This Saturday we’re celebrating summer, we’re celebrating Saturday, we’re celebrating sunshine with a great line up of Sunny Saturday Summer Sippers. Crisp whites, fresh Rosé, and two tasty, tangy reds – what better way to pass a sunny afternoon? Come join us.
2017 Borell Diel Müller Thurgau $14 1ltr
Müller-Thurgau was created in Switzerland in the 19th century as a hardy, early-ripening grape for table wines. It is now the most widely grown grape in Germany. Borell-Diehl makes it in the classic style: fresh, crisp, limey, and ridiculously easy to drink. Organic
2017 Gertie & Max, Gutedel Dry $15
The Gutedel grape, also known as Chasselas, is a local specialty in Germany, Switzerland and Alsace. Its home turf in Germany is the tiny sub-region of Markgraflerland located within Baden, Germany’s warmest growing region. It sits at the edge of the Black Forest which protects the area from inclement weather. It is a gentle, dry, aromatic wine floral aromas and a palate with subtle notes of tropical fruit with a pleasing nuttiness.
2017 Mas de Boislauzon, La Chaussynette Rosé $14
La Chaussynette is made by a 5 generation Châteauneuf du Pape producer from their organic estate grapes. It is a fresh Rhone Rosé with notes of strawberry and citrus that makes a perfect afternoon sipper.
2015 Haden Fig, Willamette Valley Pinot Noir $20
Haden Fig is the sister winery to Evesham Wood and they make some of our favorite Oregon Pinot Noir. The fig has dark fruit is mixed with bright cherry and raspberry, sweet damp forest and juicy acidity. Organic
2015 Chateau La Canorgue Luberon $20
60% Syrah, 30% Grenache, 10% old-vine Carignan and Mourvedre
A top organic and biodynamic estate in the heart of the Luberon region of France, Château la Canorgue produces both reds and whites. This red is initially quite powerful but over time opens and softens in the glass. Full of beautiful dark, spicy fruit, with aromas of thyme, rosemary, lavender, olive, and black pepper.
Madrona Wine Merchants offers free wine tastings featuring 4-5 selections on a theme every Saturday from 2 until the bottles run out and on Sunday we offer a mini-tasting of two wines all day from 11-5.