Upon opening, you get some white pepper, blackberry and black currants that will overload your senses. This Malbec is full bodied, dark, opaque and the heavily extracted legs coat your glass with teardrops that cascade like a waterfall to the bottom of your glass! This is a big, beautiful, bold Malbec that is meticulously balanced with plenty of fruit, mouthfeel, acidity and a long peppery finish that lingers for over 30 seconds! Enjoy this wine over the next 20 years, or, ... decant for an hour and be swept away tonight.
The Malbec Reserve’s nose is voluminous yet seductive, with loads of berry and Bing cherry notes that engulf your senses. While releasing the bouquet, you will notice pronounced crimson legs that circumvent your glass before dissipating into a noir red and purple body. The Reserve is a medium body wine with vanilla bean, Bing cherry and mixed berries releasing into a long, balanced, and ethereal finish that is altogether completely satisfying yet somehow leaving you wanting more.
The 2016 Napa Cabernet from Oak Knoll announces a fresh, floral bouquet of bright red fruit while your eyes are seduced by a ruby red, almost garnet sexy body.
Upon tasting, you immediately notice a ripe, rounded, intoxicating barrage of red and black fruits, with persistent creme de cassis, all cascading together with fine tannins that leaves a long, satisfying and harmonious finish. This is a beautifully crafted wine not to be missed!
This dark, inky purple, brooding Cabernet is sure to please as it opens with black currant and blackberry on the nose, with hints of savory herbs and peppers. It is a balanced wine throughout with toasty oak, berries, lead pencil and tobacco that finishes on your palate with racy, lingering, allspice. Lay this Cab down for a couple of years or decant for an hour before consuming.
The Tempranillo awakens your nasal senses with notes of berry, leather, caramel and loads of dried cherry. It displays a nice ruby red body with tawny overtures. The legs are lightly hued, long and seductive. Upon tasting the wine, it is balanced throughout with berry, dried cherry, and caramel on the palate, finishing with well integrated, light tannins that suggest a sweet crème soda from your childhood!
The body of our Tempranillo Reserve exhibits a beautiful dark crimson color that is almost opaque. Upon releasing the bouquet your nose captures dried bing cherry and copious cola notes. A generous mouthfeel showcases fine, gravelly tannins that will soften with time. The finish is long, harmonious and ethereal that completely satisfies your utmost desires and leaves wanting nothing more than a cigarette.
On the nose, this Grenache opens with a big, fruit-forward nose of cherry, cocoa and cinnamon. The wine has a beautiful garnet color that is bright and clear. The generous mouth feel has hints of cherry, cinnamon, blackberry and cocoa. The finish is balanced and persistent with caramel and butterscotch.
The visually intoxicating, dark, crimson body is showcased by the heavily extracted legs with glass-coating viscosity. The Barbera’s perfumed nose exudes ripe strawberry, raspberry, blackberry, and cherry. Ripe berries caress your tongue and palate before the fine tannins and high acidity cascade to a well-integrated and harmonious finish. If you are a Cabernet drinker, you will love this Barbera!
The fruit displays itself in the glass as a mesmerizing, dark cherry semi-opaque wine.
On the nose, you get hints of Bing Cherry, raspberry and blackberry.
After waiting as long as you can, you immediately taste a racy, spice filled mid palate that takes you on a long journey that gradually cascades to an acidic mouthfeel and finish that is balanced with undertones of white pepper.
This is a polished, refined Barbera Reserve that is ready to drink now, but for those who wait, you will be rewarded with longevity from the food friendly acidity and the ever evolving spices.
The Petite Sirah opens with an aromatic nose of dark, Bing cherries and dark chocolate. In the glass, you will notice an inky, opaque, dark purple, heavily extracted expression of this varietal. Although this is a wine for the not-so-faint of heart, it is balanced throughout and expresses itself with dark berries, spice and a long, long finish. Save this wine for the end of your evening while enjoying a fine cigar on your patio or deck.