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JULY 2012

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IMPORTS 90 South Africa ($17) Smooth and fresh with juicy fruit and a long, bright 88 90 finish; dense, tangy and long. MULDERBOSCH USA New Zealand ($20) Smooth and creamy with bright, juicy acidity; silky, fresh and balanced with elegance, style and good length. Peregrine Wines 2010 Chardonnay, Central Otago, VINEYARD BRANDS 90 Joseph Drouhin 2010 Brouilly, France ($20) A spicy cru Beaujolais with racy, juicy cherry fruit; lovely balance, long and fresh; bright and nervy. DREYFUS, ASHBY & CO. 95 91 Pol Roger 1999 Brut Sir Winston Churchill, Champagne, France ($496) Toasty and ripe with deep, elegant fruit and creamy texture; complex and rich with finesse and lovely, generous style. FREDERICK WILDMAN & SONS Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina ($22) Dark and lush with ripe blackberry and blueberry; smooth and dense with rich, ripe flavors; long and balanced. Bodegas Catena Zapata 2010 Catena WINEBOW 92 90 Sauvignon, Apalta, Colchagua Valley, Chile ($25) Lush texture with ripe plum, blackberry and notes of chocolate, spice and tar; rich, dense and impressive. Lapostolle 2010 Cuvée Alexandre Cabernet Grape varietal specific shapes; starting at $5.95 per glass. TERLATO WINES INTERNATIONAL Elvi Wines 2008 Herenza, Rioja, Spain ($25) Lush, smooth and juicy with tangy raspberry and lively acidity; fresh, bright and balanced with depth and style; charming. 100% Tempranillo. Kosher. ROYAL WINE CORP. Available through your distributor or at Alamos 2011 Torrontès, Salta, Argentina ($13) Fresh and bright, clean and juicy with lovely spice and peach; lively, balanced and delicious with good structure and length. E&J GALLO Mulderbosch 2011 Sauvignon Blanc, Western Cape, YOUR CUSTOMER'S TASTEBUDS WILL THANK YOU. XL Pinot Noir Glass Height: 9" Capacity: 30 oz.

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