Corliss' Little Secrets
Sometimes you have to break your own rules. The applicable rule? Avoid wines with critters on the label.
We debated with each other. "That label is cheesy!" said Andy. "I kind of like it," said Marcus. What we agree on is the juice inside the bottle. It rocks.
Of course it does. It comes from the Corliss family, whose wines are at the pinnacle of Washington. They skimp on nothing.
So, whether you like the label (at right) or not, you'll absolutely love the Secret Squirrel wines from Corliss.
$22.45 in any 12 bottle or Build a Case* order ($24.95 regular)
Rock solid Cab, made in every way like a wine twice its price. Great fruit sources from Red Mountain, Walla Walla, and Yakima, aged in 70% new oak for over two years, then bottle aged -- you simply don't see that in a sub-$25 Washington Cab. Classic cassis partners with espresso, sage, dried tobacco and black olive. Great for drinking now, with plenty of stuffing and structure to last several years.
Corliss Secret Squirrel Rhone Blend 2012
$22.45 in any 12 bottle or Build a Case* order ($24.95)
Dollar for dollar, this just might be the best Rhone blend in Washington. Wonderful sweet raspberry and mulberry, cured olive, purple flowers, fig and cigar box. Beautifully balanced for sipping or pairing with just about anything from the grill, it also has plenty of cellar life ahead of it. 48% Syrah, 32% Grenache and 20% Mourvedre.
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Build a Case
Make sure you always get a discount by using Build a Case. How it works:
If you haven't found a full case (12 bottles) to buy today, start your Build a Case now by purchasing a few bottles online, by phone or email. If you order online, select the Build a Case option. If by phone or email, just ask us to add the bottles to a Build a Case for you. You'll receive order confirmation and we'll cellar the wines for you at no charge.
Add to your case whenever you see wines you can't resist. Each time you add to your Build a Case, you'll be charged the discounted price.
When you complete your case, we'll apply a shipping rate and contact you to schedule your case for shipment.
Because of finite space in our warehouse, we kindly ask that you complete your Build a Case within six months. Please email or call us with any questions.