Wine List - January 2021
The Maverick Pinot Noir - Edna Valley, California
Tasting Notes: Maverick opens with bright aromas of raspberry, cranberry and hibiscus. Silky smooth and juicy on the palate, the wine offers a lingering finish of red fruit and subtle cherry cola hints. The 2016 Maverick is vibrant and expressive with elegant flavors and crisp acidity.
Vino dell’Amicizia Pinot Noir - Veneto, Italy
Tasting Notes: A dry and crisp palate showing lots of ripe, aromatic fruit, with hints of orange zest, mirroring the nose. A wine of exceptionally full flavor, lengthy and elegant.
Prelius Cabernet Sauvignon - Tuscany, Italy
Tasting Notes: The nose is expressive, displaying aromas of blackberry, blueberry and a hint of cinnamon, rounding out with seductive oak notes. Color is bright, with an intense gem-like quality paired with dark violet highlights. This is a full-bodied wine that displays solid structure and complexity, exhibiting dark red fruit and a lingering finish.
Beringer Bros. Bourbon Barrel Aged Cabernet Sauvignon - Napa Valley, United States
Tasting Notes: This wine is bursting with aromas of ripe black cherry, dark chocolate, and vanilla. The palate is lush with ripe tannins and integrated acidity, showcasing toasted hazelnuts, toffee, and blackberry preserves on the finish.
Iron + Sand Cabernet Sauvignon - Paso Robles, California
Tasting Notes: Dense purple in color, this wine opens with aromas of dark cherries, blackberry preserves and a dusting of cocoa powder and clove. On the entry, ripe, dark fruit flavors hit the palate before rounding out to earthy, rich chocolate covered cherries complemented by lively acidity and fine tannins that lifts the wine and suggests a long life. The finish is long, supple, and mouthwatering.
William Knuttel Cabernet Sauvignon - Sonoma County, California
Tasting Notes: Aromas of black cherry and ripe plum mesh with blackberry spice and violets. Flavors explode on the palate, with velvety tannins and elegant acidity seamlessly integrated into the finish.
Ruffino Riserva Ducale Chianti Classico - Chianti, Toscana, Italy
Tasting Notes: This complex wine is characterized by cherry and violet notes with delicate hints of tobacco, white pepper, and a touch of flint. Riserva Ducale Chianti Classico Riserva is well balanced on the palate, with velvety tannins, firm acidity, and a lingering finish of rosemary. Its structure will allow it to age for two to five years, if not longer.
Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon - Napa Valley, California
Tasting Notes: A deep garnet red, with plums, dark berries, fine oak and cocoa powder. Hints of wildflower, brown spice and roasted chestnuts add evocative notes on the nose. The palate is integrated, rich, round and softly texturous. Flavors of cassis and ripe plums lead to a bold finish, which lingers with a woodsy quality and the silky feel of extreme fine-grained tannins. A full, balanced and true expression of Cabernet, with layers of complexity and interest. - Chuck Wagner, Owner and winemaker
Eudaimonia Merlot - Ellijay, Georgia
Tasting Notes: Our Eudaimonia Merlot is a deliciously balanced wine aged in Hungarian Oak. This fruit forward red has flavors of cherry and vanilla with light tannins and a slightly spicy finish! Easy drinking!
Ruffino Lumina Pinot Grigio - Chianti, Toscana, Italy
Tasting Notes: Notes of meadow flowers, pears, and golden apple. The bouquet is fresh and complex, showing refined notes of sage and mint accompanied by an elegant minerality typical of Pinot Grigio. Medium bodied, lively, and elegant. A touch of minerality lingers in the finish, with notes of lemon peel.
Vino Dell’amicizia Pinot Grigio - Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
Tasting Notes: Gold, with an amber edge. Aromas of pineapple, grapefruit and hints of minerals. Full-bodied, with intense flavors of ripe fruit anda super fresh finish.
Villa Sandi Pinot Grigio Delle Venezie Doc - Veneto, Italy
Tasting Notes: Bright straw yellow in color with fragrant aromas of classic pear and apple layered with hints of pineapple and flowers. Dry and round on the palate, with a well-balanced and long finish.
Far Niente Chardonnay - Napa Valley, California
Tasting Notes: In timeless Far Niente style, the 2018 opens with a citrus-honeysuckle perfume, accented with notes of white fig, gardenia and warm toasted oak. The palate is silky and layered with melon and citrus flavors along with hints of toasted vanilla and baking spices and a long, bright finish.
Polvaro Chardonnay - Veneto, Italy
Tasting Notes: Full, complex, velvety. Smooth entry with notes of pear and dried fruit enriched by the freshness of bergamot and hints of balsam and mallow as the taste develops. Good length and pleasing aftertaste of white and yellow fruit.
Pomino Chardonnay - Pomino, Toscana, Italy
Tasting Notes: This is a fresh, straw yellow white wine with green reflections. The aroma is delicate, fruity and inviting. The taste is harmonious and dry with a pleasant, slightly bitter aftertaste.
Borne of Fire Chardonnay - Columbia Valley, Washington
Tasting Notes: This Chardonnay boasts terroir with pear and citrus flavors alongside floral notes, as herbal element and a unique hint of tarragon.
Ruffino Prosecco - Chanti, Toscana, Italy
Tasting Notes: The boquet is fragrant and bursting with fruit notes. It shows clean aromas of apples, pears and citrus, accompanied by hints of wisteria. Crisp, clean and delicate with fine bubbles on the palate. Intense flavors of apples and peaches lead to a pleasant finish with lingering fruit and floral notes.