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Holiday Catalog 2014

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8 wines spread over page Features with picture include Calluna Vineyards Merlot "Aux Raynauds" Chalk Hill Sonoma 2011 (1707005) and Ander- son's Conn Valley Right Bank Red Blend Napa Valley 2009 (1703062) American Red Wines Zin, Merlot and More Melville Syrah Verna's Vineyard Santa Barbara 2012 $29 BOTTLE » $348 CASE WINE ADVOCATE 94 POINTS "…incredible efforts that go screaming past anything else even close to this price point…vibrant purple color to go with a full-bodied, seamless and layered profile… it's a no-brainer purchase and don't miss it." (171173) Limerick Lane Zinfandel Russian River Valley 2011 $35 BOTTLE » $420 CASE ROBERT PARKER 91 POINTS "The most elegant offering…it possesses plenty of finesse, a certain lightness and gobs of briery, berry fruit, a touch of pepper and spice [with] equally intense rich, full-bodied flavors." (1706015) Donelan Syrah Darling Reserve Sonoma 2010 $38 BOTTLE » $456 CASE New York Mets pitching legend, Ron Darling has teamed up with Donelan Family Wines to produce this blockbuster Syrah. All proceeds benefit research for Type 1 Diabetes. Driven by a core of savory spice with ripe blackberry and rhubarb, it is simply delicious. (1712019) Ridge Vineyards Geyserville Zinfandel Blend Sonoma 2012 $40 BOTTLE » $480 CASE ANTONIO GALLONI 93 POINTS "…quite exuberant…Savory herbs, tobacco, smoke, menthol and dark red/blackish-toned fruit burst from the glass in an exotic, juicy Zinfandel loaded with personality… jewel of a wine…incredibly appealing." (1706016) Tensley Syrah Colson Canyon Vineyard Santa Barbara 2013 $49 BOTTLE » $588 CASE WINE ADVOCATE 94-97 POINTS "…classic cassis, black raspberry, graphite and toasty notes to go with a full-bodied, concentrated and layered profile…This has got a big "Wow"…lively and elegant." (1712028) Duckhorn Merlot Napa 2011 $54 BOTTLE » $648 CASE One of Napa Valley's top Merlot producers, and a customer favorite, Duckhorn represents the finest of Napa's varied microclimates and soil types. (170078) Anderson's Conn Valley Right Bank Red Blend Napa Valley 2009 $60 BOTTLE » $720 CASE ROBERT PARKER 94-96 POINTS "…notes of espresso roast, cocoa and black currants along with sweet tannins and a rich suppleness that is very endearing. This full- bodied, very well-balanced wine should drink nicely for 15-20 years." (1703062) fpo Calluna Vineyards Merlot "Aux Raynauds" Chalk Hill Sonoma 2011 $45 BOTTLE » $540 CASE JOHN GILMAN 94+ POINTS "… a simply excellent merlot…deep, pure and very Pomerol-like (La Conseillante-like?) medium- full, focused and utterly refined, with a superb core, excellent youthful structure, impeccable balance and a very long, moderately tannic and very complex finish." (1707005) 56 8 0 0.9 6 .w i n e s O ve r 3 ,0 0 0 Fi n e Wi n e s a n d S p i r i ts a t m o r re l l w i n e .co m

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