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January Wines of the Month

2016 Cantina Terlan Pinot Grigio, Alto Adige, Italy
Regularly $19.99, January Special Price $16.99
Terlan’s Pinot Grigio will make believers out of skeptics of this often overplanted white grape. A gorgeous, delineated bouquet leads to crisp apples, white flowers and crushed rocks. Clean mineral notes support the nuanced finish. Great option for poached fish or roast chicken.

2016 Bodegas Laxas Albariño, Rias Biaxas, Spain
Regularly $17.99, January Special Price $14.99
Pale yellow. Vibrant aromas of tangerine, lemon zest and quince, with a bright mineral quality and mounting florality. Succulent, silky and precise, offering vibrant citrus and pear flavors that are given clarity by refreshing spiciness. Nicely balanced and mineral-driven, with a tangy, sharply delineated finish. A lovely partner for a plate of garlic shrimp.

2016 Yalumba ‘Y Series’ Viognier, South Australia, Australia
Regularly $9.99, January Special Price $8.49
Vibrant peach and melon aromas are complemented by a deeper-pitched suggestion of honey. Silky and fruity on the palate, offering juicy pit and orchard fruit flavors. This is a wonderful wine to pair with roast pork.

2012 Roy Prevostat Chablis Vieille Vigne, Burgundy, France
Regularly $24.99, January Special Price $20.99
Owned by Daniel-Etienne Defaix, this is one of the most ancient estates, in one of the oldest terroirs, in Chablis. A wine with great structure and beautiful minerality. The nose is floral, fresh, and delicate, with hints of lychee and ripe yellow fruit. A perfect fruity balance supported by minerality. Salmon in a tarragon cream sauce.

2015 Corvidae ‘Wise Guy’ Sauvignon Blanc, Columbia Valley, Washington
Regularly $14.99, January Special Price $12.74
This wine has beautifully ripe flavors of summer melon with vibrant hints of lemon. Additional accents of cut grass aid in pairings with an array of salads and seafood.

2015 Didebuli Sachino Red, Tbilisi, Georgia
Regularly $11.99, January Special Price $9.99
70% Saperavi (red) 30% Rkatsiteli (white). This is a delightful, light, easy to drink medium dry wine. It has a garnet color and displays rich fruit aromas with notes of strawberry. Can be enjoyed chilled, by itself, or try with light salads, fruits.

2015 Rado Kocijancic Refosk, Goriska Brda, Solvenia
Regularly $14.99, January Special Price $12.74
This light, quaffable red shows elegant raspberry and cherry fruit with hints of freshly cut herbs on the nose and presents itself similarly on the palate. Known for its bright acidity, Refosco Terrano has the ability to cut through fatty dishes and compliment a range of cuisines with relative ease.

2016 Hermanos Peciña Rioja Tinto, Rioja, Spain
Regularly $11.99, January Special Price $9.99
Lively aromas of redcurrant and wild strawberry, with subtle floral and spice notes adding complexity. Pure and precise, offering finely etched red fruit and floral flavors and a seamless texture. Fine-grained tannins add shape to the tangy, very persistent finish. Hard cheeses, paella, cure meat would be delicious with this wine.

2014 Chateau La Croix du Mayne Rouge, Bordeaux, France
Regularly $13.99, January Special Price $11.89
Chateau La Croix du Mayne is a stellar example of the value to be found in Bordeaux. A tasty blend of Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Malbec this petit Chateau’s wine has bold flavors of ripe raspberry and black plum and is sure to spark your interest in finding more value in this classic region. A nice steak or some cheese would be nice with this wine.

2015 Chateau Maris Rouge, Minervois, France
Regularly $15.99, January Special Price $13.59
Blend of Syrah and Grenache, with aromas of black berry, black cherry and current with hits of black pepper and cigar box. This is a great pre dinner wine to have with appetizers and cheeses.

2014 Bodegas Olivares ‘Altos de la Hoya’, Jumilla, Spain
Regularly $12.99, January Special Price $10.99
This rich and flavorful wine from South-Eastern Spain comes from 80+ year old vines. You won’t find a better old vine value, dense with dark fruit notes, grilled ribs will stand up to its smoky nature.

2015 Shannon Ridge ‘Wrangler Red’, Lake County, California
Regularly $13.99, January Special Price $11.89
Shannon Ridge, High Elevation Wrangler Red is a deep garnet, Bing cherry color. It has aromas of ripe cherry, blackberry, tobacco and rich chocolaty notes. The flavors include blackberry, dusty cherry, cinnamon spice and sweet tobacco. It’s a rich, polished wine with supple tannins, nice balance and a lush, lingering finish. Try this wine with a burger or pizza.