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Saturday, March 28th, 2015

what an evening I had planned….. bought 4 good-sized lobster tails, some fresh greens, a real baguette and was heading over to my sister’s house to treat her and the conjoined twins to a meal they can’t normally afford…. “this will work well” I thought as I chose both a CAMP MEETING RIDGE CHARDONNAY and a PETER MICHAEL LA CARRIERS CHARDONNAY to accompany the food… “The NCAA tourney will be on” I continued to myself “what a great evening this will be.” Onr of the twins opened the door and greeted me “whatcha got….lobster?” he had no smile on his scarred and tatooed face as he added “mom’s out back having a smoke with some guy she met on the bus and I’m a Vegan, but will make an exception since you brought some lobster tails…” “clever kid” I mused “takes after one of his dads” the kid was interrupted by his conjoined brother who said “c’mon in… we’re watching the European Junior Squash Championship and one of the guys has just been disqualified for assaulting an opponent with his broom….man; that guy won’t be able to sit down for a week…” As I drove away I realized that you folks need to know what’s happening here at OWC… NEW STUFF ARRIVING NEXT TUESDAY: BURLY (Coombsville, Napa) new 2010 vintage CABERNET… From PETER MICHAEL WINERY: 2012 ‘les Pavots’ CAB BLEND/2013 ‘Belle Cote’ CHARDONNAY/ 2013 la Carriere’ CHARDONNAY/2013 ‘la Caprice PINOT NOIR…. all very limited, all at very attractive pricing IN STORE NOW: from the exceptional 2012 vintage in Napa…. SWITCHBACK RIDGE MERLOT AND CAB; HOURGLASS MERLOT AND CAB; CAKEBREAD CAB; FAR NIENTE CAB; NICKEL & NICKEL CABS; DARIOUSH CAB AND MERLOT; PAHLMEYER MERLOT AND CAB; SHAFER MERLOT AND CAB; PRIDE MERLOT AND CAB….plus ROUND POND; CHAPPELLET; and a dozen others… two weeks out we will receive the new 2012 SCARECROW (very limited, attractively priced) one bottle per customer/family please either call or email to put your request in ASAP… that’s a lotta stuff for you folks to digest