Popular Wines

Popular Wines
As magical and enigmatic as the world of wine can be, it’s not always easy to find your way around. Every day, inexperienced wine enthusiasts try to explore new blends and end up with a shopping list that their budget simply cannot support. Every high-quality wine is a unique, important experience, one that opens a person’s taste palate to a whole new world of flavor and pleasure. Something primal awakens within, urging you to find new and more compelling aromas and textures. But with so much to choose from, where do you begin?

When it comes to wine, popular blends are relatively common for a reason. They serve as an excellent entry point into the world of fine wine, and studying them lets you understand more obscure, complicated wines out there. A collection has to start somewhere, and these blends are often easier to get and help you develop your taste. Imagine bonding with your friends and family over a brand you’re all familiar with and able to appreciate to its fullest. Good wine offers something new, yet vaguely familiar with each glass, as your mouth picks up on subtleties in the liquid that tempt you further and inspire thought and introspection, uncorking new conversation topics and improving the mood no matter the situation.

If you’re looking for safe picks, you want to set your sights on quality brands from Italy, France, and Spain. A glass of sultry Sangiovese or Trebbiano Toscano can liven up a family meal and impress even the stuffiest guests while being a perfect partner to any traditional Italian dish you can think of. One taste of a Cabernet Sauvignon or Chardonnay is enough to let France stand out as a breeding ground of divine, elegant elixirs that can fit the taste of any enthusiast. Meanwhile, Spain offers powerful blends such as Garnacha, Bobal, or Tempranillo, helping you create memorable moments out of even the most ordinary evening. And this is only scratching the surface.

Our goal is to introduce you to popular, tested brands the same way we would introduce you to a potential soulmate. With the right mood and some good timing, you can develop a healthy, pleasurable relationship with wine that lasts a lifetime.

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  1. 1978 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    1978 Pichon Lalande
    94
    AG
    A host of Cabernet Sauvignon-infused aromas make a strong opening statement in the 1978 Pichon Lalande. There is certainly no shortage of power or character. If anything, the 1978 ..." Learn More
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    As low as $285.00
  2. 1989 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    1989 Pichon Lalande
    96
    AG
    The second part of this tasting kicks off with the 1989 Pichon Lalande. Off the charts aromatic intensity, silky tannins and exceptional finesse give the 1989 much of its considera..." Learn More
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    As low as $340.00
  3. 1992 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    1992 Pichon Lalande
    ..." Learn More
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    As low as $165.00
  4. 1995 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    1995 Pichon Lalande
    96
    RP
    What sumptuous pleasures await those who purchase either the 1996 or 1995 Pichon-Lalande. It is hard to choose a favorite, although the 1995 is a smoother, more immediately sexy an..." Learn More
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    As low as $359.00
  5. 1996 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    1996 Pichon Lalande
    96
    RP
    The 1996 Pichon-Lalande is just as awesome from bottle as it was from multiple cask tastings. For Pichon-Lalande, the percentage of Cabernet Sauvignon is atypically high. This wine..." Learn More
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    As low as $499.00
  6. 2000 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2000 Pichon Lalande
    96
    DEC
    Of all the 2000s tasted in the line-up, this was the one that was most evolved, with melted tannins and exotic saffron spice notes. It’s a beautiful wine, very classic Pauill..." Learn More
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    As low as $445.00
  7. 2001 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2001 Pichon Lalande
    95
    WE
    The high proportion of Merlot in Pichon Lalande is a good reason why this wine, among the great wines of Pauillac, is always so seductive. This is no exception; it charms as well a..." Learn More
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    As low as $265.00
  8. 2003 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2003 Pichon Lalande
    95
    JS
    This has very ripe fruit, but not over ripe. Hints of prunes, but mostly currants and spices on the nose, mainly cinnamon. Full-bodied, with firm tannins yet polished and velvety. ..." Learn More
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    As low as $259.00
  9. 2005 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2005 Pichon Lalande
    96
    DEC
    This needs time in the glass, but unfurls to reveal cedar, cinnamon, tobacco, cassis and rose notes. It's heady and confident stuff that I've tasted several times over the past few..." Learn More
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    As low as $249.00
  10. 2008 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2008 Pichon Lalande
    97
    AG
    Super-ripe black cherry, plum, smoke, licorice make a strong opening statement in the 2008 Pichon Lalande. The late harvest that year yielded a decidedly super-ripe, exotic Pichon ..." Learn More
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    As low as $400.00
  11. 2010 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2010 Pichon Lalande
    98+
    AG
    An eternal wine, the 2010 Pichon Lalande is a total showstopper. The first impression is one of explosive power, but time in the glass brings out the wine’s more delicate, fl..." Learn More
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    6L
    3L
    As low as $285.00
  12. 2015 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2015 Pichon Lalande
    98+
    AG
    The 2015 Pichon Comtesse is a towering wine, as it has always been. Rich, sumptuous and totally hedonistic, the 2015 melds together intense fruit with structure. Far from an easygo..." Learn More
    Formats Available:
    As low as $569.00
  13. 2016 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2016 Pichon Lalande
    100
    AG
    The 2016 Pichon-Longueville Comtesse de Lalande is every bit as regal as it has always been. Towering and spectacularly rich in the glass, the 2016 captures every ounce of potentia..." Learn More
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    As low as $325.00
  14. 2017 pichon lalande Bordeaux Red
    2017 Pichon Lalande
    96
    RP
    Composed of 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 23% Merlot, 6% Cabernet Franc and 1% Petit Verdot, the 2017 Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande has a medium to deep garnet-purple color and ..." Learn More
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    As low as $320.00
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