Speed Tasting #4 2014 St. Supery Estate Cab Sauvignon

81% Cabernet, 7% Petit Verdot, 6% Malbec, 2.% Cabernet France.

Retails for $42. 100% Estate grown wines.

Black cherry, fresh fruit, great acidity. Very fresh, young, tasty.

Speed Tasting #3 M*T Troon 2015

CO ferment of over 50% Tannat with the rest mostly Malbec. Natural ferment, no new oak, foot crushed.

Moving to all natural wine and biodynamic

Minty, dark, extremely dark fruit with lovely acidity.

Speed Tasting #2 2006 Cain Five Cabernet Sauvignon

60-70 acre vineyard.

Wow. This is a current release. Very funky earthy nose. Dark, gripping palate. Aging so well.

Speed Tasting #1 2015 Jack Winery Diamond Mountain Cabernet

Bramble, black fruit, lovely nose. Lovely deep black cherry.

Named for the children of the wine makers.

Speed Tasting #10 2015 Anaba Turbine White

Viognier, Grenache Blanc, Marsanne, picpoul.

Pineapple, creamy, smoky nose. Retails for $32. Apple on the palate, with more stone fruit. img_4120

Speed Tasting #9 2016 Dancing Coyote Gruner Veltliner

From Clarksburg, CA. All estate grown fruit. Family owned winery.

Light, grassy, melon, great acidity. Very refreshing. $11.99. Screaming bargain.img_4119

Speed Tasting #8 2015 William Hill North Coast Chardonnay

Retails for $17. Fermented in stainless steel, aged with staves.

Stone fruit, baked apples, spices, brown sugar on the finish.