Tag: Wine

Wines we are pouring

Baja expert Tom Bracamontes pouring Corona del Valle April 18

I recently tasted the best wine ever from Baja, Corona del Valle! Tom Bracamontes (Baja wine enthusiast extraordinaire) will be in the Lab pouring these delicious and outstanding wines. The wines are produced solely from grapes grown on Hector Corona’s family ranch, located in Valle de Guadalupe. Winemaker is Jac Cole, a 20+ year veteran of Napa’s […]

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Winemaker Tara Gomez of Kitá Wines ~ Thursday, April 6

It’s a great pleasure to have Tara Gomez of Kitá Wines in the Lab pouring her latest releases from Santa Barbara. Tara will be pouring: T’aya White Rhone Blend, Pinot Noir Hilliard Bruce Vineyard Sta Rita Hills, Spe’Y Red Rhone Blend Camp 4 Vineyard, Syrah Camp 4 Vineyard Flight 17 / 12.75 club members 10% off bottles to go that […]

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Wine Tasting Flights today – April 5, 2017

Rosé vibes are back and we’re pouring three new bottles including Summer Water, the exclusive rosé of Yes Way Rosé, and Penville from local wine hero Patton Penhallegon (Patton will be in the Lab in the coming weeks with his whole lineup!) Next up are three delicious Spanish wines from our favorite organic/biodynamic importer, Farm Wine. Finally, three […]

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Wine Tasting Flights today – March 16, 2017

Two flights featuring new wines from Spain: whites & a rose (excuse me, Rosado!), and a flight of reds from Priorat in Catalan (outside of Barcelona.) Priorat produces some of the most unique and delicious blends on the planet and are a constant source of mystery & intrigue. Finally, three rich and powerful reds from […]

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Wine Tasting Flights today – March 2, 2017

  Current Tasting Flights Old World Whites 2015 Andre & Michel Quenard Chignin 2015 Savoie Marc Bredif Vouvray Classic 2015 Loire Valley Darting Riesling Kabinett 2015 Pfalz Tempranillo 3 Ways Vina Albali Tempranillo 2009 Valdepenas Vina Real Crianza 2011 Rioja Tineta Ribera Del Duero 2013 Ribera Del Duero GSM: Old World & New Dom. Pere […]

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Wine Tasting Flights today – Feb 16, 2017

  Current Tasting Flights North Coast Sauvignon Blanc Emmolo Sauvignon Blanc 2014 Napa Valley Eric Kent Cuvee Renee 2015 Sonoma County Favia Linea 2014 Napa Valley Italian Reds Marchetti San Silvestro Rosso Conero 2014 Marche Salice Salentino Suavitas 2011 Puglia,Italy Polvanera Primitivo 2014 Puglia, Italy RIDGE Vineyards Reds Ridge Three Valleys 2014 Sonoma County Ridge […]

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Thurs Feb 23 ~ Savage Wines LA

LA winemakers Joe Baker & Abe Likaczer of Savage Wines will be pouring their exceptional Sauvignon Blanc in an informal tasting.   15% off bottles to go that night only $7 / 5.25 wine lab club 6 – 9 PM ~ drop by anytime that evening

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Thurs Feb 9 ~ Jason DiFrancesco Winemaker Leverage Wines, Paso Robles

Local winemaker Jason DiFrancesco has started Leverage Wines in Paso Robles and will be in the Lab pouring his latest releases: 2014 Trajectory and 2014 Acceleration Leverage began as a concept to merge a longtime passion for wine with a desire to utilize its ability to bring enjoyment and collaboration to many people. Inspired by this idea to create […]

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Wine Tasting Flights today – Feb 2, 2017

We are excited to bring you a bit more of the spectacular 2015 vintage in France. Next up are 3 Crus Beaujolais all imported by Kermit Lynch (arguably the best Beaujolais importer.)  We also are featuring wines from J. Wilkes Winery in Santa Barbara. And of note, a fantastic flight of 3 Pinot Blancs each from a different […]

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Thurs Jan 19 ~ Wes Hagen winemaker of J Wilkes

Wes Hagen (Santa Barbara legend and former winemaker of Clos Pepe) winemaker at J Wilkes will be pouring the delicious wines of this Bien Nacido estate. 6 – 9 PM ~ drop by anytime that evening while we pour four of the J Wilkes current releases: Pinot Blanc 2013, Pinot Noir Sta. Rita Hills 2013, Pinot Noir Santa Maria […]

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