12 Days of Drinks: Dreaming of a White Christmas Case + Upgrade
Your 12 Days of Drinks: Dreaming of a White Christmas Case + Upgrade includes:
Moon Crest Sauvignon Blanc - California - (x1)
Fresh with aromas of melon, freshly cut grass, green apple, sweet citrus zest and fig, this zesty Sauvignon Blanc complements sharper flavors like fresh herbs, tomatoes and smoked fish.
Multiple Award Winner: Gold Medal, 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition; Gold Medal, 2016 West Coast Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2016 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2016 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition
Cepage Sauvignon Blanc - Vin de Pays, France - (x1)
There are many reasons to be a fan of Sauvignon Blanc. It is light, refreshing, vibrant, and versatile. Cépage Sauvignon Blanc hails from France, the white grape’s country of origin. With crisp notes of citrus and exotic fruits, Cépage is perfectly balanced with a sense of freshness and a lingering finish. This wine drinks brilliantly on its own, but truly shines when paired with fresh fish and creative salads.
Multiple Award Winner: Silver Medal, 2016 Sommelier Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition; Bronze Medal, 2016 New York International Wine Competition
Cala De Poeti Pinot Grigio - Delle Venenzie, Italy - (x1)
From selected hilly vineyards of Italy’s Venezie region, 2015 Cala de Poeti Pinto Grigio is a beautifully balanced white made from soft-crushed grapes. In the glass, it is an attractive straw yellow with greenish reflections. The bouquet is fresh and harmonious, offering notes of apple, peach, and hawthorn. Highlight this tasty Italian wine’s refreshing nature by serving it chilled with white meats, fish, and our favorite: risotto with artichokes.
Bear Hug Winemaker Select Chardonnay- California - (x1)
The term Winemaker Select is used to describe the winemaker’s favorite barrels from a particular vintage. Bear Hug Winemaker Select California Chardonnay is our best of the best, the crispest, most refreshing Chardonnay that you can get. From the first sip, you will be tantalized by delicious flavors of green apple, nectarine, honeysuckle, and melon, all in perfect, harmonious balance.
Multiple Award Winner: 93-Point Gold Medal, Toast of the Coast 2016; 89-point Silver Medal, Critics Challenge International Wine Competition 2016; Silver Medal, West Coast Wine Competition 2016
Ballard Lane Sauvignon Blanc - Central Coast, California - (x1)
Nurtured by the beautiful sun in California’s Central Valley, the grapes in 2013 Ballard Lane Sauvignon Blanc are ripened fully, resulting in this refreshing and delicious white wine. Supremely food-friendly, 2013 Ballard Lane Sauvignon Blanc exhibits lovely notes of guava and atemoya while giving forth a current of mineral and structure.
Anta da Serra White Blend Altenjano, Portugal - (x1)
With Wine Spectator Magazine naming a Portuguese wine #1 worldwide in 2014, Portugal is beginning to rival legendary regions like Napa Valley and Bordeaux. The unique blend of white Roupeiro, Fernao Pires and Arinto grapes in this vibrant, dry wine produces fruity and floral aromas with flavors of citrus and stone fruit.
Award Winner: Bronze Medal, 2016 International Women’s Wine Competition
Cachil Sauvignon Blanc Reserva - Valle Central, Chile - (x1)
This bright Sauvignon Blanc was produced in Colchagua Valley, the most prestigious wine region in Chile. It features a vibrant acidity and layers of citrus fruit and freshly cut grass. Cachil Sauvignon Blanc creates a wonderful drinking experience for any white wine lover.
Della Flora Toscana Bianco I.G.T. - Tuscany, Italy - (x1)
This vibrant and refreshing Italian white blend features 70% of Trebbiano Bianco, the aromatic grape that produces top-tier Cognac and Armagnac. With its pale, straw hue and enticing aromas, Della Flora Toscana Bianco gifts the drinker with flavors of melon, green apples, and lemon zest, finishing crisp and refreshing. Pair it with fresh seafood.
Award Winner: Silver Medal, Grand Harvest Awards 2015
Free Flight White Blend - California - (x1)
Delicate floral aromas lift off with flavors of pear, apricot, and zesty citrus in this smooth and pleasant California white. 2015 Free Flight White Blend is a first-class food wine, landing perfectly alongside citrusy fish, grilled chicken, and crisp green veggies.
Dr. Wilhelm Riesling - Rheinhessen, Germany - (x1)
Orange blossoms and crisp citrus perfume this complex German Riesling. 2015 Dr. Wilhelm Riesling opens up in the glass, with a slightly off-dry, honeyed feel that is lightened by a streak of tangerine acidity. Drink it now.
Treehaven Lane Chardonnay - California - (x1)
This classic, fruit-forward Chardonnay offers lush flavors of apple, citrus and melon, with a note of hazelnut. 2014 Treehaven Lane Chardonnay has a naturally crisp acidity that adds structure and carries the fruit flavors through a clean, dry finish. We love to serve this multiple award-winner with fresh seafood or poultry, especially dishes featuring an herbed cream or butter sauce.
Multiple Award Winner: Double Gold Medal, 2016 West Coast Wine Competition; 91-point Gold Medal, 2016 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition; 89-point Silver Medal, 2016 Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition; Silver Medal, 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Vinum Chenin Blanc - South Africa - (x1)
Vinum Africa has succeeded in making a beautiful wine from an oft-neglected grape. Chenin Blanc was once known as the “ugly duckling of Stellenbosch,” but Vinum has nurtured it into a vibrant and elegant white, with exciting aromas of white petals and crisp citrus. The palate has layers of fresh lime and gentle spices, underscored by fruit, and finished with a refreshing minerality. Enjoy Vinum Chenin Blanc with food of your choice. We find that it’s especially delicious with the spices in Thai and Indian food.
29 Barrels Private Reserve Chardonnay - Monterey, California - (x3)
This fruity, unoaked Chardonnay is made from a select grouping of grapes that introduces itself with flavors of green apple, nectarine, honeysuckle, and melon. Like the first spring breeze, or a visit from an old friend, a refreshing surprise like 29 Barrels Reserve Chardonnay arrives very rarely. Act accordingly.