Posts tagged: Saracina

A Big Shot Cab at Micro Price…

  Although John Fetzer sold the Fetzer brand to a large corporation in 1992, John and his siblings retained a few thousand acres in ranch land and vineyards for the Fetzer family.  After dividing up the vineyards among the family, John focused on replanting his own vineyards and on other land development projects.  By 2001, […]

Thursday April 27th, 2017 in , , , , , | No Comments »

WINE COUNTRY PRE-SEASON UPDATE!

Dear Friends,As you are probably aware, the 2016-2017 winter was one for the books!  After 5 years of drought, we got drenched!  We are looking at rain and snow totals 150-200% of normal!  With some flooding, but no major damage we came through this winter season as happy farmers!  The aquifers are replenished, the reservoirs […]

Wednesday April 19th, 2017 in , , , , , , | No Comments »

California producer (97 Points) beats 49 out of 50 Top Malbecs

In a blind tasting of Malbecs from Argentina, Chile, France and California, our localSaracina winery came in second in a pack of 50! Not bad for our small producer!  Saracina is made by consulting winemaker David Ramey from single vineyards on their Mendocino Estate. These wines received FIVE STARS from the panel (98) Altamira Navigato Grand Reserve […]

Friday January 30th, 2015 in , , , , , , | No Comments »

Hidden Surprise – Red blend gem

When David Ramey is your consulting winemaker, the chances of success are huge!  That said, the 2011 Old Soul Red (a blend of Zinfandel,  Petite Sirah, Syrah and Malbec) is probably one of the best value non-mainstream red blends currently on the market.  Sourced from their 100% organic, and bio-dynamic vineyard the OSR pleases both […]

The Best Red (value) in the West!

When David Ramey is your consulting winemaker, the chances of success are huge!  That said, the 2009 Old Soul Red (a blend of 59% Zinfandel, 20% Petite Sirah, 14% Syrah, 7% Malbec) is probably one of the best value non-mainstream red blends currently on the market.  Sourced from their 100% organic, and bio-dynamic vineyard this […]

Spring Wine Tasting – March 12

Our Spring Tasting is just like Spring around the corner. We will feature 10 wineries and 30 new releases including  the wines from Paul Lato, Phifer Pavitt, Demuth Kemos, Atrea, Saracina, Paloma, Gain Bay, Baton, Solitude, Seabiscuit, Fisticuffs and many others!. Come and meet the winemakers and owners of these great wineries. We are looking […]