Tasty Tuesday Mixed Case
Your Tasty Tuesday Mixed Case includes one bottle each of
Cachil Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva
Colchagua Valley, Chile is home to many amazing wineries producing gorgeous Cabernet Sauvignon, just like Cachil. This reserve offering from one of the premier Cabernet Sauvignon producing regions of Valle Central boasts beautiful flavors from this stunning vintage. Currants, raspberry, and cassis take the lead, followed by hints of cocoa. Enjoyably lighter in body than most cabs from this region, it has a medium body and a smooth silky finish. Chile is known for being innovative with wine over the last decade and this is a great example of why wines in from this region are a perfect fit for most occasions. It’s no wonder why Colchagua Valley was named Wine Region of the Year in 2005 by Wine Enthusiast Magazine.
Anta da Serra Red Blend
A blend of native grapes to the country of Portugal, Anta De Serra is for red wine lovers who love lush bold fruit with a full mouthfeel, while retaining the characteristics of the terroir. What you get is deep colored wine with full robust flavors of blackberry, raspberry, and cherry, paired perfectly with firm tannins and a soft, but full, mouthfeel.
Silver Lining Cabernet Sauvignon
Born under the sun of costal vineyards in California, cool weather and bright sun produce grapes of pure balance. The right amount of fruit and acidity allow vintners to craft balanced, well-to-drink red wines that are delightful and crowd pleasing. Silver Lining Cabernet Sauvignon is such a wine. The very present fruit of dark plum, cherry, cassis, and hints of cocoa sits well in the mid-palate and has a short but pleasing finish.
Fair Oaks Zinfandel
A claret style Zinfandel with full, jammy flavors of blackberry, raspberry, black cherry and wild berry flavors with a hint of black pepper and anise. A nice touch of acidity makes a clean, food friendly finish. Our expert wine panel enjoyed it from appetizers through to dessert and wished they had more.
Della Flora Nero d'Avola
Italy is home to almost 350 different wine grape varieties, giving wine lovers a plethora of styles to choose from. One of our favorites, Nero d’Avola from Sicily has found a home in our cellar. These wines are bold in nature. After all, Nero d’Avola also is known as the “Black Grape of Avola.” When crafted well like the Della Flora Nero d’Avola, they yield a bold wine with lots of dark blackberry fruits, plum, sweet and smoky nuances and hints of spice. This combination in perfect harmony is a blessing on our palates with its smooth and sultry finish. Enjoy this wine with hearty stews, gamy meats, and our favorite, bacon buffalo cheeseburgers.
As the country’s most esteemed wine region, Mendoza commands a certain level of high expectation for quality. The bar is set quite high, similar to wines from Napa here in the United States. Thankfully, the Encantadora easily clears the bar and helps set the standard for what Argentinian Malbecs should be. Malbec is Argentina’s signature grape because of the amazing flavors the combination of the Argentine terroir and the natural characteristics of the fruit express. This particularly enthralling Malbec features fresh fruit flavors of blackberries, cherries and ripe plums. The Malbec is lightly oaked which adds a toasty vanilla undertone to the wine. The tannins are nice and round and help contribute to a lingering finish. A simply enjoyable, easy drinking Malbec.
Trail Mix Napa Valley White Blend
One of the two main roads in Napa Valley, the Silverado Trail winds through some of Napa’s greatest vineyards. Malvasia, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, and Chenin Blanc are all sourced from Napa just off the Silverado Trail and are blended together to make a beautiful white wine. Trail Mix Napa Valley White Wine is a unique blend with 100% grapes from Napa and the majority of them from Yountville and St. Helena. The combined results yield a medium-bodied white with notes of tropical fruit, lavender, rose petal, and vanilla. Flavors of melon, key lime, and grapefruit pair with balanced acidity. A delicious and refreshing California white.
Cachil Sauvignon Blanc Reserva
Produced in what is to be considered the most prestigious region in Chile, Colchagua Valley was 2005 wine region of the year by Wine enthusiast magazine, and for great reason. It's climate and soil, combined with modern technologies mixed with traditional methods, produces wines of superior quality. This Sauvignon blanc, with bright with layers of citrus fruit, freshly cut grass and vibrant acidity, makes for a wonderful drinking experience for any white wine lover.
Cuvèe Joëlle White Blend
For over 4 generations, the family who crafts Cuvèe Joëlle has strived to produce wines of balance and grace. With over a century of winemaking experience, they craft food-friendly wines that are pleasant and full of joy. This blend of Sauvignon Blanc and Loin De L’oeil gives flavors of gooseberry, citrus and notes of green. Blending with Loin De L’oeil gives the wine a vibrant but full-bodied mouthfeel with balanced acidity. A perfect wine for sharing with friends over a variety of seafood dishes like black cod with shaved fennel.
Granite Ridge Chardonnay
South Africa and Chardonnay aren't usually associated together, but they really should be. The beautiful simplicity of this wine is a refreshing reason why South African wines should be savored. It's vibrant, that's for sure. It has enough acidity to cut through the creamy shellfish pasta dishes we love. And its silky and balanced mouthfeel make grilled salmon its perfect complement. Flavors of pear, apple, with hints of pineapple, justly make this wine a sheer delight. This is destined to be one of your new favorites.
Washington state is known for making wines of a richer style that showcase the power of the fruit while still showing finesse and balance. Due to Washington State’s Cascade mountain range, the surrounding valleys get intense sun and cool pacific winds optimizing ripeness and sugar levels. The end result of mother nature’s pixie dust sprinkled over the Evergreen State shows brightly in Myth, our newest Riesling. Enticing aromas of nectarine, apricot, and honey fill your nose. Flavors of honey-crisp apple, honeycomb, and stone fruit caress the taste buds. Riesling is inherently versatile, letting you enjoy this wine at a cocktail party or with Thai and Indian inspired cuisine.
This wine is fresh, with flavors of green apple, nectarine, and juicy melon. Only a small touch of oak, this wine remains crisp and refreshing with a perfect amount of linger in the finish. Purely delicious Chardonnay, a gem of a find from California.