Stressed Vines Chardonnay 2019

Russian River Valley, Sonoma County $40 (Wine Club Reorder Price $34) Sometimes the best stories behind the club wines are about how we discovered them. Occasionally we stumble upon their Instagram page, maybe a wine club member introduced us to the brand, we happen to pop into their tasting room on a wine country visit, or inContinue reading “Stressed Vines Chardonnay 2019”

Zinke “Besos” White Rhone Blend 2017

Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Barbara$25 (Wine Club Reorder Price: $22) Zinke is a small winery located in Southern California in Los Olivos (a small area within Santa Ynez Valley near Santa Barbara). They focus on making Rhone style wines from the Central Coast and being a down-to-earth, bullshit-free winery. Their attitudes exude this lifestyle andContinue reading “Zinke “Besos” White Rhone Blend 2017″

Stirm Wine Co. “eøølian” Dry Riesling 2019

Kick-on Ranch, Santa Barbara County, California$29 (Wine Club Reorder Price $26) At Stirm Wine Company they have two simple goals that direct their operations: to present the narrative of the growing season in a delicious and transparent format, and to craft a wine with a strong foundation intended to age for decades. Every year isContinue reading “Stirm Wine Co. “eøølian” Dry Riesling 2019″

Gros Ventre El Dorado High Country White 2019

El Dorado County, California$32 (Wine Club Reorder Price $28) Sarah and Chris Pittenger launched Gros Ventre Cellars soon after their 2008 marriage. But it really started in the place that they met – near the Gros Ventre River in Jackson Hole. A long-distance friendship was born when their paths crossed at a party; Chris wasContinue reading “Gros Ventre El Dorado High Country White 2019”

Mirror Sauvignon Blanc 2019

Rutherford, Napa Valley, California$32 (Wine Club Reorder – $28) Calling all Kirk Venge lovers!! This wine is ah-mazing and I am too excited to share it with you. Mirror is owned by Rick Mirer, who had a successful career playing football for Notre Dame, the 49ers, and the Raiders to name a few. Unlike someContinue reading “Mirror Sauvignon Blanc 2019”