Cru Wines

(559)673-6372 20146 Road 21
Madera , CA 93637
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Founded in 2003, Mariposa Wine Company is a portfolio of handcrafted artisan style wines that embrace the incredible diversity of California's premium viticultural areas. The CrU, Carmichael and Yosemite View brands each feature only the varietals that thrive in their respective regions; each label with its own unique character and focus. Owner Richard Spencer has had a keen interest in fine wines for many years, a pastime cultivated with long-time family friend and partner Michael Conway. For these two entrepreneurs, the dream of owning a winery is now a welcome reality. Based in Madera, California winemaking at Mariposa Wine Company is overseen by Winemaker Ken Post. Centrally located inorder to source from appellations ranging from Santa Barbara to Napa Valley, MWC strives to deliver quality and value at its respective price points. – Description from Alejandro

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  • Chateau Bellegrave Cru Bourgeois Pauillac 2002

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    I bought this bottle of wine from the website www.bidforwine.co.uk/auctions/show/124503 for £15.Pauillac is an appellation created in 1936,although there has been viticulture here for centuries,for red wines from the commune of Pauillac and a few clearly marked parcels outside it.Pauillac is located on the eastern side of the Medoc peninsular ab... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906


  • Back in 2010, less than one million cases of Prosecco were imported to the United States. These days we're looking at about 4 million cases. The holidays are incomplete without Prosecco for so many Americans. But for me, the holidays are incomplete without Prosecco Superiore DOCG. The distinction is terrifically important for a variety of reason... Read More

    From the article The Sparkling Wine Trendsetter of 2017


  • Have you noticed that wherever you are in the world, the Christmas lunch menu is set in stone? In England smoked salmon followed by a traditional turkey roast and Christmas pudding has produced broad smiles around the festive table for decades … I’m a big fan but the part that I don’t really get is when the same wines are rolled out year on year... Read More

    From the article Have a Grand Cru Christmas!


  • Over the past ten years I’ve watched as Carmenere from Chile has hit the wine scene in a big way. The grape returned from assumed extinction in 1994 – that’s a fairly recent date, especially in wine years. For decades it was believed that Carmenere from Chile was a unique strain of Merlot. Once its true identity was revealed by DNA testing the g... Read More

    From the article Celebrate the Holidays with Carmenere from Chile


  • Maison Ambroise Cote de Nuits Villages 2014

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    I bought this bottle of wine for £20 from a wine shop in London's Hampstead [www.oddbins.co.uk]. The Cotes de Nuits consists of 14 communes in the north of the Cotes D'Or in Burgundy between the town of Dijon and the village of Nuits Saint George but in 1964 the Cotes de Nuiits Villages appellation was created for red and white wines from 5 of t... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906


  • According to a YouGov poll, forty-one percent of Americans enjoy wine with Thanksgiving dinner. It's no wonder we spend so much time planning our drink menus. Turkey Day wines have been discussed on Snooth at length over the past ten years. Tastes have evolved to include more than just the mainstays. Traditions have been shattered, and most meal... Read More

    From the article The One and Only Wine You Need This Thanksgiving


  • Decided to spin this out from another thread to keep things clear and more easily accessible.Please post your recommendations here. Will add my own when I have a spare moment.... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Good pinot noir in the $30...


  • Frank Phelan Saint-Estephe 2011

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    I bought this bottle of wine for 10 euros at the end of my last trip to France. Saint Estephe is a Bordeaux appellation that was created in 1936[although viticulture in the area goes back centuries], for red wines from the single commune around the village of that name in the north of the Medoc peninsular. Frank Phelan was created in 1986 as the... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906


  • According to the Wine Institute, in 2015, over 28 million liters of wine were produced by sixty-three different wine producing countries. There are currently 195 different countries in our world, which means that a whopping one third of it is making wine. We all cherish our favorite wine countries and regions, but there are some superior wine pr... Read More

    From the article This Wine Region is Trending


  • Domaine Parize Pere et Fils Givry Rouge 'La Fauleraie' Vieilles Vignes 2016

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    I bought this bottle of wine from a shop near London's Liverpool Street railway station [www.danddwineshop.com].The Givry appellation was created in 1946,although viticulture here goes back to at least the Romans,for red and white wines [though 80% are red] from three communes around the village of that name on the Cotes Chalonaise in southern B... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906


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