2013 “Complicated”
Pinot Noir

Taste: Red cherry and strawberry jump out of the glass from this classic Sonoma County Pinot Noir. A full mid-palate of red berries and plum lead to a finish with a perfect balance of fruit, acid, and lightly toasted oak along with some subtle earthy notes. There is a silky, lingering caramelized taste and texture.

Look: Color is bright Burgundy with an inviting deep red hue.

Nose: The nose is vibrant yet balanced. Ripe red cherries, crushed raspberries, strawberries, leather, and subtle French oak.

Varietal: 100% Pinot Noir

Appellation: Sonoma County, CA

Barrel: Aged in French Oak Barrels

Alcohol: 14.5%

Fact Sheet
$20 / Bottle

2012 “Taken”
Red Wine

2012 is a heralded vintage in Napa Valley. The season was ideal as we saw rainfall in the spring followed by optimal temperatures in the early summer. Warm days followed by cool nights throughout the season led to an early October harvest. The fruit was picked at perfect ripeness with a higher yield than expected.

Look: Dark garnet red with purple hue.

Nose: Intense aromas of ripe blackberries and blueberries, crushed graphite and earthy notes, underlying deep tones of dark chocolate and espresso with hints of vanilla and toasty French oak.

Varietal: 60% Cabernet, 40% Merlot

Appellation: Napa Valley, CA

Aged in French Oak Barrels

Alcohol: 14.5%

Fact Sheet
$30 / Bottle

2012 “Complicated”
Red Wine

Taste: Ripe raspberry and red cherry burst from this fruit-forward central coast blend. Notes of anise, cocoa and well-integrated French oak make for a pleasant and balanced mid-palate. The finish lingers with flavors of cassis and dried plums.

Look: Color is medium burgundy with a deep violet hue.

Nose: Seductive aromas of strawberries, bright red cherries, ripe plum, black tea, bitter chocolate, espresso, and subtle tea leaf aromas.

Varietal: 53% Grenache, 42% Syrah, 5% Carignane

Appellation: Central Coast, CA

Aged in French Oak Barrels

Alcohol: 14.5%

Fact Sheet
$20 / Bottle

2013 “Complicated”
Chardonnay

Taste: Opulent flavors of peach and guava dominate this classic Sonoma Chardonnay. Hints of Meyer lemon and apricot flavors, coupled with well-integrated French oak make for a well-rounded Chardonnay with great balance.

Look: Light straw color with a golden hue.

Nose: Vibrant pineapple, stone fruit and stone fruit jump out of the glass. Fresh Meyer lemon zest shines through with just a subtle hint of French oak to soften and round out the wine.

Varietal: 100% Chardonnay

Appellation: Sonoma County, CA

Aged in French Oak Barrels

Alcohol: 13.9%

Fact Sheet
$18 / Bottle