GET FREE SHIPPING ON A CASE USE CODE: FREE
Wine Advisor

Speak with a wine advisor

We believe that you should not sacrifice personal service just because you are online! Personally dealing with passionate wine savvy professionals greatly enhances your wine buying success.

Learn more » Contact Now »
Need Help? Chat with a Wine Advisor
Home > Ratings > 96
Search By:
Page of 4
2013 ORIN SWIFT MANNEQUIN CHARDONNAY 750ML
2013 ORIN SWIFT MANNEQUIN CHARDONNAY 750ML
Bottle Price $31.99

THESE WILL SELL OUT FAST. HUGE SCORING ORIN SWIFT CALIFORNIA CHARDONNAY

The wines of Orin Swift come to us from the genius of David Phinney. Phinney is undoubtedly one of the great young creative minds in all of wine. Many of you will know him from the hugely successful wine Orin Swift The Prisoner. Phinney is not only making some of the finest in California but is also making wine all over the world with huge success. The man has the Midas touch when it comes to blending wine and the guy is fanatical when it comes to quality declassifying vintage after vintage if he is not happy. He makes big, rich, hedonistic style reds of the highest order. I have been touting the greatness of the 2013 vintage in Napa. It is a truly great vintage of our time getting 98pts by Parker the highest rating he has ever given a vintage and all the experts agree. Today I have Phinney's spectacular 2013 Orin Swift Mannequin Chardonnay that got a monster 96pts by Parker and is by far the highest scoring California white in ages by Parker. The wine is sourced from very carefully selected site from all over Northern California. Phinney just destroyed it in 2013 with this wine. The wine is 76% Chardonnay with small amounts of white Rhone varietals to add even more weight and richness to this white. If you love rich, round Cali Chard this wine will blow you away and matched with the price, an absolute run-away buy.

96pts Parker

Parker, “The 2013 Proprietary White Mannequin, which draws fruit from diverse regions of Northern California such as the Carneros Basin and the Sonoma Coast, is actually a blend of 76% Chardonnay, 8% Viognier, 6% Marsanne, 5% Grenache Blanc, 3% Muscat and 2% Roussanne. This is amazing wine, a gorgeous, full-throttle, honeyed wine with a light-gold color, oodles of tropical fruits including pineapple and mango, rose petal and floral notes, and beautifully integrated oak (aged in 40% new French oak on its lees for 11 months). It is a magnificent, full-throttle, exuberant dry white to drink over the next 3-4 years.
Dave Phinney, better known for his winery called Orin Swift, is one of the more creative young minds in all of the world’s winedom. He is doing things that are far beyond his modest age and deserves to be commended for the brilliant individuality/singularity of all of his efforts.”

Dazzling straw-gold in color, the wine serves up superrich aromas of ripe pineapple, vanilla bean, raw coconut, and honeyed lemon. The entry is supremely lush with complex flavors of roasted fig, apricot, green apple, and orchard fruit. Further, the wine’s energetic profile leads to stunning mineral notes, flint, exotic spice, and lemongrass framed in roasted marshmallow. The abundant richness remains through the finish with clarity and length, while supported with a youthful brightness.

2010 GENIUM CELLARS "750ML"*
2010 GENIUM CELLARS "750ML"*
Case Price $37.99
Bottle Price $69.99
Sale Price $41.99

96pts W&S SAVE 46% Free Case Shipping

This is a blend of garnacha and carinena from those ancient vines, blended with merlot, syrah and cabernet. It stands firm with the strength of a Praetorian guard, presenting the structure of the finest Priorat. It is grand and expansive, packed with red fruit flavors together with spice and herbal notes. The schisty touch on the finish adds complexity and charm. Six years from the vintage, this wine is still in its youth, needing at least another five years to fully develop.

Sourced from 8 plots in and around La Morera, Torroja and, Poboleda.

Grapes: 45% Garnacha, 20% Syrah, 20% Merlot, 10% Cariñena and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon. Drink 2017-2022

2015 CHATEAU LABEGORCE 750ML
2015 CHATEAU LABEGORCE 750ML
Case Price $37.99
Bottle Price $45.59

Presale
Estimated arrival 2018
94pts James Suckling
90pts Wine Spectator
96pts Wine Enthusiast
2013 LA SERENA BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 750ML
2013 LA SERENA BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 750ML
Bottle Price $59.99
Sale Price $49.99

96pts Spectator

2015 SIDURI PINOT NOIR PISONI VINEYARD 750ML
2015 SIDURI PINOT NOIR PISONI VINEYARD 750ML
Bottle Price $54.99

RATINGS: 92pts Wine Advocate; 96pts Wine Enthusiast; 94pts Vinous

Siduri specializes in cool climate Pinot Noir from five major AVAs on the West Coast,
2013 LISINI BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 750ML
2013 LISINI BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 750ML
Bottle Price $54.99

RATINGS: 96pts Wine Spectator

Exuding cherry, strawberry and floral flavors tinged with iron, earth and spice notes, this ripe red is elegant in profile,
2009 MUGA PRADO ENEA 750ML
2009 MUGA PRADO ENEA 750ML
Bottle Price $55.99

RATINGS: 96pts Parker; 96pts Suckling

Wines that are born from inspiration and authenticity. In Muga, we always use the finest materials and are open to
2012 JULES MELANGE BARRELHEAD CABERNET "750ML"
2012 JULES MELANGE BARRELHEAD CABERNET "750ML"
Bottle Price $59.99

Totally Under-Valued Napa Cab. From The Great 2012 Napa Cab Vintage, 96pt Parker As A Vintage.

Barrelhead Wine Company is a tiny winery - a collaboration between Chris Corley (winemaker at his family winery Monticello Vineyards which he runs with his two brothers), and his wife Jules Melange, who started at Mondavi/Opus fifteen years ago in vineyard research and went on to work as a viticulturist for Williams Selyem, Hourglass Vineyards, and many other prestigious vineyards in Napa and Sonoma.

The 2012 Barrelhead Cabernet Sauvignon is a single vineyard, 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from the family’s Heinemann Mountain Vineyard, up on Spring Mountain, in the Napa Valley. The wine is Deep ruby purple hue, beautiful aromas of crushed dark fruits - cassis and blackberry - are matched by sandalwood and vanilla oak tones. On the palate is has loads of plush 2012 Cabernet fruit - ripe, mouth filling and layered, with sweetly concentrated crushed dark fruits, ripe supple tannins, stony Spring Mountain mineral notes underneath, and complex mocha and oak nuances that linger into the wine's long finish. Upfront and forward enough to enjoy right now, this will also drink great for up to a decade or more.

2012 IL MARRONETO BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 750ML
2012 IL MARRONETO BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO 750ML
Bottle Price $62.99

RATINGS: 96pts Robert Parker; 95pts Wine Enthusiast; 94pts Wine Spectator

Il Marroneto remains the smallest producer of Brunello di Montalcino. When
2008 TRIMBACH RIESLING CUVEE FREDERIC EMILE 750ML
2008 TRIMBACH RIESLING CUVEE FREDERIC EMILE 750ML
Bottle Price $66.99

RATINGS: 96pts Wine Advocate; 92pts Wine Spectator

Maison Trimbach began in 1626 when Jean Trimbach settled in Riquewihr and established the family
   
 

Get Free Shipping On a Case. Mix and Match. Use Code: FREE