Nothing is going to stop us from having our autumn sale. Hall Street Project phase II has been a true nuisance from the start for all adjacent businesses resulting in significantly lower customer traffic. Now it is our turn to reach out to you. We are fully stocked and all kits are 15% off during our ‘construction’ sale.
Reserve your 2019 Passport wines-Have one or all four.
Let’s start with the deal: Pre-order all four kits and get a discount of 50% on the fourth kit. Don’t need your credit card now, you do not pay upfront only when you start or pick up the kits. By reservation only! Pre-orders should be in by Saturday, November 10.
Our annually recurring success story is about the limited release Passport Series. Top juices skimmed off the market to assemble a limited release, one-off collection. Every year Passport series take us to new countries and blends under the motto: “Every year an adventure, every bottle an expedition”. There is no room for the ordinary; after all, we have created high expectations.
A red Merlot Cabernet Franc blend from California. Availability December, kit price $166
This blend of Merlot and Cabernet Franc offers a balanced soft rustic profile. Merlot stands as the fruit-forward backbone of the wine, while the aromatic Cabernet Franc rounds out the blend with soft spices and herbal notes. On the nose and palate, this wine offers plum, red and blackberries and dark cherry fruit notes, with underlying woody smoke, herbal spice and soft tannins.
A dry or off-dry white West Coast Blend of the Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinot Gris from California, Washington and Oregon. Availability January, kit price $156.
The perfect trio of Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinot Gris, create this off-dry, medium bodied white wine. Fresh aromas of orchard fruit and delicate honey rise from the glass, while the palate sings with lively pineapple, lemon and stone fruit flavours combined with hints of apple, pear and honey. The zesty acidity in this wine balances the slightperfectly.
A red blend of the Malbec, Garnacha and Shiraz from Argentina and Spain. Availability February, kit price $166
A marriage of Argentina and Spain brings you a full-bodied wine rich in aromas of dark berries with nuances of licorice and chocolate. Balanced and full with soft tannins, a palate of ripe black and blueberries are complemented with the spice of black and white pepper, creating a finish that is long and pleasing.
An Italian Super Tuscan with grape skins. Availability March, kit price $188
Super Tuscan, a term made popular in the 1980’s, is used to describe wines made in Chianti that did not follow the strict DOCG rules using varietals non-indigenous to the region. A blend of Sangiovese, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, this full-bodied Super Tuscan exhibits aromatic notes of oak, vanilla, leather and spice while the palate punches with bold
black cherry and raspberry flavours. Firm but not aggressive tannins and a long lingering finish makes this wine a true show stopper.
Call, mail or hop in to secure your order.
Aaaah, April is here. As I sit in the store looking out at the sunny day, I realize that although I will miss the ski season…it is So nice to think about getting into the garden again. It will also soon be time to switch back to our regular hours- beginning April 4th.
Come and see us 9:30-5:00 Tuesday- Friday. Saturday hours are, as always, 9:30-4.
Passports 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon Rose has arrived! If you have a kit reserved, you get a call to let you know! If you are interested in trying one of these Passport kits HURRY. I am only able to bring in a few extra, they will not last long!