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Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival Announces the Addition of an Early Morning Vineyard Hike Adventure

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Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival Announces the Addition of an Early Morning Vineyard Hike Adventure

 

LOS ANGELES COUNTY (January 20, 2013) – Winemaker Robert Reyes will lead an early morning Festival Vineyard Hike into the Sierra Pelona Foothills, on Saturday January 26, 2013 beginning promptly at 8:00 a.m. until 10:00a.m. The hike will begin at Reyes Winery, where the festival is being held, which is located just 45 miles north of downtown Los Angeles.  Hikers will gather at Reyes Winery by 7:30am to begin an intermediate level…

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Reyes Muscat 2011 Meyer Lemon Muffins

 

Reyes Muscat 2011 Meyer Lemon Muffins

By Beth Heiserman

 

 

 

 

 

Ingredients

 

2 cups of all purpose flour

3½ tsp baking powder

1 tsp kosher sea salt

½ cup non fat milk

½ cup Reyes Muscat 2011

½ cup sugar

1 egg or 2 egg whites

½ cup oil

3 meyer lemon’s Zest

Pam

 

Directions

 

  1. Sift dry ingredients on bowl.
  2. Mix egg, sugar, milk, oil and Reyes Muscat 2011 in mixing bowl.
  3. When wet ingredients are combined, slowly incorporate the dry into the wet.
  4. Fold in zest to mixed ingredients.
  5. Spray Pam cooking spray into muffin tin.
  6. Bake in preheated oven at 400 degrees for 20-25minutes.
  7. Cool and serve.

 

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Third Press Release- Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival

 

1st Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival Promises the Perfect Combination of Wine, Food, Music, Art & Philanthropy

 

JANUARY 17, 2013 (Los Angeles, CA) – Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association will hold its 1st Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival on Saturday, January 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Reyes Winery in Agua Dulce.  Proceeds from the festival will benefit the Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital*. Guests will receive a complimentary commemorative tasting glass and plate, a specialty gift bag, and free parking.  They will also enjoy a “ticketless” wine tasting and gourmet fancy…

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Reyes Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Chocolate Pudding

Reyes Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Chocolate Pudding

By Beth Heiserman

 

Ingredients

  • ½ cup Dutch-processed cocoa
  • ¼ cup cornstarch
  •  ¾ cup powdered sugar
  • ¼ cup instant non-fat dry milk
  • ½  teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 ½ cups milk
  •  2 cups heavy cream
  • ½ cup Reyes Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon

 

Directions

  1. Place cocoa, cornstarch, powdered sugar, nonfat dry milk and salt into bowl and mix until combined.
  2. Place dry mixture into a medium saucepan. Add Reyes Winery 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon, milk and heavy cream and whisk to combine.
  3. Over medium heat, bring mixture to a boil, continue to whisk gently.
  4. Reduce heat to low and cook for about 5 minutes while continuing to whisk.
  5. Pour mixture…

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Reyes Chardonnay 2010 Peach Lavender Jam

 

Reyes Chardonnay 2010 Peach Lavender Jam

 

Ingredients

6 peaches, chopped into small pieces

6 cups of sugar

1 tbsp of lavender in a tea ball

1 package of Sure-jell Certo liquid pectin

1/3 cup of Reyes Chardonnay 2010

 

Directions

 

  1. Pour sugar into large pot and cook over medium to high heat.
  2. When sugar starts to melt and sides of pot, looks like it is a caramel color; add peaches, lavender and pectin.
  3. When it starts to boil, continue to cook until frothy.
  4. When the back of the spoon looks like it is sticking to the back. (Take a finger and go down the back of the spoon, if you…

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Reyes Muscat 2010 sold out

Reyes Winery is almost SOLD OUT of  Reyes Muscat 2010. We will have our regular price of $15 per bottle available until January 19. Starting January 20, it will be available for $24 per bottle until we are sold out. There is very limited quantity available, buy our Reyes Muscat 2010 while you can. You can purchase our wine in the newly renovated tasting room.  It is open weekends from 11am-5pm. You can also purchase our award-winning wines on the website at http://reyeswinery.com/ouronlinestore.

Reyes Winery will have one last event for the disappearing Reyes Muscat 2010, don’t miss this special…

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Reyes Winery 2010 Chardonnay Scrambled Eggs and Chicken Sausage Hash

 

Reyes Winery 2010 Chardonnay Scrambled Eggs and Chicken Sausage Hash

By Beth Heiserman

 

Ingredients

2 lbs. Chicken apple sausage, out of the casing

2 apples, chopped

1 onion, chopped

1 tbsp parsley, chopped

¼ cup of Reyes 2010 Chardonnay

¼ tsp pepper

½ tsp kosher sea salt

2 tbsp butter or pam

 

 

5 eggs, mixed

2 tbsp butter or pam

¼ tsp pepper

½ tsp kosher sea salt

¼ cup of parmesan cheese

Remainder of liquid after sausage hash is done

 

Directions

 

  1. In large frying pan, cooking over medium heat, brown the chicken apple sausage with butter.
  2. After 10 minutes, add the onions, salt and pepper; continue to brown slightly.
  3. When sausage is cooked, add  Reyes 2010…

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L.A. Times article

Here’s an article in the L.A. Times featuring some of our local vineyards and wineries.

Take a look. http://touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-73927096/

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Second Press Release- Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival

Excitement Continues to Build for First Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival

 

Los Angeles County (December 29, 2012) – Enthusiasm and participation keep growing for the The First Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival slated for Saturday January 26, 2013 from 11a.m. to 4p.m. at Reyes Winery just 45 miles north of downtown Los Angeles.  The festival will celebrate the recently established AVA, The Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation. Proceeds from the festival will benefit the Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.  The Sierra Pelona Valley appellation is Los Angeles’ County most recently established and fastest growing…

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Blueberry Reyes Merlot 2010 Bread Pudding

Blueberry Reyes Merlot 2010 Bread Pudding

By Beth Heiserman

This recipe requires three steps: Bread, Custard, and Reyes Merlot Sauce.  You can make the entire recipe from scratch or you can purchase the bread already made.

Ingredients for bread

1 egg

1 Tbsp. butter

3 Tbsp. sugar

1 ½ Tsp. kosher salt

3 cups bread flour

2 ½ Tsp. Bread machine yeast

 

 

Ingredients for custard

 

3 eggs

1/3 cup of sugar

1 ½ cups of non fat milk

½ cup of heavy whipping cream

1 Tbsp. cardamom

1 Tsp. vanilla
2 cups of fresh/dried blueberries (not frozen)

 

 

 

Ingredients for Reyes 2010 Merlot Blueberry sauce

 

21 Oz. can of blueberry pie filling

2 cups of Reyes…

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First Press Release for Our Wine Festival

Reyes Winery To Host Inaugural Sierra Pelona Valley Annual Wine Festival

 

Los Angeles County (December 20, 2012) – The First Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Festival will be held Saturday January 26, 2013 from 11am to 4pm at Reyes Winery  approximately 45 miles north of downtown Los Angeles.  In attendance at this inaugural event will be the Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners, local winemakers and other wineries and breweries from all across southern California.  They will gather to celebrate Sierra Pelona Valley’s recently granted AVA by showcasing their award winning wines and officially taking their place as one of…

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Spicy Cranberry Sauce

Spicy Cranberry Sauce with Reyes Winery 2010 Merlot Recipe

Ingredients

  • 2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries (about 8 ounces)
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger
  • 2 cups Reyes Winery 2010 Merlot
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoons chopped crystallized ginger
  • 1 teaspoon cardamom
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon

Method

1 Heat large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add cranberries and fresh ginger; stir until cranberries begin to burst, 3-5 minutes.

2 Add wine and brown sugar; boil until mixture is reduced to 2 1/2 cups, about 15 minutes.

3 Add crystallized ginger, cardamom and cinnamon.

Serve sauce cold or warm.

Yield: Makes 2 1/2 cups.

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Holiday Dinner Wine Pairings

Thanksgiving

The holidays are a time for family, friends, food, & laughter. Choosing the perfect wines to serve during your special gatherings can be nerve-racking. This year, relax, set the worries aside and follow these recommendations for these sure-to-please Holiday Food & Wine Pairings. Let these fine wine recommendations help you plan your holidays stress free.

What to Pour First?

Whether you are the host or a holiday guest selecting a bottle to bring to the party, there is no better way to jump-start the evening than with a bottle of a lighter wine! No need to be uneasy about which wine…

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Thanksgiving

 Happy Thanksgiving!

Just a reminder that November 17-21, Reyes 2010 Chardonnay will be 15% off the regular price. We will have special holiday hours during November.

Monday November 19 thru Wednesday November 21 from 1pm-4pm.Thanksgiving

 

Friday November 23, 11am-4pm. Come and see our Black Friday Specials…They will be amazing!

 

Sunday December 9, 12:00 to 3:00 pm. Merlot Day Special includes one bottle of our multi-award winner Merlot 2010, winery and gallery tour, chocolate and cheeses to pair, tasting flight 7 wines. $35.00 per person. Please sign up by going to our…

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Reyes Winery 2012 awards

Reyes Winery 2012 Awards.

2010 Cabernet Sauvignon; Silver medal-LA Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition 2012, Bronze medal-O.C. Fair 2012

 

2010 Merlot; Bronze medal-LA Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition 2012, Silver medal-Long Beach Grand Cru 2012, Silver medal-O.C. Fair 2012

 

2010 Syrah; Silver medal-LA Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition 2012, Bronze medal- San Francisco Competition 2012

 

Agua Dulce Delight; Silver medal-LA Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition 2012, Bronze medal-Long Beach Grand Cru 2012

 

White Delight; Silver medal-LA Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition 2012

 

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Radio Interview

Today from 10am-11am, KHTS radio hometownstation.com/ Join Bill Miranda and Patsy Ayala from the Santa Clarita Valley Latino Chamber of Commerce as they do a radio interview business leaders from around the SCV. Today they will be interviewing Robert Reyes.
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Details: The world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra will be performing live at West Ranch High. Advance tickets now on sale. Senior and Veteran Discounts. For details, visitwww.westranchmusic.com

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Eve’s Wine 101 article on our wine and cheese event.

Eve Visits Our Latest Winery Tasting Room: Reyes Winery

 

During one of the last warm days in October we took a beautiful drive through a long winding road that led us to a new winery about 30 minutes from our home in Newhall. The exterior of the winery was decorated with an expansive fountain framed by an equally expansive view of vines on three sides; on the fourth side was the winery tasting room situated between the winery itself and a modest home. Had we viewed the winery from above, we would have seen vines in all four directions, with…

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Daylight savings special event

 

Sunday November 4 12:00 to 3:00 pm at the Reyes Winery tasting room, we will be hosting our Daylight savings special event. This  Red and White Port Special, includes your choice of one bottle of our award-winning Port, tasting flight 7 wines, Winery and gallery tour and cheeses & chocolates to pair with Ports.  $35.00 per person. Please sign up by going to our website http://reyeswinery.com/events

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2011 Syrah

Our 2011 Estate Bottled Syrah is full-bodied, deep dark red, it has aromas of black raspberries, blackberries, plum, dark chocolate, black pepper and earth.

It is well balanced and has the roundness of a mature wine with well-integrated soft tannins and complexity. Black fruit, toasted oak, and pepper flavors with notes of dark chocolate come together seamlessly on the lengthy smooth finish of this wine.

A multi award winning Syrah. A double gold, gold, 2 silvers, and 2 bronzes. Plus this 2011 Syrah has received 97 and 92 points.

Price $: 27.00

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2009 Syrah

2009 Syrah

2009 Reyes Winery Signature Estate Bottled Syrah, Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation

Our 2009 Syrah won two silver medals, one at the LA Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition and one in the Long Beach Grand Cru.  This wine is a deep dark color with luscious aromas of jasmine, blueberries and hints of pepper. This wine is creamy and gentle on the palate and sure to become a recurring favorite.

Price: $24.00


 

 

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2009 Merlot

2009 Merlot

2009 Reyes Winery Signature Merlot Estate Bottled, Sierra Pelona Valley

A wine with a lush velvety texture, enticingly robust, yet creamy and with a great nose. This wine abounds with the elegance of the fruit and a silky finish.

Price: $24.00


 

 

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2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

2009 Cabernet

2009 Reyes Winery Signature Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon, Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation

This gold medal winner and “Best of Class” winner 2009  Cabernet Sauvignon boast extraordinary character with depth and poise. Influenced by the sophistication and character of Bordeaux’s wines, Reyes Winery Signature Cabernet Sauvignon showcases how conscientious attention to detail in vineyard management in our  Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation’s unique micro-climate results in hearty grapes with deep color and intense flavors.

Price: $26.00


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2010 Cabernet Sauvignon

cab101Our 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon is our second “Estate Bottled” vintage. It won a silver medal  in the LA Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition 2012 and a Bronze in Orange County Competition.   This wine has been as well received as the prior vintage. This velvety and elegant wine has light to medium tannins and a very distinct Cabernet aroma. It is well rounded with excellent balance and intensity in the mid palate and a lingering finish. Replete with ripe sweet fruit flavors of black cherries, raspberries, blackberries, and a harmonious slightly nutty taste.

Price $:…

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2010 Syrah

2010 SyrahOur 2010 Estate Bottled Syrah is full-bodied, deep dark red, it has aromas of black raspberries, blackberries, plum, dark chocolate, black pepper and earth.

It is well balanced and has the roundness of a mature wine with well-integrated soft tannins and complexity. Black fruit, toasted oak, and pepper flavors with notes of dark chocolate come together seamlessly on the lengthy smooth finish of this wine.

This wine has won a Silver at the LA International Wine & Spirits Competition 2012 & San Diego County Fair Commercial Wine Competition, Bronze in San Francisco…

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2010 Merlot

2010 MerlotOur 2010 Estate Bottled Merlot is a smooth Medium-bodied wine with a flavor true to its grape origin and the aromas of black cherries. This wine won three medals, silver in 2012 Orange County Competition, a silver in the 2012 Long Beach Grand Cru, and a bronze in LA Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition. This wine is most notable for its attractive lingering bright fruit flavors of berries, cherries, plums, and a touch of cinnamon and toasted oak. This wine was kept in French…

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2011 Cabernet Sauvignon

2011 Reyes Winery Signature Estate Bottled Cabernet Sauvignon, Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation

This velvety and elegant wine has light to medium tannins and a very distinct Cabernet aroma. This outstanding rich and luxurious wine exhibits flavors of intense dry strawberry with a hint of cracked black pepper, and finishes with soft and detailed tannins. It Pairs well with a pepper and garlic herb rib roast.

Price: $24.00


 

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2011 Renaissance Les Deux Rois

2011 Renaissance Les Deux Rois

Accolades: Gold and rated 90 points- 2015 San Diego International Wine Competition
Bronze Medals – 2014 OC Fair has awarded this wine a Bronze and 2nd Prize for best label

Tasting Notes:  It has a rich ruby red color with aromas of plum, dark cherries and a hint of cocoa.
Winemakers Notes:  This is a blend of California Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. The label depicts our family crest, which represents an extensive ancestral history. This is the first of several delicious wines Reyes Winery will…

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2011 Merlot

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2011 Reyes Winery California Merlot

Our 2011 Merlot is a soft medium bodied  Merlot has aromas of molasses, mocha and plums with notes of anise.  On the palate you get intense ripe plum, a soft balanced acidity, silky tannins and a lingering finish of spicy toasty oak.  The velvety ruby color and aromas will inspire anyone to have another glass.  It will pair well with duck or with a coffee-crusted pork roast with a Merlot au jus

Price: $22.00


 

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The Taste You Crave and the Health You Need

A glass of wine is so much more than just a glass of wine. The way it complements food makes it a great drink with any meal. Since some areas don’t have the best attributes for a vineyard, Californians are fortunate enough to live where some of the best wines in the world are made.

California wine is the finest in the country. Robert Reyes, owner of Reyes Winery in Agua Dulce, couldn’t agree more, “California is situated in the same environment as other countries that grow wine. Some areas in California are better than others for growing wine grapes….

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Our Reds Took Home The Gold

2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Best of class 95 points, L.A. Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition.
  • Gold medal, L.A. Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition.

2009 Merlot

  • Gold Medal Long Beach Wine Competition.
  • Silver Medal L.A. Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition.

2009 Syrah

  • Silver Medal, L.A. Int’l Wine and Spirits Competition.
  • Silver Medal, Orange County Fair Wine Competition.

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2011 Chardonnay

2011 ChardonnayOur 2011 Chardonnay is light and easy to drink. It exhibits unique tropical aromas with an exotic taste of guava and grapefruit. This wine can pair well with an Ambrosia salad, oysters, or it can be paired with a spicy Caribbean fish. Its pleasantly fruity flavors and good balance provide a pleasurable lingering finish. This Chardonnay makes any day feel like an escape to your tropical paradise.

Price $: 22.00


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Benefits of Joining Our Wine Club

Benefits of Joining Our Wine Club

Our Wine Club is a great way to enjoy the variety of selections from our winery and also provides immediate access to our special pricing programs for club members. There is no fee to join. Wine Club Membership benefits include:

  • You will receive three wines quarterly.
  • 20% discount off your first purchase when you join our wine club
  • 15% discount off normal winery price, unlimited bottles
  • Free tasting for two any time the tasting room is open
  • VIP invitations to special events
  • Private vineyard, winery and gallery tours by appointment
  • ‘Pick up’ parties – you can pick up your wines quarterly…

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Agua Dulce Delight

Agua Dulce DelightReyes Winery Estate Bottled Agua Dulce Delight, Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation

A unique blend of award winning wines was set aside at Reyes Winery to create this complex full bodied old-world style Port.  This wine has won a silver medal at the LA Intl Wine and Spirits Competition 2012 and a bronze at the Long Beach Grand Cru 2012. The blend was only slightly filtered to preserve the integrity of the wine and enhance bottle aging. This wine is black cherry…

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White Delight

White DelightReyes Winery Estate Bottled White Delight Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation

This unique gracefully scented and radiant dessert wine multi award winner contains a blend of Chardonnay, Muscat Blanc and old vine dry-farmed Trebbiano grapes.  This wine won a silver medal in the 2012 Long Beach Grand Cru. The aromatics are as stunning as the palate itself, its first impressions are beautifully alluring, with scents of Brandy and orange.  The flavors are pure and redolent of liquid butterscotch, white peach, citrus, Seckel pear, and Crème…

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2009 Rosa’s Choice Rose

2009 Rose

2009 Reyes Winery Estate Bottled Rosa’s Choice Rose, Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation- SOLD OUT

This delicious rose is an excellent wine with many elements and great appeal. The blend is a clear salmon pink color, medium bodied with sweet berry flavors and hints of citrus, apple and spice. This wine is slightly sweet, fresh, well balanced, with a pleasantly crisp and enduring finish.
It entices you to drink it on the porch, in the backyard, anywhere. It is very approachable and very easy drinking; it…

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2010 Chardonnay

2010 2010 Reyes Winery Estate Bottled Chardonnay, Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation HAS SOLD OUT

This wine marked an important milestone for Reyes Winery as our inaugural white wine. Our Chardonnay starts with subtle hints of citrus, pear and peach elements. On the mid palate a balance of Pippen apples, subtle spices and just a hint of vanilla are detected. The finesse of this wine is found in the perfect proportion and intensity from the nose through the finish.
Our pioneer Chardonnay is sophisticated in nose and palate…

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2010 Muscat

2010 Muscat

2010 Reyes Winery Estate Bottled Muscat, Sierra Pelona Valley Appellation

Our especially small production of Muscat warranted the extra care placed on the vines in 2010.  This wine was meticulously crafted to enhance the delicate natural sweetness of the superb Muscat grape. This creation is fairly full-bodied with light acidy.

Ripe delightful aromas of orange peel and a hint of delicate spice add a pleasureable fine distinction to the background and a bit of complexity to the sweet orange flavors.


SOLD OUT

 

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