Stringer Cabernet Sauvignon 2019

Napa Valley$75 (Wine Club Reorder: $61) As a high schooler from Wisconsin, Casey Stringer traveled with his parents to California to visit colleges in the Bay Area. During a gap intheir schedule, they wound up in Napa Valley, a place that they hadall certainly heard about but knew little about. Taken with Napa’s laid-back lifestyle,Continue reading “Stringer Cabernet Sauvignon 2019”

V. Vineyards “Audace” Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Sonoma County$125 (Wine Club Reorder: $105) Gina and Steve Viets purchased their Sonoma home to give their children more room to roam and to escape foggy San Francisco. Little did they know, but their passion for seeking the perfect bottle of Cabernet, along with their interest in farming, was about to converge. They discovered thatContinue reading “V. Vineyards “Audace” Cabernet Sauvignon 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””

Alfaro Gruner Veltliner 2020

Santa Cruz Mountains$30 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $26) Richard Alfaro and his wife Mary Kay enjoy the fruits of their labor. After a satisfying career as the founders of a restaurant and the wholesale baking company known under their own name, Alfaro’s Micro Bakery, the couple shifted gears in 1997, acquiring an aging 75 acreContinue reading “Alfaro Gruner Veltliner 2020”

Cresta Veila Cabernet Sauvignon 2019

Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley$110 (Wine Club Reorder: $95) For winemaker John Giannini, delicious wine and good food are the essential components of a life well lived. Hailing from San Francisco, two things were pivotal for John growing up; coming from a large Italian family and having parents who liked to go out to dinner. John’sContinue reading “Cresta Veila Cabernet Sauvignon 2019”