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Vintages Release August 6, 2010

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Dessert Wine

Bodegas Argüeso San León Manzanilla Clásica Sherry, D.O., Jerez, Spain 703066 13% XD 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Vineland Estates Winery Select Late Harvest Vidal 2006, V.Q.A., Niagara, Ontario, Canada Vidal food pairings: fresh fruit, baked Fougerus cheese. Drink: 2010 - 2020 563437 9.8% MS 375 mL $14.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Other Wines/Drinks

G'vine Floraison Small Batch Gin, France, France 213447 40% D 750 mL $49.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Kadoguchi Shuzo Hokko Genshu Sake, Nagano Prefecture, Japan Sake food pairings: sushi, sashimi, barbecued chicken. 228692 20% D 300 mL $14.45 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Red Wine

Gehringer Brothers Dry Rock Vineyards Merlot 2014, V.Q.A., Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada Merlot food pairings: grilled lamb. 229898 14.4% XD 750 mL $18.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Gehringer Brothers Dry Rock Vineyards Merlot 2009, V.Q.A., Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada Merlot food pairings: grilled lamb. 229898 14.4% XD 750 mL $18.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Santa Barbara Winery Syrah 2009, Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Barbara County, California, United States Syrah food pairings: smoky barbecued ribs, steaks. 630616 14.2% XD 750 mL $21.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Matchbook Syrah 2007, Dunnigan Hills, California, United States Syrah food pairings: barbecued steak, ribs, gourmet burgers. 235978 14.3% XD 750 mL $18.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Freemark Abbey Merlot 2008, Napa Valley, California, United States 1602 14.4% XD 750 mL $29.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Signorello Estate Unfiltered Cabernet Sauvignon 2007, California, United States 60152 14.9% XD 750 mL $59.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

California Karma Cabernet Sauvignon 2008, Paso Robles, California, United States 213637 14.2% XD 750 mL $15.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Girard Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2008, Napa Valley, California, United States Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: Kobe burgers, lamb chops. 231712 14.5% XD 750 mL $32.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Kunde Zinfandel 2007, Sonoma County, California, United States Zinfandel food pairings: barbecued steak, pulled pork. 965921 14.5% XD 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Firesteed Pinot Noir 2009, Willamette Valley, Oregon, United States Pinot Noir food pairings: grilled portobello mushroom burgers. 361782 12.7% D 750 mL $17.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Zuccardi Malbec 2010, Mendoza, Argentina Malbec food pairings: barbecued steak. 236224 13.5% XD 750 mL $13.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Kaiken Corte Malbec Bonarda Petit Verdot 2008, Mendoza, Argentina Malbec Bonarda Petit Verdot food pairings: pizza, pasta. 450163 14.8% XD 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Luis Felipe Edwards Reserva Malbec 2009, Colchagua Valley, Chile 236497 14% XD 750 mL $14.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Canepa Reserva Privada Cabernet Sauvignon 2010, Maipo Valley, Chile Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: blackened beef ribs, bison burgers. 412031 13.5% D 750 mL $13.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

El Principal Calicanto El Principal Calicanto 2009, Maipo Valley, Chile 234963 14.5% XD 750 mL $17.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Café Culture Pinotage 2010, W.O., Western Cape, South Africa Pinotage food pairings: game meats, grilled lamb chops, charcuterie platter. 72710 14.5% XD 750 mL $13.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Flagstone Dark Horse Shiraz 2008, W.O., Western Cape, South Africa Shiraz food pairings: grilled spicy gourmet sausages. 127654 14% XD 750 mL $17.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Château Perruchon Blend - Meritage 2009, A.C., Lussac St-Émilion, Bordeaux, France Blend - Meritage food pairings: venison steak marinated in a blackberry sauce. 226183 12.5% D 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Château Caronne St. Gemme Blend - Meritage 2006, A.C., Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux, France Blend - Meritage food pairings: rare steak with sautéed wild mushroom. 231191 13.3% D 750 mL $25.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Château Bourseau Blend - Meritage 2008, A.C., Lalande De Pomerol, Bordeaux, France Blend - Meritage food pairings: grilled sirloin with caramelized onions and mushrooms, fresh berries coated in dark chocolate. 230490 13.1% D 750 mL $29.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Château La Gontelle 1Er Côtes De Blaye Blend - Meritage 2010, A.C., Bordeaux, France Blend - Meritage food pairings: gourmet burgers, grilled steak. 230508 13.6% XD 750 mL $15.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Cave De Rasteau Ortas Les Hauts Du Village Rasteau 2006, A.C., Côtes Du Rhône-Villages, France 581785 13.5% XD 750 mL $22.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Tenuta Ulisse Unico Montepulciano D'abruzzo 2009, D.O.C., Abruzzo, Italy Montepulciano D'abruzzo food pairings: grilled lamb. 249094 13.3% XD 750 mL $17.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Casetta Barolo Nebbiolo (Barolo, Barbaresio) 2005, D.O.C.G., Piedmont, Italy Nebbiolo (Barolo, Barbaresio) food pairings: grilled lamb, mushroom risotto. 4523 13.5% XD 750 mL $24.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Fondo Filara Nicosia Nerello Mascalese 2008, I.G.T., Sicily, Italy Nerello Mascalese food pairings: meat-based pastas. 222653 13% XD 750 mL $14.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Montaro Rosso Di Montalcino Rosso Di Montalcino 2006, D.O.C., Tuscany, Italy Rosso Di Montalcino food pairings: braised meats. 237297 13% XD 750 mL $17.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Petra Zingari 2008, I.G.T., Tuscany, Italy 244228 13% D 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Michele Castellani I Castei Costamaran Ripasso Classico Superiore Valpolicella 2008, D.O.C., Veneto, Italy Valpolicella food pairings: barbecued ribs. 972406 13.2% XD 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Valle Da Fonte Reserva Touriga Nacional 2001, D.O.C., Douro, Portugal 241570 14% D 750 mL $27.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Marques De Marialva Reserva De Cantanhede Baga 2007, D.O.C., Bairrada, Portugal Baga food pairings: gourmet sausage, bison burgers. 245605 13.5% D 750 mL $15.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Alente Reserva 2005, D.O.C., Alentejo, Portugal Food pairings: white meats, duck. 245365 13.5% D 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Palacio De Otazu Crianza 2006, D.O., Navarra, Spain 245332 14% D 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Burgo Viejo Reserva 2004, D.O.C.A., Rioja, Spain Food pairings: paella. 168823 13.5% D 750 mL $18.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Rosés

Pierre & Bertrand Couly Chinon Rosé 2010, A.C., Loire, France Chinon Rosé food pairings: lighter seafood, fish. 226654 13% XD 750 mL $12.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Sparkling Wine

Bottega Vino Dei Poeti Prosecco, D.O.C.G., Veneto, Italy Prosecco food pairings: oysters, seafood salad, paella. 235044 11% XD 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Mont-Marçal Brut Reserva Cava, D.O., Catalunya, Spain 229021 11.9% XD 750 mL $13.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

White Wine

Dirty Laundry Vineyard Woo Woo Gewürztraminer 2010, V.Q.A., Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada Gewürztraminer food pairings: chicken vindaloo, Cajun shrimp skewers. 246140 13.5% D 750 mL $27.00 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Peninsula Ridge Estates Winery Mcnally Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2009, V.Q.A., Beamsville Bench, Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada Sauvignon Blanc food pairings: mussels steamed in white wine sauce, pan-seared freshwater fish. 243147 13.5% XD 750 mL $17.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Henry of Pelham Winery Pinot Blanc 2010, V.Q.A., Short Hills Bench, Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada Pinot Blanc food pairings: light salads, pan-seared cod with lemon and thyme. 618827 12.1% XD 750 mL $14.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Stags' Leap Winery Wine Cellars Arcadia Chardonnay 2007, Napa Valley, California, United States 225359 13.2% XD 750 mL $54.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Terlato Pinot Grigio 2008, Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, California, United States 203323 14.2% XD 750 mL $15.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Clos Du Val Chardonnay 2008, Carneros, Napa Valley, California, United States Chardonnay food pairings: grilled fish, chicken. 652933 13.5% XD 375 mL $14.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Talbott Sleepy Hollow Chardonnay 2008, Santa Lucia Highlands, California, United States 716290 14.9% XD 750 mL $26.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Three Rivers Chardonnay 2008, Columbia Valley, Washington State, United States Chardonnay food pairings: pan-fried rainbow trout. 233445 14.3% XD 750 mL $19.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Simon Hackett Brightview Chardonnay 2010, Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia Chardonnay food pairings: mildly spiced butter chicken, grilled-avocado salad. 229880 13.5% XD 375 mL $10.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

William Fevre Chile Gran Cuvée Chardonnay 2009, Pirque, Maipo Valley, Chile 45146 13.9% D 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Glen Carlou Chardonnay 2008, W.O., Paarl, Stellenbosch, Coastal Region, South Africa Chardonnay food pairings: lobster, crab, rich seafood pasta dishes. 915231 14% XD 750 mL $17.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Julien Schaal Riesling 2008, A.C., Alsace, France 225151 12.1% XD 750 mL $15.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Jean-Pierre Teissèdre Pouilly-Fuissé 2009, A.C., Burgundy, France Pouilly-Fuissé food pairings: seafood pastas, grilled herbed chicken breast. 261065 13% XD 750 mL $21.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Domaine La Gemière Cuvée Initiale Sancerre 2009, A.C., Loire, France Sancerre food pairings: grilled prawns, sole fillets stuffed with crabmeat. 225177 12.7% XD 750 mL $20.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Gérard Bertrand Réserve Special Dry Muscat 2009, Vins De Pays D'oc, Southwest, France Muscat food pairings: mildly spiced Asian cuisine, pan-fried freshwater fish. 234674 12.8% D 750 mL $13.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Torre Varano Taburno Falanghina 2009, D.O.C., Campania, Italy Falanghina food pairings: calamari, herbed-chicken pasta dish. 106351 14% XD 750 mL $14.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Ciù Ciù La Merlettaie Offida Pecorino 2009, D.O.C., Marche, Italy 245670 13.5% D 750 mL $16.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Teruzzi & Puthod Vernaccia Di San Gimignano 2010, D.O.C.G., Tuscany, Italy 735373 12.5% XD 750 mL $15.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Aveleda Follies Alvarinho 2010, Vinho Regional Minho, Vinho Verde, Portugal Alvarinho food pairings: pad Thai, Szechuan-style lamb dish. 59048 12.5% D 750 mL $15.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Hoffmann-Simon Riesling Spätlese 2009, Q.M.P., Piesporter Goldtröpfchen, Mosel, Germany 216499 8% XD 750 mL $19.95 August 2010. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart


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