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Owen Roe Scores Big in Wine Spectator
Ex Umbris Syrah, Dubrul Merlot, Rosa Mystica & Slide Mountain Cab Francs

  Owen Roe

Owen Roe's spring releases received excellent reviews in the June Wine Spectator, and some wines are almost gone. Now is the time to order.

Owen Roe
Ex Umbris Syrah 05 $23.95/$21.55

Wine Spectator 91 points
and "Smart Buy"

"Supple, generous and beautifully focused to display its cherry, blackberry and dusky spice flavors. Not a big, blatant red, but a wine that shows finesse and refinement without losing any of its ripe flavors. Drink now through 2015. 3,100 cases made." –HS

Owen Roe
Rosa Mystica Cabernet Franc 05 $41.95/$37.76

Sold out at winery and only available as part of the Owen Roe Case below
Wine Spectator 91 points
"Broad and generous, though not heavy, this bristles with juicy plum and floral aromas and flavors, fine-grained tannins and a sweet touch of spice as the finish lingers. Drink now through 2011. 511 cases made." –HS

Owen Roe
Dubrul Merlot 05 $44.95/$40.46

Wine Spectator 93 points
"Supple, broad, and remarkably generous and deep. Sports a peppery character arounda plush core of black cherry, dark chocolate, and sweet oak flavors, mingling enticingly as the finish rolls on and on. Best from 2008 through 2014. 201 cases made." H.S.

Owen Roe
Cabernet Franc "Slide Mountain" 04 $72.95/$65.66

Wine Spectator 90 points
"Supple and lithe, this is open-textured and appealing for its spicy blueberry flavors that liner on the polished finish. Drink now through 2011. 127 cases made." H.S.

STILL AVAILABLE (not yet reviewed by Wine Spectator)

Owen Roe Yakima Red 05 $42.00/$37.80

Owen Roe Zinfandel 05 $35.95/$32.36 ( Limited Release)

Owen Roe Walla Walla Cabernet Sauvignon 05 $42.00/$37.80

Owen Roe Sangiovese 04 $27.95/$25.16

Owen Roe "Highly Rated" Case $399.95

3 -- Ex Umbris Syrah 05
3 -- Dubrul Merlot 05
2 -- Owen Roe Zinfandel 05
2 -- Yakima Red 05
1 -- Rosa Mystica Cab Franc 05 (sold out except here)
1 -- Owen Roe Walla Walla Cab 05

Save $46.60 from retail price $446.55

Also reviewed but already sold out:

Owen Roe Dubrul Cabernet Sauvignon 04 $60
Wine Spectator 93 points -
An Avalon Big Reds Club Selection shipped December 2006

Owen Roe Lady Rosa Syrah 05 $45
Wine Spectator 93 points

  Dalla Vina

Dalla Vina Winery

Dalla Vina is a small "Insider's" winery based near Owen Roe. The owners are friends with David and buy fruit from and make wine at the Owen Roe facility.

Dalla Vina
Syrah 05 $24.95/$22.45

Wine Spectator 90 points

"Smooth in texture, with crisp, juicy raspberry and blueberry flavors that play against refined tannins and a hint of toast as the finish persists. Has high alcohol, but feels crisp. Drink now through 2011. 250 cases made." H.S.

Dalla Vina
Cabernet Franc 05 $24.95/$22.45

Wine Spectator 89 points
"Rich and distinctive for its peppery, licorice-scented cherry and smoke flavors, sitting gently on the lojng, expressive finish. The fine tannins are acessible already. Drink now through 2011. 200 cases made." H.S.

Dalla Vina
Bella Vista Vintner's Blend 05 $23.95/$21.55

Wine Spectator 88 points

"Offers plenty of ripe blackberry and currant fruit, shaded with hints of sage and toast. The fruit lingers on the harmonious finish. Malbec, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvig non, Merlot and Petit Verdot. Drink now through 2010. 100 cases made." H.S.

Still a bit in stock
Sineann Old Vine Zinfandel 05 $35.95/$32.36
Sineann's famous red, made from 100+ year old vines

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