Alma de Cattleya Sauvignon Blanc 2020

Sonoma County$24 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $21) Bibiana González Rave crafts her wines to showcase the splendor of California. Currently focusing on Sonoma County and Napa Valley, each glass embodies the soul of the vineyards, orchards, and farms that make up this bucolic California landscape. Bibiana cherishes the land from which her wines emerge; soContinue reading “Alma de Cattleya Sauvignon Blanc 2020”

Ernest Vineyards “The Aviator” Aligoté 2018

Bennett Valley, Sonoma County$39 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $35) Who is Ernest? He was an entrepreneur, a risk-taker, and a role model for his grandson Todd Gottula, who founded Ernest Vineyards with his wife, Erin Brooks, back in 2012. Today, the “Ernest” in their name stands for more than one man. It is about theirContinue reading “Ernest Vineyards “The Aviator” Aligoté 2018″

Pilcrow Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

Howell Mountain, Napa Valley $110 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $99) Sara and Jonah Beer fell in love with the Napa Valley over two decades ago. And, much to the dismay of the cynical, they haven’t gotten jaded. They find inspiration in the valley’s past and the wines made by the icons of the 50s, 60s,Continue reading “Pilcrow Cabernet Sauvignon 2018”

Hunt & Ryde “Trophy Red” Cabernet Blend 2014

Rockpile AVA, Sonoma County$75 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $66) Welcome to Flavortown: this rich red blend is coming to you from the “Triple D” Food Network Star himself, Guy Fieri. Named after his sons, Hunter and Ryder, Hunt & Ryde is a relatively new winery in partnership with Guy Davis of Davis Family Vineyards. YouContinue reading “Hunt & Ryde “Trophy Red” Cabernet Blend 2014”

La Pitchoune Pinot Noir 2015

Van Der Kamp Vineyard, Sonoma Mountain $58 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $49) Inspired by a small family property in the South of France, La Pitchoune means “the little one”. The name speaks to small production, small lots, and the idea that the small size is their greatest asset. At La Pitchoune they prize the specialContinue reading “La Pitchoune Pinot Noir 2015”