We are throwing an Eclipse Party, and you are invited Wednesday August 16th, 4-7 pm. It’s Wednesday, Wine and Win our 2nd monthly Theme Party. Obtain your entry ticket by shouting “Say Cheese” when you arrive. Drawing for a generous Mystery Prize, will be held at the end of the evening and awarded to the lucky winner, who needs to be present to claim it. We’ll be featuring Lunatic Red and White wines to celebrate. We’ll also have some “moon” foods for you to enjoy. David Wiseman, Da6D, will be here from 5-7 with his Blues, Folk and Ballads. Join us for a fun evening.
Winemaker Notes: This Gewurztraminer based blend begins with exotic fruits and fresh papaya with a touch of minerality. The essence of ripe mangos and star fruit continues on the front of the palate and then bursts wide open wth flavors of blood orange and kumquat, filling your outh with succulent juiciness.This wine will pair well with a variety of summertime dishes and sunny days. Blend:36% Gewurtraminer, 28% Muscat canelli ad 25% Roussanne and 11% Viognier.
Winemaker Notes: The 2014 Lunatic Red has dark, concentrated depth, flowing with notes of blueberry and blackberry with the spiciness of vanilla and nutmeg. The palate is greeted by flavors of boysenberry compote with underlying swirls of bacon and hints of violet. Lush, velvety tannins round out a long finish. Blend: 32% Sangiovese, 24% Malbec, 20% Alicante Bouschet, 18% Petit Verdot, 6% Petite Sirah.