National Picnic Day Mixed Case
Your National Picnic Day Mixed Case contains one bottle each of
Granite Ridge Reserve Pinot Noir
Delicate, small Pinot Noir grapes are notoriously difficult to grow. When properly ripened, they result in one of the most coveted red wines in the world. Staying true to the varietal’s light, bright red color, Granite Ridge Pinot Noir has beautiful cherry and cranberry flavors, hints of fresh herbs, and an elegant, low-acid mouth feel. Granite Ridge Pinot Noir is a crowd-pleaser, pairing with a wide variety of foods, from meatier fishes, to gamier poultry, to herb-covered white pizza.
Villa Amoroso Toscana Rosso
This central Italian red boasts up-front flavors of raspberry and strawberry with hints of roasted pepper and fresh herbs. The finish is light to medium with a smooth tannin structure. Pour Val di Botte Toscana Rosso with your favorite tomato-based Italian dishes, especially if you open it early and let it breathe before drinking.
Chateau Canon LaForet Bordeaux Superieur
With its clay and limestone soil, and 30-year-old vines, Bordeaux’s Saint-Emillion is beloved for charming wines, like the ones that Château Canon LaForêt has been producing for more than half a century. On Château Canon LaForêt Bordeaux Supérieur, the nose of red fruit and cherries is very pronounced, with a velvety, tender, and unctuous mouthfeel, finishing with an ideal balance.
El Portal Red Blend
Both Zinfandel and Merlot are popular grapes on their own, and this combination with Syrah proves that the sum can be greater than its parts. In this smooth and ripe-flavored red, blackberry and cherry aromas are joined by notes of black currant, plum, spice and violet. Touches of sweet tobacco and spice accentuate the fruit-forward flavor, making El Portal Red Blend very food friendly.
Cantus Sangiovese di Puglia I.G.T.
At our favorite dinner parties, every dish is a celebration and every remark gets a hearty laugh. Hailing from the olive oil-rich heel of Italy’s boot, Cantus Sangiovese di Puglia IGT will liven up any meal with bold berry flavors and aromas of figs and dried cherries. Serve a bottle (or two) of this dry and earthy red with fresh vegetables, fruity tomatoes, and your favorite Italian dishes.
Monarch Glen Merlot
Monarch Glen Merlot is a tasty red wine that flaunts aromas of tangy cherry and sweet berries, leading into a clean, dry finish. Looking for a food to pair with this wonderful wine? Try herb-roasted chicken, or grilled rack of lamb with fresh mint. Monarch Glen Merlot has seen a lot of success on the awards circuit this year, with Silver Medals in the Winemaker Challenge (88 points), Toast of the Coast (87 points), San Francisco Chronicle, and West Coast wine competitions.
Abbazia Moscato Vino Dolce I.G.T.
This moscato is a fun and spritzy white wine from Northern Italy’s Lombardia province, where sun-soaked days and cool nights produce highly flavorful wines. This sweet and beautifully floral wine is ideal as an aperitif or with a delectable dessert.
The intense sun and cool pacific winds of Washington state’s Cascade mountain range optimize ripeness and sugar levels in nearby vineyards, resulting in fruity, rich wines. Myth’s newest Riesling entices your nose with aromas of nectarine, apricot, and honey leading into flavors of honey crisp apple and stone fruit. Riesling is an inherently versatile white, begging to be enjoyed at a cocktail party or with Thai and Indian-inspired cuisine.
Bertoli Vermentino Toscano I.G.T.
Carefree as flowers thrown from a seaside cliff, this irresistibly fresh, light-bodied white has complex notes of peaches, flowers, sage, and rosemary. Pair it with zesty lime or garlic-seasoned dishes, and be sure to enjoy. Bertoli Toscano IGT Vermontino tastes like an outdoor wedding, perfect ocean breeze and all.
Maison Gourmand Vin Blanc
This fresh white features a harmonious blend of sauvignon blanc and loin de l’oeil grapes, picked at perfect ripeness to convey southwest France’s incomparable terroir. Maison Gourmand Vin Blanc is a luxurious, full-bodied white that offers a fruity flavor profile with heavy notes of citrus. Enjoy it throughout a meal, as it compliments light seafood pastas and desserts like apple tart.
Spencer Family Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
With a crisp acidity and notes of citrus and mineral, this lively Sauvignon Blanc pays homage to the pioneering spirit of California’s wine frontiers. From bountiful valleys to windswept mountain slopes, Spur Ranch’s winemakers work with growers to create wines of unbridled flavor and richness that harness the region’s unique character.
La Cabane Aux Oiseaux Rose
At last, we welcome the heyday of La Cabane des Oiseaux! Bordeaux rosés like this one are known to be elegant, fruity, and long on the palate. With its clean pink color colour and fruity taste, charming and refreshing La Cabane Aux Oiseaux Rose is ideal as an aperitif or for meals with friends. Enjoy this lively wine with summer salads or grilled, skewered meat.