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Sunday, Apr 13 2014

Another brand to check for good values is Cameron Hughes, whose "Lot Series" wines are sold at Costco, a number of supermarkets and online at Two current releases worth seeking out are the 2012 Lot 408 Syrah ($15) from Santa Ynez Valley, and the 2012 Lot 505 Pinot Noir ($20) from the Sta. Rita Hills, a pinot hot spot.

Monday, Apr 07 2014

Wine négociant Cameron Hughes buys bulk wine—everything from juice still in barrel to wine already in bottle but not yet labeled—from estates in California and around the world, often from top-quality vineyards. He then sells it under his own label at very low prices, usually $25 or less, which is a fraction of what the vineyard owners would try to...

The Reverse Wine Snob 9 out 10 Star Rating of Lot 354
Thursday, Apr 03 2014

Cameron Hughes is an international négociant, sourcing and producing small lots of high quality wine from the world's best regions. Cameron offers a diverse range of wines uniquely represented by the Lot number on this label.

Lot 354 is ripe and concentrated with notes of black cherry, plum paste and violet. Rose petals and fresh woodland berries...

Photo: Did anyone catch last night's episode of Millionaire Matchmaker? Cam is going to be producing a wine for Patti Stanger - can anyone guess what it will be called?

Monday, Mar 31 2014

Cameron meets Millionaire Matchmaker Patti Stanger at a winery and offers to make a custom bottling for her.

Monday, Mar 24 2014

Coombsville has emerged as the hottest appellation in Napa Valley,and...


Sunday, Mar 23 2014

Blackberry, black currant, cassis, blueberry, dark chocolate and oak flavors mark this dry, tannic Cabernet. It shows...


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Sunday, Mar 02 2014

"I have sampled a number of the wines in the last couple of years and among current releases Cameron Hughes's 2010 Lot 339 California Field Blend is an outstanding $16 value...What really sets it apart from most California wines at this price is an excellent tannic structure that frames the fruit and keeps it from falling into the soft, nondescript...

Cameron Hughes Interview on Dining Around with Joel Riddell
Sunday, Feb 23 2014

Listen to Joel and Cameron discussing the new CAM Collection wines and some special Lot Series wines that Cam sources, particularly from Europe, New Zealand, and more!

The Reverse Wine Snob: Cameron Hughes Lot 395 Pinot Noir 2012 - A Russian River Valley Value

Monday, Feb 17 2014

"Tasting reveals lots of juicy black cherry and raspberry that is pleasantly tinged with oak and spice. Smooth with soft tannins, this light to medium-bodied wine features great balance and is very easy to drink. The finish is excellent and has good length. The wine was just as good on day 2. This is a great value -- especially for a Russian River Valley Pinot...

Wine Business Monthy: CHW Website and eCommerce Program featured
Thursday, Jan 30 2014

In a case study called Secrets to a Successful Website and eCommerce strategy, author Blake Gray exposes the thinking behind the redesign of and how Cameron Hughes Wine values its customers. Using a customized website and dynamic, interesting content, the Cameron Hughes Wine direct to consumer team sells 60,000 cases of wine per year on the internet.