Opaque Malbec 2019

Paso Robles$29 (Wine Club Reorder: $26) The success of Opaque comes from the tenacity of The Riboli Family and their strong belief in crafting the finest artisan wines. The family’s beginnings date back to 1917 when they opened San Antonio Winery in Downtown Los Angeles. Since then, the family has been blessed with four generationsContinue reading “Opaque Malbec 2019”

Ilaria Chardonnay 2019

Russian River Valley, Sonoma County$32 (Wine Club Reorder: $28) Ilaria is owned by Anna and Mario Monticelli, both graduates of UC Davis and both have worked with renowned Napa winemaker Philippe Melka on different projects. Anna was previously assistant winemaker at Seavey and Bryant Family and is the winemaker at Piña, where she also makesContinue reading “Ilaria Chardonnay 2019”

Grimm’s Bluff Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara AVA$55 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $45) In the southeast corner of the Happy Canyon AVA in the Santa Ynez Valley is a 75 acre ranch, bought by Rick and Aurora Grimm in 2010. They met in London in the 1980s, and spent most of their careers in Europe. When theyContinue reading “Grimm’s Bluff Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2016”

Elyse Morisoli Vineyard Zinfandel 2016

Rutherford, Napa Valley$38 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $26) In 1983, Nancy and Ray Coursen arrived in California from Cape Cod to fulfill Ray’s dream of making wine and Nancy’s taste for adventure. After working harvest at Mt. Eden Winery in Saratoga, they moved to Napa Valley. In 1987, Ray and Nancy started the Elyse brandContinue reading “Elyse Morisoli Vineyard Zinfandel 2016”

Saint K “She Doesn’t Like Diamonds”

Sauvignon Blanc/Chardonnay Blend 2020$30 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $26) Saint K Winemaker & Owner Chris Kiranbay was deeply involved in the restaurant industry in Washington,D.C., but after taking a trip to Napa in 2006 decided that he had to move to California. He worked a harvest and then finally got to Paso Robles in 2010Continue reading “Saint K “She Doesn’t Like Diamonds””