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  • Altesino Ris

    Altesino 2015 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva

    $99.99

    Tuscany Italy
    Wine Spectator 97 Rating
    Limited Time Only
    Laced with ripe cherry, strawberry, floral, spice, iron and leather flavors, this red is complex and charming, yet with serious tannins that ply the structure and lift the long finish. The fine balance should facilitate longevity. BX-5
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  • Altesino Brunello di Montalcino

    Altesino 2016 Brunello di Montalcino

    $49.99$299.94

    Tuscany Italy
    Wine Advocate 95+ Rating
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    Bold cherry, dried raspberry and myrtle add to the intensity and the brightness of the bouquet. The Altesino 2016 Brunello di Montalcino displays a lively and fruit-forward ensemble with an infectious and cheerful sense of energy. This is a tonic and crisp expression of Sangiovese with lifted berry aromas backed by subtle spice, tar and licorice gained over two years of barrel aging. Drink: 2024-2042.
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  • Altesino 2015 Rosso di Montalcino

    Altesino 2018 Rosso di Montalcino

    $19.99$102.00

    Tuscany Italy
    Altesino makes this Rosso di Montalcino entirely from select Sangiovese Grosso grapes sourced from the younger vines in the Altesino, Pianezzine, Macina, and Castelnuovo dellAbate vineyards. After the fermentation process in stainless steel, the wine ages in large barrels of varied maturity for six to eight months followed by three months in bottle. The final wine is a perfect and accessible introduction to the terroir of Montalcino.
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  • Alvaro Palacios Les Terrasses Velles Vinyes, Priorat

    Alvaro Palacios 2017 Les Terrasses Velles Vinyes

    $39.99$216.00

    Priorat Spain
    Wine Advocate 93 Rating
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    I've always had a special interest in this Garnacha and Cariñena blend from Álvaro Palacios, and the current vintage is now the 2017 Les Terrasses Velles Vinyes. It's produced with grapes from 80 different vineyards in eight villages and therefore is a regional wine. 2017 was a warm and ripe year that produced powerful wines. This 2017 is 55% Garnacha with 44% Cariñena and a 1% pinch of white grapes that fermented in concrete and oak vats with indigenous yeasts and matured in barrique and oak vat for 11 months. This is the earthiest of the bottlings, and it has some rustic touches from the Cariñena, which gives it its personality. 2017 was their earliest harvest ever (the first time they ever started harvesting in August!). They used a little more new oak, yet the wine is not oaky or excessively ripe. There is no room for sweetness here, and the wine is clean, reflecting very healthy grapes and very elegant tannins, quite transparent, not dry, but rather juicy. Great Terrasses, a triumph over the conditions of the vintage.
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  • Alvear 2014 Pedro Ximenez de Anada (375 ml)

    Alvear 2015 Pedro Ximenez de Anada (375 ml)

    $29.99$150.00

    Montilla Moriles, Andalucia, Spain
    Alvear is one of the most prestigious and internationally renowned bodegas in Andalucía, boasting extensive vineyards that are located in the most famous estates in the Sierra de Montilla y Moriles (Córdoba). This privileged land’s star grape variety is Pedro Ximénez, which is thought to have originated in the Rhine region, and is used by the bodega as the unique base wine for its sweet, Fino, Oloroso and Amontillado wines.
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  • Alvear 1927

    Alvear Pedro Ximénez Solera 1927 (375 ml)

    $33.99$168.00

    Montilla Moriles, Andalucia, Spain
    Wine Advocate 98 Rating
    The NV Pedro Ximenez Solera 1927 is non-vintage, but does have some 1927 material in it. This is totally dark brown/amber with notes of figs, toffee, caramel syrup, molasses and coffee. It is dense, super sweet, intense, rich and an amazingly, unctuously textured, thick beverage to consume slowly and introspectively after a meal. Drink now through 2050, or even longer.
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    Buy this by the 6pk for $28.00 per bottle

  • Amapola Creek 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Vineyard

    Amapola Creek 2013 Zinfandel

    $39.99$179.94

    Monte Rosso Vineyard Sonoma
    Wine Advocate 95 Rating

    From the famous Monte Rosso red soil vineyard, two Zinfandels were produced. The 2013 Zinfandel Monte Rosso (680 cases coming in at 16% alcohol) is 100% Zinfandel. At $45.00, this is a great buy! Made from 123-year-old head-pruned vines, the wine has a dense ruby/purple color, a big, sweet kiss of black cherry, blackcurrant and blackberry with some dusty, loamy soil undertones and pepper as well as hints of charcuterie and spice. It is full-bodied, lavishly rich, and stunningly pure. It should make a savory mouthful for at least a decade.

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    Amapola Creek 2014 Zinfandel Monte Rosso Vineyard

    $29.99$174.00

    Sonoma County California
    Wine Advocate 94 Rating
    The 2014 Zinfandel Monte Rosso Vineyard is slightly less potent (15.5%), but production is about the same (670 cases). Dense opaque purple, with a big, sweet blackberry and cassis nose of camphor, roasted meats and hints Provençal herbs and pepper, this rich, full-bodied, inky Zinfandel should drink nicely for at least a decade as well. R7-6 BX-12
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    Amapola Creek 2018 Chardonnay Jos Belli Vineyards

    $29.99$300.00

    Russian River Valley California
    Enjoyabilityfactor 92 Rating
    The mouthfeel of this wine is supple and dense, balanced by a crisp, lively acidity. The palate opens with the fresh pear and citrus characters that define the Chardonnay grown at Belli vineyards. As you continue to taste, you will note that the fruit evolves an attractive tropical edge of papaya, blended with a tiny nuance of toasted oak and toffee. The palate leads to a delicate finish of baked apples, spice, and just a touch of honeydew melon. This wine was fermented in French oak barrels and then aged in barrel for 11 months, where the wine completed malolactic fermentation. The 2018 Jos. Belli Chardonnay is completely accessible now, but if stored properly, it will continue to develop for at least the next decade. Made by Richard Arrowood
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    Buy this one by the 12pk for $25.00 bottle