Blackberry Desert Wine – Parker-Binns Vineyard

Our wine tonight is the Blackberry Desert Wine from Parker-Binns Vineyard in the Tryon Foothills of North Carolina. Produced 100% of locally sourced blackberries. Fermented and aged in a style reminiscent to a port. Beautiful purple color. The nose is expressive and reminds one of fresh blackberry cobbler! Tart and bold, like a perfectly ripe … Continue reading Blackberry Desert Wine – Parker-Binns Vineyard

Christmas White – Biltmore Estate Winery

Our wine tonight is the Christmas at Biltmore White Wine from Biltmore Estate Winery. Blend of Muscat Canelli, Gew├╝rztraminer, Riesling, and Viognier. Grape sourced from California. Vintage: 2018 Soft pale yellow in color. Semi-sweet. Nose of freshly sliced pears, peaches and cream, red grapefruit, ginger, honeysuckle, and rose petals. Gew├╝rztraminer is prominent and easily detectable … Continue reading Christmas White – Biltmore Estate Winery

Rustic Red – Wellborn Winery

Our wine tonight is the Rustic Red from Wellborn Winery in Travelers Rest, South Carolina. Produced of locally grown Chambourchin. Non- vintage. Light ruby in color. Nose of fresh baked blueberry muffins, raspberries, passion fruit, dark cherries and the forest after a morning mist. Semi-sweet. Flavor notes of tart raspberries, red currants, boysenberries, and a … Continue reading Rustic Red – Wellborn Winery

Riesling – Baker Buffalo Creek Vineyard

Our wine tonight is the American Riesling from Baker Buffalo Creek Vineyard in Fallston, North Carolina. Estate grown Riesling. Non-Vintage. Light golden in color. Nose of grapefruit, lemon, honeysuckle, hazelnut, almond, daffodil, and apple blossom. Semi-Dry on the palate. Tangy notes of tangerine, lemon, pear, and pink grapefruit, with a crisp finish reminiscent of white … Continue reading Riesling – Baker Buffalo Creek Vineyard

Corot Noir – Midnight Magdalena Vineyards

Our wine tonight is the Corot Noir from Midnight Magdalena Vineyards. Vintage 2017 100% Estate Grown Corot Noir. North Carolina's Swan Creek AVA. Developed at Cornell in 1970, Corot Noir is a hybrid of Seyve Villard and Steuben. Gorgeous dark ruby in color. Decant for one hour to open. Very fruit forward nose of Bing … Continue reading Corot Noir – Midnight Magdalena Vineyards