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.
Angeline Chardonnay, California
This elegant wine boasts aromas of mouthwatering golden apples, tropical banana and coconut, and subtle, earthy dried hay, with hints of aromatic jasmine blossoms. The body is clean and creamy with a touch of vanilla on the finish.
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.
Bernier Chardonnay, Loire, France
This value-priced chardonnay tastes crisp and bright. It comes from the western Loire Valley and is made in a fresh, unoaked style. Though unconventional, it’s delicious, with fruit flavors that echo pears and apples, and an enticing hint of minerality beneath the surface.
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.
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.
Heitz Chardonnay, Napa
Modest range of earthy pear and oak notes.
Hess Chardonnay, California
Intense and concentrated with spice and green apple flavors.
Hidden Crush Chardonnay, California
Bright citrus fruit avor in the wine pairs well with delicate, subtle avors.
High acid cuts through fats such as cream and cheese. Can be enjoyed as an apéritif.
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.
Girard Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley, California
The nose is vibrant with citrus zest aromas, melon and tropical fruits. On the palate, zingy acidity is balanced by tangerine, kiwi and lime flavors with a hint of honeydew melon. A refreshing balance of acidity and fruit linger on the crisp clean finish.
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.
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.
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
Bieler Pere et Fils Rose
Clean and light | Savory, citrus and mineral core
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.
Decoy Merlot, Sonoma
This lush and inviting Merlot displays enticing aromas of blueberry, raspberry and cassis, underscored by a French oak-inspired hint of cocoa. The layers of luxurious fruit continue on the palate, where lively acidity adds poise and structure, and silky tannins carry the wine to a long, juicy finish.
Drumheller Cellars Merlot, Colombia Valley
This Merlot opens with aromas of blueberry, subtle spice and rose petals with hints of cocoa. Balanced in style, this wine is structured, yet lively.
Ferrari-Carano Merlot, Sonoma
Crisp, with light plum, jam and cedary notes.
Francis Coppola Merlot, California
Smooth, herbal black cherry & currant flavors & integrated tannins.
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.
Skyfall Vineyard Merlot, Colombia Valley, Washington
Wonderfully developed plum, vanilla and leather aromas
swirl in the glass. Juicy flavors of cherry candy coupled
with hints of cocoa powder weave through the palate.
Balanced acidity and polished tannins on the 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.
The Velvet Devil Merlot, Washington
This smooth Merlot offers pure velvet, deep and delicious black fruit, cedar, tobacco and cassis. It conveys concentrated richness and yet purity and focus.
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.
Bonanza Cabernet Sauvignon, California
Medium ruby-red, this wine opens with scents of currants and dried roses, grape pomace, and freshly tilled soil. The nose is nuanced with toasty oak imparting a subtle smoked meat character. Flavors of blueberries and blackberries mix with the warmth of vanilla and toasted bread. Silky tannins and striking smoothness.
Chateau Smith Cabernet Sauvignon, Washington
Coming from a downright hot vintage, this wine offers quite pure aromas of black currant and black fruit. The palate brings more of the same, bringing an unencumbered-by-new-oak look at Washington Cabernet. Lightly grippy-tannins provide support.
Estancia Cabernet Sauvignon, Alexander Valley
Warm plum, black currant and vanilla flavors are round and easy to like.
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.
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.
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.
Domaine Dupeuble Beaujolais, Burgundy , France
This is a pure Beaujolais Nouveau utilizing natural fermentation and no oak. It showcases blackberries, blueberries, raspberries, boysenberries, cinnamon, cherry pit, violets, petunias and red currants. Silky smooth with mineral traces on the dry, clean fruit finish.
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.
Pike Road Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, Oregon
Black cherries and blackcurrants on the nose with tilled earth and potpourri notions. Light to medium-bodied, it offers good concentration of black fruits in the mouth, with fine-grained tannins and mouthwatering acidity, finishing long with some spicy accents.
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.
Boxhead Shiraz, South Australia
Lots of fruit but with a lithe touch and feel. Blueberries, violets, spice and toasted pumpernickel with a touch of licorice. It is fruit-driven but by no means boring. There is a brilliant savory side to this wine.
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.
Haraszthy Bearitage Zinfandel, Lodi, California
The wine has a very slight, smoky aroma that integrates beautifully with the delicious roundness of the fruit. There is a hint of cinnamon, sweet plum and a nicely balanced acidity in the lingering 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.
Marchesi di Barolo, Barolo, Italy
Plenty of ripe fruit and smoky character. Full body with light tannins and a crisp finish.
Merryval Merlot, Napa
Richly textured. This striking merlot shows complex blackberry, cassis, chocolate and licorice flavors.
Opus One 2016, Napa, California
Elegant and bright offering sumptuous aromas of fresh red and blue fruit, baking spices and vanilla, and a delicate fragrance of spring florals. Juicy flavors of black cherry, blackberry and cassis flood the palate and creamy, fine-grained tannins deliver a delightfully round structure. Harmonious and lively, the flavors linger to create an enduring finish with touches of dark chocolate and espresso.
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 Reserve Selection 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.
Clos de los Siete
A vibrant ruby red colour, the elegant blend o ers amazing aromas of blackberries and plums with spicy floral notes. On the palate, it is balanced and fresh with a pleasant acidity characteristic of the vintage, giving it an excellent capacity to age.
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.
Las Rocas Garnacha, Calatayud, Spain
Ripe and supple, with chocolate and tobacco lovely berry and currant flavors.
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
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