The Scarecrow label pays tribute to the endearing and indomitable character from J.J. Cohn's 'The Wizard of Oz'. Scarecrow evokes a distinctly American agricultural icon and American optimism. And most importantly, Scarecrow honors the remarkable life of J.J. Cohn.
A perfect score is a rare occurrence; however it is our pleasure to seek-out these rarities and make them easily available to you, with a Provenance Guarantee. Benchmark specializes in the exceptionally rare and tough to acquire wines that are guaranteed to make any night a special one.
Collecting wine for nearly 20 years, the California aficionado grew his cellar immensely. Nearly all of his wine was acquired directly from his devoted membership to some of the Golden State’s finest wineries.
We take great pride in offering our customers the service of sourcing highly sought-after wines directly from Europe. Over the years, we have built strong relationships with trusted sources who consistently deliver as promised. That being said, if your Pre-Arrival wine is not delivered as promised, we will credit your account 3% of the purchase price for a future purchase.
Located at No.1, Rue Derrière le Four in Vosne-Romanée, nestled next to an old stone house, sits Domaine De La Romanée Conti. Boasting seven Grand Cru Vineyards- with 2 of them: La Romanée-Conti and La Tâche, being designated as "monopoles” or hailing from a single vineyard and producer, these are the rarest and most highly sought-after wines in the world.
The Napa Valley is recognized by collectors and critics alike as one of the greatest places on earth to grow and vinify the noble Cabernet Sauvignon grape. Our cellar is always stocked with back-vintage examples of these great wines, so we have made it easy for you to browse our immense selection by vintage.
The 1855 Classification of Bordeaux decreed four properties on the left bank of the Garonne River were the very best of the region: Haut Brion, Lafite Rothschild, Latour and Margaux. Mouton Rothschild was later promoted from Second to First Growth status. Over a century later, all five of these legendary properties are still considered to be the best that Bordeaux has to offer.
These coveted bottles have gained a larger than life reputation, due to glowing endorsements from dedicated supporters, enthusiastic aficionados and professional critics.
Château Haut-Brion was the first estate in Bordeaux to be known by its place and name in the 17th century. This revolutionary Château was also the first to craft “New French Claret” which the current red Bordeaux standard is now based on. Haut-Brion seamlessly combines ideal terroir, devoted ownership and effective use of technology. Their wines are internationally celebrated for balance, complexity, cigar-box, currant fruit and cassis. Here’s to the voluptuous, ageable wines of an incredible and historic First Growth.Browse Their Wines