Hughes Family Vineyards 2013 Signature Reserve Wild Turkey Vineyard Sonoma Valley Zinfandel

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: Rich, dark ruby red in color, with complex and classic Zinfandel aromas of dried fig, cherry, raspberry, clean earth and espresso. Rich and supple with luscious red fruits, pepper and smoke. Mouthwatering, with beautifully integrated tannins, sweet oak, balanced acidity and a lingering finish. 95 Points, Gold Medal, California State Fair Final Blend: 100% Zinfandel Case Production: Only 600 cases produced Pair With: Grilled steaks, pork, burgers, spicy bratwursts and sausages, salmon, pastas with spicy sauces, cheeses, chocolates, or the winery’s own recipe for Christopher’s Blue Cheese Cheesecake Appetizer Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold 5-10 years Alcohol by Volume: 14.7% Wine club members might be familiar with this selection as we’ve featured the 2009 and 2012 vintages as well.

Price: $38.00

Order: Hughes Family Vineyards 2013 Signature Reserve Wild Turkey Vineyard Sonoma Valley Zinfandel
SIG13-18-3

Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards 2015 Barrel Selection Santa Barbara County Malbec

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: Dense flavors and aromas, a creamy texture, silky tannins, and flavors of raspberry jam, cherries, cacao, toasty vanilla, and rubbed sage. Final Blend: 90% Malbec, 10% Barbera Case Production: Only 896 cases produced Pair With: Herb-crusted rack of lamb with red wine reduction sauce, roasted bone marrow with fleur de sel and caramelized shallots, or blue cheese-stuffed buffalo burgers Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold up to 2 years Alcohol by Volume: 14.1% Cheers to another unique wine club find!

Price: $15.99

Order: Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards 2015 Barrel Selection Santa Barbara County Malbec
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Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards 2017 Vineyard Selection Santa Barbara County Chardonnay

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: Tropical guava and citrus aromas combine with caramel notes and a creamy texture to enhance the lingering finish. Final Blend: 85% Chardonnay, 15% Viognier Case Production: Only 616 cases produced Pair With: Mozzarella di bufala with prosciutto on grilled ciabatta, or classic French onion soup Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold up to 2 years Alcohol by Volume: 14% Cheers to another unique wine club find!

Price: $13.99

Order: Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards 2017 Vineyard Selection Santa Barbara County Chardonnay
STD2-19-2

Victor Vineyards 2015 Lodi Roadside Red

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: This red opens with beautiful, complex flavors of super rich black cherries, blackberries, spice and rich, toasty vanilla French oak.  Its soft, elegantly rich texture is complemented by a long, silky finish. Final Blend: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petite Sirah, Ruby Cabernet, Zinfandel Case Production: Only 2,000 cases produced Pair With: Grilled meats, hearty stews, pizza or chili Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold 3-5 years Alcohol by Volume: 14.7%

Price: $10.99

Order: Victor Vineyards 2015 Lodi Roadside Red
STD3-2018-2

Sullivan Vineyards 2011 Estate Grown Rutherford Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: On the nose, the aromas are now slightly floral, with hints of violet, maple, hickory, dried cranberries, and vanilla caramel. On the palate, flavors of blueberry, blackberry, and hints of raspberry. The texture is creamy, velvety and coating, yet with a brightness of acidity. The wine finishes with supple tannins and hints of chocolate. Final Blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon Case Production: Only 640 cases produced Pair With: Barbecued flat iron steak Hold Time: Enjoy now Alcohol by Volume: 14.5% Uncork this special wine club delivery and experience the best of Napa Valley.

Price: $80.00

Order: Sullivan Vineyards 2011 Estate Grown Rutherford Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
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Victor Vineyards 2013 Lodi Cabernet Sauvignon

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: Powerful and full-bodied, delivering ripe black cherry, blackberry and currant, layered with hints of cocoa, dried herbs, black peppercorn and toasted oak. Gold Medal/Best of Class, Sunset International Wine Competition 89 Points/Editor’s Choice, Wine Enthusiast Silver Medal, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Silver Medal, California State Fair Final Blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon Pair With: Rich, hearty red meat dishes Hold Time: Enjoy now Alcohol by Volume: 14.7% Cheers to another unique wine club find!

Price: $13.99

Order: Victor Vineyards 2013 Lodi Cabernet Sauvignon
CCS13-18-5

William Church Winery 2014 Gamache Vineyards Columbia Valley Malbec

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: Flavors of currant and wild raspberry with white pepper and orange blossom. Hints of cedar carry through to a smooth, structured finish with robust flavors. Silver Medal, TEXSOM International Wine Awards 88 Points, Wine Enthusiast Final Blend: 100% Malbec Case Production: Only 420 cases produced Pair With: Anything off the grill Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold up to 10 years Alcohol by Volume: 14.5% Cheers to another unique wine club find!

Price: $31.00

Order: William Church Winery 2014 Gamache Vineyards Columbia Valley Malbec
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Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards 2016 Santa Barbara County Toccata Barrel Selection Barbera

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: In cool Los Alamos, the Barbera grapes ripen late and produce a dark, wild, cherry-tinged wine with lovely, rich fruit character. Final Blend: 75% Barbera, 25% Petite Sirah Case Production: Only 250 cases produced Pair With: Italian fare Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold up to 5 years Alcohol by Volume: 14.5% Cheers to another unique wine club find!

Price: $14.99

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Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards 2016 Santa Barbara County Toccata Vineyard Selection Malvasia Bianca

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: Notes of fragrant white gardenia and summer apricot and peach are anchored with a hint of amber incense. Made in an off-dry style with a slight sweetness and intense perfume quality. Final Blend: 79.5% Malvasia Bianca, 14.3% Viognier, 6.2% Muscat Canelli Case Production: Only 150 cases produced Pair With: Pea tendril salad with farm fresh spring lettuces, or hard Italian cheeses Hold Time: Enjoy now Alcohol by Volume: 14% Cheers to another unique wine club find!

Price: $12.99

Order: Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards 2016 Santa Barbara County Toccata Vineyard Selection Malvasia Bianca
PSE1-19-2

Strala Vineyards 2015 Napa Valley Proprietary Red Wine

The California Wine Club

Tasting Notes: The nose is full of blackberries, vibrant black cherry, dried berries, maple, brown and black spices, cinnamon and gingerbread. The wine is soft and gives way to supple round tannins with a delectable center and persistence of fruit. 90 Points, Wine Spectator Final Blend: 40% Merlot, 30% Zinfandel, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Petite Sirah, 5% Malbec Case Production: Only 300 cases produced Pair With: Veal or lamb dishes Hold Time: Enjoy now or hold up to 5 years Alcohol by Volume: 14.5% Welcome Strala Vineyards to The California Wine Club family with this inaugural wine club feature.

Price: $46.00

Order: Strala Vineyards 2015 Napa Valley Proprietary Red Wine
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