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Red Bordeaux, which is traditionally known as claret in the United Kingdom, is generally made from a blend of grapes. Permitted grapes are Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Malbec, and Carmenere. Today Malbec is very seldom used, and Carmenere is used in tiny quantities. An example of a famous château that uses Carmenere is Château Clerc Milon, a fifth growth Bordeaux.

White Bordeaux, including the sweet Sauternes, is made from Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, and Muscadelle.
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Benessere Vineyards
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2005 Sorridente
St. Helena

Sorridente means smile in Italian, and it is our hope that this delicious blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Aglianico will make your day a little brighter and cause you to sm ...moreile. The 2005 Sorridente is a big wine that has great aging potential. The deep purple hue is consistent with the blackberry, plum nose. There are notes of cocoa powder and rose petal and a definitive "Italianesque" bouquet that makes itself more apparent after the wine opens in the glass. It is an excellent pair with substantial dishes such as rack of lamb, veal shank and aged, hard cheeses. Enjoy at joyous occasions both grand and humble.

Bourassa Vineyard
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2003 Harmony3
Napa Valley

Harmony³, a Bordeaux blend, is our Flagship Wine. This wine represents the best varietals from the vineyards in the Napa Valley and the first wine crushed, fermented and aged under ...more master winemaker Gary Galleron’s supervision.

This blend is elaborately crafted, offering full-bodied elegance and opening up beautifully on the palate. Complex, rich and lush, the young and compact black currant and dried cherry flavors are enhanced by scents of caramel, slate and herbal hints. Tastes of plum, chocolate, and oak are evident throughout. The wonderful flavor possesses a veneer of youthful tannins presenting a long finish.

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Silver Mountain Vineyards
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Oscar's Wild Red
Santa Cruz Mountains

Silver Mountain introduces Oscar's Wild Red. This is a big wine with an expressive face, and playful on your palate. And look at those big, beautiful eyes! A real treat! Note: The ...morewine's namesake is familiar to everyone who visits the winery.

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Silver Mountain Vineyards
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2001 Alloy
Santa Cruz Mountains

This wine explodes out of the glass with rich blackberry and currant flavors, balanced with a hint of
earthy olive and anise. The mouth feel is big yet balanced, tannins fir ...morem yet supple and velvety, the
palate round and full.

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Silver Mountain Vineyards
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2002 Alloy
Central Coast

This big, luscious wine is redolent of cherries, black currants, espresso and cocoa, with a hint of
violets. The fruit is so unctuous it practically explodes out of the glas ...mores! The mouth feel is big yet
balanced, tannins firm yet supple and velvety, the palate round and full. Hints of cedar and nutmeg
linger on the finish. This wine will age beautifully, and will pair well with hearty meals or with an
aged, slightly salty cheese.

Burrell School Vineyards
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2003 Valedictorian
Santa Cruz Mountains

We blended our 9 best barrels to produce this exclusive and limited second bottling of Valedictorian. Using exclusively French oak barrels, the soft tannins and full fruit flavor w ...moreill age well...but hurry, this vintage is limited!
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Calcareous Winery
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2004 Twisted Sisters
Paso Robles

The 2004 Twisted Sisters has a deep ruby color. The nose opens with notes of black currant, vanilla, mint and earthy undertone. The palate is vibrant with spicy dried raspberry and ...more cinnamon flavors. The mid-palate is broad with mouth coating tannins and finishes with smooth and savory. Drink now through 2015.

Ballentine Vineyards
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2003 Integrity
Napa Valley Estate Grown

36% Merlot, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon, 26% Cabernet Franc, & 3% Petit Verdot

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Pretty-Smith Winery
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2002 Palette de Rouge

This Bordeaux-style blend is Pretty-Smith's signature wine. Nothing but the best estate grown Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot are used in this barrel select blend.

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Consentino Winery
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2004 Cabernet Sauvignon
Napa County

Bordeaux meets Napa Valley. Although varietally Cabernet Sauvignon, this unusual wine is a Bordeaux-style blend that is composed of three varietals; Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Fr ...moreanc, and Merlot. Flinty mineral notes combine with hints of black rose and vanilla.

Chalk Hill Estate Winery
CAW Rating: 98
1 reviews

2003 Furth
Sonoma County

Bold and rare - describes the wine and the man. Furth, the wine, is the pinnacle red wine from the Chalk Hill Estate; a wine that speaks in a booming voice of its terroir. Its big ...moreflavors are assembled from old-vine blocks of Bordeaux varietals that have the personality and panache to personify Fred Furth's vision of "the best that my home estate can produce."

Produced only in exceptional years, and in minute quantities, no expense is spared in its creation. Starting with intensive care in the vineyards- handcrafting in the winery, special cooperage, extended barrel age, even its sturdy, eponymous bottle- all are steps in the creative process designed to focus the fruit into a broad, expansive, weighty wine worthy of the name.

Cinnabar Winery
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2005 Mercury Rising

Mercury Rising is the proprietary name of Cinnabar’s rich Bordeaux style red wine. Tasting Notes: Fragrances of black fruit, baking spice and sweet oak. Deep blackberry flavors wit ...moreh hints of toasted coconut. Huge mid-mouth with firm structure. Serve with dry-rubbed rib eye steak, barbecued salmon or pasta alla putanesca. — Winemaker George Troquato

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Mount Palomar Winery
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2004 Cloudbreak

This wine has a deep color and a blend of fruit and earthy elements on the palate with bright red cherry, vanilla, anise and brown spice aromas. Well balanced tannins give this wi ...morene long finish and a good potential for aging and further development.

Annadel Wines
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2006 Sonoma Valley Red Wine "les Vestiges"
Sonoma Valley

A Right Bank Bordeaux blend of 50% Merlot, 21% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Cabernet Franc, and 13% Petit Verdot from a vineyard we designed, planted, established, and farmed over sever ...moreal years at the northern tip of the Sonoma Valley. The young vineyard has given a wine with a relatively robust 14% alcohol, while the pH (3.79) and acidity (.60 g/100mL) provide a crisp counterbalance and, together with the powder-fine tannins, contribute to the seamless and sophisticated mouthfeel. Clean, pure, and serious, the wine is rounded out by 50% tight-grain new French Oak from a selection of coopers and barrel aged for 17 months. Aromatically, black tea, sage, citrus blossom, confiture cerises, brioche, honeysuckle, and allspice are evident. On the palate, an expansive entry evolves to a round and balanced texture with flavors on the border between the red and black fruit spectrums exhibiting black cherry, red currants, and plum notes. The finish is creamy and clean at the same time, with the mid palate flavors persisting and becoming more intertwined with the light vanilla and pain grillé notes, all lingering for a long, fine, finish.
CAW Rating: 95
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2005 Skipstone Oliver's Blend
Alexander Valley

Skipstone, a private winegrowing estate in the hills of Alexander Valley, produces this artisan Bordeaux Blend from it's isolated 30 acre organic vineyard. Crafted by up-and-coming ...more Winemaker Andrew Levi and renowned French Wine Consultant Philippe Melka. 490 cases.

Roudon-Smith Winery
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2006 Duet; 60% Cabernet Franc & 40% Cabernet Sauvignon
Central Coast

Private Reserve
This wine was meticulously crafted using selected individual barrels that exhibited the highest quality and attribute, which were then blended to create a ni ...morece balance of oak, fruit, tannins and acid. Showing wild berries and black cherries up front, this wine has good tannins carrying through, with mocha chocolate and oak tannins lingering into a well-balanced and clean finish. This wine will cellar nicely for the next 5-8 years. Only 117 cases produced

Fleming Jenkins Vineyards & Winery
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2006 "Choreography" Cabernet Blend
Napa Valley

Choreography represents our role of creating the stage for our vines and grapes to achieve their highest expression in the vineyards and at the winery. The grapes for this wine co ...moreme from vineyards near Yountville that are managed by the Nord family, a family with a distinguished tradition in Napa Valley winegrowing.

"Our dark ruby colored 2006 Choreography exhibits an extraordinary bouquet of dark cherry, blackberry and creme de cassis intermixed with vanilla, molasses and chocolate mint. On the palate it confirms the depth of the rich red and black fruit enhanced with hints of clove, vanilla, cinnamon and cocoa. Choreography finishes with pleasing levels of acidity and creamy, ripe tannins to give the wine an excellent structure to complement its richness."--GJ

Borghese Vineyard
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2005 Castello di Borghese Meritage
Estate bottled at Long Island's first and finest

Our most ROMANTIC wine - rich and sultry. A classy Bordeaux blend of 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20 % Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc. We used only our highest quality, estate grown res ...moreerve grapes to make this Meritage. Smoky cedar and dense plum scents. Plump, soft, gorgeous mid-palate feel. Pairs well with Goose, garlic-roasted chicken, thyme seasoned lamb or red meats/steaks. This is our first Meritage wine. Very Limited Supply!!

Fleming Jenkins Vineyards & Winery
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2007 Choreography
Napa Valley

Choreography is a blend of five wines and represents our role of setting the stage for our vines and grapes to achieve their highest expression in the vineyards and at the winery. ...more The grapes for this wine come from two vineyards in the Napa Valley that are managed by the Nord family, a family with a distinguished tradition in Napa Valley winegrowing.

"The 2007 Choreography, with its deep garnet hue, releases a complex bouquet focused on cherry, blueberry and cranberry, with side notes of fresh roasted coffee, cedar and vanilla. On the palate, the flavors expand upon the aromas - dark sweet fruits, smoky oak, vanilla, coffee and a touch of cocoa. The velvety, sultry mouthfeel, with its gentle acidity and ripe tannins, set the stage for the gradually subsiding rich finish."--GJ

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CAW Rating: 98
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