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April has arrived and spring is in the air!  We have some great new wines to help you relax while you're waiting for spring!  Order soon online or come visit our new Wine Gems store at 495 New Rochelle Road, Bronxville, NY 10708 (in Chester Heights) to shop for wines and spirits! 

 

Come join us for a free in-store wine tasting! We have two events on the calendar for next week. On Thursday, April 24, 5-7pm, winemaker/importer Luis Moya will be pouring white, red and rosé wines from Portugal and Spain. Our guest on Saturday, April 26, 4-6pm, is wine importer Jose Castellano, owner of Palette of Wines. He will be pouring white, rosé and red wines from Spain. Once you select some winning wines, take them across the street to Elia Taverna to enjoy with the best Greek food in Westchester. Corkage is just $10 per bottle!

 

We have a new Facebook page! Like us on Facebook at WineGemsShop.  We regularly update it with images of new wines, in-store tastings and special events.  You can also use it to let us know about your experience with our wines and service.

 

Spring is (finally!) in the air in April, the month of the NCAA Final Four, the Masters, Tax Day and opening day for Major League Baseball! Enjoy those special days and every day with a new set of Wine Gems! Our April Wine Gems of the Month are four of our favorite new wines to usher in the new season. From France to Greece; Italy to Spain, we've selected these great new wines from all across the globe! Our April wine gems include one white, one rosé and two reds from around the world of wines:

* a delightful old-vines Chardonnay from the Maconnais region of Burgundy

* a luscious and refreshing semi-dry rosé made of a rare grape from Greece

* an elegant Merlot from the Friuli Isonzo region of northern Italy

* a 2007 Crianza that is an amazing example of the complexity, elegance and structure of great traditionally made Rioja

Enjoy our Wine Gems of the Month for April 2014!

SAVE 8% THIS MONTH on 4 bottles (or 15% on a case of 12 bottles!) and get FREE SHIPPING if you order for 6 months or ongoing. The world is your vineyard!

 

In addition to our 4 Wine Gems of the Month for April, here are 3 other great wines you don't want to miss:

  

2009 David Sterza Amarone della Valpolicella Classico is our top-pick Amarone--ideal for the winter months!  Monica Larner for Wine Advocate rated this new release 93+ points, calling it "a wonderful treat."  

 

If you prefer your Chardonnay unoaked and pure, we have the perfect white wine gem for you!  Wind Gap Chardonnay Yuen 2009 epitomizes the spectacular focus and purity of wines grown in soils of limestone and granite. It is the bottled essence of liquid minerals!

 

From Piedmont, we have a gorgeous red wine gem for a special gift or a splurge!  Cantina del Pino Barbaresco Albesani 2009 was rated 93 points in Wine Spectator and 92 by Antonio Galloni for Parker's Wine Advocate.  In Galloni's words, "Proprietor Renato Vacca continues to show he has the magic touch. I would be thrilled to drink any of these magnificent wines."

   

 

You're invited to join our wine club, but you may also simply order anytime a la carte!  To place your order for these and other wines, simply reply directly to this e-mail, come in to our store in Chester Heights or visit our website,www.winegems.net. If you need any help or additional information, just send an e-mail or call us for quick expert advice: david@winegems.net, or 914-954-7481.

 

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Burgundy, France
        les chenevieres macon villages vv   
100% Chardonnay from 50-year-old vines, it is both an elegant example of a Macon Chardonnay and a fine value in white Burgundy.  Green apples with hints of honey, citrus and white stone fruit.

Our price: $14.99
 
                From Two Villages Rosé 2012
 Karditsa, Greece
  from two villages rosé
 Delicious semi-dry rosé from  Messenikolas, made of 100% Black Messenikola, a rare grape variety named for the village. "Rich aromas of a bright summer day in a glass with a fruity bouquet caressing the palate."
    
Our Price: $14.99 
 
  
  
 
Friuli Isonzo, Italy
   tenuta di blasig merlot 
 100% Merlot, medium-full in body with a color of deep garnet red. It offers pleasant aromas and flavors of blackberries, blueberries and raspberries and a rich, velvety palate.
 
  Our Price: $12.99 
 
 
 
Rioja, Spain
  pecina rioja crianza
An amazing example of the complexity, elegance and structure of great traditionally made Rioja.  95% Tempranillo, 3% Graciano, 2% Garnacha.  Enjoy over the next 6-8 years with steak, roast pork, grilled meats and aged cheeses.

 Our Price: $21.99

Wine Gems of the Month April 2014

France, Greece, Italy & Spain

wine gems of the month april 2014 
Four of our favorite new wine discoveries to help you celebrate spring!  One white, one rosé and two reds from around the world of wines. FREE SHIPPING on orders of 6 months or more!
 
 Our Price: $59.99

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Orin Swift Palermo Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
Napa Valley, California
 
orin swift palermo cab 2010
A gorgeous new Napa Valley Cab from gifted winemaker Dave Phinney.  Aromas of dark, brooding fruit with subtle French oak in the background lead into a smooth entry of ripe cherry and fig.  A finish with almost never-ending fruit themes. This wine is amazing now and has another 10 years to cellar! 
     
Our Price: $39.99

 

 

Have you heard about the Wineberry Box?  It's a box made of Bordelais oak holding 3 liters of wine (that's 4 bottles) and the wines inside are really good!  Le Garrigon Cotes du Rhone 2010 was the top-rated wine in the New York Times panel's review of wines-in-a-box in August 2011!  Click here to order the current vintage.  2011 Le Garrigon Cotes du Rhone 3L Box

 

Our retail store is located at 495 New Rochelle Road in the Chester Heights neighborhood of lower Westchester County just off Exit 10 of the Cross County Parkway.  We're at the corner of New Rochelle Road and Parkway Plaza, directly opposite Elia Taverna and J&G Deli & Market. 


Store hours
 are:
Monday thru Saturday 1pm-8:30pm
Sunday 12-3pm 

Check out our competitive pricing on top-shelf liquor including Johnnie Walker Double Black, Maker's Mark, Dewar's, Knob Creek, Jack Daniel's, Jameson, Bacardi, Myers's, Bombay Sapphire, Tanqueray Rangpur, Gordon's, Belvedere, Chopin, Stoli, Purity, Courvoisier, Hennessy, Remy Martin, Malibu, Grey Goose, Ketel One, Absolut, Svedka, Sobieski, Tito's, Patron, Avion, Jose Cuervo, Barsol Pisco and Romana Sambuca.  And if single-malt Scotch is your passion, we have Macallan 10-year, Tallisker 10-year and Glenlivet 15-year in stock!  For pricing and to order, please e-mail or call. 
 
If small-batch spirits are your preference, we've just brought in 6 new products from StillTheOne Distillery of Port Chester, NY:  Westchester Wheat Whiskey, 287 Single Malt Whiskey, Hudson Valley Apple Brandy, Comb Vodka, Comb Jarhead Gin and Comb Blossom Brandy!  We also selected Brooklyn Republic Vodka and Blueberry Coconut Vodka from Brooklyn, NY, Corsair Gin from Tennessee, Dancing Pines Rum from Colorado, Tapatio Tequila Blanco from Mexico, Smooth Ambler Old Scout Bourbon and Rye from West Virginia, KinnicKinnic Whiskey from Wisconsin and Isle of Skye Scotch 8-Year from Scotland.  Come by the store and have a free taste!    
 
We offer a fine collection of wine gifts in 2-bottle and 3-bottle gift boxes and specially-themed cases of 12 bottles. Every gift includes a complimentary handwritten gift card and descriptive Wine Gems profiles for each wine. Click HERE to explore your options in wine gifts!

We're here to help you find ongoing enjoyment in wine and spirits!  Send an order by e-mail anytime to david@winegems.net, or call us at 914-840-4223.

 

Have you tried our Wineberry Box wines?  They're great wines and perfect for parties and tailgates!  Enjoy a superb white wine in an innovative green package in our 2011 Baronne du Chatelard Bourgogne Blanc 3L Box.  This adorable wooden Wineberry Box made of Bordelais oak holds 3 liters of wine--the equivalent of 4 standard 750ml bottles. Lightweight and durable, and amazingly compact! It's also a great everyday house wine to keep on the top shelf of the fridge for up to 6 weeks after opening.  Best of all, the wine is delightful!  100% Chardonnay with no oak, it shows flavors of green apples, pears and hazelnuts.  Crisp in the palate with a round, lingering finish.  $49.99 (or just $12.50 per 750 ml)
baronne chatelard bourgogne blanc 3L box 

 

 

 

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