Merchant Picks By Red Wine

  1. 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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  2. Our #1 Pick Of 2018!
    December 31, 2018

    The 2015 Chateau Leoville Las Cases is our #1 Pick Of 2018!

    This blue-chip Bordeaux is the ambassador of a blockbuster 2015 vintage.

    A neighbor to Chateau Latour, Leoville Las Cases is a Second Growth Bordeaux that exudes personality. Dense crème de cassis, blackberry, baked...

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  3. Blockbuster New Vintage
    December 29, 2018

    Why is the 2015 Gaja Barbaresco our #3 pick of 2018?

    Simply put, it is gorgeous!

    We met with Gaia Gaja at our store a few weeks ago and tasted a line-up of Gaja wines. She is calling this vintage one of the best in years.

    "A close friend described the Barbaresco 2015...

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  4. Sangiovese To Buy By The Case!
    December 27, 2018

    Why is Monteregio's Riserva in the Top 5?

    A kaleidoscope of flavors abound in this Tuscany beauty!

    Red currant, black cherry, and plush compote provide warming fruit notes on the palate. Dusty tannins give great texture and grip to this silky Sangiovese. There is a faint and...

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  5. 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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