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Bordeaux Update & 2015 Alberto Furque Malbec

While vacillating over whether or not to write about Bordeaux earlier this morning, I discovered that there are a couple of things that must be addressed before I tackle the subject of this week’s Saturday night wine. #1) The 2016 … Continue reading

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2013 Alberto Furque Malbec – Juicy, Bold, and Grill Friendly!

2013 Alberto Furque Malbec Alberto Furque’s 2013 Malbec is the 10th vintage The Wine House has stocked from this family-run winery. It has a seductive combination of explosive fruit, bold flavors and impeccable balance. And, because no oak is used, … Continue reading

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Alberto Furque: 2005 Tempranillo, 2009 Malbec and 2009 Syrah

IMAGINE living in a place where over 80% of the year you are basking in sunshine, and yet, have at your disposal elevations of over 3000 feet, immense diurnal temperature swings, and a river from which to source water (otherwise … Continue reading

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2005 Alberto Furque Tempranillo

 The more I try new wines, the more I realize that I really like wine. Love wine, actually. If you were a fly on the wall here at TWH this week, you may have heard me mumbling something about … Continue reading

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Malbec from Alberto Furque

I am going to “alaverdi” my praise of the 2007 Malbec from Alberto Furque onto the 2008. Ala-ve…what? In Georgia, the country and not the state, celebrations at the table are epic, lasting hours and even days. Eating and drinking … Continue reading

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Value 2014 Pauillac – Chateau d’Armailhac

The contents of another new container arrived in our warehouse this week, and it was full of goodies from France! Our 2016 Rosé selections have arrived, and you will be hearing all about them in the coming weeks. Of course, … Continue reading

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Summer’s Coming – How About A Go-To White Burgundy?

May 27, 2017. In search of tidbits of information about our habits over Memorial Day Weekend, I came across one which purports that 75% of Americans participate in some sort of barbecue activity over the three day period. Sounds about … Continue reading

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The December 2016 Dirty Dozen

We’re still scratching our heads here. How exactly did it get to be December already? Time flies, this we know. 2016 is on its way out, and 2017 is right around the corner. There’s plenty to do to get there, … Continue reading

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The June 2016 Dirty Dozen

The June Dirty Dozen Happy June, everybody! We’re super excited about the Dirty Dozen we’ve put together this month, as the wines are versatile, suit the season perfectly, and provide huge value as a mixed case. June is always about … Continue reading

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The December 2015 Dirty Dozen

  With Thanksgiving now in our wake, it’s time to focus on December and what little is left of 2015. The holidays are upon us, and throughout the month, there will be ample opportunity to celebrate with friends, family, and … Continue reading

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