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FEATURE WINE

Famiglia Paqua Amarone - 15 a Glass / 55 a Bottle

FEATURED HALF BOTTLES

White Wines

Santa Margarita Pinot Grigio (375ml) - 22
Acacia Carneros Chardonnay (375ml) - 20
Grgich Hills Napa Fume Blanc (375ml) - 27

Red Wines

Wild Horse Pinot Noir - 25
Merryvale Starmont Cabernet Sauvignon - 26
Ruffino Riserva Ducale Chianti Classico Tan - 24
Cesari Amarone - 37

"Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life's most civilized pleasures." -Michael Broadbent

RESERVE WINES

Bertani Amarone 1993 (Italy) $365.00
The father of Amarone, Bertani's 1981 vintage is regarded as one of the world's finest wines. Bold, rich and concentrated with a bright cherry finish 
Antinori "Pian delle Vigne" Brunello di Montalcino 2003 (Italy) $110.00
Powerful and expressive nose of red fruit, herbs and leather is matched by a palate of intensity, concentration, warm and round with impressively defined sangiovese fruit and a long intense finish. 
Brunello di Montalcino, Castello Banfi $115.00
An ethereal nose, soft, velvety and intense, with sensations of liquorice, spices and light goudron note on the palate 
Antinori "Tignanello" IGT (Italy) $170.00
The "Chateau Lafite" of Tuscany wine, this selection is rich and elegant, a memorable wine. 
Antinori "Solaia" IGT (Italy) $350.00
Intense fruit, elegant structure with soft tannins and clear varietal flavor. Blended to 75% Cabernet Sauvignon - 20% Sangiovese - 5% Cabernet Franc. 
Terrabianca Campaccio Riserva, IGT (Italy) $125.00
Rare breed of a new breed blend of Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon. Deep ruby with garnet hues, superb nose, unbelievable richness, complexity and plentitude on the palate. 
Joseph Phelps Insignia (California) $300.00
One of California's most prestigious reds. Super-rich and seductive with layers of currant, black cherry, and chocolate, followed by a long, polished finish 
Opus One (Napa, California) $280.00
Aromas of blackberry, plum, hazelnut, graphite, olive oil, cocoa and dried cherries. The wine presents a soft and rich entry, nuances of dark chocolate, black licorice and herbs linger on the finish. 
Chateau Gruaud-Larose (St. Julien, Bordeaux) $100.00
An elegant Bordeaux that offers a bouquet of plums, black raspberries and cassis. Stylish, with medium to full-body, sweet tannin, and excellent purity as well as overall symmetry. 

RED WINES

 

Italy

Chianti Classico, Nozzole Riserva $43.00
This classic red is dry, full-bodied and smooth. A wonderful wine from a great producer. 
Chianti Calssico Ruffino Riserva Ducale Tan $46.00
Specially aged Chianti, deeply colored, very full and distinctive. 
Chianti Classico, Ruffino Riserva Ducale Gold $75.00
Exceptionally smooth, rich and fragrant dry red wine, the finest of all Chianti's. 
Borgo Scopeto, Borgonero "Super Tuscan" $34.00
A blend Sanglovese 40%, Syrah 20%, Cabernet Sauvignon 20%, Merlot 20%, full bodied with extraordinary structure, terrfic harmony, and surprising softness.

Rosso di Montalcino, Fuligni $52.00
Exuberant, lively fruit and a berry-scented nose with plenty of spice. 
Brunello di Montalcino, Caparzo $60.00
A full nose, reminiscent of wild berries followed by a comforting palate, full-bodied, harmonious, delicate and a persistent finish. 
Brunello di Montalcino, Silvio Nardi $110.00
Clear ruby color with berries and spice aromas, dry and light bodied, lots of berries and fruit with a lingering finish. 
Brunello di Montalcino, Il Poggione $125.00
Velvety red wine of exceptional balance and a soft, medium body. Produced from the Spanna grape, this elegant wine is considered the Queen of all Italian wines. 
Barbaresco,Michele Chiarlo DOCG $67.00
Soft, medium-bodied with good berry like fruit. A well composed, carefully made wine that drinks nicely. 
Barolo, Michele Chiarlo $85.00
Rich and concentrated flavor. An intense yet easy to drink nebbiolo 
Barolo, Marchese di Barolo $75.00
A noteworthy Barolo with intensity and flavor, a worthy choice for beef dishes. 
Barolo, Massolino $49.00
Aromas ranging from tempting spicy notes to those of a sweet, floral and fruity nature. It is full bodied and well structured with notes of fresh dried strawberries.

Valpolicella "Ripasso", Tommasi $49.00
Fresh bouquet of delicate red fruits, medium-body with a surprising intense mature berry flavor with hints of dry fig. 
Amarone, Luigi Righetti $60.00
Aromas of dried fruit, black cherry, sweet spices and a hint of anise. Extremely rich flavors with a long smooth finish and lingering aftertaste. 
Amarone, Cesari $78.00
Quite aromatic, with a full and rich palate feel and flavors of chocolate, stewed fruit and sweet herbs. 
Amarone, Fabiano $77.00
Deep color, minty grapey, smoky aroma, dry, full-bodied, ripe tart, concentrated blackberry-blueberry flavors, good acidity and balance, appropriate levels of tannin and a rich, tart finish. 
Amarone, Michele Castellani ''Colli Cristi'' $84.00
A gorgeous and powerful Amarone with marvelous black cherry jam flavors aged up to five years in Slovenian oak. 
Amarone, Tommasi $115.00
A fragrant and harmonious wine showing a perfect balance of ripe fruit and oak complexity. 
Amarone, Bertani $175.00
A powerfully structured wine with a deep, long-lived flavor that's sure to please any red wine lover. 
Supertuscan, Banfi "Summus" $110.00
Banfi - Tremendous concentration of flavor and texture. 
Supertuscan, Biserno "Insoglio" $55.00
The nose is intensely fruity with a hint of spicy oak and licorice, The palate is balanced and harmonious, with the rich fruit being balanced by ripe, round tannins. 

France

Chateauneuf-du-Pape "Louis Bernard" (Rhone) $72.00
The epitamy of Rhone wines - clean, full, bodied with lots of complexity

Chateau Mayne Sansac - St. Emilion (Bordeaux) $28.00
A smooth Bordeaux with the roundness and warmth of the Merlot grape, showing soft, supple tannis and a lovely, aromatic bouquet

Santenay ''Les Gravieres'',Vincent Girardin (Burgundy) $65.00
A full wine which offers abudant ripeness,attractive finesse and concentration 

Argentina

Ricardo Santos Malbec $32.00
Nose of dark cherries, plums, and chocolate with undertones of loam and earth. Flavors of ripe, blackberry jam, lengthening into a sophisticated weighty finish coupled with an elegant silkiness. 
Bodegas Septima Malbec $24.00
A nose of fresh cherries balanced by toast and vanilla. Elegant flavors of raspberry jam and a hint of smoky oak with soft and smooth tannins. 

Merlot

Coppola''Diamond''(California) $34.00
Rich and silky with wonderful lenghth of flavor. 
St. Francis (Sonoma) $38.00
Firmly structured with ripe, lush flavors with hints of chocolate. 
Markham (Napa) $40.00
A highly regarded California wine with a reputation for quality. Hearty and robust, this distinct wine is certainly one of the finest. 
Stag's Leap Winery (Napa) $58.00
Ripe raspberry and dusty blackberry flavors - a clasic Merlot. 

Red Blends

Uppercut Meritage (Napa Valley, CA) $33.00
It has big aromas of raspberry and nutmeg complemented by dense black fruit and toast flavors

Trefethen "Double T" (Napa Valley, CA) $35.00
Cabernet based meritage blend from one of Napa Valleys finest wineries, Aromas of plums, blackberry jam, black pepper, clove and toasted oak. Medium bodied, with flavors of blackberries, raspberries and currants with rich chocolate on the finish. 

Zinfandel

Seghesio "Sonoma", California $40.00
Notes of deep black fruit, a punch of spice and crushed blackpepper on the nose. The rich, lush and well structured wine is hearty with exotic fruit characteristics

Chardonnay Sauvignon

Sebastiani "Sonoma Cask" (Sonoma) $34.00
A full and richly complex wine with a violet-scented bouquet - the elegance of Cabernet grape

Robert Mondavi (Napa) $48.00
Integrated layers of fruit followed by a sweet spice, vanilla and toasty oak

Round Pond "Kith & Kin" (Napa) $55.00
Beautifully balanced, with aromas of fresh red berries, complemented by subtle leather, floral notes, and sweet French oak. Bing cherry, plum, and rhubarb. Adding complexity, the palate rounds out into a creamy cherry pie a la mode with notes of violets, thyme, and nutmeg

Provenance "Rutherford" (Napa) $72.00
Well-balanced with flavors of cocoa, red currant, cola berry and rosemary
and a long finish

Stags' Leap Winery (Napa) $80.00
Enormous wine with new oak and cassis aromas

Silverado (Napa) $78.00
From a highly regarded winery, hearty, robust and distinct wine is certainly one of the finest

Grgich Hills (Napa) $105.00
Intense aromas loaded with fresh berries and spice nice, deep, full flavors followed by a clean, tannic rightness. A beautiful wine

Cakebread Cellars (Napa) $125.00
Elegant, balanced and complex, soft tannis and lovely herbal notes in expansive bouquet

Pinot Noir

Chalone "Monterey" $26.00
Aromas of tart black cherries with hints of clove and nutmeg. Ripe flavors of raspberries and cola follow on the palate. A touch of Petite Sirah adds richness, giving the wine additional weight. 
Saintsbury, Carneros $53.00
A finely structured wine of full body, elegant depth and velvety texture, with a lovely bouquet. 
Joseph Phelps, Freestone Vineyard, Sonoma Coast $48.00
Bright cherry aromas with concentrated raspberry, Bing cherry, allspice and vanilla flavors

Foley,Santa Rita Hills Carneros $60.00
Elegant and moderate in tannin, broad and dense in the mouth, with a long, lingering finishing. 
Ken Wright "Shea Vineyard", Willamette Valley, Oregon $88.00
One of the finest domestic Pinot's with a complex array of aromas and flavors including black and red fruits, particularly blueberry, spice and earth. 

Australia

Shinas "The Guilty" Shiraz $38.00
Ripe shiny blackberry red, Voluptuous cherry, vanilla and peppery spice aromas and full-bodied flavors packed with smokey vanilla oak, cherry and strawberry fruits, chocolate mocha

McWilliams Wilding Red Blend $32.00
A smooth palate with bold flavors, maximum ripeness and outstanding flavor. Powerful notes of berry, plum, and subtle spice create

WHITE WINES

Italy

Pinot Grigio, Bollini "Trentino" $38.00
Fragrant, perfumed and elegant, with focused fruit flavors and a slightly flintiness and sublte nuttiness on the finish. 
Pinot Grigio, Banfi "San Angelo" $40.00
An elegant wine of great breed and subtle complexity, clean, crisp and finely structured. 
Pinot Grigio, Santa Margherita $45.00
The best-known Pinot Grigio; crisp and fruity with a nice, mouth-filling complexity. 
Cortese Di Gavi, Pio Cesare $38.00
Delicate, fresh and tasteful. One of the finest Italian whites. 
Gavi di Gavi, La Scolca "Black Label" $74.00
A light, dry wine with a fruity bouquet and a slightly flinty character. 
Memoro White Blend, Piccini $25.00
Blend if Viognier, Chardonnay, Vermentino & Peccorino, Expansive nose of peark and honey. Elegant on the palate, showing concentration and soft tannis

Chardonnay, Jermann " Friuli" $48.00
From one of Italy's finest estates. Intensely fruity and aromatic bouquet, crisp and rich on the palate with a long persistent finish. 

France

Pouilly-Fuisse, Joseph Drouhin $48.00
The white burgundy is famous for its complex properties ranging from a taste that is rich, smooth, savory, dry and well balanced. 
Puligny-Montrachet, Joseph Drouhin $80.00
One of the greatest white burgundies, this rich seductive and elegantly full-bodied wine shows a slight flintiness on the palate and a hint of spiciness in the bouquet. 
Sancerre, Delaporte "Chavignol" $44.00
Very fresh nose of lime peel and green herbs and well balanced racy and youthful flavors. 

Chardonnay

Sebastiani "Sonoma" $27.00
Beatiful aromoas of yellow apple, vanilla and creme brulee. Exudes flavors of bright apple, pear and papaya, finishing with round notes of toasted oak.

Kendall-Jackson Vintners Reserve $32.00
Rich and fruity with a crisp, clean finish that makes this a most enjoyable accompaniment to the food

Simi "Sonoma" $32.00
Elegantly-fruited wine with toasty nuances and silky, round texture, offset by a perfect balance of oak.

Buehler "Russian River" $34.00
It displays abundant floral/stone fruit aromas lightly accented by toasty, graham crackers sur-lie qualities. The mouth feel is creamy and full but the natural acidity of the Russian River fruit carries this velvet textured package to a long, clean finish.
 
Girard "Russian River" $41.00
Beautifully mellow and round, its very drinkable style fills your mouth with flavor and fruitiness.

Trefethen "Napa" $50.00
Enticing aromas of honey, ripe peach and pear, and toasted almonds, with racy, lively, lemon drop and pinapple flavors.

Cakebread Cellars "Napa" $72.00
Great depth of flavors with the ideal balance of fruit and acidity

Sauvignon Blanc & other whites

Spy Valley Sauvignon Blanc, Marlbourough, New Zealand $32.00
Passionfruit and grapefruit aromas abd generous fruit flavors and enhanced textures through lees ageing have given this wine great interest across the palate. 
Cakebread Cellars Sauvignon Blanc "Napa", California $49.00
Superb freshness and intense varietal character, subtle touch of oak and rich, mellow, ripe fruit notes. 
Louis Dry Riesling, Germany $25.00
Dry Riesling. Delicate fragrance of white peaches, apricot and juicy pears. Impressive mouthfeel, lasting flavors. The classical Riesling in expression and elegance
 

Blush Wine

Beringer White Zinfandel $20.00
A blush wine, pale pink in color, dry, fruity and zesty. 

CHAMPAGNE & SPARKLING WINES

Italy

Tiziano Prosecco (Italy) $28.00
Fresh and rich fruity aromas of apple and pear with a hint of citrus fruit that fade into the floral bouquet. Fresh and fruity on the palate with fine bubbles. 
Cinzano Asti (Italy) $25.00
Fruity, festive and sweet. Italy's most famous sparkling wine. 
California
Korbel Brut (California) $28.00
By any measure, America's favorite California premium sparkling wine. A fine and moderately priced way to celebrate. 
France
Veuve Clicquot "Yellow Label" (France) $100.00
Well balanced with a distinct fullness on the palate. 
Moet & Chandon "White Star" (France) $95.00
An exquisite off dry Champagne with a full-bodied taste and a fruity aroma. 
Cuvee Dom Perignon (France) $290.00
The world's premiere champagne; elegantly dry, delicate and full of bouquet. 
"Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance."
Benjamin Franklin

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