The Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2016 Pinot Grigio

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The Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2016 Pinot Grigio opens up with vivid citrus, floral blossom, and green apple aromas. The wine offers a rich texture on the palate with flavors of preserved lemon, pear, and subtle spice. This flavorful and quenching wine is easy to sip alongside many different dishes including spicy Thai, creamy pastas and fresh salads.

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Beaulieu Vineyard’s 2015 California Chardonnay

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Beaulieu Vineyard’s 2015 Chardonnay shows classic varietal charm, delivering the perfect combination of pear, apple, and ripe tropical fruit flavors woven together with toasty oak spices. Hints of citrus and a round mouthfeel finish out the palate, evolving in layers of pineapple, red apple, and vanilla. Fermenting and aging for 4 months on French, Hungarian, & American Oak along with lees stirring and partial malolactic fermentation lend depth and texture to the vibrant flavors.

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Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2015 Rose

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Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2015 Rose is a stylish, graceful wine, brimming with succulent summer berries and bright citrus. Based on Grenache, Pinot Noir, Tempranillo and Syrah, this wine is a jewel pink color that is redolent with fresh strawberries, watermelon and fragrant orange blossoms. The palate is layered and voluminous, lifted by vibrant citrus across the long finish. Serve chilled, as a perfect apperitif on a warm evening or with lighter styled dishes such as poached scallops or grilled chicken.

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The Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2016 Dark Red

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The Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2016 Dark Red is a decadent blend of two of the most alluring and rich red varieties: Merlot and Petit Sirah. The deep garnet-colored wine opens with vibrant aromas of black plum, blackberry and warm cardamom spice. The velvety-textured palate is expansive with intense flavors of baked boysenberry, mocha and layers of mouthwatering juicy fruit. The well-integrated oak influence gives toasted vanillin notes and adds to the lengthy, flavorful finish.

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Beaulieu Vineyard’s 2013 Maestro Collection Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah

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The 2013 Maestro Collection Cabernet Sauvignon/Syrah stacks up a dense core of cassis and blackberry from the Cabernet Sauvignon, while Syrah adds unexpected spiciness and juicy, ripe black raspberry and blueberry expression. The texture on the palate is lush, yet firmly structured, and the long finish is laced with deep berry and toasty oak notes. Combining the Bordeaux-heritage Cabernet Sauvignon grape and Rhône-heritage Syrah grape, this is an intriguing, appealing sensory experience of a New World blend. Only 420 cases produced.

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Beaulieu Vineyard’s 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

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This Cabernet Sauvignon boldly boasts its Rutherford AVA sourcing with its great saturation of color, aromas and flavors. Its massive brambly blackberry, cassis and black plum expression intermingles with nuances of earthy forest loam, mocha, pipe tobacco, caramel and sweet oak spices. The structured “Rutherford dust” tannins give this wine its dense texture and expansive mouthfeel, while balanced acidity from the excellent growing season adds vibrancy.

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Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

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Combining elegance and approachability, the Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon opens up with rich aromas of blackberry bramble, accented by nutmeg and mocha spices. The palate is smooth and supple, delivering a balanced expression of dark cherries, currants, and spice. Fine, chocolaty tannins hold the finish, which is long and luxurious. With its bold flavors and an easy accessibility, the 2013 Sterling Vintner’s Collection Cabernet Sauvignon pairs well with a variety of foods and occasions, from filet mignon to barbecued ribs.

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Beaulieu Vineyard’s Coastal Estates Chardonnay

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Beaulieu Vineyard’s Coastal Estates Chardonnay shows classic varietal charm, delivering fresh pear and tropical fruit woven together with toasty oak spices. The palate is supple and round, evolving in layers of pineapple, apple and vanilla. Lees stirring and partial malolactic fermentation lend depth and texture to the vibrant flavors, while a splash of Viognier and Riesling adds a floral lift to the fruit flavors. Juicy and long, the wine shows lovely grace and sensibility that make this an everyday favorite.

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Sterling Vineyard’s 2011 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

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Sterling Vineyard’s 2011 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon has berry-like fruit aromas with cedar overtones which highlight the dense, ripe fruit flavors and elegant finish of this wine. Aged in small oak barrels, this Cabernet Sauvignon is blended with small amounts of other Bordeaux-style varietals that help to accentuate its complexity. This wine complements strongly flavored foods such as roast lamb and chicken.

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The Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2015 Pinot Noir California

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The Sterling Vintner’s Collection 2015 Pinot Noir California offers notes of black cherry, raspberry, vanilla, and tobacco spice on the nose. The concentrated palate is rich with good depth and complex flavors of dark berries, black tea, cocoa dust and warm vanilla. The tannins are silky and well-integrated and lead to a flavorful finish. The diverse nature of Pinot Noir makes it a perfect accompaniment to many foods including grilled meats, cheeses and even salmon.

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