February 2015

It’s that time of year again! Keeping up with tradition this week we have hand selected seven wines that will be on sale for $1 above cost the entire week leading up to our semi-annual “Customer Appreciation Sale”.

These wines and these wines only are available at the sale price.

There’s something here for everyone but quantities are extremely limited. We will be taking phone orders on a first come first serve basis. Please have payment information ready as we can only secure orders with a credit card number. Happy shopping!!

White Wine

2013 Hartford Court, Four Hearts Chardonnay Russian River Valley, Sonoma, California 93 Points, The Wine Advocate: “From the Laguna Ridge sub-region of Russian River, the bottled 2013 Chardonnay Four Hearts Vineyard (1,200 cases made) is fashioned from such older Chardonnay clones as the Wente, Sees and Rued. It displays tremendous acidity, wonderful ripeness, a leaner,

2013 Ossian “Quintaluna”, Verdejo Castilla y Leon, Spain 91 Points, Stephen Tanzer, International Wine Cellar: “Light yellow. Spicy nectarine, melon, pear skin and honeysuckle aromas are energetic and bright. Fleshy and seamless on the palate, with fresh honeydew and pit fruit flavors brightened by a spicy, gingery quality. Finishes very long and precise, with refreshing

Red Wine

2010 Alessandro E Gian Natale Fantino, Barolo “Bussia Cascina Dardi” Piedmont, Italy 94 Points, The Wine Advocate: “The 2010 Barolo Cascina Dardi Bussia hits all the right marks with a beautiful sense of elegance and grace that is immediately apparent. The aromas dangle in front of you, delicately and seductively, with ethereal layers of spice,

2011 Mt. Brave, Cabernet Sauvignon Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley, California 94 Points, Antonio Galloni, Vinous Media: “The 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon is gorgeous. Blueberry, blackberry, cloves, menthol, spices and licorice are all woven together in a Cabernet Sauvignon that is relatively soft and supple for a mountain wine. Sweet perfumed notes flesh out on a highly

2013 Mollydooker, Blue Eyed Boy Shiraz McLaren Vale, Australia 92 Points, Wine Spectator: “Dense, rich and spicy, with intensely concentrated blueberry and raspberry flavors, underlined by stony, tarry flavors and a plush texture. Has presence and persistence. Best from 2016 through 2021.” Regular Price – $59.99 Pre-Sale Price – $39.99

2012 Joseph Phelps, Freestone Vineyards Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast, California 93 Points, Antonio Galloni, Vinous: “Dark red cherries, tobacco and new leather wrap around the palate in the 2012 Pinot Noir Freestone Vineyards. A wine of presence and nuance, the 2012 stands out for its symmetry and overall sense of balance. I very much like

2010 Carpineta Fontalpino, Do Ut Des “Super Tuscan” Toscana, Italy 93 Points, The Wine Advocate: “The 2010 Do Ut Des is a gorgeous Tuscan blend that exudes intensity, energy and bright cherry and blackberry flavors. The 2010 vintage is especially tight, firm and delineated. As the wine evolves in the glass, it emits soft layers

February 9, 20152012 Son Vida, Malbec

2012 Son Vida, Malbec Medoza, Argentina #4 Wine Enthusiast Top 100 of 2014 94 Points, Wine Enthusiast: “This gorgeous Malbec gets it right. Compact, minerally aromas of blackberry are deep and a bit feral. The palate is juicy and pulses with ribald berry fruit and acidity. Blackberry flavors are beefy, salty and a touch roasted,