THE 12 UNDER $12 FOR NOVEMBER 2019

Dibon Brut Sparkling N/V

Spain

Cash Price $9.99

Cava produces the best priced sparkling wine in the world.   Dry flavors of citrus and grapefruit play into fresh bubbles and baked apple while showing hints of toasted bread on the finish. Pop early and often for the holidays.

Pierre Archambault Vouvray

France

Cash Price $11.99

Chenin Blanc from Vouvray is one of my ‘go to’ whites for Thanksgiving. Deliciously un-oaked, this wine offers stone fruits with loads of lychee and apricot with hints of sweetness.  Perfect Apertif.

Chateau D’Arton Dry White

France

Cash Price $8.99

Bright and lively, This white offers flavors of lemon and grapefruit without any oak.  Nice acidity zings through hints of floral and tree fruit. Great Starter Feast Wine.

Smythe & Renfield Sauvignon Blanc

New Zealand

Cash Price $11.99

This white is extremely approachable and cuts cleanly through the dry white meats. It offers flavors of grapefruit, guava and lime with zesty acidity.  A sure-fire winner for Thanksgiving!

Pescador Dry Rose Frizzante

Spain

$7.99

Dry Rose can pair wonderfully with all the Turkey day fixings.  Crisp flavors of red cherry and cranberry pop into the palate through hints of bubbles and deliciousness.

Liberation de Paris Pinot Noir

France

Cash Price $9.99

Pinot offers some of the best food pairings.  The wine is delightfully pure and fresh.  Black cherry and framboise flow through minimal tannins and easy acids with a soft finish of cola and spice.

Fog Bank Pinot Noir

California

Cash Price $10.69

American Pinot Noir often offers juicier texture with layers and complexity of wild berry and raspberry that flow into an elegant finish of rhubarb and cinnamon.

Domaine Cabasse ‘Cuvee Marguerite’ Red Blend

France

Cash Price $9.99

Rhone blend are versatile at the table particularly with spice and herbs. Flavors of black raspberry and currant waft into hints of pepper and garrigue.

Roblar Syrah

California

Cash Price $9.99

Syrah can often pair better than most wines but is often over-looked on the shelf. Flavors of dark plum and red cherry pop into the palate with hints of pepper and spice. Make sure this gets in your basket!

Perimeter Cabernet Sauvignon

California

Cash Price $9.99

This Cabernet offers flavors of plum and black cherries with full bodied texture and toasted oak on the finish.  Big, Bold and Beautiful.

Chateau Loupiac Gaudiet Sweet White

France

Cash Price $8.99

A lightly sweet wine is a wonderful way to end the festivities.  This balanced white is a veritable fruit bomb of flavor with apricot, ginger, peach and saffron running through the palate on a soft, plush finish.

Scavi & Ray Rosso Cioccolata

Italy

Cash Price $10.99

Dessert in a bottle, this chocolate flavored wine tickles the senses with hints of chocolate covered cherries, Italian chocolate mousse and wild berry. It’s fruity and gently sweet which will appeal to most guests.

Thank you,

James C. Barlow

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