RED WINE FLIGHTS (Three-2oz.Pours)
CATALINA SOUNDS, Marlborough, New Zealand, 2015
Complex aromas of red and dark berry fruit, spice and underlying savory notes, medium bodied, the palate is finely structured with soft lingering tannins, balanced with vibrant acid and plush fruit.
AETHER, Santa Barbara County, 2013
The nose is fresh with moderate ripeness, On the palate a great balance of dark red fruits and balanced acidity, finishing balanced and fresh.
FIDDLEHEAD “728” Fiddlestix Vineyard, Sta.Rita Hills, 2012
Broad textures, juicy mid-palate and an essence of smoky, black cherry cola with a sassy acidity… a truly classic wine.
RHONE VARIETALS & BLENDS
FAMILE PERRIN, Côtes-du-Rhone, “Villages”, France, 2013
Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre, Dark ruby in color, intense macerated cherries and licorice on the nose. On the palate full bodied with a generous attack, a pleasant freshness and elegant tannins, with a balanced finish of thyme and rosemary.
MORGAN, Cotes du Crow’s, Monterey County, 2015
52% Grenache – 44% Syrah – 4% Tempranillo, Blackberry, rose petal, and raspberry aromas. Medium bodied with soft tannins it offers a mouthful of pomegranate, black cherry and cinnamon stick.
TENSLEY, Syrah, Santa Barbara County, California, 2014
This wine is fruity and voluptuous with floral notes on the nose and a core of blueberry, blackberry, violets and pepper.
CASTELLO D’ABOLA, Chianti Classico, Chianti, Italy, 2012
95% Sangiovese, 5% Canaiolo, a beautiful bouquet of strawberry, red berries and notes of sage, on the palate vibrant medium bodied, revealing cherry, exotic spice, well balanced polished tannins, and a delicate finish.
ROCCA DI MONTEMASSI, Super Tuscan, Italy 2012
80% Sangiovese ,10% Syrah 10% Merlot – Rich and complex up-front notes of ripe red fruit accompanied by scents of spices and licorice; full-bodied and encompassing.
MARIANELLO, Sangiovese Blend, Santa Ynez Valley, 2013
Aromas of licorice, blackberries, and dark cherries, this wine is a balanced blend with assertive yet approachable tannins, finishing balanced, big and rich.
HABLA DE LA TIERRA, Spain, 2014
Cabernet Franc, Tempranillo, On the nose hints of anise and chamomile, On the palate dark raspberry and pomegranate, with a fresh balanced finish.
NAVARDIA, Tempranillo, Rioja, Spain, 2014
Expresses notes of minerality and herbaceousness with black cherry and an overtone of earthy spice.
ALTO MONCAYO, “Veraton”, Campo de Borja, Spain 2014
100% Garnacha, 50+ year old vines, a powerful fulsome wine, big bold well balanced, with notes of chocolate and black fruits, very warm mouth-feel with a very well balanced velvety finish.
STRATTOM LUMMIS, “The Riddler”, Lot 6, Napa Valley, 2014
A blend of Petite Sirah, Cab Franc, Dolcetto, Barbara, Touriga Nacional, Charbono and one more grape…7 varietals and only one person, a Master Somm in Vegas has guessed all 7.
JAX VINEYARDS, “Y3 Taureau” Napa Valley, 2014
45% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon 20% Syrah 10% Zinfandel; The Syrah and Zinfandel impart dark black berry and black cherry fruit notes to the red lush fruit of the Merlot while the Cabernet Sauvignon provides the back bone and structure of this wine.
BLUEGRAY, Priorat, Spain, 2013
45% Garnacha, 30% Mazuelo, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon;Bright acidity, with tobacco and spice balanced by raspberry jam, on the nose rustic earthy and spicy.
FROGS LEAP, Zinfandel, Napa Valley, 2014
Delightful aromas of summer-berry conserve combined with a touch of spice and fresh fruit flavors.
HOMEFIRE, “Day Dream”, Zinfandel, Dry Creek, Sonoma, 2012
This wine has a dreamy berry nose, a warm lush mid-palate followed by a white pepper spice finish.
SEXTANT, “Wheelhouse,” Zinfandel, Paso Robles, 2014
Lavish and intense, delightful notes of lavender, anise, dried figs, on the palate dark blue and black fruit, prune, frig and r a spb er r y.
BORDEAUX REDS &BORDEAUX VARIETALS
CHATEAU HOURTIN-DUCCASE, Bordeaux, France, 2010
56% Cabernet Sauvignon, 31% Merlot, 11% Cabernet Franc, 2% Petite Verdot, a full complex palate with well-placed tannins very fresh with a great rich powerful structure.
TINTO NEGRO, Malbec, Uco Valley-Mendoza, Argentina, 2014
Deep blackish hue, with intense floral aromatics, dark fruit flavors, rich texture and a bright fresh finish.
ATALON, “Pauline’s Cuvee”, Napa Valley, 201263% Merlot, 31% Cabernet Franc, and 6% Cabernet Sauvignon, dark ruby in color aromatic notes of black cherry, blackberry, plum, currant, cinnamon and clove, Delicate and soft on the palate with great depth and balance.
CATENA, Mendoza, Argentina, 2014
A many layered, multi-faceted wine with great complexity, classic aromas of cassis blackberry, black currant, coffee and wood spice.
ARROWOOD, Sonoma County, 2013
Intense aromas of dark cherry and red plum, notes of violet and blueberry jam. Integrated soft tannins finishing with lingering red fruit, spice, and licorice.
ROUND POND, “Kith & Kin”, Napa Valley, 2014
Beautiful balanced aromatics of candied cherries, cassis and strawberries, opens brightly with intense fresh fruit of blackberry and boysenberry, rhubarb on the mid palate finishing with toasted nuts, smooth tannins, and a lingering finish
WHITE WINE FLIGHTS (Three-2oz.Pours)
SPARKLING WINES & CHAMPAGNES
GRAN SARAO, Cava Brut, Spain, NV
On the nose ripe apple, banana, and pineapple, on the palate a touch of sweetness, fresh, elegant.
VEUVE CLICQUOT, “Yellow Label,” Brut, France, NV
Notes of fruit are followed by discreet aromas of brioche & vanilla
MICHEL OLIVIER, Crémant de Limoux, Brut Rosé, France, 2013
Bright rose color, very delicate nose with scents of raspberry and fresh flowers, the mouth very pleasant and fruity with flavors of peach, both rich and balanced finish.
CURRAN, Grenache Gris, Santa Ynez, CA, 2016
A refreshingly light dry rose with notes of watermelon, strawberry and ruby red grapefruit.
L’OSTAL CAZES, Minevois, France, 2015
Rose of Grenache & Syrah. Very pale and pink in color with a nose of rose petals and pomegranate. Light and fresh. If a wine could smile this rose is ready for it’s closeup.
LES VALENTINES, Cotes de Provence, France, 2015
Rose of Grenache & Cinsault; elegant, fresh and pure nose with a full- bodied, well-balanced, & aromatic finish.
PACO & LOLA, Albariño, Rias Baixas, 2013
Bouquet of herbs, pear, apple, stone fruit, and peach, on the palate very fresh with balanced structure.
POMAR JUNCTION, Viognier, Paso Robles, 2015
Intensely aromatic tropical and floral nose, this fruit forward wine exhibits lime and pear, with a lingering peach and honeysuckle finish.
GRÜNHAUER, Grüner Vetliner, Burgenland, Austria, 2015
Refreshing would be an understatement for this wine, light elegant and crisp, this is the perfect summer wine with bright acidity and light body, balance of green apple and lemon zest encompasses the palate, with light nuances of white peach and fresh zest.
PINOT GRIGIO/PINOT GRIS
LAGARIA, Pinot Grigio, Trentino-Alto Aldige, Italy 2015
Shows fragrant bouquet, elegant, delicately focused white fruit flavors, finishing flinty, crisp with balanced acidity.
BALLETO, Pinot Gris, Russian River Valley, 2014
On the nose floral, citrus and rich, on the palate bright natural acidity, and flavors that maintain balance and a balance of depth viscosity and crisp richness.
LEFT COAST CELLARS, White Pinot Noir, Willamette Estate, Oregon, 2015
On the nose spiced pair, peach, honey & straw, on the palate honey, citrus, and orange blossom, with a balanced mineral/slate finish.
KESSLER, Riesling “R,” Rheingau, Germany, 2014
Slightly sweet with a racy acidity, lots of minerals – very refreshing
LA PERLINA, Moscato, Puglia, Italy
A delicate sweet white wine with soft, pearl-like bubbles.
SANTA BARBAR WINERY, Riesling 2.3, Laford Vineyard, Sta Rita Hills, 2014
This wine has 2.3% residual sugar for an off-dry style with just a kiss of sweetness. Flavors of nectarine and mandarin orange with aromas of honeysuckle and ginger.
NAUTILUS, Marlborough, New Zealand, 2015
Aromas of passionfruit and hints of nettle, on the palate vibrant, lime citrus, and light grassy notes, with a balanced textural finish.
BRANDER, “Los Olivos District”, Santa Barbara Co, CA, 2015
Bright, refreshing and crisp, On the nose aromas of tropical fruit and grass, this wine shows, balanced acidity and mouthfeel, on the palate, honeysuckle, grapefruit and white peach.
TENUTA CA’ BOLANI, “Aquilis,” Friuli, Italy, 2015
Medium-bodied, a crisp vibrant richness, with notes of lime zest with a chalky minerality on the nose, on the palate well balanced acidity, and a long zesty finish.
CHARDONNAY “Clean & Crisp”
TOLOSA, “No Oak,” Central Coast, CA, 2015
100% stainless steel, this bright crisp wine shows notes of pineapple, lemon zest, tropical flowers and green apples, this wine has great minerality and maintains its vibrant acidity throughout its long finish.
JOSEPH DROUHIN, “Mâcon-Villages”, Burgundy, 2014
Bright and clear, on the nose a balance of floral and fruity, on the palate very fresh light and elegant.
CARSLSON, “Kingsley Vineyard”, Santa Ynez, CA, 2015
Bright, crisp, balanced acidity this wine has a lighter touch of tropical fruit along with a hint of apples and lime.
CHARDONNAY “Oaky & Buttery”
CHALK HILL, Sonoma Coast, 2015
Golden in color with aromas of melon, citrus zest and mango meld with notes of toasted hazelnut and vanilla. This cool climate chard is well balanced.
FROST WATCH, Bennett Valley, Sonoma, 2014
Aromas of creamy rich buttery oak, on the palate show red apple vibrant citrus and a touch of minerality.
FRANK FAMILY, Carneros, 2015
Aromas of tropical fruit, and honeysuckle on the palate vanilla, pear, ripe citrus, with a rich creamy mid palate finishing with crisp green apple. Great balance of mouth-feel and acidity.
RED WINES BY THE GLASS
|THE STONEHAUS, California, 2015||4.75||9.5||38|
|AETHER, Santa Barbara County, CA, 2013||5||10||38|
|CATALINA SOUND, Marlborough, New Zealand, 2015||5||10||38|
|FIDDLEHEAD, “728,” Fiddlestix Vineyard, Santa Rita Hills, CA, 2012||9||18||63|
RHONE VARIETALS &,BLENDS
|Cote du Rhone, FAMILLE PERRIN, “Villages”, 2013||4.5||9||32|
|Grenache, MORGAN, Cotes du Crow’s, Monterey, CA, 2015||5||10||35|
|Syrah, TENSLEY, Santa Barbara County, CA, 2014||7||14||48|
ITALIAN REDS / ITALIAN VARIETALS
|Sangiovese Blend, MARIANELLO, Cielo Rubio, Santa Ynez Valley, CA, 2013||5||10||35|
|Chianti Classico, CASTELLO D’ABOLA, Chianti Classico DOCG, Italy, 2012||5||10||35|
|Super Tuscan, ROCCA DI MONTEMASSI, “Sassabruna,” Toscana, Italy, 2012||6||12||42|
|Sangiovese, CENTANI BUONIANNI, Santa Ynez Valley, California 2010||8||16||60|
SPANISH REDS / SPANISH VARIETALS
|Tempranillo, NAVARDIA, Rioja, Spain, 2014||4.5||9||30|
|Cabernet Franc/Tempranillo, HABLA DE LA TIERRA, Spain, 2014||5||10||35|
|Garnacha, ALTO MAONCAYO, Verton, Campo de Borja, Spain, 2014||6.5||13||56|
|Zinfandel, SEXTANT, “Wheelhouse,” Paso Robles, California, 2014||5||10||35|
|Zinfandel, HOMEFIRE, “Day Dream”, Dry Creek, Sonoma, CA, 2013||5||10||35|
|Zinfandel, FROGS LEAP, Napa Valley, California, 2014||7||14||48|
|Merlot, MAKOR, Bien Nacido Vineyards, Santa Barbara County, CA, 2012||5||10||35|
|Malbec, TINTO NEGRO, Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina, 2014||5||10||35|
|Merlot Blend, ATALON, Pauline’s Cuvee, Napa Valley, CA, 2012||6||12||42|
|Bordeaux Blend, CHATEAU HOURTIN-DUCCASE , Bordeaux, France, 2010||7||14||48|
UNIQUE REDBLENDS, UNIQUE VARIETALS
|Syrah / Cabernet Blend, THE STONEHAUS, California, NV||4.75||9.5||38|
|Blaufrankisch, GRUNAUER, Austria, 2015||4.5||9||32|
|Blend, BLUEGRAY, Priorat, Spain, 2013||6||12||40|
|Blend, JAX VINEYARD, Y3, Taureau, Napa Valley, CA, 2014||6||12||42|
|Blend, STRATTON LUMMIS, THE RIDDLERS, Napa Valley, CA, 2014||7||14||48|
|THE STONEHAUS, California, 2014||5.75||11.5||46|
|CATENA, Mendoza, Argentina, 2014||5||10||35|
|ARROWOOD, Sonoma County, 2013||7||14||49|
|ROUND POND, Kith &, Kin, Napa Valley, CA, 2014||8||16||56|
|MAD HATTER by Dancing Hares, Napa Valley, CA, 2012||10||20||65|
WHITE WINES BY THE GLASS
SPARKLING WINES &, CHAMPAGNE
|Prosecco, GAMBINO, “Extra Dry”, Italy, NV||4.5||9||31|
|Cava Brut, CAVA MASACHS, Gran Sarao, Barcelona, Spain, NV||4.5||9||31|
|Brut Rose, MICHEL OLIVIER, Cremant de Limoux, France, NV||5.5||11||38|
|Champagne, VEUVE CLIQUOT, “Yellow Label,” Brut, France, NV||9||18||80|
|Rose of Grenache, Syrah &, Cinsault, THE STONEHAUS, Cotes de Provence, 2015||4.75||9.5||38|
|Rosé of Grenache Gris, CURRAN, Santa Ynez Valley, California, 2016||4.5||9||36|
|Rosé of Grenache &, Syrah, L’OSTAL CAZES, Minevois, France, 2015||5.5||11||38|
|Rosé of Grenache &, Cinsault, CHATEAU LES VALENTINES, Cotes de Provence, 2015||6.5||13||48|
PINOT GRIGIO / PINOT BLANC
|Pinot Grigio, THE STONEHAUS, California, 2014||4.75||9.5||38|
|Pinot Grigio, LAGARIA, Italy, 2015||4.5||9||36|
|Pinot Gris, BALLETO, Russian River Valley, CA, 2014||5||10||35|
|White Pinot Noir, LEFT COAST CELLARS, Willamette Valley Estate, Oregon, 2015||6||12||41|
|Viognier, POMAR JUNTION, Paso Robles, CA, 2015||4.5||9||30|
|Gruner Vetliner, GRUNAUER, Bergenland, Austria, 2015||4.5||9||30|
|Albarino, PACO &, LOLA, Rias Baixas, Spain, 2013||5||10||32|
|Bianco, CENTANI BUONIANNI, Santa Ynez Valley, California, 2012||8||16||52|
|Riesling, AUGUST KESSLER, “R,” Rheingau, Germany, 2014||5||10||38|
|Moscato, LA PERLINA, Puglia, Italy, NV||5||10||36|
|Riesling, SANTA BARBAR WINERY, Lafond Vineyard, Sta. Rita Hills, 2014||5||10||38|
|BRANDER, Los Olivos District, CA , 2015||5||10||32|
|NAUTILUS, Marlborough, New Zealand, 2015||5||10||32|
|TENUTA CA’ BOLANI, “Aquilis,” Friuli, Italy, 2015||5.5||11||36|
|THE STONEHAUS, California, 2015||4.75||9.5||38|
|TOLOSA, “Unoaked,” Edna Valley, California, 2015||4.5||9||36|
|CARLSON, “Kingsley Vineyard”, Santa Ynez Valley, CA, 2015||5||10||36|
|JOSEPH DROUHIN, “Mâcon-Villages”, Burgundy, France, 2014||5||10||38|
|FRANK FAMILY, Carneros, Napa Valley, CA, 2014||6.5||13||44|
|CHALK HILL, Sonoma Coast, CA, 2015||7||14||48|
|FROSTWATCH, Bennett Valley, Sonoma, California, 2014||7.5||15||52|
|Chocolate Port, CHOCOLATE BAR , California||6|
|Orange Muscat, QUADY,“Essensia,” California||6|
|Limoncello, CARAVELLA, Italy||7|
|Six Grapes Port, GRAHAM’S, Portugal, NV||8|
|Sauternes, CHATEAU ROUMIEU, Bordeaux, France, 2007||10|