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Special Guest - Marty Tramier from the Southern Rhône's Domaine Lucien Tramier! Also Featuring Fantastic Bordeaux Values!

March 7, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join us as we welcome our special guest Marty Tramier from Domaine Lucien Tramier in the Southern Rhône Valley! Since 1912 the domaine has grown their 60 acres of vineyards around the town of Jonquières with the same attention to detail and the same respect for this unique Côtes-du-Rhône terroir. The diversity of size and different location of their vineyards allow them to produce wines as authentic and as the Rhône valley itself. Domaine Lucien Tramier puts special care in preserving the quality of the soils and the diversity of the terrior by adopting responsible, and sustainable practices both in the vineyards and in the winemaking process.

We are also excited to feature a selection of fabulous Bordeaux at terrific prices. Wtih the most land planted to grapes in France, the Bordeaux appelation produces everything from great every day values to some of the most storied wines in the world, and everything in between. We are looking forward to taking you on a journey through two of France's greatest winemaking regions!

2017 Château Cantelaudette Graves de Vayres Blanc
Bordeaux, France
The Château Cantelaudette Blanc is always made of majority Sémillon (usually over 80%) with the balance a blend of Sauvignon Blanc and Muscadelle. The wine pours a beautiful deep gold and emits wonderful aromas of nectarine, fresh apricot and cardamom. On the palate the wine is textured and rich with a refreshing acidity and long, complex finish.

Regular Price: $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case
Sale Price: $16.99 per bottle, $203.88 per case

2016 Château Commanderie de Gombeau Bordeaux Rouge
Bordeaux, France
This blend of 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon shows very fresh and forward on the palate. Raspberry aromas are combined with earthy notes and figs in the glass. The soft tannins and velvety texture are combined with the unmistakable flavor of a traditional Bordeaux blend that shows red fruits mixed with spice and herb notes.

Regular Price: $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case
Sale Price: $14.99 per bottle, $179.88 per case

2015 Château de Collines Médoc Cru Artisan Rouge
Bordeaux, France
Classic expressions of the 2015 vintage exhibit a forward, approachable character with the proper balance of acidity and tannins for aging 7-9 years. The 2015 Chateau des Collines displays aromas of black fruits, smoked meats, coffee and mocha characteristics with a medium-full palate impression and lengthy, super finish. Tannins are subdued and round, evident upon opening, but dissipate with a short time in the glass. 50% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Petit Verdot, 4% Cabernet Franc.

Regular Price: $24.99 per bottle, $299.88 per case
Sale Price: $16.99 per bottle, $203.88 per case

2017 Domaine Lucien Tramier Côtes-du-Rhône Villages Cairanne
Southern Rhone, France
This is an extraordinary wine, made from a really small parcels, hidden in the middle of oak trees. Just a few thousand bottles released every year. This wine is impressive with its olive and dark fruit-driven style. On the palate, the wine is polished, deep, fresh, concentrated and sweet. Even at its young stage, the ripe tannins and powerful fruit are already very well integrated and balanced.

Regular Price: $24.99 per bottle, $299.88 per case
Sale Price: $18.99 per bottle, $227.88 per case

2017 Domaine Lucien Tramier Côtes-du-Rhône Villages Plan de Dieu
Southern Rhone, France
Blackberries, currants, Asian spice, and licorice notes all emerge from the 2017 Cotes Du Rhone Villages Plan De Dieu, and it's a fleshy, nicely textured, balanced red. There are deep red fruit flavors that have a dry edge and cranberry-like brightness.

Regular Price: $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case
Sale Price: $16.99 per bottle, $203.88 per case