Italian & California Wine Spotlight
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All of the wines listed below are now available for pre-order at $89.99 per wine juice bucket - makes 30 bottles!
Pre-orders end mid-September 2019. Juice must be picked up day it arrives.
Italian Wine Spotlight
WHITES: Frascati - Pinot Grigio
Bold aromas of cherry liqueur. Notes of fig, cinnamon, and plum. Subtle peppercorn and hints of chocolate.
Powerful tannic wine with aromas of tar and roses.
Sangiovese dominate offers earthy and rustic with notes of strawberry and cherry. Pleasant acidity and tannin.
Dominant flavors of red plum, oregano, sour cherry, boysenberry. Medium to high tannin and acidity. Pizza friendly.
Rich and Tannic. Cherry and leather notes with aroma of roses.
Strong in fruit, tart cherry and floral notes. Firm tannin and acidity. Faint floral nose and can show strawberry, violet, or plum character.
Corvina based, full with dark cherry and gentle spice. Fragrant nose, delicate flowery and slightly fruity perfumes.
Malvasia dominate, offers hints of melon and tropical fruit with herbaceous undertones.
Pinot GrigioColor: White
A real crowd pleaser with lemon, lime, green apple and honeysuckle flavors set off by just a touch of acidity.
California Wine Spotlight
WHITES: Chardonnay - Chenin Blanc - Gewurztraminer - Muscato - Sauvignon Blanc - Riesling - Viognier
Cabernet FrancColor: Red
Medium bodied red wine with aroma of violet, notes of strawberry, red plum and roasted pepper, medium acidity and tannins. Creates the finishing touch to a Bordeaux Blend.
Cabernet SauvignonColor: Red
Complex, full-bodied red wine with aroma of blackberry, vanilla, and violet. Notes of cherries, bell pepper and rich tannins.
With lighter body and softer tannins than a Cabernet, Carmenere has the fruit forward notes similar to a Merlot. Often lightly oaked, with a nose reminiscent of violets. Carmenere reveals flavors of cherry and berry set off with spice and earthy notes.
Bold fruit forward flavors of Strawberry and Raspberry. Subtle notes of white pepper spice. Generally blended with Syrah or Tempranillo.
Soft and rich in texture, silky tannins, with a palate of ripe plums, currants, cherries and red berries.
Full bodied red wine with aromas of violets, vanilla and strawberry. Notes of ripe berries and dark fruit on the palate.
Pinot NoirColor: Red
Red wine with aroma of spices and blackberries. Notes of dark cherries and velvety tannins.
Full bodied red wine deep in color and rich aroma of fruit and cassis. Ages gracefully to reveal soft berry fruit.
Raspberries and peppery spice blend in harmony to create an elegant flavor. Full-bodied in character, oaking helps to deliver soft, balanced tannins and a lingering, smooth finish.
White ZinfandelColor: Pink
An easy drinking blush wine with fresh floral notes on the nose and the palate. Light-bodied with berry flavors and a soft, off-dry finish.
Full bodied red wine with notes of black cherries and dark fruit. Ages with dark coffee from the oak and spicy flavors at the finish.
Medium bodied and aromatic white wine. Pineapple, melon, and peach. Balanced with lively acidity. Can be lightly oaked for a soft finish.
Chenin BlancColor: White
Medium bodied, notes of yellow apple, quince, pear, and baked apple. With oak additions can take on buttery notes.
Medium bodied, spicy in flavor and aroma. Tropical fruit notes, can be finished dry or slightly off-dry.
Light-bodied 'grapey' flavor, with aromas of passion fruit, pineapple, elderflowers, rose petals, dried fruit, tropical and stone fruit along with lychee.
Sauvignon BlancColor: White
Refined, vibrant aromas of peaches, apricots and white fruit with floral and citrus blossom notes when young. Ages into nuances of honeycomb, citrus peel, and dried fruits.
Medium bodied with aromas of apple, lemon, and kiwi. Bold herbal notes with a refreshing long fruity finish.
Medium bodied, aromas of peach, tangerine and honeysuckle. Crisp in acidity, can be oak aged to a creamy taste with hints of vanilla.