updated 9-24-20
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End of Bin Sale List


WEST COAST

NAM-1017. 17 RACKHOUSE CHAR NO. 3 BOURBON BARREL AGED CALIFORNIA CABERNET SAUVIGNON (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Heavy Bottle Award. Wow, the power (14.8%) and fruit surge coincide to effect a very generous noseful./ Palate confirms the largesse. Ripe fruit, round and fulfilling texture as well as flavor. No sign of barrel extracts. Can't beat the price though. 90/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 9.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1075. 11 SANCTUARY WEST SIDE PASO ROBLES RED (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 16.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1131. 18 SONOMA RANCHES SONOMA COAST PINOT NOIR (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Appropriately medium to medium-dark so not likely adulterated with petite sirah or malbec to make a pinot for thems that like 'em BIG./Smells varietally correct too. 2018 full fruit, good body. Hint of oak. No signs of alien varietals. It's less tart-fruited than many a Sonoma Coast pinot. The alcohol stands out a bit at 13.9%./ Yes, it's quite powerful for Sonoma Coast pinot. Likely from the southern reaches of the AVA. Moderate acidity. Generous. 91/100. Second day: Shows more acidity, more pizzazz, more Sonoma Coast cool character. 91+/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 14.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1148. 16 LANDSCAPES OF MICHIGAN THE CITY MONTEREY PINOT NOIR (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Plenty enough varietal ID here, and that Monterey crispness marking it a wine of place./ Yes, Monterey tartness welcoming dinner service, and its red fruit emphasis: red cherry, cranberry. Both varietal and AVA character add up to a pretty sophisticated pinot for the money. 90/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 9.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1298. 17 SCHEID FAMILY ESTATE DISTRICT 7 MONTEREY CHARDONNAY (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Plump for Monterey. Likely from Santa Lucia Highlands rather than the valley floor. Malo here for sure. Turns that Monterey citricity from lemon juice to lemon curd./ GREAT Monterey acidity, along with compelling richness. Balance and largesse. Wow! 92/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 12.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1299. 17 WILLIAM WRIGHT RESERVE MONTEREY CHARDONNAY (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
A suave and well balanced presentation of malo cream and green citrus and pear crispness./ Suavity confirmed. No oak evident. There‛s lemony chardonnay fruit and malo creaminess. Agreeable overall. 90/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 12.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1328. 16 LANGE TWINS ESTATE CLARKSBURG MUSCAT (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 11.99 each (20% off this price)

MICHIGAN

NAM-1347. 16 WYNCROFT MARLAND NON AFFECTE LAKE MICHIGAN SHORE CHARDONNAY (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
On the lees over winter. A racy, juicy unoaked product. Pleasing sense of lees doughiness. Low key varietal character./ Palate conveys same impressions. Good acid. Lays right on the palate. Versatile. 91/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 19.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1349. 15 ST. JULIAN BRAGANINI RESERVE LAKE HARVEST SUCCULENT SEVEN VINEYARD LAKE MICHIGAN SHORE VIGNOLES (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
11%; 70 gl residual sugar. Rich, deep, honey and lemon. Ripe peach comes on. Complete late harvest vignoles./ Succulent and sweet, with great acid foil. Wow. Total. 94/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 16.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1350. 15 FENN VALLEY ESTATE LATE HARVEST FENNVILLE VIGNOLES (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Sweet aromas of peach, orange, blossom, and honey. Tingly and round both./ Yes, impeccable varietal expression in a late harvest setting. Great play of acidity and sweetness. Full flavor range. 93/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 15.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1362. 14 LAURENTIDE LEELANAU PENINSULA PINOT GRIS (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 15.99 each (20% off this price)

NAM-1367. 14 LAURENTIDE SWEET LEELANAU PENINSULA RIESLING (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
6% RS. Sweet, spicy, snappy, all. Great mineral etch, race./ Full of extract. Vigorous acid. Bright, appley, young. Well balanced. Wow! 93+/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 12.99 each (20% off this price)

OHIO

NEW YORK

CANADA

URUGUAY

ARGENTINA

SAM-1409. 18 QUARA ESTATE VALLE DE CAFAYATE CABERNET SAUVIGNON (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
The richness of a northern Argentine cabernet, suave, robust, plummy. Wine of place./ Warmth and ripeness foiled by good acid bite. No tannin. Balanced, and hard working. Dash of cassis on the aftertaste. 90/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 8.99 each (20% off this price)

SAM-1412. LUCKY DUCK ARGENTINA MALBEC (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
A rightful, round, and sweet-fruited Argentine malbec./ Wow, with great acid foil for food! Deal. 90/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 4.99 each (20% off this price)

SAM-1442. 17 QUARA ESTATE SPECIAL SELECTION VALLE DE CAFAYATE MALBEC (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available yet.
How Many bottles/singles: 14.99 each (20% off this price)

SAM-1450. 15 QUARA ESTATE VALLE DE CAFAYATE TORRONTES (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Nice honey and tawny fruit bouquet at age five./ Lush and succulent torrontes without muscat or gewurz leanings. Nutty edge. Dry and viscous, with long varietal flavors. Great acid. Salta torrontes stands the test of time. 90/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 8.99 each (20% off this price)

CHILE

NEW ZEALAND

AUSTRALIA

NZAS-1512. 16 SAVE ME SAN FRANCISCO SOUL SISTER SE AUSTRALIA PINOT NOIR (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
A warm, embracing pinot noir nose of stewed plum./ Sweet fruited confirmation. Good acidity for balance. Delicious harmony, really. Tasted at room temperature and certainly would prove even more refreshing at cellar temp.. Totally harmonious finish. Good value. 90/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 12.99 each (20% off this price)

NZAS-1515. LUCKY DUCK SE AUSTRALIA SHIRAZ (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Warm, robust, and fulfilling of expectations./ Suave, smooth, full fruited, and well balanced Eminently flavorful. Deal. 16.0.
How Many bottles/singles: 4.99 each (20% off this price)

NZAS-1520. 17 MCWILLIAM‛S HANWOOD ESTATE NEW SOUTH WALES SHIRAZ (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Very spicy and 17 vigorous. A deal./ Yes, sweet and spicy. Neither strong nor overripe. Delicious balance. 91/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 9.99 each (20% off this price)

SOUTH AFRICA

FRANCE BORDEAUX

FR-1678. 18 CHATEAU L'ORANGERIE, BORDEAUX BLANC (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
2017: 80% sauvignon blanc, 20% semillon. At Saint Felix de Foncaude, Entre deux Mers. Good Bordeaux Blanc sauvignon citrus without the tropical extravaganza of many a Marlborough take./ Cut, balance, good acidity. Fits the pattern here. Very bright. 91/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 14.99 each (20% off this price)

FRANCE LOIRE

FR-1751. 18 MUSCADET SEVRE ET MAINE SUR LIE KATHAROS SAN SOUFRE, CHEREAU CARRE (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 18.99 each (20% off this price)

FR-1808. 18 SANCERRE, CHARLES DEBOURGES (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available yet.
How Many bottles/singles: 24.99 each (20% off this price)

FRANCE BURGUNDY

FR-1872. 19 BEAUJOLAIS NOUVEAU, GEORGES DUBOEUF (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
House style vinosity. Dependable./ Still fermentation taste dominated. Relatively sweet and padded. 89+/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 10.99 each (20% off this price)

FR-1931. 11 BOURGOGNE COTES D'AUXERRE BLANC CORPS DE GARDE, DOMAINE GOISOT (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
At the AA Wine Club tasting 3/8/20: Pale./ Fresh and totally vigorous. Classic to the zone, and seems timeless. Very full and nutty, maybe oaky./ Very, very full. Great northern and 2011 chardonnay acidity, plus grip, body. Round, fully developed. Wow. For food. 92/100. List price: $29.
How Many bottles/singles: 9.99 each (20% off this price)

FRANCE MEDITERRANEAN

FR-2143. 15 CHATEAUNEUF DU PAPE BLANC, CLOS DES PAPES (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Wine Spectator 94; Parker 93: 'A big, rich wine by Vincent's standards, the 2015 Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc offers lots of salty minerality in its ripe citrus, spiced apples and honeycomb-laced aromas and flavors. It shows terrific purity and tension on the palate, yet also has plenty of heft and depth. Feel free to enjoy bottles over the coming couple of years, or after a decade or more.'
How Many bottles/singles: 89.95 each (20% off this price)

FRANCE ALSACE

FR-2192. 17 ALSACE PINOT GRIS, DOMAINE ZINCK (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Just out of the box. Nose not as round and rich as the 16 yet./ Round on the palate already.. Dry, as far as I can tell. 2/8 on the dry/sweet scale, but more like glycerol than RS to me. Promising wine. 91+/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 19.99 each (20% off this price)

GERMANY

GE-2239. 15 NAHE ESTATE RIESLING TROCKEN, SINSS (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Yeah, mineral saturated. Total etch. Hint of bottle bouquet. The 2015s are ripe, and advancing readily. Blossoming, ballooning with aeration. Maturing, without getting resinous./ Full bodied. Jawbreaker extract. Walnut husk aftertaste. Food please. 93+/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 21.99 each (20% off this price)

GE-2248. 16 RHEINGAU RIESLING TROCKEN 101, WEINGUT SPREITZER (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Wine Spectator 90/100. My notes: Est. 1641. A spot on Rheingau riesling trocken nose./ Well balanced high trocken palate impression. Excellent value. 91/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 18.99 each (20% off this price)

GE-2261. 09 RHEINHESSEN DORNFELDER BIN 475 TWISTED RIVER SWEET RED, LEONARD KREUSCH (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
List price: $15. No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 6.99 each (20% off this price)

AUSTRIA

HUNGARY

PORTUGAL

SPAIN

ITALY

PSI-2616. 16 CASORZO MALVASIA NAUFRAGAR, AGRICOLA SULIN (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
6%. Frizzante. Glows and entices. Maraschino and black cherries./ Bursts with flavor. Total allure. Well balanced sweet-acid ratio. Even some light tannin etch. Exotic. 95/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 15.99 each (20% off this price)

PSI-2621. 17 LANGHE ARNEIS ELISA, PAITIN (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Nice, rich, stone fruit arneis. At a good stage./ Spot on fruitiness and sweet spot togetherness. Freshness, roundness. Good show. 92/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 21.99 each (20% off this price)

PSI-2650. 17 ALTO ADIGE PINOT GRIGIO, CANTINA TRAMIN (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
From high elevation vineyards in the townships Montan and Tramin. This 2017 sings.. Sweet and well textured./ Yes, smooth on entry with good back acid. No youthful astringency, so it's good to go. 91/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 16.99 each (20% off this price)

PSI-2664. 17 VALPOLICELLA CLASSICO, FAMIGLIA ZONIN (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Fresh and accurate. Tart red fruits./ Rich and full fruited, round, with good acid too. Enjoyed both at room temperature and lightly chilled. Great acidity, in fact! 91/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 9.99 each (20% off this price)

PSI-2678. 13 AMARONE CLASSICO, MARCHESI BISCARDO (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Wine Spectator 90: ‛A balanced, medium- to full-bodied red, with supple tannins and a spicy undertow, well-meshed to the crushed cherry and plum fruit flavors and rose hip and tangy mineral notes. Drink now through 2024. $67.‛
How Many bottles/singles: 64.95 each (20% off this price)

PSI-2702. 12 COLLI PIACENTINI VINO PASSITO NANIN D'OR, VILLA TAVERNAGO half liter (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Burnt toffee, sherry, grappa, and more. Unique and complex aromatic range./ Again, notions of sherry and grappa. Passito for sure. What an adventure! 94+/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 24.99 each (20% off this price)

PSI-2849. 14 PUGLIA NEGROAMARO, FEUDO DI SAN NICOLA (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Deep, rich, and nicely rounded and filled out with bottle age. A warm, deep, maturing negroamaro./ Well bouqueted. Flavorful, suave, accomplished. Great acid, body, give, and presence. Full spice and savory. Put it to use. 91/100. List price: $20.
How Many bottles/singles: 9.99 each (20% off this price)

PSI-2881. ITALIA SWEET RED FUNF, SCHMITT SOHNE (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 6.99 each (20% off this price)

SLOVENIA

CROATIA

MACEDONIA

GREECE

TURKEY

GEORGIA

LEBANON

ROSE

RFS-2939. 19 BEAUJOLAIS NOUVEAU ROSE, ANTONIN RODET (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Fulfilled already. Lithe gamay form of rose scores marks./ Still a little fermentation residual in the form of lipstick. That will pass.. 90+/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 9.99 each (20% off this price)

FORTIFIED

RFS-3025. MEYER CELLARS CALIFORNIA TAWNY PORT half liter (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Dark fruited, with nutty, tawny leanings. Powerful in my Taster glass./ The relative dryness of a well aged tawny. Lightly floral highlights. This will keep further. 96+/100. List price: $38.
How Many bottles/singles: 19.99 each (20% off this price)

RFS-3114. JOSEPH FILIPPI GUASTI CALIFORNIA ANGELICA 4 liter jug (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Just what it should be. A frank and honest, sweet, grapey, honeyed expression of mission, the original California grape variety. Good strength to balance the sweetness. A vin doux naturel, a blast from the past, and a California classic. 90/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 11.99 each (20% off this price)

RFS-3117. RASTEAU VIN DOUX NATUREL AMBRE, DOMAINE GRAND NICOLET (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
16.5%. Dry and tawny. Palo cortado like toasted almond aroma./ Sweet and sassy. Relates with a tawny port or amontillado sherry. Palate's sweetness balanced by power. Good example of its genre. 92/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 14.99 each (20% off this price)

SPARKLING

RFS-3284. DOMAINE SAINT REMY CREMANT D‛ALSACE BRUT (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
All chardonnay; est. 1725. Translucent, powdery, doughy. Ideal blanc de blancs, methode champenoise of chardonnay./ While the nose seems well padded, the palate is very dry, which comes as a bit of a surprise. Dry, cleansing finish. Great versatility at the table. 91/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 18.99 each (20% off this price)

RFS-3295. H. SICHEL SOHNE BLUE NUN SCHAUMWEIN WITH 24 KARAT GOLD FLAKES (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Pleasing. Reminds me of a Prosecco or a French vin mousseux./ Yes, this takes a pleasant middle course between fruitiness and dryness. A sparkling wine of wide appeal. 89/100.
How Many bottles/singles: 14.99 each (20% off this price)

RFS-3315. PINORD REYNAL ESPANA VINO DE AGUJA (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 8.99 each (20% off this price)

RFS-3330. ZENSA ITALIA BRUT (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Organically grown. From Emilia-Romagna.
How Many bottles/singles: 15.99 each (20% off this price)

KOSHER

FRUIT

LKFA-3370. 14 CHATEAU DE HAUTEVILLE POIRE AUTHENTIQUE (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
Intense nose of crisp and elegant pear aromas that carry over to the palate, ending in a long, dry finish. It's pure (100% pear) and fresh, featuring the creamiest of mousses. Wow; breathless!
How Many bottles/singles: 14.99 each (20% off this price)

LKFA-3396. CAPRICCIO SANGRIA (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 7.99 each (20% off this price)

APERITIF

LKFA-3446. TOSTI DRY VERMOUTH DI TORINO (End of Bin Sale-- 20% off)
No notes available.
How Many bottles/singles: 6.99 each (20% off this price)


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