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Purveyors of Hand Crafted Wines from around the World. Go to: www.bedfordwines.com to find more wines, recipes, and food matches. We deliver locally and nationwide. Free local delivery.

PRE-SELL SPRING 2019 SAVINGS OF UP TO 40% ON OVER SEVENTY WINES HAND PICKED FROM AROUND THE WORLD

TASTE BEFORE YOU BUY! We will be tasting half of these wines on Saturday, March 30th and the balance Saturday, April 6th. Orders must be received by Saturday April 6th. SEE PAGES 2, 3, AND 4 FOR A LIST OF WINES

If you cannot make the tasting you can still order these wines by going to our website: www.bedfordwines.com or by downloading our online Adobe PDf or our Flip Book and clicking on the wine label

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SPRING PRE-SELL OFFER

This offer contains the newest vintages, at incredible savings, on over 70 wines from around the world. Take advantage of our pre-sell to purchase wines for your Fall and Holiday Gift Giving and entertaining.

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CHARDONNAY AND SAUVIGNON BLANC Pre-sell Price

2015 Burly Napa ............................... 89.99 .......... 69.95 “Lightly steeped in feel, with sage and tobacco details filling in on the finish. Shows an intriguing character.” WS 90 points

2015 Flora Springs Trilogy Cab Sauv99.99.......... 69.95 “Full-bodied, concentrated, expressive and open for business, it's spicy and velvety in the mouth with a long finish.” RP93 points

2016 Jax Napa ................................. 64.99 .......... 49.95 “ scented of cedar, cassis and camphor with herbs and earth. The medium to full-bodied palate is vivacious with loads of fruit and a velvety texture with a refreshing finish." RP91

2016 Hardin Napa ............................ 37.99 .......... 27.95 “Polaner is his name, and high quality wines in all price ranges is his game. I have been tasting with Polaner over a number of years, and these notes represent his very finest value selections.” RP

2015 Stone The Crows ................... 159.99 ........ 139.95 “ beautifully polished and nuanced... the 2015 is compelling...a superb showing from proprietor Rick Talmadge and winemaker Thomas Rivers Brown.” AG95

PINOT NOIR AND SYRAH 2017 Au Bon Climat Santa Barbara 29.99 .......... 21.99 strawberries and blackberries aromas slowly rise out of the glass. Overtime more of the anise and clove will mix with these other aromas.

2015 Carriere Vespidae .................. 49.99 .......... 39.95 “offering densely packed red and dark berry flavors along with suggestions of licorice and bitter chocolate.” Vinous Media 92 (2014 vintage)

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2017 Arnot-Roberts Watson Ranch 54.99 ........... 44.95 “powerful and ample but also has quite a bit of aromatic freshness to play off the richness of the yellow orchard fruit.” AG 94 points (2016 Vintage)

2016 Banshee Sonoma Coast ......... 27.99 .......... 19.95 “fresh, floral and nicely perfumed,... easy to drink and enjoy upon release. an especially gracious, lifted style, and a solid value to boot.” AG 88

2017 De Lancellotti La Sorella ......... 37.99 .......... 29.95 “old vine vineyard planted to chardonnay selection 96 in the Chehalem Mountains Ava. Aromas of key lime, meyer lemon and crisp acidity.” Winery

2017 Domaine Dupre ....................... 19.99 .......... 14.95 “combines an intensity and purity of fruit with freshness, verve and minerality that is exceptional for its appellation." Winery

216 Flanagan Russian River ............. 69.99 .......... 54.95 “ full-bodied wine is spicy, earthy, dark and dense, with strong flavors of Gravenstein apple and nutmeg. The aromas are floral, a hearty mix of honeysuckle and apple blossom” WE 90 points

2016 Luli Santa Lucia Highlands ...... 29.99 .......... 21.95 “Silky and appealingly sweet on the palate, showing very good focus and cut to the juicy, spicetinged citrus and orchard fruit flavors.” AG91

2016 Stewart Sonoma Mountain ..... 44.99 .......... 34.95 “well-made white that is bittersweet in oak and managed tannin. There's an intensity to the finish of baked apple, pear and fig” WE90

2016 Stuhlmuller Alexander Valley. 34.99 .......... 24.95 “Medium-bodied, it delivers refreshing apple and pear flavors with lovely savory accents and a spicy finish.”RP90

2015 Crowley Four Winds ................ 54.99 .......... 44.95

2016 Talley Arroyo Grande ............. 34.99 .......... 24.95

“ a suave blend of power and finesse and finishes extremely long, featuring harmonious tannins and outstanding clarity." Vinous Media 93

“Juicy and focused , offering vibrant Meyer lemon, pear and honeysuckle flavors and a sneaky touch of fennel. Finishes tangy and long.” AG92

2016 Luli Santa Lucia Highlands...... 29.99 .......... 21.95

2017 Cade Sauvignon Blanc........... 47.99 .......... 34.95

“Clings with very good tenacity on the finish which features silky tannins and an exotic touch of fivespice powder.” Vinous Media 91

“Medium-bodied with a wonderful racy line supporting the intense citrus and stony layers, it finishes on a lingering mineral note." RP90

2015 Mark Herold Collide Rhone .... 32.99 .......... 24.95

2017 Hourglass Sauvignon Blanc .... 49.99 .......... 39.95

“Super-ripe dark cherry, plum, lavender, chocolate, menthol and crème de cassis infuse this bold, flavorful wine.” Vinous Media 92 points

“This is an excellent sauvignon blanc with semillon character underneath, showing sliced-mango and lemon character. Medium to full body, light phenolic texture and a dried -citrus undertone.” JS93

2017 Tensley Syrah Colson Cyn Rhone54.99 ..... 38.95

“Super-ripe dark cherry, plum, lavender, chocolate, menthol and crème de cassis infuse this bold, flavorful wine.” WS 95 points


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2015 Magnien Frederic Bourgogne Bl 27.99 ...... 21.95 “The palate is fresh and vibrant on the entry with a keen thread of acidity, harmonious and smooth with a cheeky hint of white chocolate.” RP88-90

2016 Clos des Rocs Pouilly Loche ...37.99........... 29.95 “a medium to full-bodied, elegantly textural wine with a layered mid-palate, succulent balancing acids and a long, pure finish.” RP90

2016 Do du Meix Foulot Mercurey Bl39.99 ......... 32.95 “ a lovely salinity that renders the very dry and overtly stony finish quite refreshing. This wellmade effort could easily be enjoyed young or held for a few years.” BH89

2017 Droin Jean-Paul & Benoit Chablis39.99...... 29.95

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2016 Barret Matt Cornas Brise Calloux74.99....... 59.95 “medium to full-bodied, it's supple, charming, even pretty in style, a complex, elegant wine. The nose beautifully balances notes of violet, thyme, crushed stone and red fruit.” RP92

2017 Chapoutier Bila-Haut Roussillon19.99 ........ 13.95 “lush, creamy and generous. It's loaded with vibrant cherry fruit, framed by supple tannins and just downright delicious." RP88-91

2014 Domaine Gauby Roussillon ... 89.99 ........... 74.95 “raspberries, cherries mingling with wild herbs and subtle hints of savory spice. medium-bodied and silky, already approachable yet capable of drinking well through at least 2022.” RP93

“White peaches and lime citrus witha very smooth, fleshy and nicely balanced palate. There’s a lot of fruitiness and acid power here. Excellent.“ JS91-92

2015 Du Gour de Chaule Gigondas37.99........... 29.95

“There is ample mineral reduction character present on the iodine, essence of pear and lemonlime aromas.” BH89

2016 St. Damien Cotes du Rhone ... 19.99 ........... 15.95

2016 Dampt Daniel Chablis Vaillons44.99 .......... 34.95

2017 Jouard V&F Chassagne Mont .69.99........... 59.95 “ An accessible wine young with citrus notes, white flower aromas, and vivacity." Winery

2016 Chartron Jean Meursault Pierres69.99 ....... 54.95 “ The palate is fresh and vibrant on the entry with a keen thread of acidity, harmonious and smooth with a cheeky hint of white chocolate and almond toward the finish.” RP 88-90

RED BURGUNDY 2016 Leroux Benjamin Bourgogne ..39.99........... 31.95 “excellent intensity and definition to its flavors of red fruits and flowers. includes a lot of Beaune villages and premier cru fruit.” AG89

2016 Marchand Tawse Bourgogne .27.99........... 21.99 “appealing vivacity to the delicious flavors that possess noticeable salinity on the moderately rustic finish that delivers fine length." BH86-88

2016 Besson Haut Colombier Givry37.99........... 29.95 “ there is delicious flavors that possess noticeable salinity on the moderately rustic finish that delivers fine length” BH86-88

2016 Rion Daniel Nuits St. Georges .99.99........... 79.95

“Deeply concentrated...shows excellent clarity and mineral cut on a sweet, seamless finish shaped by smooth tannins.” AG92-94 “typical tar and black olive notes...it's full-bodied and velvety, and with air and swirling, lovely fresh blueberry notes emerge.” RP89-91 (2017 Vintage)

ROSE Reviews are from 2017. 2018 not yet reviewed

2018 Fleur de California Pinot Noir. 22.99 .......... 17.95 “A chewy, focused midweight that shows good energy and a touch of bitterness on the nicely persistent finish.” AG82

2018 La Bastide Blanche Bandol..... 27.99 .......... 21.95 “concentrated red berry and pit fruit flavors Shows excellent clarity and mineral cut on the finish, which lingers with strong, floral-driven persistence"

2018 Pigoudet Premiere Provence . 19.99 .......... 13.95 “With its light fruitiness and attractive acidity, the wine is ripe with red-berry fruits and finishes with a fine crisp aftertaste.” WE86 (2016 Vint )

2018 St. Aix Coteaux d’Aix .............. 24.99 .......... 19.95 “Ripe red fruits, layers of intense acidity and tangy texture come together to make a wine packed with fruitiness as well as great freshness.” WE90

2018 Spencer La Pujade La P’tite Soeur15.99 .... 12.95 “Gobelet pruning for Grenache, guyot for Syrah. De-stemming and very gentle pressing. Natural fermentation with indigenous yeast” Winery yeast and temperature control

“rose, cherry, sandalwood, vanilla and toast mark this striking red... ending with firm, wellintegrated tannins and a lingering aftertaste” WS93 (2015 Vintage)

2017 Pabiot Pouilly Fume Florilege . 29.99 .......... 24.95

“Come bottle age, I think this will be a fine, quite punchy Volnay with a Pommard-like reserve on the finish.” RP87-89

2017 Berthier Clement Sancerre ..... 29.99 .......... 24.95

2014 Glantenay Volnay Les Brouillards74.99 ..... 59.95

“This open wine provides a good introduction to the company's impressive range. Citrus fruits are laced with ripe apples and crisp pears cut with minerality.”WE89

Traditional vinification with low temperature fermentation and maturation for 6-8 months on fine lees in tank." Winery


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2013 La Rasina Brunello di Montalcino 59.99 ..... 47.95 “wealth of ripe fruit with spice, tobacco, cedar and plum aromas that follow through to a full body, chewy and dense tannins and a ripe and delicious finish.” JS96

2013 Mocali Brunello di Montalcino54.99 .......... 41.95 “In the mouth, the cherry and plum flavors make way for assertive tannins. Comes together in the end, remaining fresh on the tobacco- and underbrush-accented finish.” WS92

2015 Salcheto Nobile Montepulciano27.99 ...... 21.95 “Leather, iron and sanguine notes chime in as this cruises to a lingering aftertaste. Shows terrific intensity and balance.” WS94

2015 Fratelli Lange Nebbiolo ........... 19.99 .......... 14.95 “Lean and sinewy, offering cherry, currant and leafy tobacco notes, this is bright and juicy, with a compact finish.” WS89 (2014 Vint)

2016 Produttori di Manduria Primitvo21.99 ......... 16.95 “Dried strawberries, dried redcurrants, sugar plums and red cassis. Full body, round and ripe tannins and a soft finish.” JS90 (2015 vintage)

2015 Bussola Ripasso Valpolicella .. 29.99 .......... 23.95 “Ca’del Laito was a place-name for a vineyard that straddles the ridge above Quintarelli. Tommaso purchased the vineyard (and the little workhouse there) from Masi in 2002.” Winery

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2017 Felton Road Pinot Noir Cornish Pt 74.99 ..... 59.95 “A richly fruited style with black-cherry and berry aromas and flavors, cast in a gently muscular bed of grainy tannins that delivers a smooth, plush and luxuriant mouthfeel.” JS94

2017 Otto’s Constant Dream Sauv BL 24.99 ........ 17.95 “savory palate with a great intensity of herb laced flavors and a lively line of freshness, finishing long with a honeyed citrus lift.” RP89 (2016 vint)

2018 Massey Dacta Sauvignon Blanc16.99 ....... 12.95 “A simpler and more elemental style that still offers sessionable appeal with lime, passion fruit and white peach fruits. Drink now.” JS87

2018 Tablelands Sauvignon Blanc .. 16.99........... 12.95 “Offers a mouthwatering mix of celery leaf, lime zest and green apple flavors, with an appealing hint of wasabi that lingers on the finish.” WS88

2018 Lagoon Hill Sauvignon Blanc .. 19.99........... 14.95 “pretty aromas of lychee, mango and florals in this wine. There's a feeling of slight sweetness on the palate, with plenty of fruitiness and balanced acidity.” WE87 (2016 vint)

2017 Huia Sauvignon Blanc ............. 24.99........... 17.95 “savory palate with a great intensity of herb laced flavors and a lively line of freshness, finishing long with a honeyed citrus lift." RP89 (2016 vint)

2017 Shaw & Smith Sauvignon Australia 27.99 ... 21.95 “this crisp white remains light to medium-bodied, lively and fresh. It's a delightful combination that more Sauvignon Blancs should aspire to.” RP91 Reviews are from 2017. 2018 not yet reviewed


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