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Winery On the Rise: Peay Vineyards

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Ever taken a sip of a wine and stopped dead in your tracks? Felt it engage your belly and then seep up into your brain? That is the experience Peay Vineyards seeks to create for their consumers. You can almost taste the vineyard, the history and the personalities of the people behind those wines. That is […]

#2 Wine of 2016: 2014 Lattanzio Pinot Noir ‘Umino Vineyard’, Sonoma Coast

#2 wine of 2016 Lattanzio

OUR #2 Wine of 2016 2014 Lattanzio ‘Umino Vineyard’ (Sold Out) Pinot Noir  |  Sonoma Coast |  Wine Spectrum 94+ Brilliant ruby red. Aromas of Asian spices, black current, cherry and underbrush. The wine has a plush texture due to the ample but rounded out tannins. Flavors match the nose with a nice backbone of acidity […]

#5 Wine of 2016: 2013 Martinelli Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast

#5 wine of the year Martinelli

OUR #5 Wine of 2016 2013 Martinelli Pinot Noir  |  Sonoma Coast |  Wine Spectrum 95 The 2013 Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir has aromas of cherry cola, rhubarb, spiced plums and potpourri. On the palate, raspberries with cream and spicy blackberry jam flavors, with great balance and a lengthy finish.  Primarily Blue Slide Ridge Vineyard fruit (declassified.) 90% […]