Silver Image “Gout de la Vigne” Grenache 2017

Napa Valley$50 (Wine Club Reorder Price $45) I discovered this wine on a recent trip to Sonoma, where I visited a tiny husband/wife operation named Schermeister (keep an eye out for their Viognier or Pinot in future wine clubs). My second appointment ended up cancelling so I did a quick google and saw that EricContinue reading “Silver Image “Gout de la Vigne” Grenache 2017″

Briney Glimmer Syrah 2019

Broken Leg Vineyard, Anderson Valley Mendocino, California$30 (Wine Club Reorder Price $26) Wesley Box grew up in San Rafael and on the commercial wharf in Sausalito and San Francisco where his father was a commercial fisherman. With an affinity for the ocean just like his father, Wes traveled up and down the coast of CAContinue reading “Briney Glimmer Syrah 2019”

Emerson Brown Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

Napa Valley, California $48 (Wine Club Reorder – $42) Emerson Brown originated during the harvest of 2005 when Keith Emerson and Brian Brown came together taking advantage of the excessively large crop that year. They were able to do a little horse-trading with growers who had too much fruit and get great prices on greatContinue reading “Emerson Brown Cabernet Sauvignon 2017”

Onward “Hawkeye Ranch” Carignane 2016

Redwood Valley, Mendocino, California $30 (Wine Club Reorder – $26) The first time I met Faith Armstrong she was letting me use her guest house shower after treating me to a tasty home cooked meal with her 4 children. When I first moved to Napa my plumbing was out for a week, so my roommateContinue reading “Onward “Hawkeye Ranch” Carignane 2016″

Kaena “Ronin Red” 2016

Malbec Blend, Santa Ynez Valley, California $35 (Wine Club Reorder – $30) Mikael Sigouin started in the wine industry working harvest for Beckmen Winery in 1999. Later he moved to Fess Parker, and eventually came back to Beckmen in 2006 as their head winemaker. In 2001, he founded Kaena Wines as his personal project untilContinue reading “Kaena “Ronin Red” 2016″