A Special Opportunity: Meet Paul Lato

Paul Lato is one of the most celebrated winemakers in recent history and has become a dear friend of the store. I had the pleasure of speaking to him today and I am pleased to confirm that he will be here on Saturday afternoon, February 22 from 3 to 6pm to taste through his portfolio […]

#40 from Spectator’s Top 100 is here!

Marques de Murrieta is named after Luciano de Murrieta, one of the founding fathers of modern Rioja winemaking, who established the estate in 1852 in the world renowned Rioja region of Spain. Today V. Dalmau Cebrian-Sagarriga, Count of Creixell, leads the family-owned company.  The winery is so spotless, so much to perfection, even the hand soap […]

Que vieno el Coco

We are happy to have this 95-pointer in the store! The 2016 G.B. Crane ‘El Coco’ is a red blent of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petite Sirah, and Old Vine Zinfandel.  The label is taken from the Goya painting of the same name featuring the mythical ghost-monster El Coco.  Reg. $80, NOW $69.95. Aromatics abound and […]

Wulff Vineyards’ Lobo on special

In 2007, Randy and Krys Wulff found their dream property on Atlas Peak – 42 acres on the eastern ridge of the Napa Valley. The unique volcanic soils at 1350′ are perfect for world-class Cabernet Sauvignon.The vineyards are close-row planted and farmed by hand – no tractors. Randy captured the essence of this unique terroir and […]

ARIL is back!

 ARIL Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is back…and 2016 is even better than last year’s!  Reg. $125, amazingly low special price (while it lasts). For those who were fortunate enough to get some of the 2015, many of whom called to purchase more, I know you were disappointed when it sold out. After tasting the 2016, I […]

Coravin at an unprecedented price

Over the holidays, several of my customers took advantage of Capitol Cellars’ special pricing on the Coravin Model Two and made some people on their gift list very happy. I have a few left and am offering them to you at my wholesale price. If you’ve ever had this on your wish list, now is […]