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We have some great new wines for you to enjoy this spring/summer!  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 tasting! Our next event is Saturday, August 15, 5:30-7:30pm.  Importer José Castellano, owner of Palette of Wines, will be at Wine Gems to pour wines from Spain and Italy.  Once you select some winning wines, take them across the street to Elia Taverna to enjoy with the best Greek food in Westchester. No corkage Monday thru Wednesday and just $10 per bottle on other days!

  

Happy summer! July is a great month to relax and enjoy some time off with friends and family and enjoy some great bottles of wine. Make the most of this month with a new set of Wine Gems for barbecues, picnics and life's special occasions! Our July Wine Gems of the Month are four of our favorite new wines to enjoy this summer. From South Africa to Sonoma, France to Argentina, we've selected these great new wines from all across the globe! Our July wine gems include two whites, one rosé and one red from around the world of wines:

• a delightful summer white of Chenin Blanc from the beautiful Bot River of South Africa rated 90 points by Stephen Tanzer!

• a crisp, refreshing Sauvignon Blanc from Sonoma with a Parker score of 89!

• a dry rosé of Grenache and Syrah from the Languedoc perfect for summer barbecues

• a rich Cabernet Sauvignon from Mendoza to pair with grilled steaks

Enjoy our Wine Gems of the Month for July 2015!

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

 

Need something to celebrate?  Here are three great wines perfect for a special occasion or gift:

 

Orin Swift Abstract 2013 is an affordable indulgence for lovers of big, rich red wines.  Dave Phinney has crafted a blend of Grenache, Petite Sirah, and Syrah from hillside California vineyards.  Lush flavors of sweet boysenberries, kirsch, licorice, dark cherries, and exotic floral notes. 15.7% alcohol and a very stylish label! 

   

If you love a creamy, buttery, oaky Chardonnay, we have the perfect white wine gem for you!  Dutton Goldfield Dutton Ranch Chardonnay 2012 is a classic Russian River Valley Chardonnay!

 

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."


 We have a new Facebook page!  Like us 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. 

  

You're invited to join our wine club and you may also 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.

 

  

 

 
Bot River, South Africa
        wildekrans chenin blanc   Featuring the signature white varietal of South Africa.  Medium in body with a full palate of white peach and citrus and a clean finish of pineapple.  Tanzer 90!

Our price: $14.99

 Sonoma, California
  matanzas creek sb 2013
 Aromas of grapefruit, nectarine and honeydew melon flood the nose while lemon thyme and oyster shells contribute further depth.
    
Our Price: $17.99 
      

Wine Gems of the Month July 2015

South Africa, California, France & Argentina

wgom 0715
Four of our favorite new wine discoveries to enjoy in July!  Two whites, one rosé and one red from around the world of wines. FREE SHIPPING on orders of 6 months or more!
 
 Our Price: $59.99
 
Languedoc, France
   chateau de flaugergues les comtes 

This beautiful dry rosé of 60% Grenache and 40% Syrah comes from the Languedoc region near the town of Montpellier.  Soft ruby red in color with a gorgeous nose of blackberries, cassis, olives, leather, garrigue and spice.  

 
  Our Price: $15.99 
 
Mendoza, Argentina
  umbral cabernet sauvignon 2008
Elegant and complex. Deep red-violet in color with full body, it has a velvety nose with aromas of black currant, blackberry, spice and black pepper. Intense and seductive on the palate with flavors of ripe black fruits and nicely integrated oak.

 Our Price: $14.99
  Quinta do Noval Vintage Port 2003
Oporto, Portugal
 
noval vintage 2003
A true wine gem for the ages! The 2003 vintage is one of the best in history for Port, and Noval scored superlative ratings from the world's top wine critics: Parker 94, Tanzer 94 and Wine Spectator 96!  Enjoy over the next 40 years to celebrate a special moment or to complete a great dinner!
     
Our Price: $99.99  

 

 

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.  2013 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 1pm-4pm 

Check out our competitive pricing on top-shelf liquor including Johnnie Walker Blue, Double Black and Red, Dewar's, Jack Daniel's, Jameson, Bacardi, Myers's, Hennessy, Remy Martin, Bombay Sapphire, Tanqueray Rangpur, Hendrick's, Gordon's, Purity, Chopin, Stoli, Grey Goose, Ketel One, Ciroc, Absolut, Svedka, Sobieski, Tito's, Smirnoff, Patron, Jose Cuervo, Barsol Pisco and Romana Sambuca.  And if single-malt Scotch is your passion, we have Macallan 10-year and 12-year, Highland Park 12-year, Talisker 10-year, Tamdhu 10-year, Arran Amarone Cask and Lagavulin 16-year in stock!  To order, please e-mail or call.
 
If small-batch spirits are your preference, we've just brought in some great new products from StillTheOne Distillery of Port Chester, NY: Westchester Wheat Whiskey, 287 Single Malt Whiskey, Dutch's Sugar Wash Moonshine, Dutch's bitters, 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, Half Moon Orchard Gin from Gardiner, NY, Corsair Gin from Tennessee, Dancing Pines Rum from Colorado, Tapatio Tequila Blanco and Suerte Tequila Blanco from Mexico, Few Bourbon from Illinois, Garrison Brothers Bourbon from Texas, Smooth Ambler Old Scout Bourbon and Rye from West Virginia, Coppersea Raw Rye from West Park, NY, KinnicKinnic Whiskey from Wisconsin, Barr Hill Gin from Vermont and Barbers Gin from New York.  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 todavid@winegems.net, or call me at 914-954-7481.

 

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 2012 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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