With spring comes blooming flowers, singing birds, growing gardens, and heaping showers. The warm weather puts anyone in the mood to kick back their feet on the lawn chair and enjoy a refreshing glass of their favorite wine while enjoying the wonderful colors mother nature has to offer. This spring take the time to stop and sip the wine with the selection of five wines we have carefully picked just for you!
San Simeon 2014 Estate Reserve Chardonnay Monterey-$18.00
Filled with fresh, crisp aromas of lime sorbet, apple pie, citrus buttercream cake, and nut brittle with a dry yet fruity medium-full body and with tingling medium-long flavors of coconut cream, vanilla-lime custard, and baking spices. This creamy chardonnay has lots of tropical fruit flavors with a bright acidity to balance them out. The perfect wine to sip at your next cookout!
Maddalena Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 – $20.00
This wine has mild, savory, earthy aromas of potting soil and clay, sundried berries, waxy honeycomb, and tomatoes. With flavors of pickled beets, cherries, blueberry tart, nuts and earth. A nice combination of sweet, savory, and earthy flavors bodes well for the dinner table. Paired best with short ribs, gnocchi, or beef stew.
Maddalena Chardonnay 2014– $15.00
A gold colored wine packed with aromas and of melon rind, bruised apple, and nut skin. Filled with vanilla yogurt, nuts, hints of cedar, and coconut cream flavors. Enhanced with a sea salt richness and clean finish. This bright and fresh chardonnay will have you planning your next tropical vacation!
Opaque 2013 Red Darkness -$30.00
A well-named blend of Zinfandel, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Petit Verdot, and Petite Sirah is black as nighttime in the glass. Filled with delicious aromas of blackberry tart and blueberry pie mixed with ripe fruit, caramelized peaches, citrus, spiced apples, and dried berries. This wonderful robust, fruity red blend can be enjoyed in the day or night, regardless of how dark it is!
Stella Rosa Aluminums- $4.99 each
Americas #1 imported Italian wine is now available in new and sleek convenient single-serve size that has shatterproof durability. Stella Black bursts with bold, natural flavors of ripe blackberry, blueberry, and raspberry. Stella Platinum, on the other hand is filled with crisp apple and creamy vanilla flavors that are everything but basic. Both wines go great with essentially any food pairing. Served best on the beach, by the pool, or on the patio.