The 2013 Merlot opens with plum, wild strawberry, cherry, cinnamon, vanilla, and hits of cocoa. The palate is rich and supple with black cherry, vanilla, spicy oak, and black pepper flavors, and vanilla spice on the finish. Pair with braised short ribs, roast pork, or grilled salmon.
The 2014 Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon opens with wild blueberry, blackberry, fig, cassis, cocoa, dried cherry, leather, vanilla, and nutmeg aromas. This wine is layered with blackberry, plum, dark chocolate, coffee, and toasty oak flavors. A silky weight with great finesse are the trademarks of this Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon. Pair this wine with pepper steak, prime rib, roast lamb, or dark chocolates.
The 2016 Edelzwicker was inspired by the original prestigious designation—including only noble varietals, such as Gewürztraminer,
Pinot Gris, Riesling, and Muscat Canelli. It displays refreshing green apple, lychee, lemon, and stone fruit. The palate is clean and crisp
with citrus, white flowers, and melon flavors. This well-balanced Alsatian-style blend has a wonderful medium-to-long finish.
The 2016 Dry Riesling displays apple, lime, and peach on the nose. The palate is clean and exceedingly smooth, with lime and subtle peach flavors. This wine has a subliminal sweetness with well-balanced acidity and touches of minerality. Pair with chicken satay or grilled halibut.
“Gewürz” means “spice” in German. True to its name, our Gewürztraminer offers up varietal spiciness, along with intense aromas and flavors of lychee, tangerine, orange, peach, melon, apple, honey, and cream. It has an excellent balance of acidity with a slight minerality. Restrained and off-dry, our Gewürztraminer is excellent with Thai cuisine, especially curries and sweet peanut sauces. It also pairs well with sauerbraten and sausage dishes.
The 2013 Petit Verdot opens with plum, cassis, blackberry, bacon, black pepper, spice, and nutmeg, with gamey undertones and subtle vanilla and cream. Flavors of blueberry, dark chocolate, and creamy coffee follow, with silky tannins and great finesse. This inky Petit Verdot has a pleasantly massive richness. Pair with seared duck breast, grilled lamb shanks with rosemary, dark chocolates, or prime rib.
The 2015 Riesling reveals ripe aromas and flavors of apple and lime with subtle notes of peach and melon. The wine is crisp and well balanced with an off-dry style. Pair this fruit-driven, food-friendly wine with fresh pear and apple slices, hard cheeses with nuts, whitefish and other seafood dishes with low to moderate oil content, or spicy Thai cuisine.
The 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon opens with blueberry, cherry, strawberry, molasses,dried tobacco leaf, toast, and cream. The palate is rich and creamy with blackberry,vanilla, maple, cocoa, and spice fl avors. Pair with braised short ribs, roast pork, or grilled salmon.
Our 2015 Sauvignon Blanc shows fresh, inviting grapefruit, fresh-cut grass,and lime aromas. It is bright and crisp with refreshing citrus, lemongrass, and passion fruit flavors. The creamy palate is balanced by mouthwatering acidity. Pair this food-friendly wine with fresh oysters, grilled wild salmon, or grilled asparagus.
The 2016 Chardonnay reveals juicy apple and pear on the nose with lemon meringue pie, creamy vanilla oak, and toast. A rich, well-balanced palate follows with flavors of fresh apple pie, lemon curd, and cream. Pair this fruit-driven, food-friendly wine with salmon-stuffed crab cakes, grilled lemon chicken, and fettuccini alfredo.