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Wine Spectator Smart Buys!

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Wine Spectator designates a select few wines as smart buys. These are wines that provide the best bang for the buck with sky high Quality to Price (QPR) ratios. This is a very compelling segment as not only are the wines affordable but they taste like 3x their price and are endorsed by the experts at Wine Spectator.


Marques de Caceres Deusa Nai Albarino 2011

"Ethereal yet racy, this aromatic white is juicy and fresh, with alluring orange blossom, wild herb and seaside notes." - Wine Spectator, 90 points!

Wine Spectator's Smart Buy

Our price: $13.90


Fincas Patagonicas Malbec Mendoza Tapiz Alta Collection 2011

"Toasty and concentrated, with dark nutmeg, cocoa powder and salted licorice notes to the cassis and reduced black cherry puree flavors. Big but balanced, with a long, fresh finish. Drink now through 2015." - Wine Spectator, 90 points!

Wine Spectator's Smart Buy

Our price: $16.95



Bodegas Aragonesas Coto de Hayas Garnacha Centenaria 2011

"This fleshy red delivers a rich core of blackberry and blueberry compote, accented by toasty vanilla, sweet licorice and cinnamon spice. Well-integrated tannins give this backbone. A bold, modern style. Drink now through 2017." - Wine Spectator, 91 point!

Wine Spectator's Smart Buy

Our price: $15.95



Bodega Catena Zapata Catena Malbec 2011

"A dark and jammy red, with enough acidity to propel the roasted plum and wild berry compote notes. Layers of smoke, toasted spice and espresso emerge on the rich finish. Drink now through 2016." - Wine Spectator, 91 point!

Wine Spectator's Smart Buy

Our price: $18.95




Chateau Ste Michelle Chardonnay Columbia Valley Indian Wells 2012

"Vivid, polished and distinctive, with an apricot tinge to the pear and cream flavors, lifted by delicate acidity. Comes together smoothly on the finish. Drink now through 2016." - Wine Spectator, 90 points!

Wine Spectator's Smart Buy

Our price: $16.95




Shingleback Red Knot Shiraz McLaren Vale 2012

"Fresh and sleek, with a vibrant feel to the red berry and blackberry flavors, hinting at mint as the finish lingers on a polished texture. Drink now through 2016." - Wine Spectator, 90 points!

Wine Spectator's Smart Buy

Our price: $13.95




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