2008 Sweet Wine

Price: $19.99
Price: $19.99
An intense and brilliant ruby red color. The nose perceives highly expressive ripe plums, cherries, strawberries with hints of spices and nuts. The palate entry is sweet, good concentration and volume, firm tannins that will give longevity.
Price: $49.99 $39.99
Price: $49.99 $39.99
Critical Acclaim "A soft, plush style, with mulled plum and fig notes up front, followed by subtle tobacco, cocoa, roasted sage and charcoal hints that fill in on the finish. There’s sneaky grip too, with a nice twang of iron at the very end. Drink now through 2017." 90 Points Wine Spectator "Sweet red and black currant fruit combined with ...
Price: $59.99
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Price: $59.99
Critical Acclaim "The harvest ran from October 9-20, and the 2008 Clos Fourtet tips the scales at 13% natural alcohol. A blend of 85% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 5% Cabernet Franc, it exhibits an inky/purple color along with notes of pen ink, blackberry liqueur, and espresso roast, sensationally concentrated layers of pure black fruits, a full-bodied, powerful style, crisp ...
Price: $17.99
Price: $17.99
Made with 100% Xinomavro, one of the noblest red grape varieties of Greece. The color is deep red. Aromas include cedar, olive, tomato juice, spices and mint. The palate is balanced and full-bodied with pleasant acidity and sweet flavors of vanilla, cocoa and berries.
Price: $35.99
Baracchi's Merlot is a smooth, silky wine that has cherry on the nose, as well as hints of graham cracker and chocolate; the palate experiences a textured combination of soft, sweet and pleasantly salty tastes, lingering finish and aftertaste of fruit. The Smeriglio Merlot goes well with food and will stand the test of time, able to be enjoyed now ...
Price: $34.00 $23.99
Price: $34.00 $23.99
Ripe plum aromas have cherry compote, cinnamon and clove notes. Soft, full flavors balance weight and elegance, bright acidity, noble tannins and baked fruit, sweet spice, coffee and bitter chocolate notes.Pairs with pasta with rich sauces (meat- or mushroom-based), grilled or roasted red meats, game and cheese.
Price: $44.99
Price: $44.99
With aromas of plums, rhubarb and ripe blackcurrant on the nose along with chocolate, cinnamon spice, hints of anise and earthy notes this is a complex and intriguing wine. Dark berry fruit is the dominant character on the front palate, and it is dense and brooding through the mid palate. With time in the glass the wine develops more complexity ...
Price: $159.00
Firm, but sweet tannins (which suggests ideal maturity) characterize this 2008. Displaying good minerality along with plenty of floral, creme de cassis, blackberry, coffee, and white chocolate notes, this full-bodied, dense, promising Pauillac is built to age for 20-25 years.
Price: $79.99
Critical Acclaim "What a nose here. Dark chocolate, raspberries, blueberries and mineral aromas. Full bodied, with ultra-polished tannins and a long, long finish. Wonderfully structured. Classy. Try it after 2014. " 93 Points James Suckling "One of the stars of the vintage, this elegant, smoky wine has hints of barbecue pit intermixed with sweet black currants and cherries. Dark purple ...
Price: $41.99
Price: $41.99
Critical Acclaim "The earthy, smoky notes intermixed with notions of black fruits and road tar found in this blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon and 40% Merlot are classic Graves traits. Sweet, dense fruit, with tremendous opulence, a layered mouthfeel, and excellent purity, freshness, and ripe tannins are displayed in abundance in this beautifully made offering from proprietor Helene Garcin. It ...
Price: $19.99
Very deep crimson in color with purple hues. Lifted, sweet, satsuma plum, raspberry and peach aromas dominate with hints of biscuity french oak. Lovely sweet fruit gives a full, rich mouthfeel and is balanced with briary spice and fine drying tannins. The combination brings about a luscious, fruit driven wine with an extremely long finish.
Price: $129.00
Critical Acclaim "Sweet plum, strawberry and raspberry fruit character on the nose and palate. Full and silky, with lovely fruit and a long finish. Minerally undertone.Barrel Sample: 88-91 Points" 91 Points Wine Spectator
Price: $20.00 $18.99
Felipe Rutini Cabernet Sauvignon has fruity aromas with hints of vanilla and chocolate that develop into spice and coffee flavors. It isfruity with well-balanced tannins, and hints of cocoa and sweet oak on the smooth finish.
Price: $36.99
Price: $36.99
Critical Acclaim "This beautiful, luscious, sensual St.-Emilion exhibits a deep purple color as well as a sumptuous nose of ink, graphite, blackberries, and cassis. Full-bodied with sweet tannin, admirable concentration, and a long, velvety finish, this superb, fairly priced 2008 is worth checking out. It should drink well for 12-15 years. Range: 91-93" 93 Points The Wine Advocate "This is ...
Price: $279.00
Critical Acclaim "Like a lot of wines in this underrated vintage, the 2008 La Mission was one of the great bargains of recent vintages. Its healthy blue/purple color is followed by aromas of blueberries, black raspberries, licorice, truffles, underbrush and forest floor. The scorched earthy/smoky character of this estate’s terroir has not yet emerged. Medium to full-bodied and concentrated ...
Price: $119.00
Price: $119.00
Critical Acclaim "One of the top successes of the vintage, this blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45% Merlot and the rest Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot was harvested between October 8 and 24. The late harvest ensured perfect ripeness as evidenced by the sweet bouquet of black cherries, lead pencil shavings, cassis and subtle barbecue smoke. Well-balanced with good acidity, ...
Price: $45.99
The color of the wine is a beautiful garnet. On the nose is red plum and blackberry with notes of cedar. On the palate intense and layered with mocha, red currant and sweet spices, concentrated mid-palate and lingering finish.
Price: $39.99
A dense crimson red, this wine has distinctive characters of cedar, fresh spices and stalky redcurrants combine with black cherry fruits and black olives. The medium to full-bodied palate is layered with sweet fruit compote and dark fruits. A richly concentrated wine wrapped in a fine package, complete with long, fine grainy tannins. Built to handle at least ten years ...
Price: $30.00 $22.99
Ruby red color with bluish tones, with complex, intense dry red fruit aroma and prune notes with balsamic tones of toasted oak and vanilla. Sweet and round tannins, well structured with volume in mouth, good persistence. Pairs with any kind of red and white spicy meats, pastas and fatty fishes like salmon.
Price: $54.00 $44.99
The Signature Barossa Cabernet Sauvignon Shiraz 2008 is dark red with purple hues. The aroma shows characters of sweet spices, cedary earth and tar, and dusty berries. The palate has a rich Cabernet Sauvignon mouthfeel with dark curranty Shiraz mid palate tannins. The finish is very persistent, combining great power with elegance. The palate shows structure with great aging potential. ...
Price: $129.00
The 2008 Ducru-Beaucaillou exhibits a beautiful robe of a profound violet color, firmto the rim. The nose is rich, with scents of crme de cassis (blackcurrant liqueur) andredcurrant liqueur, and elegant nuances of roasted coffee. After a sweet and fleshyattack, the wine builds up in the mouth, revealing power and structure. It is akin to aRoman construction, all in roundness, ...
Price: $19.99
Inviting aromas of black cherries, plums and sweet spices, with notes of roses and black pepper, elegant and lush on the palate with ripe round tannins and a long finish.
Price: $19.99
Ruby red in color, with aromas of red berries, black berry and morello cherries. On the palate, the minerality and fresh acidity of the Corvina are complemented by the full-flavor and sweet tannins of Merlot. An elegant, full-bodied red. Ideally paired with Mediterranean cuisine and grilled or roasted pork , beef or lamb.Blend: 50% Merlot, 50% Corvina
Price: $46.99
This fine wine displays a saturated, almost opaque black-red color. The aromatics show blackberry, violets and liquorice, which are inter-mingled with vanilla, graphite and nuances of cigar box and sandalwood. On the palate the wine is rich and opulent, and shows layers of sweet fruit with a superb integration of oak and fruit, reflecting supple and ripe tannins.
Price: $45.00 $37.99
The Hillside Estate Syrah shows notes of black pepper, raspberries, cola and Provenal herbs. The flavors round out into friendly accents of sweet French oak. This is a high-quality wines that could benefit from a few years in the cellar.
Price: $51.99
The wine, one with an important impact, shows an intense ruby red in its tonality. It is complex on the nose with aromas of red berry fruit, raspberries, blackberries, and ripe cherries in addition to its notes of spice and licorice on the finish. The flavors are ripe and sweet and are sustained by substantial tannins, round and ample in ...
Price: $74.99
An evanescent light pink color, with shiny salmony hints. Delicate bubbles, which quickly form a steady, creamy flow. The intense deep bouquet reveals a succession of finely complex aromatic 'layers.'First of all fruity, almost tart aromas of wild raspberry and bilberry, reminiscent of a mountain fruit sabayon. Next, sweet, warm, delicately rosy 'pink macaroon' floral hints, along with pithy ...
Price: $109.00
Handcrafted with cutting-edge winemaking worthy of our highest quality grapes, the 2008 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon displays exceptionally complex, harmonious flavors. The deep aromas and expansive flavors are filled with blackberry, cassis, dark plum, mocha, black licorice and sweet, toasted oak spices. Barrel fermentation of a portion of the must ...
Price: $59.00 $49.99
Bright, dark red. Spicy red berries, cherry and a flinty nuance on the nose. Then silky, supple and sweet with chewy black and red cherry flavors. Not especially fleshy but offers an attractive restrained sweetness and finishes with rather soft tannins and good length. Perfect for sirloin steak, grilled, roasted or stewed red meats.

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