Sunday, August 20
Picket Fence Cabernet Sauvignon $10.99 (reg $14.99).
This wine has classic Cabernet characteristics of cassis, cherries and hints of leather and cocoa powder. French and American oak combine vanilla and spice, creating a foil for the blackberry and plum fruit flavors and a round, flavorful finish. Pair with grilled grass-fed beef or bison or try with aged and semi-hard cheeses, pistachios and walnuts.
Reserve de Bonpas Cotes-du-Rhone $7.99 (reg $9.99).
This is textbook Côtes du Rhône: medium bodied, lots of mixed berry wild fruit and virtually no tannin. So very soft and easy to drink! A brilliant all-rounder to drink with or without food. The blend here is Grenache, Syrah, Mouvedre, sourced from old vines of 40+ years.
Villa Antinori Toscana $16.99 (reg $19.99).
An intense ruby red in color, the wine shows a complex nose of ripe red berry fruit along with cherries and plums, all well integrated with the spicy sensation of vanilla and pepper created by the aging in oak barrels. The Villa Antinori Rosso, supple on the palate with soft and velvety tannins, is firm bodied and endowed with a long and tasty finish and aftertaste. Principally Sangiovese, with small complementary percentages of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Syrah.
A to Z Pinot Noir $12.99 (reg $15.99).
Winemaker Notes. A to Z Pinot Noir leads with aromas of cherries, raspberries, and blackberries, developing to iris, blueberries, strawberries and minerals. A beautiful attack has vibrant red fruit flavors and floral notes, then deepens with hints of blood orange and blueberry jam.
Domaine Sarragousse Provence Rose' $7.99 (reg $9.99).
This attractive, family-owned estate has produced a fruity, crisp and light wine. With its orange-zest acidity, citrus fruits and a tight, mineral character, it is a light wine—bone dry with just a touch of pepper at the end.
Rocca di Montemassi "Le Focaie" $11.99 (reg $14.99).
Maremma Toscana Le Focaie Sangiovese initially floral and bright, this balances sweet cherry flavors with an herbal character.It finishes well. Try with mushroom and olive pizza.
Lancaster Estate Cabernet Sauvignon $49.99 (reg $59.99).
"Big and rich, with firm, structured tannins that are powerful and edgy, framing the core of blackberry, black cherry, plum and espresso flavors. An impressive effort. Best from 2019 through 2029."---94 Points, Wine Spectator
Summers "Andriana's Cuvee" Cabernet Sauvignon $16.99 (reg $22.99).
The Summers Andriana's Cuvee is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignongrapes procured from several select vineyards in Napa and SonomaCounties, including the Summers' own vineyards. A medium-bodiedwine with a deep ruby plum color, rich in texture, showing notes ofblack currant, cedar and spice. Laced with plums, espresso and dark cherries, with subtle floral notes rounding out the finish.
Freakshow Cabernet Sauvignon $13.99 (reg $15.99).
Made from 100% Cabernet grown in Lodi, this delicious, dense, purple wine possesses plenty of crème de cassis, licorice and spice notes. Medium to full-bodied, supple and explosively fruity.
Moss Roxx Zinfandel $15.99 (reg $19.99).
This is not your everyday wine. A big flavorful Zinfandel from Lodi’s half to century year-old vines. A dense and dark red wine. Mature round tannins accenting generous cherry, raspberry, chocolate, caramel, and baking spice with a smooth, long finish. This Zinfandel is truly a delectable expression of Lodi’s signature terroir.