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Oregon Shipping Special

Please note: We are not open for in-store browsing. Call (503-223-6002) when you arrive for curbside pick up and we’ll bring your order to you! 
 
Oregon Shipping Special

Shop online, by phone (503-223-6002) or by email. Pick up is easy: just give us a call when you’re in our lot and we will bring your wine to your car. Customers can still enter the shop, but we are limiting folks to the front entry to help keep everyone safe & healthy.
 
Don’t want to leave your house? No problem!
 
We are offering free UPS Ground shipping within Oregon for new invoices over $120 that are shipped by the end of the month!

Oregon shipping boxWe’ve always featured great shipping rates (eg: our $25 California flat rate), but given the current epidemiological climate we’re stepping up our game for our local customers.
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Domaine Fourrier

Domaine Fourrier

In Stock Now

Stock counts updated 8/21/2020

Browse our complete list of Domaine Fourrier wines below. Visit our web store for up to date stock counts and to shop online!

Fourrier BottlesDomaine Fourrier Chambolle-Musigny Vieilles Vignes 2009 750ML ($179.95) $149 special, 1 bottle in stock now
Antonio Galloni 89+ points “The 2009 Chambolle-Musigny is delicate and a touch ethereal. Crushed flowers and red berries are among the aromas and flavors that emerge from this feminine, delicate wine. The Chambolle is open and totally expressive, even at this early stage. Anticipated maturity: 2015-2024.”
Burghound 88-91 points “An ultra elegant, airy and cool red berry fruit nose that is very Chambolle in character leads to pure, detailed and mineral-inflected flavors that possess plenty of verve on the racy and delicious finish.… Read the rest

Delamotte – Extended Tirage Masterpieces

Delamotte – Extended Tirage Masterpieces

8-20-2020

Delamotte Magnum labelDelamotte is best known as the more affordable arm of Salon—the original luxury-collectible single vineyard Blanc de Blancs from Le Mesnil.  While that’s understandable, it tends to ignore the fact that Delamotte is a Champagne house of not in its own right (it’s much easier for other merchants to shout “Salon for $$” than to sell the Champagne on its own merit).  If one were making a case for Delamotte as a great producer on their own, you could look no further than their “Collection” wines.

These are the peak of the Delamotte range, held on the lees longer and disgorged late to capture the full glory of mature Champagne.  They have the racy brightness of their Cote de Blancs origins balanced against toasty, rich flavors that only come with age.  
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Borgogno & Figli Derthona Timorasso

Borgogno & Figli Derthona Timorasso – 8-18-2020

Arriving Friday, August 21st

Borgogno Derthona Timorosso bottle shot from https://www.borgogno.com

Giacomo Borgogno & Figli Derthona Timorasso Colli Tortonesi, Piedmont 2018 750ML ($69.95) $54.50 pre-arrival special
Grapelive 94 point “A few years ago, Walter Massa of Vigneti Massa almost single handedly brought the rare Timorasso grape back from extinction and now it is one of the hottest white wines made in the Piedmonte region. We are seeing many great producers jumping on the bandwagon, including the famed Vietti and this beautiful expression by the legendary Barolo maker Borgogno. Tasted at Slow Wine earlier this year, the 2018 Borgogno Derthona DOC should be arriving to the United States soon, though you’ll have to really work hard to get your hands on it as it is extremely limited, but you’ll be greatly rewarded for your hard work and search if you get your hands on it.… Read the rest

Monday Newsletter 8-17-20

In This Newsletter:

Jump Start Chardonnay Offers:
Cameron Reserve &
High Scoring Brewer Clifton 


Featured New Arrival:
Barthod


New Week – New Arrivals

Trending Wines


Arriving Friday:
Belle Pente’s 2016s
&
Borgogno’s Rare Derthona Timorasso 



Jump Start Chardonnay Offers:

Cameron Reserve &

High Scoring Brewer Clifton 


We adore John Paul, and we were thrilled to sample his latest release last week (and, heck, to see him in person during these strange times). The 2018 Cameron Dundee Hills Reserve Chard is dazzling. It has a weight and minerality that will shine through for a decade or more. John Paul decided to declassify more barrels of his Abbey Ridge and Clos Electrique this year, anticipating that the pandemic would reduce demand for upper tier bottlings.
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Snowden: Napa Valley’s Best-Kept Open Secret

Snowden – 8/16/2020

Offering one of Napa Valley’s best quality-to-price ratios, Snowden has earned the respect of both its peers and consumers alike. Today we’re thrilled to offer their 2016 “Brother” bottling, as well as two vintages (2016 and 2017) of “The Ranch” bottling. Both wines punch well above their weight, offering what many consider the region’s best sub-$100 and sub-$50 Cabs respectively.

Located at the confluence of several of Napa Valley’s most acclaimed appellations, including Rutherford and St. Helena, Snowden is snowden bottlesa Beverly Hills estate without the 90210 zip code. This location, on the gentle hillside of the Vaca Mountains, allows the estate’s third generation winemaker Diana Snowden Seysses to produce wines of power and nuance. Having trained in both Napa and Europe, her wines combine prototypical Napa muscle with freshness and intricate fruit.… Read the rest