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Another great wine from Athair and again a wonderful value. Very well balanced, bright tree fruit juxtaposed with marshmallow and dulce de leche. Precise acidity plus a lengthy finish.
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Another great wine from Athair and again a wonderful value. Very well balanced, bright tree fruit juxtaposed with marshmallow and dulce de leche. Precise acidity plus a lengthy finish. Read More
Overdelivers is an understatement for this wine! At just over $20 this wine outclassed a bunch of $40 bottles at a Pinot tasting. This is unabashedly California style Pinot, dense fruit, full body, and lots of baking spices. However it still retains enough acidity keep it very lithe and lively. Black cherry, fresh blueberry, cherry cola and ... Read More
Wonderful and elegant Pinot Noir - another success from Athair. This is a winery to watch as the product being put out is phenomenal and priced well for the quality. The PN is smooth and complex, earthy and fruity. The climate in the Russian River Valley is excellent for a beautifully produced Pinot and Athair has done it right. Way underrat... Read More
What a great light hearted Chardonnay! Saralee's Vineyard continues to produce wonderful fruit and Athair winemaker, Jim McMahon, has done another great job producing a light, yet complex fruit forward Chardonnay. The bartlett pear really comes out with just a light spice at the finish. This is a wonderful bottle of wine that is nice on its o... Read More
There are many wine events happening in the month of October in San Francisco. This weekend 10/2 & 10/3 The Jug Shop is pouring wines from Puglia in honor of Puglia Wine week & 10/4 there is a Puglia wine dinner at La Ciccia, Sat 10/9 is Fall Fest, Sun 10/10 is Lodi on the Water & Wed 10/13 is Wine and Spirits top 100 event. If you want details... Read More
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