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Shannon Ridge Vineyards

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2010 Petite Sirah

High Valley, Lake County

The 2010 Shannon Ridge Petite Sirah is from the winery’s Caldwell Ranch Vineyard and the latest offering from its single vineyard collection. Deep purple in color, this wine has aromas …

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Derby Wine Estates 2009 ‘Implico’ Red Blend

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2009 ‘Implico’ Red Blend

Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo County

From two of Derby’s estate vineyards, each on opposite sides of Paso Robles, the 2009 ‘Implico’ is a Bordeaux-style blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, and …

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Derby Wine Estates 2010 Pinot Gris

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2010 Pinot Gris

San Simeon, San Luis Obispo County

Derby’s 2010 Pinot Gris comes from the coastal Derbyshire Vineyard in San Simeon, just one and a half miles from the Pacific Ocean. Deliciously light, this wine offers …

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Evidence Wines 2010 ‘The Proof’ Cabernet Sauvignon Chalk Hill, Sonoma County

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evidence‘The Proof’ comes from Chalk Hill, in the eastern edge of Sonoma County along the Mayacamus mountain range. Aged in French and American oak for 18 months, it is a deep, earthy Cabernet Sauvignon with a nose of dark fruit, …

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Campus Oaks 2010 Reserve Old Vine Zinfandel Lodi, Central Valley

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campus oaks zinThe Lodi area is best known for its Zinfandel, much of which is old vine.  The 2010 Reserve Old Vine Zinfandel is from 80+ year-old vines that give depth and concentration of fruit and spice flavors. The nose has spicy …

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Campus Oaks 2012 Barrel Fermented Chardonnay Lodi, Central Valley

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campus oaks chardThis Chardonnay is blend of fruit from Gnekow Family Winery’s Lodi and Collegeville vineyards in the Central Valley.  Its rich, golden color is the result of fermenting the wine in small barrels rather than stainless steel tanks.  Aromas of honeyed …

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Onus Wines 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Lodi, Central Valley

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Onus Wines
2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
Lodi, Central Valley

Founded in 2003, Onus Wines is the work
of the Petersons, a family with over 100
years of grape-growing experience in the
Lodi area. The Onus 2010 Cabernet
Sauvignon has tantalizing aromas …

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Ballard Lane Wines 2011 Pinot Noir Central Coast

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Ballard Lane Wines
2011 Pinot Noir
Central Coast

 

A classic Central Coast Pinot Noir from
the Miller family, Santa Barbara
County-based growers for over 40 years.
The 2011 Pinot Noir has aromas of rose
petal, spice, and red fruits. …

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Ballard Lane Wines 2011 Sauvignon Blanc Central Coast

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Ballard Lane Wines
2011 Sauvignon Blanc
Central Coast

This blend of 81% Sauvignon Blanc and
19% Chenin Blanc comes from Central
Coast vineyards grown and managed by
the Miller family. The nose has lively
aromas of grapefruit, melon, and …

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Willowbrook Cellars 2011 Pinot Noir Carneros, Sonoma County

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Willowbrook Cellars
2011 Pinot Noir
Carneros, Sonoma County

willowbrookWillowbrook Cellars is a boutique winery that focuses on Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from sites throughout Sonoma County. The 2011 Carneros Pinot Noir embodies the character of this subregion, with rich flavors and intense aromas. Its fruit-forward nose …

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