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2022 Quintessa Illumination Sauvignon Blanc
2022 Quintessa Illumination Sauvignon Blanc
The vines that would supply the so-called Quintessa Blanc were planted on the estate in 2002 and, since its first release some eight years later, this wine has, much to everyone’s surprise (except for those who first made it), become as...
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$54.99
2022 DuMOL Wester Reach Chardonnay
2022 DuMOL Wester Reach Chardonnay
Some DuMOL Trivia Facts: the Du and Mol in DuMOL come from the names Duncan and Molly, the children of Max Gasciewicz, longtime winemaker at Deloach and Fisher, and the founder of DuMOL. Max started the project with the help of two investors, one of whom...
$64.99
$59.99
2021 Spottswoode Lyndenhurst Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
2021 Spottswoode Lyndenhurst Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
Cabernet Sauvignon 79.2%, Merlot 10.6%, Petit Verdot 3.8%, Cabernet Franc 3.5%, Malbec 2.9%   Perfect 100 point ratings do tend to attract a wine lover’s attention and several recent vintages of Spottswoode’s Estate Cabernet Sauvignon,...
$109.99
2023 Spottswoode Sauvignon Blanc
2023 Spottswoode Sauvignon Blanc
Winemaker Notes The 2023 vintage was long and temperate, and at times, blissfully cool. The resulting wine has a great balance of richness and texture and a very well delineated backbone of vibrant acidity. Aromatics and flavors of lemon, mandarin,...
$47.99
2022 Caymus 50th Anniversary Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley LITER
2022 Caymus 50th Anniversary Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley LITER
1L Bottles - Only $84.99 with shipping included on 6 bottles or more Because it is often the first major Cabernet Sauvignon to be released in a given vintage, Caymus Vineyards is viewed as a bellwether for the quality of a given harvest. True to form,...
$84.99
2022 Turley Cellars Zinfandel, Dragon Vineyard, Howell Mountain
2022 Turley Cellars Zinfandel, Dragon Vineyard, Howell Mountain
Dragon Vineyard is an estate-farmed, certified organic vineyard planted at 2250 feet at one of the highest points on Howell Mountain. The perfect eastern exposure and its position over Howell Mountain’s fog line, along with its rocky, red...
$59.99
2023 Turley Cellars Rose of Zinfandel, California
2023 Turley Cellars Rose of Zinfandel, California
Take THAT White Zinfandel!  How about Turley’s dry, aromatic version made from some of California’s best old vine Zin vineyards, although harvested early at 19 degrees brix to protect their acidity and freshness.  Vinified dry after...
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2023 Flowers Rose of Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast
2023 Flowers Rose of Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast 750 ml
2023 Flowers Rose of Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, California  Regularly $30, Memorial Day Weekend Special $24.99 with shipping included on a dozen bottles   The recent boomlet in Rose has left us shaking our heads a bit. How...
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2022 Bedrock Bedrock Vineyard Heritage, Sonoma Valley
2022 Bedrock Bedrock Vineyard Heritage, Sonoma Valley
We’ve also grabbed a few cases of Morgan’s Bedrock Vineyard Heritage, a field blend from one of California’s most venerable vineyards, last replanted in 1888. This is absolutely gorgeous wine! Limited. Wine Spectator: 2022...
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2021 Marine Layer 'Aries' Chardonnay Sonoma Coast
2021 Marine Layer 'Aries' Chardonnay Sonoma Coast
  The nice thing about loving wine is that monogamy is not required. Your beloved Meursault just doesn’t care if you step out on it once in a while with a more decadent bottle of California Chardonnay, nor will your Vosne-Romanee mind...
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2021 Marine Layer Pinot Noir, ‘lyra’ Sonoma Coast
2021 Marine Layer Pinot Noir, ‘lyra’ Sonoma Coast
  The nice thing about loving wine is that monogamy is not required. Your beloved Meursault just doesn’t care if you step out on it once in a while with a more decadent bottle of California Chardonnay, nor will your Vosne-Romanee mind...
$49.99
2022 Bedrock Wine Company Zinfandel, Old Vines California
2022 Bedrock Wine Company Zinfandel, Old Vines California
  The 2022 edition of the Bedrock Old Vine Zin finds this seminal wine in its best rendition to date! Bedrock Wine Company Owner/Winemaker Morgan Twain-Peterson, as you probably already know, has made it his personal mission to carry on his...
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2023 axr Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley
2023 axr Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley
Those of us of a certain age remember the wonderful Napa Valley Sauv Blancs of yore- Cakebread, Whitehall Lane, Spottswoode, Honig, Duckhorn and others are just some that come immediately to mind. These are all beautiful, exciting wines that manage...
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2018 Rhys Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley, Mendocino County
Rhys
2018 Rhys Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley, Mendocino County
Rhys Vineyards, a name normally only seen only by the few people on their precious mailing list (and on its five-year waitlist) and in a smattering of top restaurants also makes a tiny amount of wine blended from the single vineyards and other sources...
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2022 Caymus California Cabernet Sauvignon
Caymus
2022 Caymus California Cabernet Sauvignon
FREE GROUND SHIPPING ON 6 OR MORE BOTTLES Regular Price $65.00, $55 per bottle with ground shipping included on 6 bottles or more Bulk price $45 per bottle with 12+ bottle purchase Caymus already has a well-established, nearly fifty-year old...
$54.99
2019 Whitehall ‘Tre Leoni’ Red Blend Napa Valley
2019 Whitehall ‘Tre Leoni’ Red Blend Napa Valley
  Rutherford’s Whitehall Lane has always been for us more than just another fun winery visit along Highway 29. All the way back to its founding by the Finkelstein brothers back in 1979, it’s always been a destination for terrific,...
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2023 Arnot-Roberts Rose, California
2023 Arnot-Roberts Rose, California
As a lot of the Johnny-come-latelies who have recently joined the Rose market are finding out, it’s easy to make a pink wine but it’s a heckuva lot harder to make a good one! This, alas, has become readily apparent as everyone who has...
$28.99
2021 Gainey Vineyards Pinot Noir, Sta Rita Hills Estate
2021 Gainey Vineyards Pinot Noir, Sta Rita Hills Estate
We love the dark, effusive, dramatic style of the Pinot Noirs from the Sta Rita Hills appellation, the twin east-west running valleys that run from Solvang to Lompoc in Santa Barbara County.  The wines hailing from these cool, coastal rolling hills...
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2021 Faust The Pact Coombsville
2021 Faust The Pact Coombsville
FREE GROUND SHIPPING ON 3+ BOTTLES 97 points James Suckling "So many graphite and pencil shaving aromas here with blue fruits. Slate and tar undertones. Black and red currants. Some ash. Medium-bodied with open grained tannins. So much iron and rust...
$165.00
$124.99
2022 Turley Cellars Zinfandel California Juvenile
2022 Turley Cellars Zinfandel California Juvenile
Nothing better than good ol’ Zinfandel when one’s fancy turns to spring-summer grillin.’  When it comes to Zinfandel, there’s one that stands head and shoulders over all the others when it comes to curing what ails you...
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2022 DuMOL Pinot Noir, Wester Reach, Russian River Valley
2022 DuMOL Pinot Noir, Wester Reach, Russian River Valley
DuMOL Trivia Facts: the Du and Mol in DuMOL come from the names Duncan and Molly, the children of Max Gasciewicz, longtime winemaker at Deloach and Fisher, and the founder of DuMOL. Max started the project with the help of two investors, one of...
$74.99
$69.99
2021 RouteStock Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast
2021 RouteStock Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast
Along with RouteStock’s very fine Chardonnay, there’s also the longtime PRIMA favorite Pinot Noir.   Pinot lovers know Highway 116 well. It starts near the town of Sonoma and meanders through some of the best Pinot vineyards in the...
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2021 Leviathan Red Blend, California
2021 Leviathan Red Blend, California
63% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Merlot, 10% Petite Sirah, 6% Syrah, 6% Petit Verdot, 3% Cabernet Franc An offshoot of winemaker Andy Erickson (winemaker for Screaming Eagle and Dalla Valle) and wife/partner Annie Favia’s...
$34.99
2021 Hess Allomi Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 750 ml
2021 Hess Allomi Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 750 ml
"Boysenberry and açaí berry fruit gives this a slightly exotic profile, but it's finely stitched with apple wood, sassafras and singed anise notes to keep it honest. The polished finish lets a chaparral note chime through the flashy fruit...
$44.99
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2019 Hess-Persson Estate 'Lion Tamer' Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
2019 Hess-Persson Estate 'Lion Tamer' Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
  2019 Hess-Persson Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, The Lion Tamer, Napa Valley An offshoot of the iconic Hess Collection, the Hess-Persson Estate is a collaboration between this seminal Mount Veeder winery and Tim and Sabrina Persson, a pioneering...
$44.99
$39.99
2019 Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon, Hillside Select 750 ml
2019 Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon, Hillside Select 750 ml
Winemaker Notes2019 embodies classic Hillside Select richness, vibrancy, and balance. The aromas push out of the glass, offering black cherry, cedar, cassis, and juicy red summer berries with lifted floral tones. Even at this youthful age, the complexity...
$329.99
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2015 Joseph Swan Pinot Noir, Great Oak Vineyard, Russian River Valley
2015 Joseph Swan Pinot Noir, Great Oak Vineyard, Russian River Valley
   2015 Joseph Swan Pinot Noir, Great Oak Vineyard, Russian River Valley, Sonoma County   We love Old School Pinot Noir and I doubt it will ever get any better than this nine-year-old classic!  Joseph Swan is one producer whose...
$44.99
2021 Branham Estate Resolution Cabernet Sauvignon, Rockpile
2021 Branham Estate Resolution Cabernet Sauvignon, Rockpile
Hey now! This is really delicious Sonoma Cab for $25! When was the last time we said that!? Rockpile is, of course, the unique and very aptly named appellation perched high over the Dry Creek Valley and Lake Sonoma. Known mainly for its wonderfully...
$24.99
2022 Brookdale Estate Mason Road Chenin Blanc
2022 Brookdale Estate Mason Road Chenin Blanc
Whenever I speak with someone just returned from South Africa, the first thing they say is ‘I didn’t know Chenin Blanc was such a big thing there!  It’s really good!’  Most didn’t know that, in fact, Chenin is the...
$19.99
2022 RouteStock Chardonnay, Sonoma Coast
2022 RouteStock Chardonnay, Sonoma Coast
It’s really not hard to find an inexpensive California Chardonnay out there, but if it’s quality and distinction you’re hoping for at that under-$25 price point, your options become markedly fewer.  We’ve been fans of...
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2022 Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay Russian River Ranches 750 ml
2022 Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay Russian River Ranches 750 ml
Location, location, location!  We discovered not too long ago that Sonoma-Cutrer’s top-quality Russian River Ranches cuvee is largely sourced from the Chardonnay vines planted on either side of the driveway that runs up to the hill to the very...
$23.99
$21.99
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2021 Tether Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
2021 Tether Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
Our search for affordable, top-quality Napa Valley Cabernet took a turn this past winter when a corporate customer of ours asked specifically for Tether Cabernet, a wine we confessed we’d never heard of.  We contacted the wine’s...
$59.99
$54.99