2012

2012 Biondi-Santi Brunello di Montalcino DOCG
Biondi-Santi
2012 Biondi-Santi Brunello di Montalcino DOCG
Wine Enthusiast: 96 PointsUnderbrush, ripe berry, new leather and Mediterranean herb aromas slowly take shape in the glass. Showing youthful tension, the vibrant palate delivers red cherry, pomegranate, white pepper and pipe tobacco notes framed by...
$219.99
2012 Ceretto Barbaresco Asili
Ceretto
2012 Ceretto Barbaresco Asili
Wine Enthusiast: 93 PointsCellar SelectionEnticing floral scents of rose and iris mingle with red fruit and aromatic herbs on this stunning wine. The elegant, structured palate doles out strawberry, sour cherry, clove and white pepper alongside...
$129.99
2012 Ceretto Barolo Brunate DOCG
Ceretto
2012 Ceretto Barolo Brunate DOCG
Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate: 93 PointsRobust and opulent, the 2012 Barolo Brunate lives up to the reputation of this celebrated vineyard site. Brunate wines are known for their deeper color, aromatic intensity and hefty structure. You get all...
$124.97
2012 Chateau Blaignan Cru Bourgeois 1.5 Liter
Chateau Blaignan
2012 Chateau Blaignan Cru Bourgeois 1.5 Liter
Winery Notes: Château Blaignan’s vineyard is planted of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 41% Merlot and 9% Cabernet Franc. The wine matures for 18 months in vats and in oak barrels. The wine is of an intense colour. The nose is fruity with pronounced...
$54.99
2012 Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona Brunello di Montalcino Pianrosso 5L
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
2012 Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona Brunello di Montalcino Pianrosso 5L
Winemaker's Note:Ruby red verging towards garnet. The bouquet is intense, complex, fruit-forward and spicy with hints of ripe red berry fruits enriched by various spicy notes. Warm, soft and harmonic on the palate. Great balance among pronounced tannins,...
$549.99
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2012 Dal Forno Romano Valpolicella Superiore Vigneto Monte Lodoletta DOCG
Dal Forno Romano
2012 Dal Forno Romano Valpolicella Superiore Vigneto Monte Lodoletta DOCG
At the risk of giving up my reputation as PRIMA’s Minister of Value, I just have to recommend this phenomenal wine from the famed Dal Forno Romano estate in the Veneto region of northeast Italy.  These incredible wines have always...
$129.97
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2012 Domaine Comte de Vogüé Bonnes-Mares Grand Cru
Domaine Comte de Vogüé
2012 Domaine Comte de Vogüé Bonnes-Mares Grand Cru
Vinous: 93-96 Points Bright red-ruby. Explosive, superripe, slightly high-toned aromas of blackberry, peony, orange zest, bitter chocolate and crushed stone. Saline, chewy, stony and tight…boasting superb density to its black fruit, pepper...
$525.99
2012 Domaine des Comtes Lafon Volnay Santenots 1er Cru
Domaine des Comtes Lafon
2012 Domaine des Comtes Lafon Volnay Santenots 1er Cru
Allen Meadows - Burghound:  93 PointsOutstanding. This is quite a bit riper than its 2012 counterpart with very fresh aromas of black cherry, raspberry, spice and exotic tea nuances. The medium-bodied flavors possess exemplary mid-palate...
$148.99
2012 Elena Walch Gewurztraminer Kastelaz Argentum
Elena Walch
2012 Elena Walch Gewurztraminer Kastelaz Argentum
Tasting notes: An intense golden yellow characterizes the argentum bonum Gewürztraminer "Kastelaz", combined with a layered, complex bouquet: dried fruits including figs and apricots, fresh rose petals and honey and even herbal notes with...
$82.97
2012 Elio Altare Barolo Bricco Cerretta
Elio Altare
2012 Elio Altare Barolo Bricco Cerretta
Winery Notes:  Located in Serralunga, the Cerretta vineyard plays host to some of Barlo’s greatest names, including Giacomo Conterno. Altare’s vines enjoy southern exposure and are grown mostly in clay. Yields average about 5 tons per...
$139.97
2012 Faiveley Chambertin Clos de Beze Grand Cru
Domaine Joseph Faiveley
2012 Faiveley Chambertin Clos de Beze Grand Cru
Allen Meadows - Burghound: 93-96 Points  Don't Miss! A spicy, fresh and highly restrained nose offers up aromas of both red and dark berry fruit, earth, sandalwood and a touch of the sauvage. There is the same fine complexity to the detailed,...
$389.99
2012 Faiveley Chambertin-Clos de Beze Les Ouvrees Rodin Grand Cru
Domaine Joseph Faiveley
2012 Faiveley Chambertin-Clos de Beze Les Ouvrees Rodin Grand Cru
Vinous: 98 Points Wonderfully silky and sweet on the palate, with outstanding definition to the perfumed red raspberry and spice flavors. Finishes with explosive rising length and racy, fine-grained tannins. Burghound : 94-96 Points This is similar...
$899.99
2012 Faiveley Nuits St. Georges Aux Chaignots 1er Cru
Domaine Joseph Faiveley
2012 Faiveley Nuits St. Georges Aux Chaignots 1er Cru
Aux Chaignots is a Premier Cru vineyard in the northern part of the Nuits-Saint-Georges commune of Burgundy. The vineyard, on the midslope of the Cote d'Or, is planted to Pinot Noir and makes a structured, elegant wine with earthy overtones. The 15-acre...
$114.97
2012 Fattoria del Cerro Vino Nobile 1.5L
Fattoria del Cerro
2012 Fattoria del Cerro Vino Nobile 1.5L
Winemaker Note:Vivid ruby red color and good concentration. Intense fragrant aroma with evident fruity notes among which are wild black cherry, violet and vanilla. Full balanced flavor with noticeable but discreet tannic.Wine Enthusiast: 91 PointsA blend...
$49.99
2012 G D Vajra Barolo Bricco delle Viole 1.5L
2012 G D Vajra Barolo Bricco delle Viole 1.5L
Winemaker's Note:Brilliant ruby color. Notes of cherry, roses, and kernels of cherries in alcohol, dark fruits, licorice and violet merge with shades of citrus and mint. On the palate, graceful and silky tannins and a perfect aromatic balance. Well...
$199.99
2012 Georges Lignier Clos de la Roche Grand Cru
Georges Lignier
2012 Georges Lignier Clos de la Roche Grand Cru
Importer's Note:Clos de la Roche Grand Cru: The 55-year old vines in the 4 parcels owned by the Domaine Georges Lignier cover a surface of 1.05 hectare, an impressive holding of vines in this most prestigious of Grand Crus where the vines rest on a...
$209.99
2012 Giuseppe Mascarello Barolo Monprivato
Giuseppe Mascarello
2012 Giuseppe Mascarello Barolo Monprivato
Importer's Note:The Mauro Mascarello family Monprivato vineyard is located in the village of Castiglione Falletto, and is a classic prime medium-hillside site stretching over six hectares (15 acres) at 280 metres above sea level, in the heart of the...
$184.99
Oddero Barolo Bussia Soprana Vigna Mondoca Riserva
Oddero Poderi e Cantine
2012 Oddero Barolo Bussia Soprana Vigna Mondoca Riserva 1.5L (Magnum)
750ml Bottles Also Available...   The Oddero team, led by the meticulous, quality-obsessed Maria-Cristina Oddero, after much painstaking evaluation of their raw material and bottled wine over the two decades of her administration, have settled on...
$269.99
2012 Quinta do Noval Vintage Port
Quinta do Noval
2012 Quinta do Noval Vintage Port
Winemaker Note:Elegance, harmony, finesse and elegance characterize Noval's greatest Vintage Ports, which are declared only in great years (3 or 4 in a decade) and only when the wines come up to Noval's exacting standards. The wine is produced...
$89.99
2012 Robert Groffier Chambolle-Musigny Les Sentiers 1er Cru
Domaine Robert Groffier Pere & Fils
2012 Robert Groffier Chambolle-Musigny Les Sentiers 1er Cru
Vinous: 91 PointsGood deep red. Ripe aromas of small wild red fruits, mocha and brown spices, plus a note of menthol; deeper-pitched than the Haut-Doix. Then big, ripe and rich but fine-grained, with savory red fruit flavors complicated by spices and...
$192.99
2012 Roederer Estate L'Ermitage Brut
Roederer
2012 Roederer Estate L'Ermitage Brut
Roederer Estate wines are made with juice from just the cuvée pressing; no première or deuxième taille is used. The concept of the vintage L’Ermitage is the same one that is used in Champagne: Only the best of the vintage is...
$39.97
2012 Scarpa Barbera d'Asti La Bogliona
Scarpa
2012 Scarpa Barbera d'Asti La Bogliona
A visit to Tenuta Scarpa’s old cantina on the outskirts of Nizza, about 25 kilometers southeast of Barolo, is like visiting a museum of the history of winemaking in Piemonte. This old property makes, or has made, over the past century just about...
$69.97
2012 Scarpa Barolo Tettimora
2012 Scarpa Barolo Tettimora
Winery Notes:  Traditional fermentation in large, old truncated conical wooden vats for about 28 days. Aging for over four years in large casks (2,000-10,000 liters) and then at least several more years in bottle before release. (Because Scarpa is a...
$99.97
2012 Sine Qua Non Stock Syrah Central Coast
Sine Qua Non
2012 Sine Qua Non Stock Syrah Central Coast
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 98 Points: A step up from the Grenache, the blockbuster-styled 2012 Syrah Stock checks in as a blend of 84% Syrah, 7% Grenache, 6% Petit Sirah, and the rest Viognier and Mourvedre, that was fermented with 32% whole clusters...
$349.99
2012 Vega Sicilia Valbuena No5 Ribera del Duero
Vega Sicilia
2012 Vega Sicilia Valbuena No5 Ribera del Duero
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: 95 Points The 2012 Valbuena was cropped from a vintage with a very dry and warm summer that resulted in very healthy grapes. Since the 2010 vintage, this wine is fermented plot by plot following the findings from a...
$179.99
2012 Vietti Barolo Brunate
Vietti
2012 Vietti Barolo Brunate
James Suckling: 97 Points  The aromas of licorice, violets and bramble berries impress. Full body, incredible length and texture. Lasts for minutes on the palate. Give it at least five years to soften. (3/2016) Vinous: 94 Points  A...
$169.99
2012 Vietti Barolo Villera Riserva
Vietti
2012 Vietti Barolo Villera Riserva
Located nearby the village of Castiglione Falletto, the Villero vineyard faces South/South-west with Vietti owning a little less than one hectare. The grapevines are 43 years of age on average and are planted at a density of 4,000 per hectare. The 2012...
$479.99
F. X. Pichler
2017 F X Pichler Riesling Durnsteiner Smaragd
The wine is fermented in stainless steel tanks. After fermentation, the wine is stored in large old Austrian oak barrels with capacities of 3,000 - 5,000 litres. The wine ages on fine lees for six months before being bottled in August. TASTING NOTES The...
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