Fausse Piste Les Garcons Grenache 2012
Our #1 Red Wine from our May 21, 2016 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event.
Yakima Valley Grenache fermented with 90%whole clusters and aged only in older 500l French oak puncheons for 24 Months.
Please Note: The Vineyard is not responsible for wine that arrives damaged due to heat or cold.
J. Lohr Wildflower Valdiguié 2016Ranked the #5 Red Wine in our June 24, 2017 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event. Ranked the #9 Red Wine in our Oct. 1, 2016 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event. The vibrant 2013 J. Lohr Estates Wildflower Valdiguié is red-purple in color with profuse fresh fruit aromas of cherry, raspberry and red currant. The complexion on the palate is equally bright, dominated by pomegranate and raspberry, with a light peppery finish. Drink your last bottle just in time for the release of the new vintage! Serve chilled. Food Pairings: Perfect with duck confit salad or as a complement to a charcuterie plate of Serrano ham, peppered salami, cornichon and hard cheese.
Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau 2018Vibrant red fruits such as strawberries and currants on the palate and an intense perfume make this wine a perfect accompaniment for cheese, charcuterie and traditional holiday fare. Food Pairing: Grilled and barbequed meats, charcuterie, colorful salads and cheese.
McManis Pinot Noir 2016Ranked the #6 Red Wine in our June 24, 2017 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event. Ranked the #3 Red Wine in our Oct. 1, 2016 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event.
Cass Estate Grenache 2013100% Grenache aged for 14 months in neutral French oak barrels, the 2013 vintage is intensely fragrant featuring aromas of freshly picked strawberry, wild red cherry and pomegranate jelly. Ground white pepper and dried rose petals further enhance the palate by exuding flavors of stewed raspberry tea, rhubarb sorbet and dried cranberry notes. Subtle tannins and soft acidity underscore the elegant finish delivering nuances of star anise, all-spice and crushed Lingdonberry. Enjoy now until 2018.
Cass Oasis Rosé 2016The Oasis Rosé showcases opulent flavors of sun-ripe strawberry, fresh watermelon and white peach nectar. Fruit forward aromatics may convey a perception of sweetness; however this dry rose is clean and refreshing on the palate delivering hints of candied papaya, red grapefruit and blood orange zest reminiscent of pink lemonade.
Chateau Ferran Pessac Leognan Blanc 2014
Murrieta's Well The Whip 2016Ranked the #4 White, Rosé & Sparkling Wine at our March 25, 2017 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event.
A to Z Wineworks Chardonnay 2016The 2016 A to Z Chardonnay has abundant, juicy fruit aromas that jump right out of the glass; just-picked Anjou pear, green apple, white flowers, lime rind, lemon & grapefruit pith. Subtle aromas of white flowers and honeysuckle arise with just a hint of flintiness. On the palate, the balance is seamless. Fruit again leads with quince and lemon giving way to a stoniness and salinity that makes this wine lip-smacking good. There is a richness and ripeness to the wine that is somehow in perfect balance with the freshness and tension of the acidity. This is a wine that begs for a second (and third!) taste.
Raeburn Russian River Chardonnay 2016Our #3 White, Sparkling & Sweet Wine from our May 21, 2016 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event. Raeburn Russian River Valley Chardonnay shows an array of complex fruit tones ranging from white pear and apple to nectarine. The fruit is beautifully complemented with toasted oak, vanilla and hints of warm Crème Brûlée with a balanced and elegant finish.
Chateau Rieussec Carmes de Rieussec 2013Initially presenting Sauvignon aromas, the nose is then dominated by freshness and exotic notes. On the palate the attack is clean, direct, and silky, followed by slightly spicy notes of honey that extend into a lively finish. An aperitif wine best enjoyed young and thoroughly chilled.
Trimbach Pinot Blanc 2016A wine for pure pleasure! Maturing early, it is dry, well-balanced, supple and refreshing. Pinot Blanc is ideal for serving as an aperitif, at formal dinners, receptions or light meals. Pinot Blanc is best served with shellfish, cold meats, tartes flambÃ©es, pies and other light appetizers.
Trimbach Riesling 2015Riesling is the most emblematic of Alsace grape varieties. Its delicate bouquet, the fine balance between its dry personality, its distinguished fruitiness and its natural vitality contribute to its exceptional richness. As the house style dictates, it is vinified dry. Riesling can be enjoyed throughout the meal, and also with Alsace specialties, shellfish, seafood, quality fish, sushi/sashimi, white meats in white wine sauces or spices, pork dishes and refined spicy or Asian dishes.
Trimbach Gewurztraminer 2015The fruitiest and the spiciest of the varietals - a unique wine. It is in Alsace that this grape variety reaches the height of perfection. Its dry personality makes it ideal as an aperitif and it pairs extremely well with specialty cuisine with pronounced flavors. Gewurztraminer is a fine accompaniment for fish or seasoned meats, spicy and exotic dishes, soft cheeses (such as the famous Munster), and a plethora of desserts.
Trimbach Reserve Pinot Gris 2015The "Réserve" quality is the result of a rigorous selection of fully-ripe grapes from the Ribeauvillé region. It defines a structured, balanced wine, which is both fruity and subtle. This elegant Riesling, dry and precise, is a worthy accompaniment to a wide variety of dishes. It pairs well with sauerkraut, fish (fried, grilled, smoked, in a sauce, raw…), and white meats. Ageing potential: The best vintages can be kept for ten years.
A to Z Wineworks BubblesThe lovely, pale pink A to Z Bubbles invite with juicy, ripe fruit aromas. Notes of strawberry, raspberry, watermelon, cherry, white peach, nectarine and apricot are joined by white flowers and a hint of creaminess. The bubbles dance on the tongue with mouth-watering acidity that leaves one wanting more. Primarily Pinot Noir with a bit of Chardonnay (10%), the fruit was left in contact with the skins to get the perfect color, a traditional, natural technique preferable to blending back red wine. Several different aromatic and Rosé yeasts were used during fermentation in 100% stainless steel for freshness. A donation to the Oregon SMART program (Start Making a Reader Today) will be made for every case of 2016 A to Z Wineworks Bubbles sold.
A to Z Wineworks Pinot Gris 2016
A to Z Wineworks Pinot Noir 2015Clear and vibrant, the 2014 A to Z Oregon Pinot Noir opens with rich primary aromas of strawberries, cherries, blueberries, raspberries, even cranberries, developing to violets, red currants, pipe tobacco, iron and wet stone. The attack is beautifully balanced between richness and brightness with hints of roses, honeysuckle, red and blue fruit flavors. The mid-palate reveals ripe tannins and crisp acidity with a touch of minerality and spice (cinnamon, anise, saffron, sandalwood) lending greater complexity. This wine, succulent with great concentration, finishes long and rich with classic Oregon freshness. The harmony and depth of the 2014 Oregon vintage are on full display in the 2014 A to Z Wineworks Pinot Noir. Built for mid-term aging, this wine has great integrity and should drink well on release and for the next 3-5 years. Ranked the #9 Red Wine in our February 10, 2018 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event. Rather than rely on the palette of one wine buyer, we consider these wines taste-tested and approved by our customers who voted with their dollars at our wine “Big Taste” wine event.
Irony Black Pinot Noir 2014Irony Black Pinot Noir opens with robust aromas of black cherry, plum, licorice and subtle hints of vanilla. Concentrated flavors of rich, dark fruit and blackberry jam are wrapped in layers of toasted oak and barrel spice. Full bodied with soft, but filling tannins, this modern Pinot Noir showcases balanced acidity with a lush, lingering finish. Enjoy on its own or paired with roasted duck, char-grilled steak or eggplant roulade.
Donati Sisters Forever Un-Oaked Chardonnay 2017
Four Vines Naked Chardonnay 2016Ranked the #13 White, Sparkling & Rosé Wine in our June 24, 2017 "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event. Brisk, refreshing and bold in its rejection of oak, our Naked Chardonnay is the essence of sunny Santa Barbara, California. Luscious aromas and flavors shine bright without being hidden under a heavy cloud of oak. Naked Chardonnay was fermented in stainless steel to preserve the wine's fruit character while aging on the lees for six months rounds out the mouth feel and adds a hint of Crème brûlée to the finish. With fresh aromas of guava and apricot, Naked Chardonnay defines summer in a glass. Juicy flavors of Granny Smith apple and yellow peach, along with a bright acidity and crisp finish will have you coming back for more and more. A great wine to pair with grilled shrimp, oysters, roast chicken or simply sip on its own.
Ruffino Chianti Classico Riserva Ducale Oro 2011Riserva Ducale Oro's distinctive Tuscan bouquet offers notes of violet, cherry and plum. This wine has a well-defined structure and a generous, fruity core accented by hints of chocolate and cinnamon. Full bodied and well balanced, Riserva Ducale Oro has round yet impressive tannins that lead to a lengthy finish. Riserva Ducale Oro pairs exquisitely with traditional Italian dishes such as pasta Bolognese, wild boar ragù, and eggplant Parmesan. It's also wonderful with classic American dishes such as grilled ribeye and roasted vegetables.
Decoy Sonoma County Chardonnay 2017This enticing Chardonnay offers vibrant layers of green apple, white peach and honeysuckle, as well as hints of cinnamon. On the palate, a supple texture from sur lie aging is balanced by bright natural acidity, which adds poise and length to the lush, pure fruit flavors.
Donati Immigrant 2012Dark, dense fruit, layered with hints of oak and spice. Complex with a long finish.
Branko Tocai Friulano 2012Ranked the #12 White, Sparkling & Sweet Wine at our Fall "Big Taste" of The Vineyard Wine Tasting Event on September 26, 2015. The ranking is based on what our customers purchased the day of the tasting. Rather than rely on the palette of one wine buyer, we consider these winning wines to be taste-tested and approved by our customers who voted with their dollars.
Westerly Pinot Noir 2012Deep ruby-purple colored, the 2012 Westerly Pinot Noir displays subtle aromas of ripe raspberries and crushed red cherries with underlying notes of violets, lavender, and cinnamon stick. Medium-bodied, it is very well-balanced with crisp acid, a low to medium level of fine-grained tannins and satisfying berry and spice flavor layers that linger long into the finish. Drink now through 2020.
Ty Caton Sonoma Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2014The 2014 Estate Cabernet greets the palate with rich and robust flavors of black cherries, plums, and cassis, followed by oak notes of sandalwood and vanilla. These dark flavors produce a dense textured mouth feel that combine with soft sturdy tannins, followed by a long silky smooth finish.
Casale del Giglio Bellone Bianco 2016Deep yellow flecked with gold. The wine evokes sunshine and ripe tropical fruit such as mango and papaya, carefully balanced by a marked acidity which makes it suitable for long bottle aging. Rich, ample and lingering on the palate with light floral and spicy notes. Hallmarked by its pronounced acidity and zesty tang. A long finish. Food Pairings: "Minestra di Sgavajone", a typical soup from the fishermen of Anzio made with 'sgavajone' a local fish rarely found outside their family homes.