Paicines, Central Coast

Hollow Wines

Shore Pounder Goon of Fortune

Choose this book by its cover and it did not disappoint! Juicy, tart sooo crisp and chilled. I adore! Loving the energy. Super chill vibes, drinkable and fun. Good energy all the way. Will def buy again, would be nice to gift a friend. The label is dope — 20 days ago

Bonny Doon Vineyard

Le Cigare Orange 2020

Orange, excellent clarity. Pepper note in nose. Not much flavor initially, just a hint of sweetness, finish of tangerine peel and white pepper. Rounded mouthfeel with some mild skin astringency, no surprise for an orange or extended skin contact wine. After a couple of hours, I coaxed some peach flavor out of it; might need some air, more likely I overchilled it. Reasonably priced, decent value. 80/10/10 blend of Grenache Blanc, Grenache and Orange Muscat. Beware of strange dirigibles in your vineyard while you are at it… (check the fine print on their label) — 10 days ago

Trixie and Daniel P. liked this
Trixie

Trixie

Excellent orange color. Cheers!🍊
David Shaw

David Shaw Influencer Badge

Not so alien contact, I suspect

Williams Selyem

San Benito County Pinot Noir 2015

Williams Selyem Central Coast Pinot Noir 2015: Medium-light bodied. Well balanced. Red fruit dominate followed by blueberry, spice, oak & earth. For me, first time trying & enjoying their Central Coast Pinot. Not the most complex but absolutely delicious, delightful and easy to drink! Enjoy the nice weather & happy Sunday to all! Cheers🍷 — 11 days ago

Ira, Mike and 2 others liked this

Guglielmo Family Winery

Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

Deep ruby color. Dark fruit, leather and spices. Not a bad wine from Morgan Hill, CA. — 16 days ago

Andrew, Dawn and 14 others liked this
Sharon B

Sharon B Influencer Badge

Nice color!
Neil Valenzuela

Neil Valenzuela

Cheers @Trixie & @Sharon B - hope you guys are well!
Trixie

Trixie

@Neil Valenzuela All is well! Watching our pet conure Luna bop to ska music!😅

Fess Parker

The Big Easy Santa Barbara County Syrah Blend 2018

Blend of 57% Syrah, 24% Petite Sirah & 19% Grenache, deep Ruby with aromas of berry fruits, vanilla and smoky spice. On the palate flavors of ripe black cherry and blackberry with vanilla, cacao ondine licorice. Long finish, fine soft tannins, ending with fruit, oak, spice and vanilla. Nice has good short term aging. — 4 days ago

Rob, Josh and 1 other liked this

Pisoni Vineyards

Estate Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir 2012

Alex Lallos
9.5

Beautifully evolved almost chambertin like. Still deep and with some viscosity but showing a lot of grand cru burgundy notes. Power and finesse. Really glad I waited 10 years on this puppy. Awesome @Jeff Pisoni — 10 days ago

Lee Lightfoot
with Lee
Shay, Ira and 2 others liked this
Lee Lightfoot

Lee Lightfoot Influencer Badge

Legend says the curtting are from La Tache but it always tastes more like Musigny. Not a complaint.
9.4

Sine Qua Non

Le Supplément Syrah 2013

On my list of favorite Syrahs! A beautiful dark magenta color. Blackberry tart cherry, floral aromas jump from the glass with secondary notes of pencil lead and sandalwood and hints of bacon fat and milk chocolate floating. Taste - a smooth creamy and richly structured wine. Blueberry and cherry fruits still dominate with pepper, crushed rock and tar following. The finish is long with lingering notes of bitter chocolate and espresso and a touch of heat on the end but overall flavors are well integrated. Should open up even more throughput the evening. Luv the label. — 21 days ago

Karin BlazonaJill Young
with Karin and Jill
Jill, Eric and 22 others liked this
Sharon B

Sharon B Influencer Badge

How’s the book?

Jonata Winery

La Sangre de Jonata Ballard Canyon Syrah 2015

1 hour decant. Old meets new. Striking aromatics of thyme, rosemary, sage, and turkey drippings, sitting atop roasted plum and bramble. Rich and ripe with a plush, velvety mouthfeel. Syrah and Merlot? — 5 days ago

Eddie, Shay and 12 others liked this

So far Out

Chillable Red 2021

this wine was recommended as a chill red perfect for sipping on a hot day. it’s bright, light, easy to drink with notes of berry. we had it with korean chicken. i like the coolness of the wine against the spice of the dish. — 12 days ago

Deborah liked this

Tercero

The Outlier Santa Barbara County White Blend 2020

(Ignore label, this is a 2021). Foot stomped and on skins overnight - nice texture. Some of the last gewurztraminer in CA. Cold fermented in stainless. Honeysuckle. ABV 13%. Would be great with Thai or Indian food. — 9 days ago

Eric, Diane and 14 others liked this