the palate, we find lively flavors of apricot, Golden … Continue reading

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Saint Jean des Sources Picpoul de Pinet 2012

 $13.99 Languedoc , Southern France, France PLCB Code# 48017 Saint-Jean des Sources is from the Picpoul AOC in the South of France. Perfect with shellfish as it neutralizes the iodine and salt, the grape is known as ‘lip-stinger’ due to … Continue reading

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Tate The Wild Ride 2012

$16.99 Barossa, Australia PLCB Code# 37378 Fresh cherry and blackberry aromas show very good clarity and energy. Offers intense, juicy cherry and floral pastille flavors that put on weight and spiciness with aeration. Shows impressive power without undue weight and … Continue reading

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Quinta do Roriz Douro Reserva 2004

$24.99 Douro, Portugal PLCB Code# 18453 Concentrated sweet, ripe, supple jammy dark fruits nose. Almost Port-like. The palate is soft and lush with sweet spicy notes. Good concentration to this dense yet accessible wine. Very good/excellent 91/100 WineAnorak.com 7/06 Closed, … Continue reading

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Schild Estate Barossa Shiraz 2010

$19.99 Barossa, Australia PLCB Code# 37133 Smooth and spicy, with distinctive black olive and tar overtones to the blackberry and spice flavors, finishing with supple texture and refinement. Drink now through 2018. –HS 92 Points Wine Spectator, #30 of Top … Continue reading

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Volcae X Mas de Volques 2010

$22.99 Southern Rhone, Rhone, France PLCB Code# 39659 For starters, the Mas des Volques 2010 Vin de Pays Volcae X, a 400-case sleeper of the vintage, is loaded with fruit. It offers sumptuous deep raspberry and black currant aromas and … Continue reading

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Morgan Metallico Chardonnay 2012

$19.99 Santa Lucia Highlands, California PLCB Code# 46401 Metallico is Chardonnay in the purest form, without an overlay of oak or malolactic fermentation to mask any of its fruit expression. Aromatics, intense fruit character and bright acidity are the goals … Continue reading

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Eberle Vineyard Selection Cabernet Sauvignon Paso Robles 2011

$21.99 Paso Robles, California PLCB Code# 48206 Young, featuring plum, sage and blackberry flavors, gripped by thick, sinewy tannins, with pepper, tobacco and cedar details and a long, graceful finish. Drink now through 2020.–MW 90 Points Wine Spectator and a … Continue reading

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O Fournier Urban Uco Torrontes 2011

$12.99 Mendoza, Argentina PLCB Code# 46284 The 2011 Urban Uco Torrontes comes from a vineyard in Cafayate, but is vinified at the winery in Uco Valley and it is fermented in stainless steel over ten days. It has a very … Continue reading

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