Champagne & Sparkling Wine
Only Sparkling wine that comes from the Champagne region of Northeastern France can boast this name. Similar wines that come from anywhere else are known as sparkling wines.
Cuvee Dom Perignon Vintage
Beautiful. Offers great toasty, earthy aromas, lively but mellow fruit flavors and a lingering finish.
A fruity style, featuring apple and lemon flavors. Somewhat simple, yet pleasant and light on the pallet.
(Single 187ml - 10.00)
Martini & Rossi, Asti Spumante
Sweet style, yet all the flavor you expect from a good sparkler.
Moet & Chandon Brut Imperial
Good balance and structure. The long cellar aging gives it more complexity and depth with layers of creamy, toasty, nutty flavors.
Mumm, Cordon Rouge
Full-bodied, velvety texture, long flavorful finish.
Mumm, Cuvee Napa, Brut Prestige
Generous fruit flavors and a rich texture give this bright, rather soft Champagne a forward personality. Smooth in texture, ripe in flavor.
(Single 187ml - $13.00)
Perrier Jouet Grand Brut
Graceful and tangy citrus flavors with a lively dry finish.
Taittinger, Domaine Carneros Brut
Ripe and full bodied with a creamy, subtle, delicate texture, slight apple on the finish.
Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin Brut (Yellow Label)
A fine example of a dry, sophisticated brut, this is an elegant style of Champagne whose understated apple and butter flavors are well balanced by crisp acidity.
The most popular white wine grape, with many different quality and flavor characteristics. The wines vary as does the price. Some of the flavors are fresh citrus, apple and pear. Oak aging enhances these flavors and imparts complexity and adds finesse to the finished product.
Barton & Guestier Chardonnay, France
Lively, racy and full bodied, toasted character, impressive finish.
Benziger Chardonnay, Sonoma
Ripe and spicy with hints of fig, pear and anise.
Beringer Private Reserve Chardonnay, Napa
Hints of toasty oak show on the finish, where it turns complex.
Cambria Chardonnay, Santa Maria
Citrus, tangerine, pear and pineapple that spread out on the finish.
Chalk Hill Chardonnay, Sonoma
Hints of citrus, pear, hazelnut, vanilla and spice.
Chamisal Unoaked Chardonnay, California
Refreshing acidity, flavors of pear and lemon with a long finish.
Charles Krug Chardonnay, Carneros
Apple, melon, ripe pear and spice with a smooth finish.
Clos du Bois Chardonnay, North Coast
Bright and clean, vanillin and a touch of cream.
Columbia Crest Chardonnay, Washington
Ripe, full of tropical fruit, pear and citrus, very enjoyable.
Domaine Savary Chardonnay, Chablis, France
Fresh yellow apple flavors, floral scents of cream and lean chalky finish.
Eric Chevalier Chardonnay, France
Sharp minerality and bone-dry finale with enchanting stone fruit aromas.
Ferrari-Carano Chardonnay, Alexander Valley
Moderately ripe and rich, with a touch of peach, pear, fig and mineral flavors.
Greg Norman Chardonnay, Australia
Full bodied, rich and dry with intense flavors, rich, creamy texture.
Heitz Chardonnay, Napa
Modest range of earthy pear and oak notes.
Hess Chardonnay, California
Intense and concentrated with spice and green apple flavors.
J. Lohr Riverstone Chardonnay, Monterey
Very smooth buttery finish separates this from the rest.
Kendall Jackson Chardonnay, California
Elegant and flavorful, ripe and creamy with juicy pear and apple.
Kenwood Chardonnay, Sonoma
Crisp, clean grapefruit, pear and apple.
Louis Jadot Chardonnay, Macon Villages, France
Brilliant pale-gold with flavors of apple and melon offset by citrus notes with a clean, lively finish.
Robert Mondavi Chardonnay, Napa
Smooth and polished ripe flavors of pear, fig and pineapple.
Rosemount Chardonnay, Australia
Ripe, spicy and vibrant apple, pear and citrus flavors on the finish.
Simi Chardonnay, Napa
Sleek and elegant, ripe pear, spice, fig, melon, elegance & finesse.
Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay, Russian River Valley
Fruit aromas of green apple, lime and pineapple are complemented with touches
of nougat, caramel and Sonoma-Cutrer’s signature minerality.
St. Francis Chardonnay, Sonoma
Plenty of smokey, toasty oak, pear, fig and hazelnut, rich creamy finish.
Waterbrook Chardonnay, Washington
Smooth & fragrant with its pear, cream & vanilla aromas.
Acrobat Pinot Gris, Oregon
Melon, green apple, citrus, spice & tropical fruit flavors of tangerine, lemon, kiwi & pear.
Altanuta Pinot Grigio. Valdadige, Italy
Creamy with yellow fruit, dried apricot, to which spicy, herbaceous notes mingle. It has a solid ripe acidity structure, which makes it lively and refreshing, with a long finish.
Anne Amie Pinot Gris, Willamette Valley, Oregon
Green apple aromasleading to kiwi, lemon and cr
Bottega Vinaia Pinot Grigio, Trentino, Italy
Fresh, dry and flavorful with a firm structure leading into a lingering finish, it displays character and finesse.
Joel Gott Pinot Gris, Willamette Valley, Oregon
Rich palate, lemon, lime, orange blossom
A “Quite Special” white which can be sweet or dry. Many like the easy drinking flavors to start with appetizers or salads, or to enjoy with desserts.
Chateau Ste. Michelle Riesling, Washington
Fresh peach and floral aromas. Juicy peach, ripe apricots.
Firestone Riesling, Central Coast
This fruity, lively wine is a great match with exotic spicy cuisine.
Kendall Jackson Riesling, California
Crisp & refreshing with honeysuckle aromas & flavors of peaches.
S.A. Prum Kabinett Riesling, Mosel, Germany
Ripe apricot and citrus fruit, elegantly structured with pronounced mineral characteristics.
Sauvignon Blanc/Fume Blanc
Another White Wine with a notable aroma. This varietal is sometimes labeled as Fume Blanc. It can be crisp and refreshing matching well with many different styles of foods.
Brancott Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, NZ
Beautiful sweet ripe fruit character reminiscent of white stone fruit and citrus blossom with a crisp nettle highlight.
Domanie Fournier Sauvignon Blanc, Sancerre, France
Full and round at first, followed by a sensation of crispness. A touch of anise lingering. Notes of gooseberries, grapefruit and mineral. This wine has particularly well kept its young character.
Frog's Leap Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma
Fresh, Delicate and flavorful.
Hess Sauvignon Blanc, Lake County
By blending Clone 1 with the Musque clone, we achieve flavors with a more tropical tone, including key lime, grapefruit, and kiwi.
Hogue Fume Blanc, Washington
Floral with pretty apple and herb that linger on the balanced finish.
Pacifico Sur Sauvignon Blanc, Chile
Nicely herbal, with lemon and butter notes that are tangy through the finish.
Rutherford Ranch Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley
Flavors of gooseberry, lime and Meyer lemon with bright acidity.
Sea Glass Sauvignon Blanc, Santa Barbara
Zesty citrus flavors with a crisp clean finish.
Sterling Sauvignon Blanc, California
Nicely herbal, with lemon and butter notes that are tangy
through the finish.
Waterbrook Sauvignon Blanc, Columbia Valley, WA
Aroma of apple with zesty lime and passion fruit.
Other White Wines
Barton & Guestier, Vouvray
Fine and elegant, with a good balance between sweetness and acidity, and a long, fresh finish.
Mouton Cadet, Phillipe de Rothschild, Bordeaux
Crisp & focused, with a touch of richness & lemon flavors.
Pavao Vinho Verde, Portugal
Flavors of lemon-lime and green gooseberry with a slight spritz.
Wines by the Glass
Citrus aromas | Jasmine & lime zest | Just the right amount of honey
Francis Coppola Directors Cut Chardonnay
Ripe fruit flavor | Prominent oak and spice
Kendall Jackson Chardonnay
Elegant | Ripe & creamy | With juicy pear and apple
Kono Sauvignon Blanc
Vibrant | Intense citrus & gooseberry | Notes of capsicum and
Kris Pinot Grigio
Lean | Refreshing | Hints of blossom & honey
Fresh | Light sparkling wine from Italy
Velvety smooth textures and refreshing raspberry fruit flavor. The flavor profiles change with the price. Experience the more refined, elegant Merlot’s at the higher price points.
Blackstone Merlot, California
Ripe plum and cherry flavors with a beautiful, lingering finish.
Chateau Ste. Michelle Merlot, Washington
Raspberry, fruit flavors, spice, vanilla, mocha, supple finish.
Columbia Crest Merlot, Washington
Smooth and spicy with dark cherry and licorice flavors.
Ferrari-Carano Merlot, Sonoma
Crisp, with light plum, jam and cedary notes.
Francis Coppola Merlot, California
Smooth, herbal black cherry & currant flavors & integrated tannins.
Franciscan Merlot, Napa
A complex style, with a range that goes from ripe cherry & currant to herb & bell pepper. Echoes wines that are much more expensive.
Keenan Merlot, Napa, California
Blueberry, tea and spice cut through the thickness of all that fruit.
Ravenswood 'Vintner's Blend' Merlot, California
Well proportioned, with supple, earthy berry and cherry flavors that pick up a spicy edge.
Round Hill Merlot, Central Coast, California
Flavors of cherry and blueberry intertwined with hints of vanilla and dried herbs.
Rutherford Ranch Merlot, Napa, California
Luscious, blueberry and cherry flavors and a silky finish.
Souverain Merlot, Alexander Valley
Classic aromas of ripe black plum, black currant and blueberry with hints of clove and toasted oak.
Stag's Leap Merlot, Napa, California
Blended with small amounts of Cabernet Sauvignon & Caber Franc to create a rich, long, beautiful wine.
Steltzer, Stags Leap, Napa, California
Rich full bodied fruit flavors, with a hint of vanilla & spice.
Sterling Merlot, Napa California
Dark brambly berries, ripe black cherry, violets and cinnamon pair up with vanilla, mocha and sweet oak. The intensity on the palate holds its weight and fullness through the long, smooth finish.
Waterbrook, Columbia Valley, Washington
Blackberries, plums, blueberry aromas with a hint of pepper.
Wente Sandstone Merlot, Livermore Valley
Currant, plum, cedar and spice with a velvety texture.
William Hill, Napa Valley, California
Dark fruit, plum, black cherry, toasted oak, chocolate, smooth finish.
A rich, robust red wine with generous, deep berry fruit flavor. You will experience full-body, rich mouth-feel, and a delicious, lingering aftertaste.
Beaulieu Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, California
Currant, cedar and plum notes, with a solid finish.
Benziger Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma
Concentrated black cherry, mineral and herb.
Beringer Knight's Valley Cabernet, Napa
Aromas of ripe black fruit, mocha, dried herbs and licorice. This versatile wine has supple blue and black fruit notes accented by dark chocolate, roasted coffee and a silky, lingering finish.
Estancia Cabernet Sauvignon, Alexander Valley
Warm plum, black currant and vanilla flavors are round and easy to like.
Geyser Peak Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma
Tight, a bit tart, with firm tannins gripping the earthy cherry and plum flavors.
Hess Cabernet Sauvignon, California
Soft and fragrant, with generous red cherry and plum aromas and flavors.
J. Lohr Cabernet Sauvignon, Paso Robles
Beautiful ruby color, full berry flavors, hints of pepper & vanilla.
Liberty School Cabernet Sauvignon, Paso Robles
Ruby black in color,displays aromas of black currant, crushed blackberry and cherry, with undertones of charred sandalwood, black peppercorn, eucalyptus and a dash of cinnamon.
Raymond Cabernet Sauvignon, California
A very drinkable Cabernet showing fresh herb and spice on the finish.
Rock & Vine Cabernet Sauvignon, California
Full bodied with ripe plum and cherry, finishing with firm tannins.
St. Francis Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa
Soft-textured, with pleasant flavors of bay leaf, black cherry.
Sterling Cabernet Sauvignon, California
Pepper and spice with a touch of cherry, rich chocolate finish.
Waterbrook Cabernet, Columbia Valley, WA
Cherry and spice flavors combine with a richmouthfeel, good structure and long finish.
William Hill Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa
Sleek, rich and elegant with fresh berry and currant throughout.
The great grape of Burgundy is a touchy variety. The best examples offer the classic black cherry, spice, raspberry and currant flavors. It tends to be rather light in style, yet elegant.
Bridgeview Pinot Noir, Oregon
Generous in flavor, lignt in frame, raspberry and spice flavors.
Four Graces Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, Oregon
The palate is soft with swarming notes of bramble fruits, cherry pie, and cranberries. French oak has contributed a velvety softness without masking the lovely red and black fruit characteristics.
La Crema Pinot Noir, Monterey, California
Flavors of Strawberry, plum, earth and sweet tobacco.
Louis Jadot Pinot Noir, Burgundy, France
Supple, velvety, class burgundian style, world class wine!
Mark West Pinot Noir, California
Quite light and refreshing with fresh strawberry and cherry flavors.
Raptor Ridge Reserve Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
Dark garnet in color. Black cherry and baking chocolate on the nose. Velvet finish that lingers of plum and caramel.
Robert Mondavi Pinot Noir, California
Complex with toasty oak, fresh cherry flavors, spicy finish lingers.
Rodney Strong Pinot Noir, California
Smooth & harmonious, medium weight, with pleasant cherry and spice notes.
Allegrini Palazzo della Torre, Italy
Blend of Covina, Ronidinella, and Sangiovese. The wine that made Allegrini famous!
Castello Banfi, Chianti Classico Riserva, Tuscany
Soft, ripe, easy-drinking with cherry notes and spice.
Castello di Bossi Chianti, Italy
Deep ruby, ripe cherries, red plums and toasted vanilla.
il Fauno di Arcanum, Tuscany, Italy
Blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Sangiovese & Petit Verdot. Plum cherry & blackberry.
Ruffino Chianti Classico Riserva, Tuscany
Solid fruit, ample tannins and tasty peppery flavors.
Speri Valpolicella 'La Roverina', Veneto, Italy
Deep and rich fruit with layered spice and cherry notes.
Tenuta San Guido Guidoalberta, Tuscan, Italy
A blend of Cabernet and Merlot, this beautifully balanced wine is marked by sweet black fruit character, with impressions of ripe, concentrated berries and notes of cedar and spice.
Tommasi Valpolicella 'Ripasso', Veneto, Italy
Aged 24 months in oak, full bodied and very intense.
Bogle Petite Sirah, California
A bouquet of brambled berries and juniper, leading into volumes of blackberries and blueberries. Full-bodied and ripe, the dark fruits marry well with baking spices like vanilla and nutmeg.
Cline Syrah, California
Ripe berry and cherry flavors with a soothing ending.
Jacobs Creek Shiraz, Australia
Bright fruit flavor, boldness of Cabernet, the chunky style of Shiraz.
Michael David 6th Sense Syrah
Big and juicy, deep red tones, plum, blackberry, tame tannins.
Rosemount Estate Shiraz, Australia
Polished & silky featuring sweet blackberry and anise.
Stag's Leap Winery Petite Sirah, Napa, California
Layers of dark, juicy fruit, clove & pepper spice, rich earthiness.
The Zinfandel style emphasizes the grapes zesty, spicy pepper, raspberry, cherry, wild berry and plum flavors, as well as its complex range of tar, earth and leather notes.
Criss Cross Zinfandel, Lodi, California
Impressive wine, loads of berry fruit, spice & pepper on the finish.
Kendall Jackson Vintners's Reserve Zinfandel, California
Bright blackberry and raspberry. Notes of oak.
Kenwood Zinfandel, Sonoma
Ripe cherry, blackberry, tea and spice, mild tannins on the finish.
Predator Old Vines Zinfandel, Lodi, California
An intense, full-bodied wine with red fruit, blackberry and spice. Lingering tannins over a long, smoky finish.
Ravenswood 'Vintner's Blend' Zinfandel, California
Tastes deep, lively and supple, with smooth, ripe cherry and berry flavors.
Rodney Strong Old Vines Zinfandel, Sonoma
Elegant and focused with pretty raspberry and spice flavors, with firm tannins.
Seven Deadly Zins, Lodi, California
It offers fresh ground pepper and an array of spices, thanks to the 12 months in American oak. Dried fruit (cranberries and dates) on the mid palate, with a finish reminiscent to a slice of warm boysenberry pie.
After attending several tastings we were able to find some wonderful values in highly allocated wines and would like to offer these from our cellar collection.
Banfi Brunello di Montalcino, Tuscany
Deep, rich, full-bodied and well structured.
Castillo di Querceto Cignale, Italy
This is a rich, complex, red fruit, black currant, vanilla, soft wood. Tannins with a very long finish.
Caymus Cabernet, Napa
This wine exemplifies Cabernet out of a great vintage-deep color, rich, concentrated and balanced. Flavors have nuance of ripe Cabernet grapes, cocoa, dark chocolate, vanilla and cassis.
Frog's Leap Merlot, Sonoma
Ripe, firm and focused, with a red currant and cherry core.
Heitz Cabernet, Napa
Spicy and peppery, of medium weight, with a modest range of dried cherry and berry flavors that turn dry and austere.
Hess Collection Cabernet, Napa
Very limited quantity. Very rich and intense with spicy oak notes.
Kendall Jackson 'Grand Reserve' Merlot, California
Dark, grapey, with spicy plum, currant and wild berry. Finishes with firm tannins and fine balance.
Kenwood 'Wolf' Jack London Merlot, Sonoma
Cherry and berry flavors, good structure, lingering finish.
Merryval Merlot, Napa
Richly textured. This striking merlot shows complex blackberry, cassis, chocolate and licorice flavors.
Opus One Split, Napa, California
Classic Bordeaux style red. Ripe, rich black cherry and currant. The name speaks for itself.
Opus One, Napa, California
Classic Bordeaux styled red. Ripe, rich black cherry and currant. The name speaks for itself.
Pine Ridge Stags Leap Cabernet Sauvignon, California
Deliciously rich and complex, layers of plum, black cherry, currant and wild berry shaded by anise, cedar, earth and Mineral flavors. Only 5,067 cases made. Score: 94 (WS)
Raymond Generations Cabernet, California
Striking dark ruby color in the glass and opens with graceful aromas of blackberry, raspberry, and toasted oak.
Robert Mondavi Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa
Rich and complex with pretty coffee, currant, black cherry, spice and anise flavors. 95 Points Wine Spectator.
Staglin Family Cabernet, Rutherford Bench
Powerful and robust with black fruit flavors and spice leading to a long silky finish.
Trefethen Merlot, Napa
Spice, cherry, blackberry and blueberry brushed with oak.
Waterbrook Reserve Merlot, Washington
Ripe flavors of plum and berry and a velvety texture.
Whitehall Lane Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa
Tiers of juicy plum with a deep core of black currant under silky tannis.
Other Reds and Blends
Bodega Catena Zapata, Mendoza, Argentina
Deep aromas of ripe red and dark fruits are joined by delicate violet and lavender notes, with traces of vanilla and mocha. A rich, concentrated mouthfeel is highlighted by flavors of blueberries and blackberries with a touch of leather and cinnamon.
Campo Viejo Reserva, Rioja, Spain
Spiced cherry and earthy notes blend together in this nicely aged medium bodied wine.
Chateau la Freynelle, Bordeaux, France
Balanced and smooth, with flavors of raspberry & cherries.
Cote du Rhone, B&G, Rhone
Ripe, youthful and full-bodied. Blackberry and cherry flavors, touch of pepper and smokieness on the finish.
Decero Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina
Bright fruit & spice. Violet aromas, raspberry & red fruit finish.
Hook & Ladder Station Ten, Sonoma, California
Bold, fruit forward, well structured blend of Zinfandel, Petite Syrah & Carignane.
Kiona Cabernet/Merlot, Washington
Ripe fruit aromas are framed by a generous (but not dominant) splash of oak. Elegence and finesse is the name of the game with this wine.
Las Rocas Garnacha, Calatayud, Spain
Ripe and supple, with chocolate and tobacco lovely berry and currant flavors.
Matchbook Tinto Rey Red Blend, California
Unique blend of Tempranillo & Syrah ,red berry, black cherry & spice, round and silky tannins.
Mouton Cadet, Barone Phillipe Rothschild, Bordeaux
A fresh, firm wine with a attractive cherry and licorice notes.
Ontanon Crianza,Tempranillo, Rioja, Spain
Blend of Tempranillo & Garnacha. Dark berry, spice, vanilla, toasty oak, juicy, long finish. A fantastic value!
Paul Autard, Chateaneuf de Pape, Rhone, France
Intensely concentrated with dark fruit, spice chocolate and oak.
Perrin & Fils Chateauneuf du Pape, Rhone
Gamey, leathery with rich strawberry and red cherry notes; hint of herb and lavender.
Tapiz Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina
Lovely mouthfeel, crushed plum, raspberry, mocha, spicy finish.
Waterbrook Melange, Columbia Valley, Washington
A Super-Tuscan style blend of Sangiovese, Syrah, Merlot and Cabernet.
Wines by the Glass
Ripe | Concentrated cassis and black raspberry | A touch of chocolate and sweet spice
Rich black-cherry | Plum & mocha character | Plush and supple structure
Francis Coppola Votre Sante Pinot Noir
Fresh raspberries & rose petals | Impressions of pomegranate, cherries, and anise
Hess Select Cabernet Sauvignon
Soft | Fragrant | Generous red cherry and plum aromas
Meiomi Pinot Noir
Vanilla | Spicy oak | Cranberry | Raspberry
Sterling Vintner's Merlot
Firm structure | Currant | Earthy cherry notes | dry finish
Tutunjian Cabernet Sauvignon
Classically high tannins | Strong red & black fruit-forward characteristics on the nose and palate