The "New" California Wine

2013 Massican Gemina Napa Valley Chardonnay

$48.99 USD

BOLD: Lemon Curd, Ginger, Floral, Spice

Massican is named after the coastal mountain range on the southern Italian peninsula, close to Campania. Massican makes unique, memorable wh...

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2012 Chanin La Rinconada Pinot Noir Sta. Rita Hills

$65.99 USD

Smooth:  Blackberry, Cherry, White Pepper, Roses

Chanin's winemaking philosophy is rooted in representing each individual vineyard by emphasizing balance, finesse, and co...

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2012 Chanin Los Alamos Chardonnay Santa Barbara County

$39.99 USD

Elegant:  Crisp, Bright Lemon, Rich Pineapple, Saline

Chanin's winemaking philosophy is rooted in representing each individual vineyard by emphasizing balance, finesse, a...

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2011 Arnot-Roberts Cabernet Sauvignon Fellom Ranch

$104.99 USD

Bold:  Velvety, Cassis, Cherry Cola, Licorice

When the Fellom family purchased their ranch at 2200′ elevation on the Montebello Ridge in 1929 it came with an established...

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2011 Matthiasson Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

$74.99 USD

Elegant:  Blackberry, Cherry, Mineral, Mocha 

MATTHIASSON is a family endeavor, the effort of Steve and Jill Klein Matthiasson, and their two young sons. Steve ...

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Matthiasson White Vermouth Napa 2011

$25.99 USD

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Citrus, Bitters, Savory Spice, Floral

A sweet Italian-style vermouth that would be great in a cocktail (especially a Negroni) or alone as an aperitif. After barrel aging...

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2012 RPM Gamay El Dorado

$36.99 USD

Smooth:  Raspberry, Flint, Rich, Silky Tannins

RPM (ROBERTS, PARR, MEYERS) was conceived in 2010 and is a collaboration between Nathan Roberts, and Duncan Arnot Meyers of...

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2013 Matthiasson Rose Wine Napa Valley

$24.99 USD

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Elegant:  White Peach, Melon, Pink Grapefruit, Strawberry

MATTHIASSON is a family endeavor, the effort of Steve and Jill Klein Matthiasson, and their two young sons....

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2012 Edmunds St. John Rocks & Gravel Dry Creek Valley

$32.99 USD

Smooth:  Ripe Raspberry, Earthy, Floral, Grippy

Edmunds St. John is a Rhône blend specialist making wine in Berkeley, California since 1985. Their "Rocks and G...

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2012 La Clarine Farm Josephine + Mariposa El Dorado

$24.99 USD

Elegant: Bright, Cherry, Stony Minerality, Dried Herbs

La Clarine Farm is located at 2600 feet in California’s Sierra Nevada Foothills. On their 10 acres they grow ...

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2011 Drew Wines Fog-Eater Pinot Noir Anderson Valley

$44.99 USD

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Elegant:  Red Berries, Floral, Mineral, Complex

After working under some of the greats, including Cathy Corison and John Konnsgard, Jason Drew and his wife Amy found...

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2012 Wilde Farm Pinot Noir Donnelly Creek Vineyard Anderson Valley

$47.99 USD

Smooth:  Rhubarb, Strawberry, Wild Cherry, Savory

Pax Mahle makes Wilde Farm wines. Wilde Farm was a place long before it was a wine. Built in 1907 by Samuel Wilde, ...

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2012 Idlewild Dolcetto Fox Hill Vineyard Mendocino

$30.99 USD

Smooth: Cranberry, Sweet Cherry, Anise, Almond

Sam and Jessica Boone Bilbro both have a passion for wines and between them have learned many aspects of the industry. Toge...

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2011 A Tribute to Grace Grenache Santa Barbara Highlands (Magnum)

$119.99 USD

Elegant: Red Fruit, Strawberry, Tangerine, Vanilla Notes

A Tribute To Grace Wine Company is dedicated to crafting authentic expressions of Grenache. All wines are single-...

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2010 Holus Bolus Syrah Santa Barbara

$32.99 USD

Smooth:  Juicy, Black Cherry, Bacon, Pepper

Peter Hunken got his start in winemaking in 2001 at Stolpman Vineyards and was the Assistant Winemaker there until 2006. ...

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2012 Skinner Picpoul Blanc El Dorado

$24.99 USD

Elegant:  Citrus, Spice, Mouthwatering, Balanced

After doing some digging, Mike Skinner discovered that he is the great-great-great-grandson of James Skinner, a Scottish ...

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2011 Ultraviolet Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

$38.99 USD

Smooth: Black Currant, Blueberry, Tea Leaf, Vanilla Spice

Samantha Sheehan of Poe Wines started this label with seriously good juice from vineyards that shall remain name...

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2012 Drew Pinot Noir Morning Dew Ranch Anderson Valley

$59.99 USD

Smooth: Dark Cherry, Raspberry, Graphite, Earth

After working under some of the greats, including Cathy Corison and John Konnsgard, Jason Drew and his wife Amy founded th...

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2011 Keplinger "Sumo" Petite Sirah Blend Amador County

$84.99 USD

Bold: Plush, Black Currant, Pepper, Dark Chocolate

Married team Helen Keplinger and DJ Warner take their inspiration for the Keplinger wines from love of Southern France ...

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Other Spirits

Campari Aperitivo 750ml

$27.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Bitter Orange, Rosemary, Earthy Herbs

The inimitable Campari recipe, used as the basis of many cocktails served worldwide, has been kept the same since its...

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Cocchi Vermouth di Torino 375ml

$12.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Orange Peel, Vanilla, Exotic Botanicals

Unmistakably Cocchi in character, Vermouth di Torino is one of only two geographically protected AOC vermouths (th...

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Cocchi Vermouth di Torino 750ml

$19.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Orange Peel, Vanilla, Exotic Botanicals

Unmistakably Cocchi in character, Vermouth di Torino is one of only two geographically protected AOC vermouths (th...

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Cointreau Orange Liqueur (375 ml)

$24.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Sweet and Bitter Orange Peel

Cointreau is a brand of triple sec produced in Saint-Barthélemy-d'Anjou, France. It is drunk as an apéritif and digestif, and...

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Contratto Americano Rosso Vermouth

$29.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Lemon Peel, Ginger, Hibiscus

Americano is another version of a vermouth and is also based on white wine. Just like the Vermouth, Americano draws from much...

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Contratto Vermouth Bianco

$29.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Mint, Rhubarb, Bitter Orange

Contratto's Vermouth production follows the traditional method of cold flavor extraction (maceration). Italian Brandy is pour...

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Contratto Vermouth Rosso

$29.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Sage, Clove, Licorice

The original recipe from the early 19th century for Contratto Vermouth is based on a combination of white wine fortified with Italia...

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Dolin Vermouth de Chambery Dry 375ml

$9.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Floral, Alpine Herbs, Fragrant

Dolin Vermouths are notably lighter, drier and less pungent than their larger commercial counterparts. The particular mixtu...

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Dolin Vermouth de Chambery Dry 750ml

$14.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Floral, Alpine Herbs, Fragrant

Dolin Vermouths are notably lighter, drier and less pungent than their larger commercial counterparts. The particular mixtu...

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Matthiasson White Vermouth Napa 2011

$25.99 USD

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Citrus, Bitters, Savory Spice, Floral

A sweet Italian-style vermouth that would be great in a cocktail (especially a Negroni) or alone as an aperitif. After barrel aging...

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St. Germain Elderflower Liquer

$35.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Elderflower, Pear, Grapefruit

St-Germain is the first liqueur in the world created in the artisanal French manner from freshly handpicked elderflower blos...

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Varnelli Amaro Sibilla

$49.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Woodfire, Honey, Herbs & Roots

Since 1868 Amaro Sibilla has been obtained from a decoction of herbs, roots and barks prepared over a wood fire and swe...

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Vya Sweet Vermouth 375ml

$13.99 USD

Tasting Notes: Cinnamon, Nutmeg, Spice

The botanicals in Vya Sweet come from those parts of plants where energy is concentrated: seeds, bark, and roots. These components...

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Drink the Good Stuff!

#DrinkNapa for Labor Day

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As you probably know, Northern California suffered a 6.0 Magnitude earthquake, with the epicenter near downtown Napa, this past Sunday morning. Thankfully, personal injuries were kept to a minimum, partly due to the 3:21am time of the quake, and no deaths have been directly associated with the natural disaster. Still, damage to historic buildings, homes, wineries, and wine storage facilities was...

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Five Summer Reds to Chill Down and Chill You Down

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Here we are smack dab in the middle of summer in New York City. The heat has settled underground in the subway stations like an oven and the only relief you get when you re-emerge is a sticky breeze wafting up at your face from the sidewalk gutters.

What you really need to cool you down and lift your spirits...

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New Arrivals, Coming Soon, & Summer Must Trys July 9, 2014

Well, it is a good day -- and good wine always makes a good day even better. Just because it's summer doesn't mean there's not exciting new stuff to try here at the shop. I mean, you wouldn't want us to get all bored while you're off on vacation sipping wine on the veranda or throwing back Caipirinhas (sorry Brazil)...

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