Bring on the Festive Bubbles!
Sparkling wine adds a little pizzazz to any event, and makes a great gift or host gift, too!
Mumm Cuvée Napa Brut Prestige or Brut Rose 750 ML Bottle $16.99
Brut Prestige features fine bright citrus, red apple, stone fruit and creamy vanilla aromas, with hints of toast, honey and gingerbread spice. Its vibrant flavors are balanced by fine acidity and a rich, lingering finish. The Brut Rose brings fresh, vivid aromas of black cherries, red berries and citrus, followed by soft red fruit flavors that are rich and elegant. Creamy cheeses or Salmon is a great match for this wine.
Torresella Prosecco, Italy 750 ML Bottle $10.99
Fresh and fruity with juicy acidity, gentle mousse and a delicately off-dry finish. Loaded with flavors of fresh peaches, apricots and green apple, and hints of almonds, the creamy mousse makes this wine a delight to drink on its own, as an aperitif or for any wine-based cocktail.
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Hotel Starlino Cherries, 14.1 oz. Jar, $12.99
Starlino cherries are exquisite all-natural Maraschino cherries matured for two weeks in their natural Marasca juice then rested for another week to achieve their peak flavor. The result, a delicious luxury cherry that is delightfully sweet and savory.
Bati Rum, Selected Varieties, 750ml Bottle, $15.99
On the west coast of the Fijian Island of Viti Levu lies the township of Lautoka and the RUM Co. of Fiji Distillery. A distillery producing rum as a craft, carried out by hand and following time-honored traditions since 1980. The Fijian Islands are renowned for their pure water, nourishing the sugar cane growing in rich volcanic soil at the base of The Sleeping Giant Mountain. The hand-cut sugar cane is distilled into rum and filtered through coconut shell carbon to capture the pure taste of Fiji.
Drake’s Organic Vodka, 750ml Bottle, $12.99
Carefully produced with the highest quality USDA Organic, hand-selected cane sugar to achieve a unique, smooth flavor unattainable by grain alcohol. Their ultra-premium Vodka has a clean, polished taste with subtle hints of citrus on the palate. A pleasant aroma of fresh sugarcane juice lingers on the finish. Their spirits are always USDA Organic, Certified Gluten-Free, Non-GMO Project Verified, Certified Vegan, and Certified Kosher.
Xicaru Silver Mezcal Half Bottle, 375ml Bottle, $12.99
Made in small batches with time-honored methods in Oaxaca. Natural smoky flavor perfect over generations. Earthy characteristics on the front of the palate give way to citrus and vegetal agave notes that finish distinctively clean.
Corralejo Reposado Tequila 750 ML Bottle, $21.99
100% agave tequila, obtained from the double distillation of fermented musts from weber’s blue agave. Corralejo Tequila has a mild flavor with a strong character. It has a wide range of tones derived from the American oak wood in which it is rested.
Courvoisier Cognac 750ml Bottle, $21.99
A skillfully crafted cognac that is a blend of several crus with a perfect balance between Fins Bois, Grande and Petite Champagnes, at the peak of their aromatic potential. The result is an exquisitely balanced cognac with notes of peach and toasted almond.
Drake’s Organic Vodka, 750ml Bottle, $12.99
Carefully produced with the highest quality USDA Organic, hand-selected cane sugar to achieve a unique, smooth flavor unattainable by grain alcohol. Our ultra-premium Vodka has a clean, polished taste with subtle hints of citrus on the palate. A pleasant aroma of fresh sugarcane juice lingers on the finish.
Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin, 750ml Bottle, $29.99
Gunpowder Irish Gin is an oriental inspired spirit from The Shed Distillery in Co Leitrim that’s setting the world alight. Taking its name from one of the signature botanicals, slowly dried Gunpowder tea, the recipe also includes lime, lemon and grapefruit.
Four Roses Straight Bourbon Whiskey, 750ml Bottle, $18.99
This bourbon is delicious for the price and was voted as one of the best bourbons under $25.00. Having gone through a few bottles myself, I can agree. Super delicious in a cocktail but I prefer it on by itself.
Hanson’s Vodka, Selected Varieties, 750ml Bottle, $21.99 LOCAL
Hanson’s Ginger Vodka brings a little bit of spice, a little bit of kick, and a whole lot of flavor – crisp lime notes on the nose, chili and pepper spice on the finish – sophisticated and downright delicious all at once. Hanson’s Vodka is complex and balanced on the nose and palate with a silky-smooth mouth feel that gives way to a lasting, satisfying finish that will leave you wanting more. Hanson’s Cucumber Vodka brings your Bloody Mary to a whole new level! It’s fresh and delicious in other cocktails, too.
Hartley Brandy 750ml Bottle, $6.99
The rich aroma of fresh buttered rum cake wafts through the nose. The palate is an opulent smorgasbord of rich fruits. Asian pear, orange peel and juicy apricots drizzled with vanilla are accentuated by the tart alcohol. The finish is clean and crisp, leaving the senses refreshed.
What fun these items can be! Along with enjoying them neat or on the rocks, you can use them to create a dessert cocktail, jazz up hot cocoa or coffee, or create an adult milkshake or sundae. Which one – or two– will you choose?
Mozart White Chocolate Vanilla Cream Liqueur, 750ml Bottle, $24.99
White chocolate liqueur with a light texture and elegantly incorporated notes of vanilla and caramel in rich cocoa butter and cream. Gluten-free and handcrafted with only natural ingredients. Handcrafted with love.
Pennsylvania Dutch Salted Caramel Liqueur, 750ml Bottle, $10.99
Pennsylvania Dutch Salted Caramel Cream Liqueur is deliciously satisfying. Perfectly balanced layers of sweet and salty are blended into a rich, creamy base!
Dorda Double Chocolate Liqueur, 750ml Bottle, $19.99
It’s complex and balanced on the nose and palate with a silky-smooth mouth feel that gives way to a lasting, satisfying finish that will leave you wanting more.
Five Farms Irish Cream, 750ml Bottle, $26.99
An inviting nose of butterscotch, caramel fondue, and vanilla bean jumps from the glass. The lush palate coats the mouth with flavors of coffee with fresh cream, dulce de leche, coconut, maple, and Belgian waffles. An intensely satisfying after dinner sipper in place of dessert.
Manly Spirits Cold Brew Coffee Liqueur 750ml Bottle, $19.99
Won Gold at the 2020 San Francisco World Spirits Awards. A collaboration with their local coffee roaster Seven Miles. Lifted aromas of caramel, chocolate and brown sugar. A custom blend of coffee beans, natural botanicals, and wheat-based vodka.
Pennsylvania Dutch Peppermint Bark Liqueur 750ml Bottle, $10.99
Chocolate & crushed peppermint merge effortlessly into Pennsylvania Dutch real dairy cream to deliver their version of America’s favorite winter classic – Peppermint Bark.
Pennsylvania Dutch Eggnog, 750ml Bottle, $8.99
The Holidays is what you think of when you think of Egg Nog, so Pennsylvania Dutch is the grown up Egg Nog, add a little nutmeg and cinnamon, and enjoy an awesome holiday cocktail.
Great Holiday Wines
These great buys are solid additions to your December wine list, so think about the wine you will need this season and grab a few bottles of each, plus the bubbles mentioned above.
Chateau St. Michelle Indian Wells Cabernet Sauvignon, 750ml Bottle, $14.99
“Our Indian Wells grapes are sourced from their namesake Indian Wells Vineyard, along with a variety of other warm-climate Washington vineyards that range from the Wahluke Slope to Cold Creek Vineyard. Our wines are created in the luscious, opulent New World style, ensuring their distinctively rich, round and full-bodied flavor profile.”
Andre Brunel Cotes du Rhone Blanc 750 ML Bottle, $12.99
A blend of 50% Roussanne, 30% Grenache, and 20% Clairette, giving it a medium bodied mouth feel that delivers flavors of apple, pear, peach, and other various stone fruits. Accompanying the fruit are floral notes and hints of spice. A nice pairing with turkey or roasted chicken.
Martin Ray Rose of Pinot Noir, 750ml Bottle, $12.99
Made from 100% Pinot Noir, it shows lean fruit flavors of raspberry and strawberry with hints of citrus and stone fruit. The mouth feel is silky and gives a bit of a tropical feel, but the finish is clean and crisp due to its bright acidity.
Sella Antica Tuscan Red Blend, 750ml Bottle, $12.99
A smooth, full-bodied red blend. This deep ruby-colored wine offers voluptuous scents of ripe blueberries and blackberries, cooked plums, and spicy notes of black pepper. It continues with hints of vanilla, cocoa, and dried herbs. On the palate, it is dynamic. Rich and fresh at the same time, with bright fruit flavors, soft tannins, and a lingering taste of blackberry, cherry, and chocolate.
Other Special Holiday Treats
Whether a gift for someone else, or a treat for you, there are some unique and tasty offerings this year.
Chateau Grand-Jauga Sauternes – 2018, Bordeaux, France 375ml Bottle, $14.99
Aromas of apricot, honeysuckle, and juicy citrus, plus a streak of minerality. Gracefully balances honeyed sweetness against acidity and finishes with appealing intensity and length. Château Grand Jauga is a fine and elegant, sweet white wine.
Clear Creek Pear Brandy, 375ml Bottle, $22.99
Famed for its excellent North American spins on fine European brandies, Clear Creek uses Oregonian Bartlett pears, creating a drink with true, clean pear flavor and exceptional smoothness.
Clear Creek Apple Brandy 375 ml Bottle, $16.99
A worthy competitor to the best Calvados made by crushing and fermenting whole apples. Following the customs of Calvados makers, the high proof apple spirit is aged in old Cognac barrels for at least eight years. The result is a sophisticated amber brandy.
Clear Creek Cranberry Liqueur 375ml Bottle, $18.99
Produced with cranberries from the southern Oregon coast. Dark ruby red in color with fresh raspberry aromas. Big tart raspberry flavor with sweet sugar to even the tone.
Clear Creek Pear Liqueur 375 ml Bottle, $18.99
Oregon-made with their Pear Brandy as its base spirit, this Pear Liqueur is a true pear explosion. It’s lovely as an alternative to a dessert wine and is delicious paired with sharp cheeses as a pre-dinner treat. The taste is surprisingly complex, smooth, and slightly floral.
Instant — and Portable — Cocktails
If you are new to canned cocktails, let this be your invitation to give these a try at a great price. Great for outdoor gatherings, pour them over ice and enjoy! Or add to your holiday entertaining supplies for quick, delicious cocktails with minimal effort.
The Copper Can Moscow Mule, 12 oz. Can, $2.99+CRV
“We wanted to create a drink that was refreshing, convenient, and delicious without sacrificing quality. Unlike most pre-made drinks that are either too sugary or too weak, we found the perfect balance using fresh ginger, organic limes, and 6x distilled vodka.”
The Copper Can Blackberry Mule, 12 oz. Can, $2.99+CRV
“Our classic Moscow Mule with a spin of Blackberry juice. 6 times distilled craft vodka with ginger beer, lime juice, and blackberry juice. At 10% ABV (3 shots/per can) The Copper Can is both strong and easy to drink.”
The Cosmopolitan, 12 oz. Can, $2.99+CRV
Your favorite fruity drink now in a can. This classic cocktail showcases flavors of sweet cranberry and mellow lime that leaves you wanting more.
Got Cocktail Recipes?
Need some inspiration? We have gathered some classics and many new recipes featuring Wine & Spirit Sale items. Check out our recipes for Bourbon Apple Cider Fizz Cocktail, Cold Brew Espresso Martini, Dorda Hot Chocolate, Four Roses Hot Toddy, Chocolate Russian, Icy Lemon-Ginger Vodka Cocktail, Hanson Vodka Ginger Lemonade, a Pink Tiger , or a Rum Grapefruit Smash!
So, there you have it – the 2022 Annual Wine & Spirits Sale is here in all of its glory for you all December long. We hope that these selections simplify your holiday celebrations and add to your enjoyment of the season! Cheers!
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