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2013 CABERNET SAUVIGNON
CAÑON CREEK VINEYARD
NAPA VALLEY

Very deep dark ruby color. Aroma layered with bright fruit sweet oak with hints of briar.  Big powerful flavors big mouth filling fruit balanced firm but polished tannins.  Typical Canon long lingering finish.  Perfectly balanced.  OK, at least as good as the 2012 maybe better. 354 Cases Produced.

93 Points-"Cellar Selection"
(Wine Enthusiast)
93 Points-GOLD "Exceptional" (BTI)
91 Points-"Critics GOLD" (Critics Challenge)
DOUBLE GOLD (American Fine Wine)

2013 CABERNET SAUVIGNON
TOMASSON
ST. HELENA

Deep Garnet color. Aromas of raspberry and stone fruit, butterscotch and light vanilla. Bright crisp acid balance rich concentrated fruit flavors plentiful tannins very long lingering finish.
50 Cases Produced.

94 Points-GOLD "Exceptional" (BTI)
90 Points-"Critics GOLD" (Critics Challenge)

 

2013 CABERNET SAUVIGNON
CLARK-CLAUDON VINEYARD
NAPA VALLEY

The Clark-Claudon Vineyard is owned by Tom Clark and wife, Laurie Claudon. This 18 acre vineyard is located on Howell Mountain between 800-1,000 feet. Its shallow, mountain soils, cool evening breezes and excellent sun exposure are ideal for a low yield of intense Cabernet. A beautiful, sustainably farmed vineyard, nestled in their 154 acres of forested woodland.

93 Points-"Cellar Selection"
(Wine Enthusiast)
90 Points-GOLD "Exceptional" (BTI)
91 Points-"Critics GOLD" (Critics Challenge)
2016 ROSÉ
CALIFORNIA

100% Steel fermented. A blend of 86% Grenache Noir and 14% Viognier.  Delightful aromas of white peach and grapefruit.  Nice crisp flavors and a very pleasant finish.  A perfect front porch wine and pairs exceedingly well with poultry and seafood dishes.

865 cases produced.

NEW Release!
2014 GMRV
YOLO COUNTY

This wine is a field blend from a small, family-farmed vineyard planted to Rhone varietals. To make this unique white, we crush Grenache Blanc, Marsanne, Roussanne, and Viognier together. Fruit forward and round, it recalls flavors of white peaches and pears with a floral hint of honeysuckle. On the palate it is fresh and refreshing, yet has a lovely lingering finish.

Since this is a field blend, and we don’t know the exact percentages of each of the varietal components, we can’t state them on the label, hence the “fanciful name.” Do as we do, call it, “Gee Merv!”

189 Cases Produced.

2015 PINOT BLANC
MENDOCINO

80% Steel fermented and 20% barrel fermented in new Daranjou barrels.  No malolactic fermentation.  Clean crisp bright fresh fruit. Notes of pear and citrus on the aroma.  Bold vibrant fruit on the palate with just a background of new French oak and a nice crisp finish.  Great on its own or paired with cold seafood – delightful!  This is our first Pinot Blanc effort and we are very pleased with the result.

220 cases produced

NEW Release!

2013 CABERNET SAUVIGNON
KATZ FAMILY VINEYARD
ST. HELENA

Very dark garnet.  Aroma of vibrant briar fruit, hints of smoky oak, butterscotch, and vanilla.  Full-bodied, rich mouthfeel; full, hillside tannins; long, lingering, silky finish with a nice tannin edge.

126 cases produced

NEW Release!
90 Points-"Cellar Selection"
(Wine Enthusiast)
90 Points-GOLD "Exceptional" (BTI)
91 Points-"Critics GOLD" (Critics Challenge)
2013 MALBEC
KNIGHTS VALLEY

Malbec – another first for us.  We sourced the grapes for this wine from a hillside vineyard in the Knights Valley AVA.  Very distinct Malbec varietal aromas. Full-flavored with medium tannins and a nice sweet oak-laced lingering finish.  Quite enjoyable now and should continue to improve with a bit more age.

101 cases produced

NEW Release!
91 Points-"Critics GOLD" (Critics Challenge)
2013 CABERNET SAUVIGNON
LOT #264
NAPA VALLEY

This is our first-ever Cabernet to be a blend.  The grapes come from the vineyard surrounding the winery.  The wine is composed of approx. 80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc.  This is our inaugural vintage with this vineyard. It has a nice deep ruby color and lots of vibrant fruit on the aroma. Rich flavors hit the palate with soft fruit, combined with velvet-like tannins.  It has a long, lingering finish.  While a bit softer than the other Cabernets, this wine is a welcome addition to the lineup.

354 cases produced

NEW Release!

PURCHASE

2016 Grenache Rose', California, 750ml $19.00

2015 Pinot Blanc,  Mendocino, 750ml $24.00

2014 GMRV (Rhone White Blend), Yolo County, 750ml $19.00

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon,  Cañon Creek Vineyard, 750ml $75.00

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Clark-Claudon Vineyard, 750ml $65.00

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Katz Family Vineyard, 750ml $55.00

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Tomasson Vineyard, 750ml $55.00

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, "Lot 264", 750ml $49.00

2013 Malbec, Knights Valley, 750ml $35.00

2011 Cabernet Sauvignon, Cañon Creek Vineyard, 750ml $45.00

Wine Club Membership/Subscription - Jeroboam - 6 bottle level $262.50
(2 each of 3 wines.  Approximate price, per shipment. Exact price based on actual wines in the shipment. Future shipments, Spring/Fall, will be automatic.)

Wine Club Membership/Subscription - Salmanazar - 12 bottle level - Free Shipping $490.00
(4 each of 3 wines.  Approximate price, per shipment. Exact price based on actual wines in the shipment. Future shipments, Spring/Fall, will be automatic.)

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