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Baby Beychevelle

Château Beychevelle is a winery in the Saint-Julien appellation of the Bordeaux region of France. The wine produced here was classified as one of ten Quatrièmes Crus (Fourth Growths) in the historic Bordeaux Wine Official Classification of 1855. The chateau… Continue reading

What is Jim Drinking?

I would drink Grand Cru Burgundy everyday if I was Thurston Howell III! But great Burgundy does not have to have prices that look like phone numbers. The below 3 wines display the best their appellation has to offer. Three… Continue reading

Barolo, Barbaresco and Brunello on SALE!

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2012 Albino Rocca * Barbaresco DOCG
92pts… Continue reading

92pt Italian Red Under $25

These are exciting times for the three dynamic friends who banded together to create COS. COS was founded in 1980 by these friends whose last name initials spell out C-O-S: Giambattista Cilia, Giusto Occhipinti and Cirino Strano. Giusto is the… Continue reading

More Great Burgundy

It’s easier to find hens teeth than deals on fine Burgundy. I met Veronique Drouhin in the early 1990’s when the new project , Domaine Drouhin in Oregon, was beginning. She is an impressive person. (Read the Producer Note below… Continue reading

Baby Puligny

Yes I know. It’s not noon yet. Well I ‘m still on Sorrento Time so it’s cocktail hour. And my current “companion” is a glass of Bourgogne Blanc from Puligny Producer Extraordinaire Alain Chavy . This little charmer just begs… Continue reading

Burgundy Bargain

Ok I’m back from vacation and Mark sold out the whole store! I spent the last two days buying wine. And boy did I find a dousey! A superb value for top notch Burgundy from Domaine Tollot Beaut. This Domaine… Continue reading

99pt Brunello and More on SALE- VERY LIMITED

2012 is turning out to be another great vintage like 2010. These wines are just as classic but are very friendly being only fives years out. Quantities were small in 2012 and prices are still favorable. Don’t miss your chance… Continue reading

93-97pt Italian Gems- LIMITED OFFERING

Today we take a tour of Italy. From the north in Piedmont to the hills of Tuscany and then to the island of Sardinia. These are the top wines from the fantastic 2012 vintage; Barolo, Brunello, Cannonau… all scoring 93pts… Continue reading