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Stay Safe. We're Delivering

Stay Safe. We're Delivering

Many of our customers already know wine-searcher.  Many come to shop with us at Laguna Cellar after comparison shopping on its specialized wine search engine.  In its latest effort to help consumers find the best deal amid the COVID-19 crisis, wine-searcher launched a new online advertising program by partnering with leading wine merchants around the world.  We are honored to be one of the merchants selected.  Our logistics partners (FedEx & UPS) are providing an essential service to the community so you can stay in, without losing access to your favorite wine. Stay safe, we're delivering!

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June 2020 Selection - In Memory of Denis Durantou

This month, we pay tribute to a wine legend, Denis Durentou, the owner of Chateau L'Eglise Clinet (Pomerol), Chateau Montlandrie (Castillon), Chateau Les Cruzelles & Le Chenade (Lalande de Pomerol), and Saintayme (Saint-Emilion).  He passed away 10 days ago after a long illness, at the age of 62. © Deepix In his long career as a winemaker since 1983, when he took over the management of the family estate from his grandfather, he single-handedly revitalized the property and pioneered a winemaking style that emphasizes more on letting the terroir shine through, and less intervention by winemakers through the use of new oak and over-extraction. Not only did he make the...

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LVMH Completes Fundraising for COVID-19 Relief

On April 16, Laguna Cellar was proud to be among a select group of global fine wine merchants chosen to present LVMH's offer of a specially designed mix case to raise fund for COVID-19 relief. This offer was completed within hours upon launch. One of the hardest-hit sectors in the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic is the hospitality industry.  To prevent the spread of the virus, governments around the world implemented lockdown and confinement measures that led to the close of business and unemployment of many hotel and restaurant workers.  Many chefs, sommeliers and waiters have lost their income without an end in sight of the fight...

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Stay In, Drink Wise

Stay In, Drink Wise

The news on the frontline is not improving, yet.  Authorities say it could get worse before it gets better.We are not sitting still.  We won't face this crisis lying down.  Allow us to cheer you up.  Here is a joint gift offer from Laguna Cellar and Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: a 3-month free subscription for you to acquire wine knowledge you may not have had time to do before.To redeem our offer, follow this link: https://www.robertparker.com/redemption-codes/redeem, use this code STAYIN3w2do3.  Voila! Here's what this gift offer allows you to enjoy:  The Wine Advocate fully searchable database of more than 400,000 tasting notes, scores, articles...

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Wine In The Time of Quarantine

Wine In The Time of Quarantine

A French friend shared this a couple days ago, before the bad news about COVID-19 forced 1 out of 5 Americans to stay home. Wine may not substitute the essential role of a mask to your health if you are on the frontline. But nothing can substitute the essential role of good wine to your happiness while practicing social distancing. COVID-19 is all over the news with even members of the US Congress starting to test positive of infection this morning. While social distancing will help us contain the spread of the virus, the closure of restaurants and bars has...

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