Merchant Picks By Sub Region

Merchant's Pick by Sub Region: Napa Valley

  1. 100 pt Perfection!
    February 14, 2019

    This is, "a phenomenal red." James Suckling

    The rate at which Dominus is producing 100 point scores is staggering.

    Following their 2013 perfect scoring release, this perfect new release is the 2015 Dominus Estate Proprietary Red, another knock-out, California Cabernet...

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  2. A Spectacular Napa Cabernet!
    February 04, 2019

    Spectacular!

    Spectacular is not an adjective we throw around lightly. But, the 2016 Meyer Vineyard from Hestan is just that, spectacular!

    Gorgeous, captivating blackberry and blueberry fruit. Cassis and crushed stone on the mid-palate. Toasty oak appears with earth and...

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  3. Fireside Pour! Buy By The Case!
    January 07, 2019
    Where's the Chad?
    You ran out of the Chad?!
    When's the Chad coming back?!
    We wouldn't call it hysteria, but it sure felt like a stampede when we ran out of our hottest new...
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  4. Former Screaming Eagle Winemaker's Project
    December 19, 2018

    In November, we featured this delicious Cabernet blend as one of the best Leviathans we've ever tasted.

    AND, HOT OFF THE PRESS...

    The Wine Advocate just awarded this wine an impressive 94+ points saying, "It leaps from the glass with exuberant black cherries, black raspberries...

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  5. California's Best Kept Secret • From Kistler to Kongsgaard
    November 26, 2018

    Something special is happening at Hudson Vineyards!

    Without fail and with every harvest, the wine "reveals a Batard-Montrachet-like richness and hazelnut creaminess." R. Parker

    This is the new and highly anticipated 2016 Hudson Vineyards Chardonnay. If you have been following...

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