Posts tagged: Santa Barbara

96 Points = French Laundry’s Favorite UNDER $50 Grand-Cru

“Site” is the venture from  Jeremy Weintraub (the longtime Seavey winemaker).  He sources from the best “Sites” in California. This latest Viognier is just a good example. The 2018 Site Viognier is sourced from the Larner Vineyard.  The Larner Vineyard would be considered a “Grand Cru” if it was located in France, some other great […]

Friday September 3rd, 2021 in , , , , , | Comments Off on 96 Points = French Laundry’s Favorite UNDER $50 Grand-Cru

GREAT VALUE / HIGH QUALITY 96 POINT SYRAH

In 1998 Joey Tensley launched Tensley Wines with one hundred cases and one single goal – to start a well-priced, Syrah-driven brand that let the unique vineyards of Santa Barbara County speak for themselves. The rest as they say… is history! I love the new Syrah Colson Canyon, a classic Tensley Syrah with its plum […]

Friday July 2nd, 2021 in , , , , , | Comments Off on GREAT VALUE / HIGH QUALITY 96 POINT SYRAH

Pickpocket this wine, you will not get punished, you’ll get rewarded with… FREE SHIPPING

Owner and Winemaker Curt Schalchlin has been producing high-quality Rhone blends at a very respectable price level for years. Curt worked for some of the best winemakers in industry and went solo about over a decade ago, and the rest is history. Today Sans Liege has a worldwide fan base among my clients, as far […]

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A Cali-Rhone Sensation, and we’ll throw in the shipping!

I was excited to hear that Prophetess was one of the top wines Robert Parker has ever tasted, and I have to wholeheartedly agree! Curt Schalchlin has been crafting some of the most amazingly, well-priced, widely-praised Rhone blends for over a decade. His wines have made him (and me) many friends.  The Prophetess bottling, Curt’ […]

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Inaugural Pinot Release from Cali “Premier Cru” Vineyard – Very Limited!

A childhood dream, let’s hook up when we are all grown up and start a winery together. That is the story of two brothers (John & Steve Dragonette) and their good buddy Brandon Sparks-Gillis. They teamed up to pursue their live-long dream to make wine. While working at wineries like Sine Qua Non, Torbreck, Fiddlehead […]

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2 x 96 Point Impressive & Multifaceted Pinot Noir

  Justin Willett started out as an assistant winemaker and worked his way up owning his own label, which he created in 2005 producing a whopping 190 cases. His meticulous attention to detail has elevated him to “Must Have” status among many Chardonnay and Pinot Noir lovers. Working with some of the best vineyards in […]

Saturday February 27th, 2021 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on 2 x 96 Point Impressive & Multifaceted Pinot Noir

An UNDER $30 CALI CAB & FREE SHIPPING TOO!

  These wines are made by two friends from different continents. Union Sacré exists at the meeting of worlds. Two long time friends, Xavier & Philip, who arrived at the Central Coast from opposite ends of the world. Xavier is a WSET certified, oenology degree holder from France, Philip is a self-taught designer from Michigan. […]

Wednesday August 19th, 2020 in , , , , , | Comments Off on An UNDER $30 CALI CAB & FREE SHIPPING TOO!

Sexy, Classic 96 Point Rated Chardonnay

A childhood dream, let’s hook up when we are all grown up and start a winery together. That is the story of two brothers (John & Steve Dragonette) and their good buddy Brandon Sparks-Gillis. They teamed up to pursue their live-long dream to make wine. While working at wineries like Sine Qua Non, Torbreck, Fiddlehead […]

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10% OFF FRENCH LAUNDRY’S FAVORITE

“Site” is the venture of  Jeremy Weintraub (longtime Seavey winemaker). He sources from the best “Sites” in California.  This latest Red Rhone Blend  is just a good example. The 2016 Site Red blend is sourced from the Larner Vineyard. The Larner Vineyard would be considered a “Grand Cru” designation if it was located in France. […]

Thursday June 25th, 2020 in , , , , , | Comments Off on 10% OFF FRENCH LAUNDRY’S FAVORITE

15% Off 95 Point Multidimensional Syrah

Matthias Pippig is not your everyday mainstream winemaker. He’s an “artist” in the true sense of the word. A creator, a dreamer, a visionary, a poet, a chef, a scientist. Mix this all together and you have Sanguis. Matthias moved here from Germany some 30 years ago with plans to make it big in the […]

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