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Krug Brut Vintage 1996 (Champagne, France) - [RP 98]
Krug Brut Vintage 1996 (Champagne, France) - [RP 98]
Retail Price: $1,290.00

99 Points & #10 Top 100 of 2007 - Wine Spectator Magazine:
"A powerful, majestic Champagne. Deep and compelling, with aromas of whole-grain toast, coconut and dried citrus that draw you in. Lean and racy on the palate, with a creaminess that's yet to be integrated. A classic '96, with ripe, exotic aromas and a steely structure. Still a baby, with the long, resonant finish confirming its potential. Best from 2009 through 2040. 10,000 cases made." — BS (July 2007)
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Bollinger Special Cuvee Champagne [375 mL HALF-BOTTLE] (Champagne, France) - [WS 94] [WN 94] [WE 93] [W&S 92] [BH 91] [CG 91] [RP 90]
Bollinger Special Cuvee Champagne [375 mL HALF-BOTTLE] (Champagne, France) - [JD 93] [WS 92] [JS 92] [RP 91] [AG 90]
Retail Price: $75.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: $37.97
You save $37.03!

CASE PRICE = $36.99 per bottle (add 12+ quantity to your basket)
93 Points - Jeb Dunnuck:
"Bollinger’s NV Special Cuvée knocks it out of the park. Made from 60% Pinot Noir, 25% Chardonnay and the rest Pinot Meunier, with 30% of the blend brought up in barrels, it boasts a rich, deep, medium to full-bodied style as well as terrific notes of lemon curd, crème brûlée, caramelized stone fruits, and hints of toasty nuttiness that develop with time in the glass. It’s a big, rich Champagne that stays balanced and pure. Beautiful stuff." - Jeb Dunnuck (03/15/2018)
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Bollinger Special Cuvee Champagne (Champagne, France) [6.0 L MAGNUM] - [WS 93] [WE 92] [W&S 92] [RP 91] [ST 91]
Bollinger Special Cuvee Champagne (Champagne, France) [6.0 L MAGNUM] - [JD 93] [WS 92] [JS 92] [RP 91] [AG 90]
Retail Price: $2,000.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: $1,398.99
You save $601.01!

93 Points - Jeb Dunnuck:
"Bollinger’s NV Special Cuvée knocks it out of the park. Made from 60% Pinot Noir, 25% Chardonnay and the rest Pinot Meunier, with 30% of the blend brought up in barrels, it boasts a rich, deep, medium to full-bodied style as well as terrific notes of lemon curd, crème brûlée, caramelized stone fruits, and hints of toasty nuttiness that develop with time in the glass. It’s a big, rich Champagne that stays balanced and pure. Beautiful stuff." - Jeb Dunnuck (03/15/2018)
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Mer Soleil Chardonnay Magnum Deal: (12) 2009 Mer Soleil Chardonnay 750mL for $27.99 btl & (1) 2008 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $5.99 btl - [WE 92]
Mer Soleil Chardonnay Magnum Deal: (12) 2009 Mer Soleil Chardonnay 750mL for $27.99 btl & (1) 2008 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $5.99 btl - [WE 92]
Retail Value: $560.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: 12 x $27.99 + $5.99 = $341.87
You save $218.13!

Mer Soleil Chardonnay Magnum Deal contains: twelve (12) 2009 Mer Soleil Chardonnay 750mL for $27.99 btl & one (1) 2008 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $5.99!

92 Points - Wine Enthusiast Magazine (2009 vintage):
"Oak brings strong buttered toast and vanilla flavors to this Chardonnay. But it’s also a powerhouse from the vineyard, with massive orange, pineapple and apricot flavors. May even have some botrytis, to judge from the honeyed sweetness. Yet for all the opulence, the finish is dry."  — S.H.  (3/1/2012)

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Mer Soleil Chardonnay Magnum Deal: (12) 2011 Mer Soleil Chardonnay 750mL for $27.99 btl & (1) 2009 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $4.99 btl
Mer Soleil Chardonnay Magnum Deal: (12) 2011 Mer Soleil Chardonnay 750mL for $27.99 btl & (1) 2009 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $4.99 btl
Retail Value: $560.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: 12 x $27.99 + $4.99 = $340.87
You save $219.13!

Mer Soleil Chardonnay Magnum Deal contains: twelve (12) 2011 Mer Soleil Chardonnay 750mL for $27.99 btl & one (1) 2009 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $4.99!


92 Points - Wine Enthusiast Magazine (2009 vintage):
"Oak brings strong buttered toast and vanilla flavors to this Chardonnay. But it’s also a powerhouse from the vineyard, with massive orange, pineapple and apricot flavors. May even have some botrytis, to judge from the honeyed sweetness. Yet for all the opulence, the finish is dry." — S.H. (3/1/2012)

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Mer Soleil Chardonnay Magnum Deal: (12) 2012 "Silver" Unoaked Chardonnay 750mL for $19.97 btl & (1) 2009 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $4.99 btl
Mer Soleil Chardonnay Magnum Deal: (12) 2012 "Silver" Unoaked Chardonnay 750mL for $19.97 btl & (1) 2009 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $4.99 btl
Retail Value: $512.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: 12 x $27.99 + $4.99 = $244.63
You save $267.37!

Mer Soleil Silver Chardonnay Magnum Deal contains: twelve (12) 2012 Mer Soleil Silver Unoaked Chardonnay 750mL for $19.97 btl & one (1) 2009 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $4.99!


Bright minerality and fresh-cut hay qualities are apparent on the nose, followed by zesty citrus and stone-fruit notes. Seamless fruit flavors of grapefruit, lemon and gooseberry shine through on the mid-palate, complemented by a crisp acidity that carries through from start to finish. The higher acidity in this wine makes it a perfect accompaniment to a wide array of food, particularly fresh summer salads, grilled seafood, tomato-based dishes and guacamole.

“What I love most about this wine is that it has a true sense of place, by fermenting and aging without oak, you allow the flavor influences from the vineyard to really shine through”
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Rutherford Collector's Set: (12) 2008 Quintessa Cabernet Sauvignon 750mL for $128.99 btl & (1) 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $2.99 btl - [CG 96] [WE 95] [RP 91] [ST 90]
Rutherford Collector's Set: (12) 2008 Quintessa Cabernet Sauvignon 750mL for $128.99 btl & (1) 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $2.99 btl - [CG 96] [WE 95] [RP 91] [ST 90]
Retail Value: $2,520.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: 12 x $128.99 + $2.99 = $1,550.87
You save $969.13!

Rutherford Collector's Set Contains twelve (12) 2008 Quintessa Cabernet Sauvignon 750mL for $128.99 btl & one (1) 1.5L MAGNUM for ONLY $2.99!

96 Points - Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine (for 2007):
"There is a sense of sophistication and well-managed ripeness that seem a constant in the best Cabernets of the vintage, and both are apparent in this complex and very well-crafted wine. A nice splash of sweet oak highlights the very keen curranty fruit in its aromas and continues on as a sympathetic partner to themes of cassis and black cherries in the wine's lengthy and beautifully proportioned flavors. Ageworthy by dint of its balance rather than for forbidding astringency, this is one to hide away for at least a half dozen years and more." (Dec 2010)

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Henriot Brut Champagne "Blanc de Blancs" Chardonnay NV (Champagne, France) - [WS 93] [WE 93] [BH 92] [RP 91] [ST 91] [CG 90] [W&S 90]
Henriot Brut Champagne "Blanc de Blancs" Chardonnay NV (Champagne, France) - [WS 91] [AG 91] [RP 91]
Retail Price: $90.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: $59.97
You save $30.03!

91 Points - Wine Spectator Magazine:
"A finely knit version that glides across the palate, this elegant blanc de blancs offers vibrant acidity layered with ripe Dijon pear, toast, pastry cream and candied lemon zest. Drink now through 2021. 1,000 cases imported." - AN (Nov 15, 2017)

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Bollinger Special Cuvee Champagne (Champagne, France) - [WS 94] [WN 94] [WE 93] [W&S 92] [RP 90]
Bollinger Special Cuvee Champagne (Champagne, France) - [JD 93] [WS 92] [JS 92] [RP 91] [AG 90]
Retail Price: $125.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: $59.97
You save $65.03!

6-PACK PRICE = $56.99 per bottle (add 6+ quantity to your basket)
CASE PRICE = $53.99 per bottle (add 12+ quantity to your basket)
93 Points - Jeb Dunnuck:
"Bollinger’s NV Special Cuvée knocks it out of the park. Made from 60% Pinot Noir, 25% Chardonnay and the rest Pinot Meunier, with 30% of the blend brought up in barrels, it boasts a rich, deep, medium to full-bodied style as well as terrific notes of lemon curd, crème brûlée, caramelized stone fruits, and hints of toasty nuttiness that develop with time in the glass. It’s a big, rich Champagne that stays balanced and pure. Beautiful stuff." - Jeb Dunnuck (03/15/2018)
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Krug Rose Brut 21st Edition (Champagne, France)
Krug Rose Brut 21st Edition (Champagne, France) - [WE 96] [WS 95]
Retail Price: $380.00
Artisan Wine Depot Price: $329.99
You save $50.01!

96 Points - Wine Enthusiast Magazine:
"This wine has richness, maturity and intensity. It offers so many complexities and layers of flavor that come together in a red-fruit-flavored, lightly toasty wine that has freshness as well as some age. Drink now. - RV (12/1/2018
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