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                                   Lauren Ashton Cellars-Cuvee Estelle-Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Petit Verdot-Malbec-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2014-14.8% Alcohol-$22.88-A nose of some muted dark fruits and some spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Bordeaux blend, with black cherry, currants, vanilla and some spice on finish.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta. Bodegas Fabre S.A.-Fabre Montmayou-Cabernet Franc–Reserva-Mendoza-Argentina-2019-14.5% Alcohol-$11.98-A nose of […]

Truchard Vineyards Update

Check off your gift list with these beautiful box sets! With the holidays around the corner, this is the last week to order to ensure delivery by Christmas eve.   The Estate Box: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir & Cabernet Sauvignon Purchase The Cab Lovers Box: Cabernet, Cave Block Cabernet & Reserve Cabernet Purchase The Reserve: Three Bottles […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Banshee Wines-Cabernet Sauvignon-Napa Valley-California-2017-14.5 Alcohol-$32.99-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark purple in color. A medium to full bodied red , with black cherry, blackberry, licorice and spiced finish.          NR          CR-89          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.                   Millbrandt Vineyards Winery-Brothers” Blend-Merlot-Columbia Valley-Washington State-2014-14.5% Alcohol-$12.99-A nose of some cherry and spice, medium garnet in color. […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                              Le Chanceux-Cabernet Sauvignon-Belles Filles Vineyard-Coombsville-Napa Valley-California-2013-14.7% Alcohol-$33.33-A nose of dark fruit and some spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, cassis, licorice and spice on finish, needs a decant.          NR          CR-90          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                                    Chateau Rieussec S.A.-Sauternes-Semillon-Sauvignon Blanc-France-2015-13.5% Alcohol-$19.99-A sweet nose of […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                     Linne Calodo Cellars-Cherry Red-Zinfandel-Mourvedre-Syrah-Tannat-Tempranillo-Paso Robles-California-2015-16.2% Alcohol-$70.00-A bold nose of dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A full bodied red blend, with  black cherry, blueberry, smoky, with licorice and spices on long finish.  Good every year, one of the best Zin blends made.          NR          CR-93          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus. […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Tayson Pierce-Cuvee Rothchild-Cabernet Sauvignon-Stagecoach Vineyard-Napa Valley-California-2016-14.5% Alcohol-$39.99-A nose of dark fruit and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, plum, some tar and spice on finish, a decent QPR.          RP-89          CR-90          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.                          Yates Family Vineyard-Cheval-Cabernet Franc-Mount Veeder-California-2014-14.9% Alcohol-$55.00-A nose of dark fruits and […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                               Yates Family Vineyard-Fleur De Veeder-Merlot-Mount Veeder-California-2016-14.5% Alcohol-$48.00-A nose of sweet dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color.   A full bodied, delicious Merlot, yes it’s a Merlot, 100%, cassis, raspberry, velvet favors, mocha, with a long finish, very good every year.          NR          CR-91          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus. A-73337-Durigutti-Malbec-Paraaje Altamira-Mendoza-Argentina-2019-13.9% Alcohol-$13.99-A […]

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Upchurch Vineyard Update

Shop Holiday Collection Check your list off early this year! Record package volume this season could result in shipping and delivery delays. Shop early this season so that those on your list receive their gifts on time. Upchurch Vineyard contact@upchurchvineyard.com 12022 NE 97th Street Kirkland, WA 98033

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Vino del Sol Update

Vino del Sol Newsletter Your Trusted Source ‌ Year’s Best Zaha Cabernet Sauvignon ’18 – 91pts/Top 100 Wine of 2021, Wine Spectator Gen5 Chardonnay ’18 – Year’s Best U.S. Chardonnay, Wine & Spirits Tapiz Malbec Black Tears ’17 – Year’s Best Mendoza Malbec, Wine & Spirits Zolo Malbec Reserve ’19 – Year’s Best Mendoza Malbec, […]

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Cellar Tracker Update

Wine Reviews & Cellar Management Tools Newsletter I hope you’re doing well and getting ready for the holiday season! When we emailed this summer, we made clear that we’re building up our team to realize much more of the potential of CellarTracker. We are excited to say that we have now grown from 5 wonderful […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                            Buoncristiani Family Winery-O.P.C.-Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah-Merlot-Malbec-Napa Valley-California-2011-14.4% Alcohol-$24.99-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.  A full bodied Bordeaux blend with blackberry, currants, cherry, and chocolate with spice on finish.  A bit past peak, drink now.          NR          CR-89          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.      Marques De Murrieta S.A.-Finca Ygay-Reserva-Tempranillo-Granciano-Mazuello-Garnacha-Rioja-Spain-2016-14.5% Alcohol-$24.99-A nose of some funk […]

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