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RhonéA Vacqueyras Fontimple 2017

This is a wonderfully impressive Rhone red wine from the Vacqueyras region in Southeastern France! This region is known for growing Grenache, Syrah, and Mourvedre grapes and that is exactly what this Rhone blend is with 60% Grenache, 20% Syrah, and 20% Mourvedre. In my glass, violet in color with a ruby rim. Bountiful dark fruit, earth, spices, and floral

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Lamblin & Fils “Fourchaume” Chablis Premier Cru 2018

The region of Chablis, Burgundy is known for its legendary Pinot Noir red wines and Chardonnay white wines. If your bottle of white wine says “Chablis”, then its from Burgundy and it is a Chardonnay! Usually un-oaked or very lightly oaked, these wines bring about the natural flavors of the Chardonnay grape without the influence of an oak barrel. In

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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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