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Vinopolis Midweek Addition 1-10-19

In Today’s Newsletter:

Wine Advocate Weighs in on 16 and ’17 Burgundy

VinopolPicks: Southern Rhones Under $50

New January Sale Wines

Staff Pick: Scott Paul’s Other Vineyard

Wine Spectator Aime Olivier Bernstein

Grapelive Praises von Buhl

2017 Faiveley Scores Big in New Vinous Reviews

The Best Value in Burgundy? (Jean Claude Boisset)


The Wine Advocate Weighs in

On 2016 and ’17 Burgundy

On 2016 Red Burgundy:

“While small quantities meant that 2016s were not always available for tasting, I’m pleased to report that the wines are showing very well indeed from bottle. This is a classic Burgundy vintage in the best sense, with bright acids, concentrated fruit and excellent terroir differentiation. The successful whites have tightened up and now evoke a hypothetical blend of 2012 and 2008 in character.

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Monday Newsletter- Sales-Extravaganza! – 1-7-19

In Today’s Newsletter:

New to the January Sale:
Big Bold Orin Swift Red
Jos. Christoffel Jr.,
Frederic Magnien &
Philippe Charlopin

Best Value from Spain: Petalos

Hot Oregon Re-Stocks &
New Champagne Arrivals

Big Bold Red on the Big Bold January Sale

Orin Swift Goes to France

“Hats off to the team here” – Jeb Dunnuck, Wine Advocate

First release of the winery’s exceptional barrel selection from 60-100 year old vines! 

“The terroir is dominated by black schist, with small deposits of granite and limestone in red, rocky soils known as angile. Similar to the nearby growing region of Priorat in Spanish Catalonia, schist is a crystalline rock based soil that retains heat well but is poor in organic nutrients and nitrogens.
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Weekend VinopolPick 1-4-19

In Today’s Newsletter:New Year, New Sales

New to the January Sale:
Serafin: Seriously Classy Gevrey
Top Pinot Noir from Burgundy and Oregon
High Scoring Rhone Gems, North and South
Value Champagne, Discounted Further
A Bevy of German Riesling
One of the Best Values in Barbaresco


New Year/New Sales

We’re kicking off 2019 with a bang and offering you even better prices on a number of really excellent wines.  From the excellent Burgundy of Serafin to the value Champagne of Thierry Triolet and Dumont we’re dropping a number of already great prices even lower.  And we aren’t stopping there—there’s some 98+ point Hermitage at over a $100 a bottle less expensive than the next merchant in the USA and some high flying Southern Rhones, as well.  
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Vinopolis Mid-Week Addition 1-3-19

In Today’s Newsletter:

New Year, New Sales:

Remoissenet: Quality+ Value in Burgundy
JJ Prum’s Charming 2016’s
The Pinnacle of Wine: Legendary Bottles

New Reviews for Cameron Classics

Cantalupo’s Ghemme: The Future of Piedmont

Looking Forward to Spring (Incoming Gems)


New Year, New Sales

We’re kicking off 2019 with a bang and offering you even better prices on a number of really excellent wines.  From the excellent Burgundy of Remoissenet to the classic Riesling of JJ Prum or the Napa values that Newton is producing, we’re dropping prices just for you.  Oh, we’re also putting some DRC, Cathiard (RSV!), Giuseppe Rinaldi and Selosse on our January sale. We’ve got the new additions featured below, but if you want to go ahead and shop all twenty five sale wines in our web store, you can just click here.
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New Year NewsLetter – 1-1-19

In This Newsletter…

January Sale Part 1:
California Edition

Buzz-Worthy Champagne Offers
January Sale Part 2:
Champagne Edition

2004 Krug
Grace Under Glass

Greatest Deal in Cali Cab
Domaine Huet
The Glory of Chenin Blanc

Pure Brilliance:
Markus Molitor

Vinopolis Holiday Hours Notice

New Year’s Day, January 1st: Closed

We will be open normal hours (10 AM – 6 PM) all other days this week.

January Sale

Commences Today!

Part 1, California Edition

“‘André Tchelistcheff once said the four greatest estates in Napa are Inglenook, Beringer, BV and Larkmead ‘” – James Molesworth – Wine Spectator, quoting Dan Petroski

In Stock & On Sale Now:

Larkmead Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley 2014 750ML ($149.95) Was $119, Now $98 January Special, 23 bottles in stock now
Robert Parker 93 points
“The 2014 “White Label” red wines include the 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon Napa, which is a beauty.

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