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Trefethen Vineyards “Dragons Tooth” Napa Valley Red Blend

Stories of King Arthur, Merlin, dragons, and medieval days are all brought back to life in a wondrous red wine from Trefethen Family Vineyards called “Dragons Tooth”. Or maybe watching an episode of the Game of Thrones series on HBO makes a “dragon” wine label more appealing to you! Because I enjoy stories of dragons and medieval days, the wine

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The Prisoner Napa Valley Red Blend 2018

The Prisoner Wine Company has been making savory, eclectic wines consistently for years and the excitement continues for the 2018 Prisoner Red Blend. A blend of Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, Syrah, and Charbono…..maybe some of the most unlikely characters to appear in a wine but oh, they sure work well together! These grapes were all sourced from several Napa

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C. Elizabeth Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Liquid Luxury…..Liquid Velvet…… a sexy and alluring Cabernet Sauvignon from the Oakville region of Napa Valley, California! Garnet color in my glass with supernatural aroma’s of black cherry compote, plum, vanilla, and spices. The entry is full bodied, velvety, with a tight tannin structure. Glorious flavors of lush black cherry, ripe cranberry, roasted pecans, dark chocolate, and exotic spices. Patience

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Windmill Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma County

Deep ruby in color with exquisite aromas of dark forest berries, blueberry, black plum, cedar, and baking spices. Full bodied across the palate, rich, with a medium tannin structure. Generous flavors of ripe blackberry, blueberry pie, dark chocolate, warm spices, leading to a long, elegant, light oak finish. Very smooth and balanced between fruit, spice, and tannins. This 2009 Cabernet

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De Trafford Blueprint Shiraz

Touring the world through wine is an experience that is always exciting and changing. And it gets more exciting when that path runs through South Africa! If you are new to the wine world, South African wine¬†seems¬†mysterious but you will soon find that it has some excellent, vibrant wines! This fantastic Shiraz from De Trafford is truly a “Blueprint” of

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2008 John Duval Entity Barossa Shiraz

Big and Rich describes something more than a country music duo. An amazing, complex red wine filled with layers of vibrant flavors! Deep crimson color with a nice purple hue on the rim. Fragrant aroma of blackberries, dark berries, cassis, and mocha. Full bodied, rich mouthfeel with smooth tannins. Stunning flavors of ripe black cherries, blackberry pie, spice, and cloves.

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