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                           Kosta Browne Wines-Pinot Noir-Russian River Valley-California-2016-14.1% Alcohol–$76.00-A nose of cherries and spice, medium amber in color.   A medium to full bodied Pinot, with currants, cherries, dust and spice on finish, was very smooth.          RP-92          WS-92          CR-90          Good with seafood, cheeses, salads.          One Cork Bonus.   Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 746-Chardonnay-Arroyo Seco-Monterey County-California-2019-14.8% Alcohol-$11.20-A nose of […]

CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Bodegas El Nido S.L.-Clio-Monastrell-Cabernet Sauvignon-Jumilla-Spain-2017-15.5% Alcohol-$44.99-A bold nose of dark fruits and spice, dark purple in color.  A full bodied red blend, with black cherry, plum, licorice, chocolate, spices on very long finish.  Always good every year.          RP-93          WS-92          CR-90          Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus. J. Lohr Winery-Pure Paso-Cabernet Sauvignon-Petite Sirah-Merlot-Petit Verdot-Malbec-Paso […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Bodega Norton, S.A.-Privada-Malbec-Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Mendoza-Argentina-2016-14.5% Alcohol-$17.99-A nose of brooding dark fruit and spice, dark black purple in color.  A full bodied red blend with blackberry, cassis, some bitter chocolate and spice on finish, needs a decant.            RP-94          WS-91          CR-90         Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus. SLO Down Wines-Sexual Chocolate-Syrah-Malbec-Napa-California-2016-14.5% Alcohol-$24.99-A nose of dark […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                           Carlisle Winery-Zinfandel-Carlisle Vineyard-Russian River Valley-Sonoma County-California-2017-15.0% Alcohol-$39.50-A nose of bold sweet black cherry and spice, dark garnet in color.  A full bodied  Zin, with black cherry, cranberry, peppery flavors on finish.       RP-93          WS-94          CR-91           Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                    Turley Wine Cellars-Old Vines-Zinfandel-Napa-California-2019-15.2% Alcohol-$28.99-A nose of black cherry and spice, […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                     Paul Jaboulet Aine-La Petite Chapelle-Syrah-Hermitage-2013-13.5% Alcohol-$59.99-A nose of some dark fruit and spices, garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with blackberry, black cherry, dust and spice on finish, not the best QPR.          RP-95          WS-90          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.       V. Sattui Winery-Port-Barrel Aged-St. Helena-California-NV-18% Alcohol-$59.00-(.500ML)-A nose […]

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NJ Wine Event

WINE BEER SPIRITS Join us June 1st for an unforgettable evening of food and wine as we partner up again with one of the industry’s most talented sommelier’s and winemakers, Thomas Pastuszak! RESERVE MY TICKET About Thomas Born & bred in New York, Thomas studied neurobiology and classical piano at Cornell University, and all the […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                      Yates Family Vineyard-Cheval-Cabernet Franc-Mount Veeder-California-2018-14.8% Alcohol-$45.00-A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied red, with black cherry, blackberry, cherry vanilla coke and spice on long finish.  This little known winery always delivers, seek it out.          NR           CR-92           Good with steak, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                    […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

Donati Family Vineyard Inc.-The Immigrant-Petit Verdot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc-Merlot-Paicines-Central Coast-California-2016-14.1% Alcohol-$29.99-A nose of dark fruits and spices, dark garnet in color.  A medium to full bodied Bordeaux blend with blackberry, plum, licorice and spices on long finish, was very good.          NR          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.                    Stolpman Vineyards-Syrah-Estate-Ballard Canyon-California-2018-14.1% Alcohol-$31.00-A nose […]

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West Coast Wine Event

SPA DINING ACTIVITIES EVENTS THE CHARDONNAY CLASSIC MAY 20 – 22, 2022 As a valued guest of The Meritage Resort and Spa, we would like to invite you to join us at the Chardonnay Classic in Napa, California. The 2nd Annual Chardonnay Classic brings together the world’s finest vintners with over 30 wineries featuring hundreds […]

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CORKSCREWs REVIEWs

                     Rombauer Vineyards-Chardonnay-Carneros-California-2019-14.5% Alcohol-$26.99-(.375%)A nose of citrus and spices, golden in color.  A medium to full bodied white, with apple, peach, spiced honey on finish, decent acidity, refreshing.          RP-88          WS-91          CR-90          Good with meats, chicken, pasta.          One Cork Bonus.     Cameron Hughes Wine-Lot 749-Cabernet Sauvignon-Mendocino-Caalifornia-2018-15.6% Alcohol-$15.00-A nose of black cherry and some spices, dark garnet in […]

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Peachy Canyon Winery Update

Shop Wines Visit Us Join Club About Us MS BEHAVE MALBEC 94 POINTS – WINE ENTHUSIAST CELLAR SELECTION "There’s compelling complexity throughout this bottling, starting with a rich nose of berry, plum, loam, mushroom, herb and mocha. The mouthfeel is heavy and yet balanced, offering blueberry and açai, as well as star anise, dried herb […]

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