Merlot always tastes great during the month of March, and lucky for us Merlot lovers, the 2012 vintage can be had for $27 per bottle, so come indulge in the madness.
And this just in!! We discovered a secret stash of the 2008 when preparing for our Library Reserve Club tasting this weekend, March 4 & 5! Nothing goes with everything like Merlot: it’s the perfect partnership grape that makes Cabernet Sauvignon sing more sweetly and compliments the cedary herbaceousness of Cab Franc with its fruity friendliness.
NEWS: We have a few openings in both the Sippers and Library Reserve Clubs: refer a friend or join yourself and we will reward you with a bottle of 2008 Honor Roll Merlot! Wine Sippers Club membership required for participation in our Library Reserve Club.
March 4 & 5: Vintage 2008 Tasting for Library Reserve Club. Our valued LRC members are invited to a special tasting of vintage 2008 Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon & Valedictorian, this weekend only, March 4 & 5. These wines are aging nicely and would make a wonderful addition to your cellar and will be great with hearty meals for the shank of March. Snag some 2008 Merlot at $35/bottle and full cases for $300.
March 4 & 5, 11 & 12: Barrel Tasting & Futures Sales. Wine Sippers Club members are invited for our semi-annual barrel tasting this weekend as well. We have very limited cases of 2015 Cabernet Franc (40) and 2015 Pinot Noir (20) available. These superior quality wines from a very short vintage are priced at $240 for the month March, while supplies last. And they won’t last long: we guarantee it! Wines will be available for pick up following April bottling.
March 4 & 5: Live Music with Bob Burnett! What’s better than a day of pondering the future and contemplating the past? Live music! This weekend, we feature Bob Burnett, whose musical odyssey has landed him on stage at San Jose Jazz Festival, High Sierra Music Festival, Vancouver Folk Festival, Winnipeg Folk Festival, Utah Arts Festival, Alaska State Fair, Oregon Country Fair, Maui Steel Guitar Festival, Kuumbwa Jazz Center and major SF venues Slims and Great America Music Hall. Burnett has shared the stage with Google Co-founder Larry Page, Emeril, David Lindley, Tony Curtis and Bruce Willis and was a regular on Kid’s Clubhouse KTEH TV.
Come enjoy the gorgeous greenery as spring takes over the vineyard, driven by all the winter rains. Pruning has been underway in earnest while the weather has given us a break. It won’t be too long until bud break occurs.
March 11 & 12: Barrel Tasting, while supplies last. Hurry!
March 12: Daylight Savings Time Begins! Set your clocks ahead one hour as we Spring Forward.
March 17: St. Patrick’s Day. Celebrate by going green with one our favorite wines, Cabernet Franc!
March 20: First Day of Spring! We’ll be welcoming Anne’s favorite season with a glass of her favorite beverage, Teacher’s Pet Chardonnay. Won’t you join us in a toast?