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  • Vin

    Stags' Leap - Ne Cede Malis Petite Syrah - 2015

    • - 95 points-

    James Suckling

    May 2019

    his is an impressive, old-vine wine from mostly petite sirah with other red varieties, including...

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  • Vin

    Penfolds - Penfolds Grange Bin 95 - 2013

    • - 98 points-

    Wine Align

    John Szabo, January 2019

    ''2013 Grange will surely go down as one of the great vintages of of the 21st century for this...

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    Penfolds - Penfolds Grange Bin 95 - 2013

    • - 97 points-

    Wine Align

    John Szabo, January 2019

    ''The 2012 Grange falls on the fresher, lighter side in the relative context of this splendid wine,...

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  • Vin

    Stags' Leap - Ne Cede Malis Petite Syrah - 2015

    • - 94 points-

    Wine Advocate

    Lisa Perrotti-Brown, October 2018

    Blended of 85% Petite Sirah and 15% other varieties aged for 16 months in 28% new American oak, the...

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  • Vin

    Beaulieu Vineyards - Beaulieu Vineyards Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon - 2016

    • - 90 points-

    Wine Advocate

    Lisa Perrotti-Brown, October 2018

    The 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley is composed of 78% Cabernet Sauvignon, 7% Syrah, 6% Petite...

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  • Vin

    Lanson - Lanson Brut Rosé - N/V

    • - 91 points-

    James Suckling

    September 2018

    ''Sliced strawberries with hints of lemon and orange peel. Some earth. Full-bodied, round and...

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  • Vin

    Schloss Johannisberg - Schloss Johannisberg Riesling Gelblack - 2017

    • - 91 points-

    James Suckling

    September 2018

    Bottling at an earlier date than in previous years has made this wine a bit brighter and crisper....

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  • Vin

    Crus et Domaines de France - Château Bois Pertuis - 2016

    • - 92 points-

    James Suckling

    June 2018

    A rich and juicy red with plum and dark-berry character. Lots of hazelnuts and spices, too. Full to...

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  • Vin

    Etude - Etude Pinot Noir Carneros - 2015

    • - 91 points-

    Wine Spectator

    James Laube , May 2018

    Vibrant and lively, with a zesty core of raspberry, cherry, fresh earth, cigar box and dried herb...

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  • Vin

    Louis Latour - Corton Grand Cru Château Corton Grancey - 2015

    • - 93 points-

    Wine Advocate

    William Kelly, April 2018

    The 2015 Château Corton-Grancey Grand Cru is one of the Louis Latour portfolio's highlights this...

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  • Vin

    Vina Sena - Sena - 2014

    Decanter

    Peter Richards, March 2018

    Eduardo Chadwick named Decanter Man of the Year 2018 It was the final ascent. The peak of Ojos del...

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  • Vin

    Crus et Domaines de France - La Devise de Lilian - 2015

    • - 92 points-

    James Suckling

    February 2018

    Some savory elements and soy sauce as well as ripe blackberries on the nose make this quite a...

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  • Vin

    Davis Bynum - Russian River West Chardonnay - 2015

    • - 92 points-

    Wine Enthusiast

    January 2018

    ''From an estate site alongside Westside Road, this impressive white shines in full-bodied nutty...

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  • Vin

    Prats & Symington - Prazo de Roriz Douro - 2016

    • - 88 points-

    Wine Spectator

    Gillian Sciaretta, December 2017

    A juicy, plump red, with ample cherry and blackberry notes layered with anise, sweet spice and...

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  • Vin

    Propriedad de Arinzano - La Casona Pago de Arinzano - 2010

    • - 90 points-

    Wine Spectator

    Thomas Matthews, December 2017

    This polished red offers harmonious flavors of dried cherry, tobacco, spice and smoke, supported by...

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  • Vin

    Etude - Étude Chardonnay Carneros - 2015

    • - 89 points-

    Wine Spectator

    James Laube , December 2017

    A zippy touch of lemon energizes the floral, apple and melon flavors, giving this a Chablis-like...

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  • Vin

    Propriedad de Arinzano - Gran Vino Tinto Pago de Arinzano - 2010

    • - 90 points-

    Wine Spectator

    Thomas Matthews, December 2017

    This savory red offers sanguine, graphite and earthy flavors, shadowing a core of cherry and...

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  • Vin

    Propriedad de Arinzano - Hacienda de Arínzano Chardonnay - 2015

    • - 88 points-

    Wine Spectator

    Thomas Matthews, December 2017

    Smoky and toasty notes frame modest baked apple and quince flavors in this firm white, while tangy...

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  • Vin

    Lanson - Lanson Brut Rosé - N/V

    • - 92 points-

    Wine Enthusiast

    December 2017

    ''This fine dry style of rosé with its crisp red-currant fruits is typical of the Lanson style. It...

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  • Vin

    Louis Latour - Corton Grand Cru Château Corton Grancey - 2015

    • - 94 points-

    Wine Spectator

    Bruce Sanderson, November 2017

    A rich style, sporting cherry, raspberry, spice and earth flavors. Moderate tannins lend support,...

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  • Vin

    Brotte - Chateauneuf-du-Pape Les Hauts de Barville Blanc - 2016

    • - 91 points-

    Wine Advocate

    Joe Czerwinski, October 2017

    The 2016 Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc les Hauts de Barville is predominantly Grenache Blanc (80%),...

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  • Vin

    Beaulieu Vineyards - Reserve Tapestry - 2014

    • - 90 points-

    Wine Advocate

    Lisa Perrotti-Brown, October 2017

    Blended of 76% Cabernet Sauvignon and 13% Merlot with dollops of Petit Verdot, Malbec and Cabernet...

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  • Vin

    Alois Lageder - GAUN Chardonnay - 2016

    • - 93 points-

    James Suckling

    James Suckling, October 2017

    A steely chardonnay that shows green apples, preserved lemons and hints of flint and other...

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  • Vin

    Etude - Etude Pinot Noir Carneros - 2015

    Wine Advocate

    Lisa Perrotti-Brown, October 2017

    Pale to medium ruby-purple in color, the 2015 Pinot Noir Grace Benoist Ranch has a savory, sautéed...

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