Holiday Cheer Mixed Case + Upgrade
Your Holiday Cheer Mixed Case + Upgrade includes:
Longchase Vintners Cabernet Sauvignon - California - (x1)
Light and versatile California Cabernet Sauvignon with tasty flavors of raspberry and cherry that gain complexity through a baking spice note. 2015 Longchase Vintners Cabernet Sauvignon is the bottle you want to uncork with a pizza, a couple friends, and your favorite John Coltrane album (we suggest Live at Birdland).
Vista de la Luna Pinot Noir Reserve - Valle Central, Chile - (x1)
Located near the capital city of Santiago, Chile’s Central Valley has enjoyed a rapid rise in reputation on the international wine scene. This elegant, light-bodied Pinot Noir opens with graceful aromas of sweet cherries, strawberries and a slight earthiness, followed by soft flavors of vanilla, light oak and ripe raspberry.
Vina Albali Tempranillo - Valdenpenas, Spain - (x1)
We recommend opening your bottle of Vina Albali Tempranillo and walking away for half an hour, allowing the wine to breath. Your restraint will pay off, as this Spanish red bursts forth with ripe fruit flavors of cherry and strawberry, combined with a perfumed nose. It drinks well, with a fine structure and a smooth finish. Definitely worth the wait.
Sorensina Sangiovese - Puglia, Italy - (x1)
Puglia, the region on the "heel of the boot" in Italy, is famous around the world over for its Sangiovese wine. Known to be bigger in color and flavor than the wine from neighboring Tuscany, this elegant and enthusiastic red wine has bold cherry and strawberry fruits mixed with plum and a hint of fig. It’s herbaceous, with hints of smoke, earth, and tobacco, and is a delight to drink. Enjoy with some good Italian food and great friends.
Award Winner: Silver Medal, International Women’s Wine Competition 2016
Spencer Family Reserve Cask One Red Blend - California - (x1)
Fill your glass with this deliciously smooth, robust red. Sweet black fruit aromas added to layers of ripe black cherry and plum flavors reflect a heavenly marriage of Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache and Syrah. Forward fruit flavors and a velvety texture make Spencer Family Cask Reserve the go-to red wine for everyday enjoyment.
Award Winner: 87-point Silver Medal, Toast of the Coast Wine Competition 2016
El Portal Syrah - California - (x1)
Rich, purple syrah grapes yield some of the world’s darkest red wines. El Portal Syrah is an exciting take on this full-bodied wine, with an immediate flavor of dark berries, and savory notes of black olive and pepper. With such a big taste, Syrah holds its own with flavorful foods like smoky meats and smelly, soft cheeses. In other words, El Portal Syrah will be your blue cheese burger’s best friend. Introduce them immediately.
Bayshore Vintners Founder's Reserve White Blend - California - (x1)
This smooth and pleasant white wine is great fun on its own, but tastes amazing with citrus-kissed fish and grilled romaine salad. Think of this smooth-drinking wine as your ultimate party companion, where flavors of apricot dance with lemon zest, plus floral and lavender aromas.
Multiple Award Winner: 87-point Silver Medal, Monterey Wine Competition 2016; Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 2016; Silver Medal, International Women’s Wine Competition 2016
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
Kepe Blanco - Utiel Requena, Spain - (x1)
Kepe Blanco is full of tropical fruit notes and flavors like gooseberry and melon. A rich mouthfeel and a long leisurely finish make this fresh-tasting white wine absolutely perfect. It makes a beautiful pair for seafood, tapas or vegetarian cuisine. Simply fantastico!
Award Winner: Bronze Medal, San Francisco International Wine Competition 2016
Ivory Pinot Grigio - California - (x1)
Nurtured in a historic California vineyard, the grapes in 2014 Ivory Pinot Grigio yield a wine that is much like its namesake: beautiful and glowing, while proudly rooted in this earth. Uncork a bottle of this crisp white wine next time you’re having a delicious meal or a great conversation, and refresh with delicious and harmonious notes of tangerine, melon, and citrus.
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
Carma Sauvignon Blanc - Valle Central, Chile - (x1)
This is a clean, citrusy, lean and fresh white wine. Carma Sauvignon Blanc's nose is full of grapefruit and green apple, followed by zesty flavors of green fruits and lime, floral notes, and a long, crisp finish. This versatile sauvignon blanc is outstanding as an aperitif or cocktail wine, and also a refreshing compantion to arugula salads and richer white meats like pork and lobster.
Secrets De Bordeaux Red Blend - (x3)
Made from an auspicious blend of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2012 Secrets De Bordeaux is a smooth and well-balanced red from France’s most-storied wine region. Enjoy it with your favorite cheeses.
Award Winner: Silver Medal, 2016 Sommelier Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition