d'Arenberg, "Hermit Crab" Viognier Marsanne (2021)
Origin: McLaren Vale, Australia
Grapes: 60% Viognier, 39% Marsanne
A blend of Viognier and Marsanne with a portion of Viognier fermented in aged French Oak to add mouth feel and support the subtle tannins. This is an interesting Australia Rhone style white.
Areyna Torrontes (2022)
Origin: Calle de Cafayate, Salta, Argentina
Salta is one of the highest elevation vineyard in the world! This is a fresh aromatic white with a tight profile, elegant tension and beautiful citrus notes. The mouth has a lovely level of acidity showcasing a modern, fresh and unique style of Torrontes. This wine is sourced from the 'Grand Cru' terroir for Torrontes in the high elevation desert of Cafayate, Salta.
Kosicek Vineyards Traminette
Origin: Lake Erie AVA
Traminette is a French American cross created in 1965. It's parent is Gewurztraminer.
Kosicek is a family owned and local vineyard right here in the Grand River Valley AVA. This wine is a semi-dry white wine with floral aromas, and tastes of spice, honey and melons.
Ferrante Gewürztraminer (2020)
Thsi mean "Spicy Traminer" in German. It's a pink skinned grape variety and this wine has .7% residual sugar. Ferrante Winery is right here in the Grand River Valley AVA. Their Gewürztraminer has spicy citrus aroma and flavor, floral notes, off-dry. Fun fact, it won gold in the 2022 San Francisco International Wine Competition!
E. Guigal Cotes du Rhone Rose (2021)
Grapes: 70% Grenache, 20% Cinsault, 10% Syrah
The Guigal family has made serious dry rosé wines since the 1940s, and their Côtes du Rhône Rosé, like all their Côtes du Rhône wines, is humble in name only. The wine bursts with irresistible fresh red fruits and yet is also serious and satisfying.
M Cellars Dry Rosé (2021)
Origin: Grand River AVA, Ohio
Grapes: Pino Noir 30%, Cabernet Sauvignon, 40%
M Cellars is another local favorite here in the Grand River Valley AVA. This wine has a soft salmon hue with aromas of lilac, nectarine, and butter. On the palate expect a crisp acidity and light bidy with flavors of ripe strawberry and honey.
Honoro Vera Rosé (2022)
Origin: Jumilla, Spain
Grapes: Tempranillo and Syrah
This wine was made using a combination of direct pressing and the saignée method and vinified in steel tanks. The taste is bright and fresh with notes of red fruits and berries, including strawberry, cherry and ends with watermelon.
Bonny Doon VIn Gris de Cigare (2022)
Grapes: 50% Cinsault, 43% Grenache, 5% Clairette Blanche, 2% Mourvedre
This wine is left on the lees post fermentation. You'll get a slight perfume of cherry blossoms from the Cinsault and Grenache with wild strawberry, peach, guava, and rhubarb, finishing with a discreet scent of white pepper.
South River Vineyards Malbec (2019)
Origin: Grand River Valley AVA, Ohio
South River is the only voneyard growing Malbec in the state of Ohio. This is a medium body wine with earthiness and hints of blackberry.
Chateau du Caillau (2020)
Origin: Cahors AOC
You can expect a bright color and an intense nose of ripe black fruits, cassis, mineral aromas and spicy black pepper. It is round and tannic with superb balance and structure.
La Rousse, Malbec (2020)
Origin: IGP Pays d'Oc
The La Rousse Malbec expresses the stony character of the terroir with its inky violet color and spicy fruit aromas. Showing varietal character, this Malbec is full of blackberry, cassis, and espresso notes.
Bodini, Malbec Mendoza (2022)
Origin: Mendoza, Argentina
You'll find this Malbec has fruit and spice on the palate balanced by notes of fresh fruits like plums and blackberries. It is ripe in the mouth with soft, round tannins and a long finish.