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Gold-Medal Southern French Pinot Noir

Méritoire Pinot Noir 2018

Judging from the name of Vianney Castan’s new Pinot (“praiseworthy” in French), you’re in for a bevy of compliments at your next party. Made with the very best of Vianney’s superb 2018 harvest, it offers intense notes of red currant and raspberry.

 
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Anniversary-Edition French Blockbuster

Benedictus de Vatican 50th Anniversary 2018

The Diffonty family is one of the oldest winemaking dynasties in France’s southern Rhône Valley and our longest-standing Châteauneuf producer. To toast that wonderful partnership, they’ve sent this commemorative release from the superb 2018 vintage.

 
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Portugal’s Sweet New Sensation

Baronesa de Vilar Rosé Port NV

Pink Port? Yes, it’s definitely a thing. In fact, it’s essential sipping in the trendy, riverside bars of Porto. This one’s a lusciously-fruited delight, and hails from our (famous) friends the Van Zellar family. (Limited availability.)

 
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Wild California Zinfandel

Iggy and the Stooges Zinfandel 2018

Zinfandel is a Real Wild Child, having wandered from Croatia to California to produce rockingly rich, spicy wines. Hailing from Mendocino County and the great 2018 vintage, this exclusive is the perfect partner for The Godfather of Punk, Iggy Pop.

 
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Iconic California Sauvignon

Bob Hope Sauvignon Blanc 2018

Actor, comedian, humanitarian ... Bob Hope was an American icon. Starting with 1940’s Road to Singapore, the much-loved “Road” movies propelled him to stardom. Our tribute is a thrilling Sauvignon Blanc from California’s great 2018 vintage.

 
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‘Innovative’ California Cabernet

NPR How I Built This Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

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Inspired by How I Built This (an NPR program about innovators, entrepreneurs, and the movements they built), this California Cabernet overflows with bold black-fruit and subtle spice flavors. A rich, full-bodied taste of the excellent 2015 vintage.

 
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Exclusive California Petite Sirah

NPR Ask Me Another Petite Sirah 2017

From California’s excellent 2017 vintage, Ask Me Another pays tribute to the equally vibrant NPR game show. With its rich, dark-fruit flavors and subtle spice notes, this sumptuous Petite Sirah is sure to have guests asking for another glass.

 
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Irresistible California Pinot Noir

Robert Mitchum Pinot Noir 2016

Starring in movies like Crossfire and Out of the Past, Robert Mitchum was an iconic anti-hero of 1940s film noir. Made in his honor, this California Pinot is the ideal femme fatale: seductively silky, with irresistible, red-fruit charm.

 
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Top-Vintage French Red

Domaine La Domitienne 2019

Each year, our southern France specialist Mark Hoddy samples hundreds of new wines and snaps up the best for you. When he tasted Domaine La Domitienne, Mark loved its deep, plummy flavors so much, he crowned it his champion of the 2019 vintage.

 
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Smooth California Red

The Police 2016

“With one breath, with one flow, you will know …” Slip into the edgy, evocative melodies of The Police’s Grammy-winning Synchronicity while enjoying an equally harmonious, crowd-pleasing blend of California’s richest grapes – Syrah, Merlot, and more.

 
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