2008 Core Grenache, Santa Barbara County 750ml
Huge nose of juicy red fruits and grilled meat. On the palate the wine is loaded with lush red and blue fruits, brown spices and nice concentration. A crowd pleasing wine at a great value that you won't find everywhere. This is a follow-up to Core's hugely popular 2007 Grenache.
2007 C3 Tempranillo Reserve, Santa Barbara County 750ml
This wine is smoky and lush with powerful dark fruit flavors and herbs, with a firm backbone. Year after year C3 Tempranillo is a big hit. This year was a special vintage which warranted a reserve designation. The wine is ready to go now or age it for another 5-10 years.
2008 Core Grenache RESERVE, Santa Barbara County 750ml
Huge nose of juicy red fruits and spice. The wine possesses a fantastic palate with beautiful fruit, a thick, rich mid-palate, and a very focused, structured finish. This is a special barrel selection from Core's best- selling Grenache. Mainly 2 clones were selected for this wine. A crowd pleasing wine that is guaranteed to amaze everyone. This wine will benefit from 1 to 3 years of bottle age and then drink well for a decade.
90-93 points - Rhone Report
2007 Ground Around Blend, Santa Barbara County 750ml
This wine is complex and balanced beyond belief. An intricate blend of fruits, tannin and acid. The wine is bright and will burst upon your palate with dark red berries and black cherry with hints of licorice and the pinch of tobacco. Drink it now or age another 1-20 years.