Hobel “The Figure” Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

The story of Hobel Wines began in 1998, when owner Cameron Hobel first met friend and winemaker Thomas Rivers Brown in Napa. Cameron was working as the Director of Business Development at Winebid.com and Thomas was working as Assistant Winemaker at Turley Wine Cellars. Their mutual love of great wine led to many shared dinnersContinue reading “Hobel “The Figure” Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2017″

Addax Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir 2018

Another Russell Bevan home run, Addax is an artisan wine brand led by Brian Kearney and Josh Peeples. The brand began with a few friends and 4 barrels of Cabernet back in 2009, and has evolved into a phenomenal portfolio of wines, including Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon, Petaluma Gap Pinot Noir, and a Sonoma Coast Chardonnay.Continue reading “Addax Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir 2018”

Field Recordings Central Coast Hock White Blend 2018

Winemaker Andrew Jones has a keen eye for diamonds in the rough: sites that are unknown or under-appreciated but hold enormous untapped potential. He strives for unique wines loaded with personality and a one-of-a-kind experience. Field Recordings is Andrew’s personal catalog of the people and places he values most. He quotes: “Our wines are allContinue reading “Field Recordings Central Coast Hock White Blend 2018”

Halleck Russian River Valley Dry Gewürztraminer 2019

Halleck Vineyard was planted in 1993 in the hills of Sebastopol in western Sonoma County. Jennifer and Ross Halleck, owners and vintners began Halleck Vineyards as a college fund for their sons. In 2002, they earned #1 Pinot in the United States for the first wine from the Estate.  The one acre site of HalleckContinue reading “Halleck Russian River Valley Dry Gewürztraminer 2019”

Straight Out of Paso Red Rhone Blend 2018

“Straight out of Paso” Red Rhone Blend is created by Edgar Torres with his winery Bodega de Edgar. Bodega is the Spaniard term for winery or cellar. Considering his Hispanic heritage and passion for Spanish wines, the brand name seemed a natural fit. Edgar’s wine journey started as a waiter in Paso Robles. It wasContinue reading “Straight Out of Paso Red Rhone Blend 2018”