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                        Bodegas Elias Moro, S.L.U.-Elias Mora-Vinas-Tinta de Toro-Spain-2012-14.5% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, tar and licorice, with a spicy but dry finish.           RP-87          WS-90           CR-88           Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                               Vina y Bodega Estampa S.A.-Fina Reserva-Family Estate-Molino de Viento Vineyard-Carmenere-Syrah-Cabernet […]

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                       Carlisle Winery-Syrah-Papa’s Block-Russian River Valley-California-2011-14.5% Alcohol-$40.07-A nose of black cherry and spice, dark garnet in color.   A full bodied red, with black cherry and smoky peppery flavors, spiced finish.   Drink or hold.          RP-92-94          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus. Donati Family Vineyard-Claret-Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot-Malbec-Cabernet Franc-Petite Verdot-Paicines-Central Coast-California-2014-13.8% Alcohol-$14.99-A nose of dark […]

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Winemasters.TV Update

Vimeo on demand: https://bit.ly/2wlPgCO The production visited all the Italian wine areas three times; during winter, summer and harvest time. Important storylines are about the Etna, Pompei, the renaissance of the Italian wine, the appassimento hype and the competition between Barbaresco and Barolo. But there is also a critical note about mass production, where popular […]

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Martinelli Winery Update

This is our inaugural bottling of this Muscat of Alexandria, crafted for the first time in a dry style as a single vineyard expression from our Jackass Hill Vineyard in Russian River Valley.  While the Jackass Hill Vineyard is most notable for our old-vine Zinfandel wines, vines of the Muscat of Alexandria grape have been […]

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Bardessono Yountville Vineyards LLC-Maxine’s-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-California-2009-14.2% Alcohol-$35.99-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, black cherry, tobacco and spices on long finish. Drink now.          WE-94          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                              Daou Vineyards-Pessimist-Syrah- Zinfandel-Petite Sirah- Paso Robles-California-2017-15.5% Alcohol-$20.00-A nose of […]

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Peachy Canyon Winery Update

e The 2017 BAILEY Zinfandel is finally here! This cult favorite is always one of our most anticipated wines of the year. This USDA Certified Organic, 100% dry farmed Zinfandel sells out within a few months of being released. It is no longer allocated and is now ready for your cellar, dinner party or whatever […]

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Milbrandt Vineyards Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon–Columbia Valley-Washington State-2017-13.5% Alcohol-$15.00-A nose of some dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.   A medium to full bodied red, with black cherries, blackberry, cinnamon, and spice, a bit gritty on finish.                 NR                  CR-87                        Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                                   CMS Winery-(Hedges)-Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot-Syrah-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2015-13.5% Alcohol-$18.00-A nose of dark fruits and […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Hunt Family Cellars-Reserve-Zinfandel-Outlaw Ridge-Destiny Vineyards-Paso Robles–California-2011-14.1% Alcohol-$29.25-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark garnet in color with bricking around edges.  A medium to full bodied mature Zin, with black cherry, cassis, dusty chocolate and some spice on finish.  Not as good as in Paso Robles tasting room, drink now.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, […]

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                       Picchetti Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon-Leslie’s Estate-Santa Cruz Mountains-California-2007-14.3 Alcohol-$50.00-A huge nose of dark fruits, Asian spices, one of my Top 10 greatest smelling reds, did not want to stop swirling and smelling, dark garnet in color, hard to believe the wine was 12 years old.  A smooth medium to full bodied red, with blueberry, cassis, layers […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                    Robert Biale Vineyards-Basic Black-Petite Sirah-Syrah-Grenache-Zinfnadel–Sonoma County-California-2013-15.1% Alcohol-$41.00-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.  A full bodied kitchen sink red blend, with blackberry, black cherry, chocolate and spice on finish, needs a short decant.            NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.             Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 636-Zinfandel-Lodi-California-2016-15.5% Alcohol-$13.00-A nose of black cherry […]

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NYC Wine Event

SAVE 45% Check out our latest ticket deal for NY Indie Spirits Expo General Admission. Purchase tickets for only $35.75! Deal Price: $35.75 That’s 45% off! Value: $65.00 Discount: 45% You Save: $29.25 Hurry. This deal ends on Thursday Jun 06, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST. Go here for more details and to purchase this […]

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