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The Big Wine Sale starts tomorrow. The Big Wine Tasting is next weekend, and we'll have some really cool tastings this weekend too. Read on for all the details!
Tastings & Events

Friday's Free Wine Tasting, 4:00-8:00pm
With guest pourer Derek from Wine Merchants
Underwood Pinot Gris, Oregon
a Sauvignon Blanc TBA
Firesteed Pinot Noir, Oregon
Sassoregale Sangiovese Maremma, Tuscany, Italy
Marietta "Roman" Zinfandel, Sonoma/Mendocino, CA
Two Hands "Tenacity" Winemaker's Old Vine Red, McLaren Vale, Australia

Saturday's Free Wine Tasting 3:00-7:00
With guest pourer Pat from Grape Beginnings:
Ponga Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand
Novelum Chardonnay, France
Gunderloch Nierstien Dry Riesling, Rheinhessen, Germany
Ken Wright Pinot Noir Willamette Valley, Oregon
Flaco Tempranillo, Spain
Campbells Shiraz "Bobbie Burns",  Rutherglen, Australia
and a Secret Sipper TBA

Special Event: Our Huge Winter Wine Tasting
Next Saturday, January. 20th, 2:00-4:30, In Our Cellar
Please join us for a Huge Wine Tasting to kick off our Winter Wine Sale. We'll be pouring over 40 wines in a variety of styles and price ranges. This fun and informative event will be held in our cellar and all wines being poured will be available for purchase at 20% Off (mix or match 2 or more bottles) regular prices, or 25% Off if you mix a case. Free Tickets Are Available Through Eventbrite!
This is your VIP invite to beat the crowds and join us a half hour early at 1:30!!!



Winter Wine Sale, Friday 1/12 - Sunday 1/28
20% Off Any 2 (or more) Bottles (Mix or Match)
25% Off Any 12 (or more) Bottles (Mix or Match)

Week One Sale Highlights:
Wine, Region, Press... Reg.  Sale 20% Off
French Reds
Lafage Cuvee Nicolas Grenache 2014, Roussillon, 92pts WA 15.99 $12.79
Lafage "Bastide Miraflors  Vieilles Vignes" 2015, Roussillon, 94pts WA 16.99 $13.59
Chateau Vieux Roudey Medoc 2015, Bordeaux 16.99 $13.59
Nicolas Potel Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2015 18.99 $15.19
Saint Roch "Kerbuccio" 2014, Maury Sec, 90-93pts WA 22.99 19.99 $15.99
Segries Lirac "Cuvee Reservee" 2013, Rhone, 90pts WA 22.99 $18.39
Ferraton Crozes Hermitage "Matiniere" 2014, Rhone 24.99 $19.99
Chateau Larose Trintaudon 2010, Haut Medoc, Bordeaux, 90pts JS 27.99 $22.39
Jean Foillard Beaujolais Villages 2016 27.99 $22.39
Gilles Troullier "Tandem" Cotes du Roussillon 2014, 94pts WA 31.99 $25.59
Bourgogne-Devaux Hautes Cotes de Beaune 2015, Burgundy 33.99 27.99 $22.39
Saint Cosme St Joseph 2014, Rhone, 93pts WA 33.99 $27.19
Roche de Belline Savigny les Beaune VV 2014, Burgundy, 90pts WS 34.99 29.99 $23.99
Vieux Telegraph Chateauneuf du Pape 2012, 375ml, Rhone, 94pts WS 47.99 32.99 $26.39
Tempier Bandol Rouge 2014, Provence, 93pts WA 52.99 $42.39
Pallieres Gigondas "Terrasse Diable" 2013, Rhone, 90pts WS 53.99 45.99 $36.79
Raymond Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape "Girard" 2015, 96pts WA 59.99 $47.99
Bila Haut "Occultum Lapidem" 2014, 1.5 Liter, 92pts WA (only 2 left!) 79.99 64.99 $51.99
Ferraton Cornas "Les Eygats" 2015, Rhone, 95-97pts WA 79.99 $63.99
Beaucastel Chateauneuf du Pape 2014, Rhone, 94pts WA 104.99 92.99 $74.39
Bila Haut V.I.T. Roussillon 2011, 96pts WA 119.99 $95.99
French Whites
Lafage Cuvee Centenaire Blanc 2015, Roussillon, 90-92pts WA 15.99 $12.79
Willm Pinot Gris 2015, Alsace 16.99 $13.59
La Manarine Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2015 19.99 $15.99
Willm Gewurztraminer 2015, Alsace 19.99 $15.99
Lafond Lirac Blanc 2015, Rhone, 90pts WA 20.99 $16.79
Trotereau Quincy (Sauvignon Blanc) 2016, Loire 21.99 $17.59
Domaine Justices Bordeaux Blanc 2016 21.99 $17.59
Perraud "Clisson" (Muscadet) 2012, Loire 25.99 $20.79
Beauregard Pouilly Fuisse 2014, Burgundy 37.99 25.99 $20.79
Huet Vouvray "Cotes du Bourg" Sec 2014, Loire, 94+pts WA 38.99 $31.19
Huet Vouvray "Cotes du Bourg" Demi Sec 2015, Loire, 95pts WA 55.99 42.99 $34.39
William Fevre Chablis "Fourchaume" 1er Cru, 90-92pts WA 59.99 $47.99
Bouchard Meursault "Les Clous" 2015, Burgundy, 92pts WS 78.99 $63.19
Italian Reds
Cusumano Nero d'Avola 2015, Sicily 15.99 10.99 $8.79
Sassoregale Sangiovese 2015, Maremma, Tuscany 15.99 $12.79
Argiolas Costera Cannonau (Grenache) 2014, Sardegna 19.99 17.99 $14.39
Masi "Campofiorin" 2013, Verona, 90pts WA 21.99 16.99 $13.59
Bisceglia "Gudarra" Aglianico del Vulture 2012, Basilicata, 92pts WA 22.99 $18.39
Castellare Chianti Classico 2015, Tucany, 90pts WA & WS 25.99 $20.79
Querciolina Montecucco Rosso 2016, Tuscany 25.99 $20.79
Scavino Nebbiolo Langhe 2014, Piedmont 28.99 $23.19
Damilano Barolo "Lecinquevigne" 2012, Piedmont, 92pts WA 48.99 $39.19
Farina Amarone della Valpolicella 2013, Veneto 54.99 $43.99
Castiglion del Bosco Brunello di Montalcino 2012, Tuscany, 96pts JS 59.99 52.99 $42.39
La Gerla Brunello di Montalcino 2010, Tuscany, 94+pts WA 69.99 $55.99
Isole e Olena "Cepparello" 2013, Tuscany, 97pts WA 87.99 $70.39
Boglietti Barolo "Fossati" 2008, Piedmont, 92pts Tanzer 89.99 67.99 $54.39
G.D. Vajra Bricco delle Viole 2010, Piedmont, 93pts WS 94.99 $75.99
Il Poggione Brunello di Montalcino 2011, Tuscany, 95pts WA 94.99 79.99 $63.99
Boglietti Barolo "Case Nere" 2004, Piedmont, 92pts WA 99.99 67.99 $54.39
La Massa Giorgio Primo 2013, Tuscany, 97pts WA 103.99 $83.19
Il Marroneto Brunello di Montalcino 2011, Tuscany, 96pts WA 159.99 $127.99
Vietti Barolo Brunate 2012, Piedmont, 95pts WA 199.99 $159.99
Ornellaia Bolgheri 2011, Tuscany, 96pts & Top 100 -WS 249.99 $199.99
Sassicaia Bolgheri 2013, Tuscany, 98pts JS & WE, 97pts WA 263.99 $211.19
Italian Whites
Nozzole "Le Bruniche" Chardonnay 2014, Tuscany 16.99 $13.59
Pullus Pinot Grigio 2016, (Slovenia, fermented with skin contact) 17.99 $14.39
Lageder Pinot Grigio 2016, Alto Adige 17.99 $14.39
Zenato Lugana "San Benedetto" 2016, Veneto/Lombardy 17.99 $14.39
La Scolca Gavi 2013, Piedmont 21.99 $17.59
Perticaia "Spoleto" Trebbiano 2016, Umbria 27.99 $22.39
Marchesi di Barolo Roero Arneis 2015, Piedmont 33.99 $27.19
Mastroberardino Greco di Tufo 2014, Campania, 92pts JS 35.99 29.99 $23.99
Terlan "Winkl" Sauvignon Blanc 2016, Alto Adige, Staff Pick! 42.99 35.99 $28.79
Elena Walch "Beyond The Clouds" (Chardonnay Blend), 91pt WS 64.99 $51.99
Spanish Reds
Juan Gil "Comoloco" Monastrell 2016, Jumilla 9.99 $7.99
LAN Rioja Crianza 2013 15.99 $12.79
Guelbenzu Ribera de Quieles 2009 15.99 12.99 $10.39
11 Pinos Bobal 2014, Manchuela 16.99 11.99 $9.59
Cune Vina Real Rioja Crianza 2014 16.99 $13.59
Volver Tempranillo "Single Vineyard" 2014, La Mancha, 92pts WA 19.99 $15.99
Bluegray Priorat 2015 21.99 $17.59
LAN Rioja Reserva 2010 22.99 $18.39
Marques de Riscal Rioja Reserva 2011, 92pts JS 23.99 $19.19
La Rioja Alta "Vina Alberdi" Reserva 2010, 95pts JS 23.99 $19.19
Palacios "Petalos" Bierzo 2014, 93pts WA 23.99 21.99 $17.59
Mas Doix "Les Crestes" Priorat 2013 26.99 $21.59
Pissares Priorat 2014 31.99 $25.59
Volver "Triga" 2011, Alicante, 93pts WA 36.99 $29.59
Vega Sicilia "Alion" Ribera del Duero 2009, 93pts WA 99.99 77.99 $62.39
Vega Sicilia Ribera del Duero "Valbuena" 2004, Spain, 94pts WA 224.99 164.99 $131.99
Pinot Noir (Oregon & California)
Robert Mondavi Napa Carneros 2013 21.99 $17.59
Left Coast "Cali's Cuvee" 2015, Willamette Valley 21.99 $17.59
Coeur de Terre 2013, Willamette Valley, OR 24.99 18.99 $15.19
Francis Berwin 2015, Willamette Valley 24.99 $19.99
Steele Carneros 2013, CA 25.99 $20.79
Landmark "Overlook" 2014, Santa Barbara/Sonoma 27.99 22.99 $18.39
Fog Dog (by Joseph Phelps) Pinot Noir 2012, Sonoma Coast, Staff Pick 29.99 25.99 $20.79
Crossbarn Pinot Noir (by Paul Hobbs) 2014, Sonoma Coast, 92pts WA 31.99 $25.59
J Christopher Pinot Noir Willamette Valley 2013, 90pts WE 34.99 27.99 $22.39
Stoller Family Estate Pinot Noir Reserve 2012, Dundee, OR, 91pts WA 41.99 34.99 $27.99
Flowers Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast 2015, CA, 92pts WE 49.99 $39.99
Elk Cove Pinot Noir "Mt. Richmond" 2014, Willamette, OR, 93pts WS 55.99 $44.79
Calera Pinot Noir "Ryan" 2012, Mt. Harlan, CA, 94pts WA 59.99 $47.99
Van Duzer Pinot Noir "Homestead Block" 2013, Willamette, OR 65.99 32.99 $26.39
Hirsch Vineyard Pinot Noir "San Andreas Fault" 2011, 90pts Tanzer 74.99 64.99 $51.99
Domaine Serene Pinot Noir "Evenstad" 2014, Willamette, OR, 95pts JS 79.99 $63.99
Sea Smoke Pinot Noir "Southing" 2015, Sta. Rita Hills, CA 84.99 $67.99
Calera Pinot Noir "Jensen" 2013, Mt. Harlan, CA, 96pts WE 99.99 $79.99
Cabernet Sauvignon (California & Washington)
Powers 2015, Columbia Valley, WA 13.99 $11.19
Montoya 2014, Monterey, CA 15.99 $12.79
Barter & Trade "Volume 2", WA 21.99 $17.59
The Fabelist "373" 2015, Paso Robles, CA 21.99 $17.59
Luke 2015, Wahluke Slope, WA 24.99 $19.99
Marietta "Arme" Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, North Coast, CA, 92pts V 26.99 $21.59
Daniel Cohn "Bellacosa" 2014, North Coast, CA 27.99 $22.39
Obsidian Ridge Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, Red Hills, CA, 92pts WA 32.99 $26.39
Terra Valentine Cabernet Sauvignon "Napa" 2015 38.99 $31.19
Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, Napa, CA, 92pts JS 43.99 35.99 $28.79
Silverado Cabernet Sauvignon "Napa" 2013, CA, 93pts JS 45.99 39.99 $31.99
Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon Napa 2012, 93pts WA 52.99 $42.39
Stags' Leap Winery Cabernet Sauvignon "Napa" 2014, 90pts WA 59.99 46.99 $37.59
Orin Swift "Papillon" Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, Napa, 95pts WA 64.99 $51.99
Silverado Cab Sauv "GEO" 2013, Coombsville/Napa, 92pts V 86.99 $69.59
Montelena Cabernet Sauvignon 2009, 93+pts WA 119.99 $95.99
Altamura Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, 94pts WA 121.99 $97.59
Plumpjack Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Estate 2013, 94pts WS 137.99 $110.39
Dunn Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain 2012, 96+pts WA 169.99 $135.99
Mondavi Cabernet Sauvignon "Reserve" 2013, 95pts WA 169.99 $135.99
Barnett Cabernet Sauvignon "Rattlesnake" 2012, 96pts WA 199.99 $159.99
Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, 99pts WA 214.99 $171.99
Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, 100pts WA 234.99 $187.99
Quilceda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, 96pts & #2 in Top 100 -WS 235.99 $188.79
Shafer Cabernet Sauvignon "Hillside Select" 2012, 100pts WA 249.99 $199.99
Other Domestic Reds
Corvidae "Lenore" Syrah 2016, Washington 18.99 $15.19
Robert Mondavi Napa Merlot 2013, 90pts WS 19.99 $15.99
Foppiano Petite Sirah Russian River 2013 21.99 $17.59
Tooth & Nail "The Fiend" 2012, Paso Robles, CA 24.99 19.99 $15.99
Mareitta "Christo" 2014, (syrah/grenache/petite sirah/viognier), 91WA 26.99 $21.59
Slow Down Wines "Sexual Chocolate" 2014, CA 28.99 $23.19
Stolpman Estate Grown Syrah 2013, Ballard Canyon, CA, 90pts WA 29.99 $23.99
Lang & Reed Cabernet Franc 2013, North Coast, CA, 91pts WS 31.99 $25.59
L'Ecole #41 Syrah 2014, Columbia Valley, WA, 91pts WA 31.99 $25.59
Cain Cuvee NV 11/12, Napa 39.99 32.99 $26.39
Gramercy Syrah 2012, Columbia Valley, WA, 93pts WA 44.99 $35.99
Ridge Lytton Springs 2015, (Zin, Petite Sirah, Carignane) 94pt V 47.99 $38.39
Ridge Geyserville 2015, Sonoma, 50th Anniversary, Not yet rated 47.99 $38.39
Carlisle "Mancini Ranch" Zinfandel 2015, Russian River, CA, 90pts WA 57.99 $46.39
Rotie Cellars "Northern Blend" 2011, Washington, 92pts WA 59.99 35.99 $28.79
Leonetti Merlot 2011, Walla Walla, Washington, 93pts WA 99.99 $79.99
Chardonnay (domestic)
Shooting Star Chardonnay 2016, Mendocino, CA 14.99 $11.99
Brea 2015, Central Coast, CA 17.99 $14.39
Lyric (by Etude) 2015, Santa Barbara, CA 21.99 $17.59
Landmark "Overlook" 2013, Sonoma, CA 27.99 22.99 $18.39
Browne Family 2014, Columbia Valley, WA 28.99 $23.19
Frog's Leap Napa 2015 34.99 $27.99
Keenan Chardonnay Spring Mountain 2014, Napa, 90pts WE 38.99 $31.19
Sixto "Uncovered" 2012, Columbia Valley, WA, 91pts WA 39.99 $31.99
Newton Chardonnay Unfiltered 2013, Napa, CA, 94pts WA 59.99 $47.99
Ridge "Estate" 2014, Santa Cruz, CA, 95pts Decanter 61.99 $49.59
Mount Eden Chardonnay 2011, Santa Cruz Mtn, CA, 95pts WS 69.99 $55.99
Hirsch Vineyard Chardonnay Sonoma Coast 2013 79.99 69.99 $55.99
Paul Hobbs "Edward James Estate" Chardonnay 2014, 97pts JS 84.99 $67.99
Sea Smoke Chardonnay Estate 2014, Sta. Rita Hills, CA, 93pts WE 99.99 $79.99
Sauvignon Blanc (from around the world)
Hanna 2016, Russian River Valley, CA 14.99 $11.99
Three Brooms 2017, Marlborough, NZ 15.99 $12.79
Henri Bourgeois "Petite Bourgeois" 2016, Loire, France 16.99 $13.59
Tuck Beckstoffer "75" 2015, CA 16.99 $13.59
Airfield 2016, Yakima Valley, WA 18.99 $15.19
Loveblock 2016, Marlborough, NZ, 90pts WS 19.99 $15.99
Sidebar Sauvignon Blanc 2015, High Valley, CA, 91pts & Top 100 -WS 21.99 $17.59
Cliff Lede 2015/2016, Napa, CA 30.99 $24.79
Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2016, Marlborough, NZ, 90pt WS 35.99 27.99 $22.39
Rochioli Sauvignon Blanc 2015, Russian River, 90pts WA 42.99 $34.39
South America
Los Vascos Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, Chile, 92pts JS 10.99 $8.79
Colonia Las Liebres Bonarda Clasica 2015, Mendoza, 90pts WA 16.99 $13.59
Apaltagua "Envero" Carmenere Gran Reserva 2014, Colchagua, Chile 17.99 $14.39
Altos Las Hormigas "Uco Valley Terroir" 2015, Argentina 18.99 $15.19
Deicas Tannat 2015, Uruguay 24.99 $19.99
Mendel Malbec 2014, Mendoza, Argentina, 91pts JS 29.99 $23.99
Acheval Ferrer "Quimera" (Malbec/Cab Franc) 2012, Mendoza, 93pt JS 39.99 32.99 $26.39
Zuccardi "Concreto" Malbec 2016, Mendoza, Argentina 42.99 $34.39
Don Melchor Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, Puente Alto, Chile, 96pts JS 99.99 $79.99
Odds & Ends
Crossings Pinot Noir 2015, Awatere Valley, NZ 18.99 $15.19
Tenacity Winemaker's Old Vine Red 2016, McLaren Vale, Australia 19.99 $15.99
Domaine Ott "Chateau Romassan" Bandol Rose 2016, France, 93pt WE 59.99 $47.99
Domaine Ott "Chat de Selle" Provence Rose 2016, France, 92pts WE 59.99 $47.99
Quinta do Vesuvio Vintage Port 2013, Portugal, 95pts WA 78.99 $63.19

Plus Thousands More!!! This is just a small sampling; every wine in the store qualifies for the discounts! Save even more by the case!!!

Thanks for reading. We hope to see you soon.
 
Sincerely,

The North Loop Wine & Spirits Team

Key: WA=Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, WS=The Wine Spectator, JS=James Suckling, V=Vinous (Tanzer & Galloni), IWC=Steven Tanzer's International Wine Cellar, WE=Wine Enthusiast, North Loop Staff: LI=Lisa, TD=Tony, DM=Darrin, PG=Patti, JB=Jon, MP=Madison, ER=Emily

North Loop Wine and Spirits
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Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401

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