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July New Arrivals

Our latest new arrivals and restocks.   AMERICAN WINE 2013 Abrente Albarino  - 22.98 2011 Adastra Ed’s Red Blend – Napa Valley – 15.98 The 2011 A.D. Ed’s Red is an enticing, full-bodied wine, with aromas of cherry and spice. As with previous vintages, this is a hefty wine, best paired with mammoth (or vegetarian equivalent) and made to give pleasure any day of the week. This Ed’s is a…

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July 2014 Monthly Wine Club Selections

Your July 2014 Vintage Wine Merchants Monthly Wine Club Selections are ready for pickup.  If we ship your wine, most boxes will be shipped on July 1, 2014. Here are your July 2014 Monthly Wine Club Notes:  July Wine Club 2104

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De Moor Season!!!

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De Moor Season is Over – we’re SOLD OUT!!!    Alice and Olivier De Moor are well known for their outstanding wines that they craft in Chablis, Chitry and a little-known Saint Bris appellation. Their wines are miniscule in production and sought-after among the hipster wine movement and we’re delighted to be hipster by association.  However, hipster and nerd, we just like to enjoy great wine at reasonable…

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New Arrivals Week 6-9-14

Some of our new arrivals and restocks this week.   LES BUBBLES 2002 Bollinger Champagne Extra Brut R.D. – 350.00 Aromas of stewed ripe fruit, particularly quince, but also a discreet note of honey. These are followed by roasted notes and cocoa, which give way to flavors of star anise and nutmeg. Full-bodied attack. Powerful but well-balanced, with persistent flavor. Mineral finish with touches of lemon revealing a pleasing…

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New Arrivals Week 6-2-14

Our latest arrivals and restocks…. LES BUBBLES Delamotte Brut Champagne – 37.98 Pale yellow. Intensely mineral nose displays lemon, lime and wet stone scents. Racy and sharply focused, with vivid lemon/lime and green apple flavors underscored by talc and bitter quinine. Finishes with very good cut and lingering minerality. 2002 Nicholas Feuillatte Brut Champagne Palmes d’Or – 124.98 Special 104.98 The 2002 Brut Cuvee Palmes d’Or is a…

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June 2014 Monthly Wine Club Selections

Your May 2014 Vintage Wine Merchants Monthly Wine Club Selections are ready for pickup.  If we ship your wine, most boxes will be shipped on June 2, 2014. ULTIMATE RED CLUB MEMBERS:   Ultimate Red wines will be available from June 3, 2014.   We apologize for the delay. Here are your June 2014 Monthly Wine Club Notes:   June Wine Club 2104

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New Arrivals Week 5-27-14

Some of our recent arrivals and restocks: LES BUBBLES  Barnaut Brut Champagne Rose – 49.98 2002 Bollinger Champagne Extra Brut R.D.  - 350.00 Lilbert Brut Champagne Blanc de Blancs Grand Cru 375ml – 32.98     AMERICAN WINE 2011 Arietta Merlot – 74.98 2009 Arietta Red Wine Variation One – 99.98 93 Wine Advocate – The 2009 Variation One (Syrah/Merlot) is soft and caressing from start to finish. The fruit is…

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New wines of the week 05-09-2014

Always have to start with the new bubbles on the scene here at the Merchant, but don’t forget to check out the new domestics gracing our shelves! We will hit the blog with the Imports later this week, until then come on in and grab a bottle or 12… Les Bubbles 1999 Alfred Gratien Brut Millesime – $114.98 90 Points Wine Advocate – The 1999 Brut is a…

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May 2014 Monthly Wine Club Selections

Your May 2014 Vintage Wine Merchants Monthly Wine Club Selections are ready for pickup.  If we ship your wine, most boxes will be shipped on May 6, 2014. Here are your May 2014 Monthly Wine Club Notes:   May Wine Club 2104

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New Arrivals Week of 04/25/14

New Arrivals Week of 04/25/14 What could be more perfect on a rainy Friday afternoon than coming in and seeing all the great new wine here at Vintage Wine Merchants? Check out a few below! The Americans 2012 Brown Estate Vineyards Zinfandel, Napa –  $39.98 Our Napa Valley Zinfandel historically has borne the responsibility of being the ultimate representative of our four zinfandel blocks – the best of…

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