Posted on Nov 30th 2017
Buena Vista La Victoire Brut Champagne (regularly $54.99, sale $24.99)
This is as good a deal as you're going to see on Champagne. Period. I've never seen Champagne priced where I can sell it for 25 dollars, especially during the holiday season. Even better is that the quality is top notch. It's heavy on Pinot Noir just like my personal (and James Bond's as well) favorite Champagne house, Bollinger. If you love your Champagne full and rich, you're going to love the La Victoire.
This champagne opens with elegant and complex aromas of citrus fruit followed by rich honey and brioche notes. A crisp and intense palate offers flavors of white stone fruits, peaches and pears. The wine's impressive mouthfeel is full and rich but well balanced, leaving delightful freshness on the palate. Don't miss out on this exceptional Champagne at a remarkable price!
2012 Torre de Ona Rioja Reserva (regularly $27.99, sale $15.99)95% Tempranillo blended with 5% of Mazuelo.While Torre de Ona was only created in 1995, the winery that founded it, La Rioja Alta, has been around since 1890. The winery is considered one of Rioja's greatest bodegas, and is steadfastly committed to traditional Rioja winemaking methods. [...]
2014 Cellar Cal Pla Black Slate Porrera Priorat (regularly $20.99, sale $15.99)Last time I featured this wine was about a year ago. The 2013 vintage scored 95 points from The Wine Advocate and we sold out immediately at its full price of $20.99. The 2014 comes from a slightly cooler vintage and is not quite [...]
Enrique Mendoza Monastrell "La Tremenda" Alicante Spain 2014 (regularly $14.99, sale $9.99)I believe this is the first wine I've featured from Alicante, aD.O. in central eastern Spain that borders on the Mediterranean, and based on this showing, it certainly won't be the last. The La Tremenda has a weight and concentration of flavor that belies [...]
2015 Chateau Vieux Manoir Bordeaux (regularly $12.99, sale $9.99)-When I drink red in the summer I like drinking Bordeaux, because while being full flavored, it's never heavy. I especially like drinking it when it only costs 10 bucks. Even at its regular price of $12.99 it's a good deal. At $10- steal!Grape varieties : 60 [...]
2014 Lazy Creek Vineyards Pinot Noir Anderson Valley (regularly $24.00, sale $14.99)-Lazy Creek Vineyards is the Ferrari Carano Winery pinot noir project in the cooler-climate Anderson Valley in California. That cooler climate works wonders for pinot noir and is why Anderson Valley is considered such a prized micro climate for growing it. It sells at [...]
Now with five years of bottle age, the 2012 Castano Hecula has really rounded out nicely. Still fresh and vibrant in the mouth with plush fruit, but all the slightly rough edges have been buffed out. It was already a great value wine at its regular price, but taking another $3 off makes it an [...]
40% Off Oregon Pinot Noir!Oregon Pinot Noir in the $20 and under price point rarely gets a Willamette Valley AVA(American Viticultural Area) designation- our version of the European applellation system. Typically, it is sourced further down south in Oregon from lesser vineyards that produce a mediocre product. A $15 pinot noir that is not only [...]
Franciscan Estate Napa Wine Blowout!It's not often you get the chance to stock up on prime Napa Valley wines from outstanding vintages at nearly half off, but today's the day! Franciscan Estate has been making wine in its prestigious Oakville location since 1975. Its neighbors include Opus One, Silver Oak, and Groth, and Screaming Eagle [...]
Super Spanish Red Deal!2014 Bodegas Barco de Piedra Ribera del Duero (Regularly $16.99, Sale Price $10.99)-Easily the best value I can remember from the Ribera del Duero region of Spain. The vineyard is packed with 90-100 year old vines and sits next to two iconic Spanish vineyards in Pesquera which sells for upwards of $40, [...]