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Red wines that are more fruit-forward and lighter in tannin and body.
Medium bodied reds that go down easy, with smooth tannins and supple fruit.
Wines where earthy and/or spicy dominate the flavors – typically medium to full body.
Full bodied wines that have concentrated fruit and are higher in alcohol and/or tannins. Some need age.
This single vineyard, 100% Cabernet Franc displays deep
plum color, medium brick red on the edges. The aromas are
rich with ripe Cabernet notes such as cassis, black cherry,
leather and cigar box. The palate is very concentrated with
a rich sappy core of fruit backed by firm tannins with soft
supple edges. The core fruit is blueberry and boysenberry,
with silky vanilla from French Oak. Additionally there's a
subtle spice which explodes out of the Cabernet matrix
making this Franc varietally distinct and correct.
This is a fine wine made from low yielding Cabernet Franc
grown at high elevation in the El Dorado foothills in Red
Volcanic soils. It is head trained to allow maximum sun light
into the canopy yielding a Cab Franc without vegetative
flavors. This a wine for the open-minded and adventurous,
but any Cabernet Sauvignon fancier would become an
This wine pairs nicely with well seasoned Rib Eye Steak
topped with Golden Chanterelles sauteed with shallots and
tarragon and a pinch of sea salt. Or try a whole or half
chicken roasted and then split and finished over the grill,
served quartered and tossed with brioche pieces, pine nuts,
dried cranberries and over a Caesar salad with shaved
"A 100%-Cabernet Franc from mountainous El Dorado County! This wine's crazy good with tons of varietal character — woodsy tannins, touch of green pepper, vials of violets — that’s also packed with plenty of great plum, cassis and savory notes of leather and mocha, all in a memorable package. With plenty of grip and acid, enjoyed over a meal, it gets better by the minute and has the depth to age 5 - 10 years, too."
Vinum Cellars is a collaboration of winemakers Richard Bruno and Chris Condos, who first became friends while they were students at UC Davis. They share a long standing passion for Chenin Blanc and fondness for the more obscure grape varieties. After graduation, Chris went to work for Pine Ridge as Enologist, and Richard went to Bonny Doon as their distiller. Shortly after, their...Read More About Vinum Cellars
Called gold country since the mid-1800's, the Sierra Foothills, located between Sacramento and the Nevada border, was a hot spot for those seeking a gold rush fortune. Some of these settlers brought some European vines with them and somewhere in that mix was the Zinfandel grape.
Zinfandel remains the grape of choice here, followed by Rhone Blends. Volcanic...Read More About Sierra Foothills
Cabernet Franc(cab-uhr-NAY frahnk)
Right Place, Right time
You won't often find this grape bottled as a single variety as it can lean towards
earthy, vegetal tendencies (think green pepper & olives). Its typical place
is in a blend with Cabernet
or both. Cabernet Franc's home is the right bank of
It is an integral part in...Read More About Cabernet Franc
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