Red Wine for Your Valentine

Red Wine for Your Valentine

  It’s a new year, and love is in the air. Now is the time to treat yourself and the ones you love to that soul-lifting, delicious (and heart-healthy) nectar of the gods – wine. Rich in New Year’s resolution-friendly … Read More »

How to Enhance Your Tasting Experience

How to Enhance Your Tasting Experience

Some of you would like to get better at tasting wine. Some of you are now confident enough that you would like to share your knowledge with your friends and family. Perhaps some of you are looking for a different … Read More »

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Warm Up with a Wine Tasting

The hectic holidays are over, leaving you with the perfect opportunity to pause, reflect and hit the refresh button. While the weather may still give you chills, a warm and inviting Wine Tasting will be just the thing to carry … Read More »

Wine Picks - White Wines

Monarch 2014 Paso Robles Riesling

Enjoy the Wine Pick of the Week, the Monarch 2014 Paso Robles Riesling.    Our Monarch 2014 Paso Robles Riesling is refreshing and complex. Yellow cherry, Meyer lemon and pineapple are the first flavors to appear. Then more complexity takes … Read More »

Wine Pick of the Week

Monarch 2013 Lodi Zinfandel

Enjoy the Wine Pick of the Week, the Monarch 2013 Lodi Zinfandel.    Our Monarch 2013 Lodi Zinfandel opens with strawberries and black currant. This dry wine has a great lush, creamy attack.   Tannins are very silky and make … Read More »

Wine Picks - White Wines

Monarch 2013 Lodi Chardonnay

Enjoy the Wine Pick of the Week, the Monarch 2013 Lodi Chardonnay.    The Monarch 2013 Lodi Chardonnay has aromas of watermelon, lemon and almonds. The wine has a smooth attack with a medium intensity, with more fruity flavors. This … Read More »

Wine Pick of the Week

Monarch 2013 Lodi Syrah

Enjoy the Wine Pick of the Week, the Monarch 2013 Lodi Syrah.    This Monarch 2013 Lodi Syrah has a deep violet color, almost black. The nose has a lot of dark fruit like blueberry and blackberry. There is a … Read More »