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September New Arrivals

Some of our new arrivals and restocks for the month.   Check back frequently as we’re reloading everyday. 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….

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September 2014 Monthly Wine Club Selections

Your September 2014 Vintage Wine Merchants Monthly Wine Club Selections are ready for pickup.  If we ship your wine, most boxes will be shipped on September 2, 2014. Here are your September 2014 Monthly Wine Club Notes: September Wine Club 2014

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August New Arrivals

Les Bubbles Georges Laval Cumieres Brut Nature Champagne 1er Cru – 76.98 From the magnificent Vincent Laval comes one of my favorite wines in the world – perhaps the purest and most intense Champagne you’ll ever come across. Zero dosage, organically farmed, barrel-fermented Pinot Noir (30%) Chardonnay (50%) and Pinot Meunier (20%) from the estate parcels in Cumières, mostly from the 2010 vintage with a touch of 2009…

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August 2014 Monthly Wine Club Selections

Your August 2014 Vintage Wine Merchants Monthly Wine Club Selections are ready for pickup.  If we ship your wine, most boxes will be shipped on August 4, 2014. Here are your August 2014 Monthly Wine Club Notes:  August Wine Club 2104

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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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