Michaels's Cellar Selections

Barbaresco "Vigneto Bordini", La Spinetta, Piedmont, IT, 2013
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Fresh with full black fruit aromas and emerging notes of pepper. Pungent floral lift and bright red cherry and respberry favors.
$61.95 $59.95
Chateau Guiraud, Sauternes, FR, 2009 (750ml)
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Apricot, peach, a touch of honeysuckle and quince with a touch of almond.
$73.95
Brunello di Montalcino, Il Poggione, IT, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 95+
“Il Poggione is a Brunello superstar and a vintage like this reveals every reason why that affirmation is true. From the second the 2012 Brunello di Montalcino pours into the glass, you know you are in for something special. The wine is
$74.95
Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Chateau de Beaucastel, FR, 2011
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 94
“2011 Chateauneuf du Pape offers up a sweet bouquet of spiced black cherries, plum, truffle, saddle leather and underbrush. Coming from tiny yields (which were down 50% from 2010), this medium to full-bodied 2011 is gorgeously textured
$91.95
Chateau Pape Clement, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 97
Blend of 51% Cabernet Sauvignon, 46% Merlot, 2% Petit Verdot and 1% Cabernet Franc. Full-bodied, with rich cassis, subtle burning embers and spice followed by velvety, well-integrated tannins, the wine is lush, expansive, savory and pr
$96.95
Barolo “Cannubi”, Paolo Scavino, IT, 2013
Not rated
Jamessuckling.com: 96
“Aromas of strawberries, flowers and tea follow through to a full body, a dense center palate and a tannic and structured finish. Big and powerful Cannubi. Tiny production. Drink in 2022.”
$98.95
Barbaresco "Bernardot, Bricco Asili", Ceretto, Piedmont, IT, 2009
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 94
An opulent, full-bodied wine, packed with soft tannins that are already nicely evolved and silky. Very concentrated and varied on the nose, with the classic signs of flowers and red fruit in the foreground. This is a wine that fully exp
$98.95
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte Blanc, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 95
Château Smith Haut Lafitte white 2012 offers a bright, vibrant pale yellow colour with green hue. The first nose offers delicate notes of white fruits and flowers, rich with an explosion of yellow fruits, peach, apricot, mango, citrus f
$109.95
Chateau Branaire-Ducru, Saint Julien, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Raspberry jam, black currants, crushed rocks and spring flowers.
$109.95
Barolo "Cannubi" E Pira Chaiara Boschis, IT, 2012
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
The regal Barolo Cannubi has a nose with a myriad of sweet scents of spice and ripe fruit, that is accompanied by the classical notes of Cannubi (mint and eucalyptus). With a lively taste that is powerful and chewy, but pleasingly elegant.
$111.95
Chateau Rieussec, Sauternes, FR, 2009
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 97
“It has a rich and powerful bouquet that overshadows the 2010, decadent ripe quince, peach and dried honey scents, a dab of beeswax developing with time. The palate is wonderfully balanced with botrytis-rich fruit, a multilayered and opu
$117.95
Barolo "Brunate", Ceretto, Piedmont, IT, 2008
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 92
This is a silky, smooth Barolo, delicately scented with roses and violets, showing great aromatic complexity.
$121.95
Domaine de Chevalier Blanc, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Honeyed pears, subtle citrus, candle wax, orange zest and lemon butter.
$134.95
Red Blend "Proprietary Red", Pahlmeyer, Napa Valley, CA, 2014
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 94
“beautiful pure fruit, silky, velvety tannins, a layered mouthfeel and deep blackcurrant and black cherry fruit intermixed with cedar wood, fruitcake and smoky oak. This is a terrific wine as well and it will be the fastest out of the ga
$159.95
Chateau Pape Clement, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2009
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
"A blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc with a modest 13.5% alcohol. Notes of burning embers, scorched earth, graphite, blueberries, blackberries and toasty vanillin.”
$174.95
Cabernet Sauvignon, Spottswoode, Napa, CA, 2014
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 99+
“Inky bluish purple to the rim, it has hints of violets intermixed with sweet foresty notes, blackcurrants, chocolate and a touch of subtle smoke and earth. It is dense, with higher acidity and more noticeable structure than the 2012, b
$189.95
Cabernet Sauvignon "Ulysses", Christian Moueix, Napa Valley, CA, 2013
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 96
Gorgeous blueberry and blackberry fruit, along with the telltale cassis and floral notes, jump from the glass.
$189.95
Chateau Leoville Poyferre, Saint Julien, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Full-bodied, dense purple in color, with floral notes intermixed with blackberries, cassis, graphite and spring flowers.
$199.95
Chateau L'Eglise Clinet, Pomerol, FR, 2011
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Mulberries, cherry liqueur and spring flowers, andt no hint of oak.
$209.95
Red Blend "Les Pavots", Peter Michael, Knight's Valley, CA, 2014
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 95
“This wine is fabulous in the vintage, although certainly less profoundly concentrated and extracted, as well as structured, compared to the 2013, which was off-the-charts fabulous. This is a brilliant wine, charming, with front-end load
$249.95
Chateau Lynch Bages, Pauillac, FR, 2010
Not rated
This huge Pauillac boasts an inky/purple color as well as impressive notes of creme de cassis, smoke, graphite and spring flowers. This dense, seriously endowed, monstrous Lynch Bages is reminiscent of some of the wines made at this estate in the 1950s, 1
$249.95
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte, Pessac-Leognan Rouge, FR, 2009
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 100
Glorious nose of acacia flowers, licorice, charcoal, blueberries, black raspberries, lead pencil shavings and incense.
$279.95 $249.95
Chateau Pichon-Longueville Baron, Pauillac, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Black/purple-colored with super concentration and richness as well as creme de cassis, blackberry liqueur, licorice, camphor and spring flowers.
$279.95
Chateau d'Yquem, Sauternes, FR, 2005, 375ml
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Honey, vanilla and almond scents, still a little new oak to be fully assimilated but demonstrating superb focus.
$384.95 $345.95
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