A lovely straw yellow color in the glass, vibrant aromas of lemon, orange blossom and pear waft from the glass. The savory palate showcases flavors of toasted almond, nutmeg and citrus notes. Moderate acidity and a lingering finish create a truly enticing and delicious Chardonnay.
Fresh and crisp aromas of orange zest, white peach and grapefruit leaps from the glass. Flavorful and powerful layers of apple spice and caramel cover the palate with a layer of fresh acidity that is accentuated by allspice and toasted almond. The lingering finish delights with a touch of sea salt.
Notes of mango layered with fresh pineapple, orange marmalade and brioche spring from the glass in this 2019 Chardonnay. The silky, smooth mouthfeel highlights peach and caramel bursting with sumptuous citrus flavors and a juicy abundance delights on the finish.
Distinct richness and juicy notes of pineapple, white peach and luscious pear this wine is softly rounded, with delightful balance and length. The Goldridge soils of this famous vineyards help to contribute to the intricacies of the wine highlighted with toasted oak and allspice.
With the Pacific Ocean to the west and the San Francisco Bay to the east, Marin County is one of the coolest AVAs in California. The winter temperatures are typically warmer than Napa and Sonoma because of the surrounding bodies of water and its heavy precipitation. While bud break is accelerated, the cool spring and summer seasons lead to long hang times. This longer growing season lends itself to high quality wines with balance, natural acidity, and lower alcohol levels.
This captivating Pinot Noir opens with enticing red fruit aromas and hints of cherry, cranberry and mushroom. Ripe flavors of strawberry and red currant with a touch of clove and cardamom dance on the palate - succulent, soft tannins and well-balanced acidity lead to a long finish.
Nice floral aromas waft from the glass. Black cherry and red cherry flavors are layered with all spice. Round tannins and moderate acidity create a beautiful velvety texture on the palate that leads to a lingering finish.
Best of Class & Double Gold Sonoma County Harvest Fair
2019 Maboroshi Vineyard Pinot Noir
Best of Class & Double Gold Sonoma County Harvest Fair
The Maboroshi Vineyard, nestled in the Sebastopol Hills 600 feet in elevation, is one of the first spots to clear from the morning fog as ridges to the west shelter the site from any lingering marine layer. Named "whimsical dream" in Japanese, this vineyard is the meeting ground for opposites: warm sunlight and cool fog, elegance and structure.
Dark fruit aromas of baked plum, blueberry and blackberry greet the nose with an underlying note of baking spice and bay leaf. Strawberry and Bing cherry flavors are layered with notes of black tea and white pepper. Nicely balanced with soft tannins, the finish lingers.
Distinctive aromas of cinnamon and orange zest embrace the nose in this 2018 Pinot Noir from the Pennacchio Vineyard. Bold and rich fruit flavors of pomegranate, raspberry, dark cherry and baking spice are complemented by accents of molasses and vanilla. This is a elegantly textured wine with balanced acidity and a freshness on the finish with lasting notes of berry.
This medium-bodied wine is charming and elegant with great balance, finesse and a refreshing bit of restraint. Vibrant raspberry and red cherry meet light oak spices on a smooth, lightly tannic texture. It will be easy and pleasurable to enjoy with all kinds of meals.
This 2019 Fanucchi-Wood Road Vineyard Zinfandel opens with intense aromas of raspberry and black cherry with earthy undertones. Oering power and finesse with integrated tannins, the dark fruit flavors intersect with cocoa and vanilla creating a smooth texture on the palate. The finish is lengthy and flavorable with bright acidity.
This dark wine opens with fresh red raspberry and tobacco leaf notes with a hint of chocolate. Jammy red fruits are layered with flavors of dust, cinnamon, nutmeg and oak. This is a concentrated wine with bold tannins and a trace of black pepper on the finish.
A dark, deep red in the glass, this Zinfandel opens with dark fruit aromas of blackberry and black cherry with a touch of fresh black pepper. This is a big wine with dense raspberry and blueberry flavors. Full-bodied with balanced acidity and firm tannins, this wine lingers on the palate and has a kiss of violet on the finish.
A lovely garnet-purple in the glass, this Zinfandel opens with raspberry preserve aromas mixed with cassis and smoky bay leaf. Jammy blackberry and baked cherry flavors are layered with notes of spice, dust and a hint of licorice. This is a full-bodied wine with a dense mouthfeel and sweet tannins.
This 2019 Wild Creek Vineyard Zinfandel opens with intense aromas of boysenberry and raspberry and is enriched by layers of spice. Bright acidity and silky tannins round out this elegant restrained wine.
The 2020 Riesling opens with bright green apple and stone fruit aromas with notes of orange blossom. Crisp and dry on the palate, the rich and smooth mouthfeel is filled with flavors of white peach, apricot, honeysuckle and lemon meringue. The finish is refreshing with a nice balanced acidity and minerality that lingers.
The fruit for our Vieilles Vignes Blanc is harvested from the heart of the cool Russian River Valley appellation from three distinctive vineyards: Ritchie, Saitone and Rusty Gate Farm. The Ritchie Vineyard vines are over 40 years old and yield small clusters with ripe skins and concentrated flavors. The Saitone Vineyard is located just under a mile from DeLoach and in the vineyard, the white varietal vines are intermixed among the red grapes. The Albariño was harvested form the Rusty Gate Farm Vineyard that is planted to two acres of Albariño vines in deep, well-drained sandy loam soil.