The economic downturn has turned up some excellent wine deals. Supplies are limited on most of these wines and at these prices, suppliers will be out soon, so let us know if you’re interested: 206-783-2007 or firstname.lastname@example.org or click through and purchase online:
Chateau Mongravey 2004 Margaux (FR) REG $40/Sale $24.99/Case $19.99
When is the last time you got a Margaux for this price? Currently SOLD OUT, but will have more in the shop next week. Call/email to place your order.
Shannon Ridge 2007 Chardonnay (CA) REG $26/Sale $15.99/Case $12.79
Pear, buttery, nice oak … perfect for lovers of well-done CA Chardonnay.
Four Vines 2008 Naked Chardonnay (CA) REG $16/Sale $13.99/Case $11.19
Unoaked (more French style) from CA; nice seafood wine.
Spindrift Cellars 2006 Pinot Noir (OR) REG $27.50/Sale $23.99/Case $19.19
We’re tasting this wine on Sat, 8/22. RSVP & come taste for yourself …
Monfil 2004 Cariñena Crianza (SP) REG $19/Sale $15.99/Case $12.79
Fantastic Tempranillo/Garnacha blend, from the lesser known but delicious and well-priced region of Cariñena, smack between Catalunya & Rioja.
Azua 2003 Reserva Bobal (SP) REG $20/Sale $15.99/Case $12.79
Unusual varietal (have you ever tried Bobal??) for a stunning price.
Castillo De Molina Carmenère (Chilé)REG $15/Sale $11.99/Case $/Case $9.59
Smooth, seductive Carmenère. Again, a killer price for this wine.
Vietti 2006 Barbera D’Asti Tre Vigne (IT) REG $27/ Sale $22.99/Case $18.39
Classic Barbera house.
Monsupello 2004 I Gelsi Barbera (IT) REG $30/ Sale $17.99/Case $14.39
Complex Barbera from Lombardy. Currently SOLD OUT, but we may be getting more.
Château Vaissière 2005 Minervois (FR) REG $32/ Sale $18.99 /15.19
Deep, dark, wildberries with beautiful, subtle earthiness.
Kumeu River 2005 Chardonnay (NZ) REG $40/Sale $19.99/Case $15.99
One of New Zealand’s cult Chardonnay producers. If you’ve never had NZ Chardonnay, it’s got some tropical fruit notes (not normally associated with this grape) and this wine is a beautiful, complex sample.
Silverado 2005 Merlot (CA) REG $41/ Sale $25.99 /Case $20.79
Unbelievable price for this Napa powerhouse.
Contributor: Julie Howe, Co-Owner, Portalis Wines