food and wine pairing

Merlot - 20214 Russian River Valley

Merlot: 2014 Russian River Valley

Our Merlot is full bodied dry red wine that  hails  from the Russian River Valley can stand up against the deepest savory meal. The first sip is intense then as it opens up, it begins to show you its softer side that is packed with flavor, complexity and interest. The acidity keeps the dark  berry flavors alive on the palate while notes of  granite, minerals, dust  and floral scents of  lilac and lavender create intrigue. Dark and opaque, this wine…

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Wine Pairing for Valentines

Today we are all about Valentines, celebrate with a cool wine pairing technique.   Wine and Chocolate…It’s all About Sugar Baby! There is no science (well, maybe a little) to wine pairing and the fun is in the experimentation. Think of wine as the fruit sauce drizzled across chocolate cake: it adds the contrasting flavor to make the chocolate pop. Tip 1: The lighter the chocolate, the lighter the wine. White wines are ideal for White chocolate (Lisa’s personal favorite)…

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Super Bowl and Wine? YES!

While beer is a natural for pairing with almost every Super bowl party food, you may have a few friends who enjoy a glass of wine or sparking wine instead of beer. Here are a few ideas to offer friends and family at your party this Super bowl Sunday. Serving a Hot Creamy Artichoke Dip? A Sparkling wine such as a Brut Champagne pairs nicely. The bubbles will cut through the richness of the creamy dip.   And, if your team…

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2013 Chardonnay

Our  California Chardonnay with its golden color and tree fruit aromas intrigue the eyes and nose while the smooth creamy texture fills the mouth with luscious ripe sweet nectarines, peaches, tangerines, and pears with just a kiss of  sweet. The acids combine wonderfully with the  residual sweetness and the light oak flavors  creating a wonderful balanced wine. The bright  lingering smooth finish reminds us to  slow down, and enjoy life.  You Want Me

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