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Wine Tastings

Wine tastings are hosted in the store weekly on Saturdays from 1-5 PM

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December 8th 2018 Wine Tasting

  • 2016 Double Diamond Napa Cabernet

    (sale price $74.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    The Double Diamond Cabernet meets the pallet with a rich flavor, including a strong blend of dark fruits, such as blackberries, black current, and dark cherry. This big, rich flavor is complimented by an earthy hint, as a dash of herbs and pine cone are incorporated in this wine. A beautifully ripe wine, it is ready to enjoy upon its uncorking!

  • 2014 Spottswoode Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

    (sale price $179.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - Limited

    Extremely sought after and extremely finite, this wine exudes both power and elegance with every sip. Given a 96+ rating from Robert Parker the 2014 Vintage of this fabulous wine is 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc and 5% Petit Verdot. Opaque purple in color, this wine offers up notes of blueberries and blackcurrant with hints of spice that are constantly evolving. Rich, concentrated and full-bodied with layers of fruit, this wine builds on the palate while the tannins coat your mouth and climaxes with a long and intense finish. Whether looking for yourself or perhaps a gift for someone else, this wine will drink spectacularly over the next 20 years.

  • 2014 Spottswoode Lyndenhurst Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

    (sale price $89.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    This wine from the famous Spottswoode Estates, is a medium- bodied and properly balanced Cabernet. Lyndenhurst incorporates black current, cranberry, and a hint of licorice combined with some toasted oak and dark chocolate to create an exciting taste on the pallet. Excellent for pairing with roasted Beef Tenderloin.

  • 2016 Faust Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

    (sale price $55.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    Gaining in popularity, Faust Cabernet is a mixture of dark fruit combined with hints of dark chocolate create a lovely aroma. The grapes used in this wine are given special attention, being carefully sorted twice before being gently crushed. Easy on the wallet, Faust Cabernet is one of the best values of any Napa Valley Cabernet.

  • 2016 Caymus Vineyards Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

    (sale price $79.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    This latest offering from Caymus Vineyards is a welcome sight whether you are a wine collector or simply a lover of full-bodied California Cabernets. Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon follows in the footsteps of its predecessors with its lush, rich flavors of dark Napa fruit all centered around a full-bodied core. Caymus Cabernet is lush, full and intense that can easily be enjoyed now as well as over the next 15 years. This wine is tailor made for a big styled steak such as a simply seasoned well marbled Rib- Eye grilled to perfection.

2018 Holiday Stroll Tasting

  • 2015 Domaine Drouhin Pinot Noir

    (sale price $36.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    This Pinot Noir from the Dundee Hills area the Willamette Valley is the Oregon property of the Joseph Drouhin Winery in Burgundy. Complex and expressive on the nose, the aromas of flower petals and candied cherry and plum greet you as you pour this wine. In the mouth, flavors of dark fruit, cherry and rhubarb and well intergrated tannins are balanced out by a graceful yet firm structure

  • Bohigas Cava

    (sale price $14.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - New Stock

    Greeting from Catalonia Spain where we find the Bohigas Cava Reserva. The Brut Reserva Cava is made from a classic blend of Xarel-lo, Macabeo and Parellada planted in limestone and clay soils native to the region. For those of you looking for alternatives to usual sparkling wines and prosecco that are out there, this Cava will fill that void. Not only is this Cava crisp and elegant, but the refreshing zesty and dry flavor of this wine enables you to use it for a wide spectrum of pairings from simple shrimp appetizer to other seafood dishes such as paella or seafood risotto.

November 24th 2018 Wine Tasting

  • 2015 Domaine Drouhin Pinot Noir

    (sale price $36.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    This Pinot Noir from the Dundee Hills area the Willamette Valley is the Oregon property of the Joseph Drouhin Winery in Burgundy. Complex and expressive on the nose, the aromas of flower petals and candied cherry and plum greet you as you pour this wine. In the mouth, flavors of dark fruit, cherry and rhubarb and well intergrated tannins are balanced out by a graceful yet firm structure

November 17th 2018 Tasting

  • 2015 Bergström Sigrid Chardonnay

    (sale price $89.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - New Stock

    Greet your Thanksgiving head on with the magnificent Bergstrom Sigrid Chardonnay. Hailing from Oregon's Willamette Valley, this Chardonnay has a wonderfully complex aroma of Meyer lemon, honeysuckle and toasted brioche. This wonderfully structured wine has a surprising 12.9% alcohol which really allows the citrus driven acidity to shine. The flavor profile of this wine is noticeably citrus in the front of the mouth, yet texturally complex in the back of the mouth. The flavors of lemon, lime and grapefruit combine magically and all come together in a silky, crème fraiche finish. The brightness, firmness and elegance of this wine will stun you with its complexity and brings you back to Chardonnay’s Burgundian roots.

  • 2015 Bergström Silice Pinot Noir

    (sale price $69.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - New Stock

    Bergstrom Silice Pinot Noir comes from the sandy soil of the Chehalem Mountains AVA. This wine has a deep and vibrant ruby red color, a youthful violet hue, and a bouquet of candied fruit, warm spices and savory herbs which rise up from the glass. The Bergstrom Silice has flavors of just-ripe berries that are bursting with juicy acidity, yet not over- ripe or jammy. The firm structure is enhanced by the complex nuances of smoke, spice and exotic wood. This is a fresh and vibrant pinot noir with a solid core of sweet fruit flavors.

  • 2015 Bergström Cumberland Reserve Pinot Noir

    (sale price $41.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - New Stock

    The Bergström Cumberland Reserve Pinot Noir is an artistic blending from their five biodynamic estate farmed properties which highlight the fresh fruit character, sweet spices and warm earthiness that the Willamette Valley is best known for. Dark and vibrant, this cherry colored wine has explosive aromas of dark cherries, black currant and blueberries. The silky mouthfeel and mouthwatering finish will have you dreaming of how it will pair with a melody of full flavored food menus.

November 10th 2018 Wine Tasting

  • 2014 Paul Hobbs Crossbarn Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

    (sale price $49.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    A delicious offering from Paul Hobbs, the Crossbarn Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley is their entry level Cabernet, but is nonetheless exquisite in structure, weight, and balance with its concentrated fruit. Aromas of dark cherries, blueberries, anise, and lavender invite you to taste a medley of boysenberry, currants, violets, clove, and cocoa. A lengthy finish full of sweet tannins, slight acidity, and a smooth balance overall beg you to try this incredible red again and again.

  • Champagne Bollinger Special Cuvée

    (sale price $59.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    With 60% Pinot Noir, 25% Chardonnay, and 15% Meunier, this Bollinger Special Cuvée is the result of the delicate blending between harvest grapes and a majority of reserve wines. The result is readily apparent: the Bollinger Special Cuvée has "a beautiful aromatic complexity & ripe fruit and spicy aromas & hints of roasted apples, apple compote and peaches...a subtle combination of structure, length and vivacity & bubbles like velvet& pear, brioche and spicy aromas, notes of fresh walnut.

  • 2013 Heitz Cellar Napa Cabernet Sauvignon

    (sale price $58.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    An outstanding 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, the Heitz producers have wowed enthusiasts for decades with their offerings, and this Cabernet is consistently at the top of their praisings! Elegant and gracefully proportioned, with a delicate bouquet of violets mingled with bright fruit flavors and notes of spicy fennel on the palate. This wine has been aged for 3 years at a leisurely pace in new French oak and nicely balanced with acidity, which gives it a refreshing lift. Heitz Cellar is known for holding back their wines before release and the extra patience certainly pays off in big way!

November 3rd 2018 Wine Tasting

  • 2016 Kermit Lynch Côtes du Rhône

    (sale price $13.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    Kermit Lynch offers this excellent Côtes du Rhône, a hearty and earthy red wine that is full of the classic Rhône characteristics. Its deep, dark earth notes pave the way for mineral and spice notes that continue to develop in the long, dry finish.

  • 2016 Chateau Campuget 1753

    (sale price $20.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    This 100% Syrah from the Rhône Valley has an enticing fragrance of black currant and spice accompanied by a deep purple color. Packing plenty of plum and dried herb flavors, this wine is well structured and firm and makes a great pairing with red meats including venison.

October 27th 2018 Wine Tasting

  • 2016 G.D. Vajra Dolcetto D'Alba

    (sale price $17.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - New Stock

    The Dolcetto grape can be delicate in its own way, requiring very exact exposure and attention. Cared for and grown correctly, this grape shows off a reward of great freshness and becomes a very enjoyable wine. Brilliant purple in color these clusters of small, red grapes shows off aromatics ranging from red fruit, to cherry, violet and hay. Soft and open in the mouth, this well balanced wine with delicate tannins is offset by a fresh acidity. Whether you are just roasting a game hen or you are making a classic Ravioli de Plin with Braised Beef, this is the wine you should consider pouring.

  • 2015 The Arsonist

    (sale price $19.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - New Stock

    Petit Verdot (53%) is the backbone of The Arsonist Red Blend, with the balance being 28% Malbec and 19% Cabernet Sauvignon. The Arsonist Red Blend is a dark ruby in the glass. Aromas of violets, blackberry and caramel intermingle with toasty oak and vanilla on the nose. Sweet wild berry fruit flavors on the entry, dry as the wine progresses across the palate.

October 20th 2018 Jadot Tasting

October 13th 2018 Wine Tasting

  • 2016 Chateau de Beaucastel Chateauneuf du Pape

    (sale price $79.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - In Stock

    The Chateau de Beaucastel Chateauneuf du Pape and Beaucastel is known for planting all 13 grape varietals allowed by AOC Law The rocky terraine reflects the sunlight and holds the heat from the sun and transfers the heat to the vines after sunset. Beaucastel farms their property using sustainable farming techniques and, in fact, was one of the first estates in Chateauneuf du Pape to begin to farm their vineyards organically. Given a solid 97, the Robert Parker review reads as follows: 97 points Robert Parker's Wine Advocate Bottled only a week before my visit, I was blown away by how well Beaucastel's 2016 Chateauneuf du Pape was showing. It's full-bodied, creamy, lush and rich, with layers of raspberry fruit, garrigue and spice that unfold across a seamless palate. No doubt it will go through cycles of being open and closed throughout its lifespan, but it would be a mistake to simply order a case, put it into storage and forget about it without trying one first and swooning over the sheer lusciousness and youthful complexity. (JC) (8/2018)

  • 2016 Bedrock Old Vine Zinfandel

    (sale price $24.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - New Stock

    This Zinfandel from the Bedrock Wine Co. has plenty of juiciness with a beautiful medium to garnet/purple color. The palate is full-bodied with flavors of nuts, earth and spiced cake all flowing into a spicy finish.

  • 2016 Coudoulet de Beaucastel Cotes du Rhone

    (sale price $28.99)

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    750ml - Bottle - New Stock

    What better way to welcome Autumn then with the plush, luscious and generously fleshy feel of this fantastic effort from Beaucastel. Potentially one of the best vintages they have produced so far, this wine sourced from 80 year old vines is just outside the Chateauneuf boundary. The Coudoulet de Beaucastel is so incredibly long and rich you will find it difficult to believe it is a Cotes du Rhone. Start to gather your Fall recipes because you will want them at the ready when the mercury starts to drop and you are ready to open up wines of a heartier nature.

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