PRIMOS DE BORDEAUX - 2012 NEW VINTAGE TO ARRIVE SOON! - 60% CABERNET FRANC 40% MERLOT - PRIMOS DE BORDEAUX combines these cousins of Bordeaux to produce a delightful blend of aromas and taste. Our Cabernet Fran and Merlot achieve a balance of fruit, tannin, and refreshing acidity without becoming overpowering. Enjoy the lasting mouth feel and smooth finish these cousins bring for your wine sipping pleasure.
GRAN BLANCAS -2013- our VIOGNIER, RIESLING, CHARDONNAY, CHARDONEL BLEND - combines the grandest of the WHITES to produce a dry, full body, refreshing wine. This blend creates a fabulous marriage of flavors and a sweet bouquet with golden colors that compliment each other so well you will not soon forget this delectable treat.
TERCIOPELO- 2010 -(Spanish for VELVET) 55% CABERNET SAUVIGION 45% PETIT SIRAH - brings together these two intensely flavorful RED wines to bring a deep rich color that pairs perfectly with a wide variety of dishes. Meats, stews, braised and grilled meats are excellent foods to match with this full bodied blend. But the prominent attribute of this blend is a full body red and velvety finish with every swallow.
GRAN ROJAS 2012 SOLD OUT (Grandest of the Reds) CABERNET SAUVIGNON, CABERNET FRANC, MERLOT, MALBEC AND PETIT SIRAH. The 5 classic varietals create a true Bordeaux-style blend,
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TRES BLANCAS FINAS FORTE - 2013 - (Spanish - Three Fine Whites) WHITE PORT - VIOGNIER, RIESLING, CHARDONEL BLEND - is a SEMI-DRY LIGHT PORT. These WHITES in harmony with each other produce a splendid blend of flavors with a delicate bouquet, soft tannins, a touch of sweetness and spice with the Rio Claro smooth finish. Experience this Port as an aperitif with a variety of cheeses and fruits or as a fine sipping wine.
2007 LATE BOTTLED VINTAGE FORTE - RED PORT - Our CABERNET SAUVIGNON, CABERNET FRANC, MERLOT, PINO NOIR BLEND is a SEMI-DRY LIGHT PORT with four single year vintage classic red varietals. This distinctive wine was aged 7 years with French Oak before being bottled. This aged blend culminates in a luxurious fusion of flavors, intense aromas and tannins and a smooth warm finish. It has nuances of spicy vanilla and caramel. Explore this luscious wine as an aperitif with cheese, or as an after dinner desert wine.
CABERNET FRANC 2015 - Medium body, soft tannins, silky texture, peppery, elegant, fruity and appetizing.
CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2011 One of the most significant qualities of Cabernet Sauvignon is it's ability to age well in fact it will improve significantly in taste after extended aging. Cabernet Sauvignon is the king of subtlety, but is one of the more complex and layered wines.
CHARDONEL 2017 Chardonel is a hybride grape from the French American hybrid SEYVAL BLANC and the classic vitis vinifera CHARDONNAY. A full body wine made dry with a lingering mouth feel and a bouquet of savory earthiness and lavender.
VIOGNIER 2017 Viognier is a light body white wine with a lush, soft charater and notes of peach, pears and violets.
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