New Wine Releases

Carol Shelton Wines

707-575-3441,


2012 Pinot Noir
Rich black cherry fruit, nice black pepper spice and touch of earth. Firm tannins cloaked in velvety plush silkiness, nice spicy finish. More fruit than a lot of Pinot Noirs—a Zin-lover’s Pinot!

Carol Shelton Wines

707-575-3441,


2011 KingRidge Cabernet Sauvignon
Dark red in color. Black cherry-cola and cassis fruit, long and deep on nose and palate. Cedary oak spice and warm pipe tobacco aromas, dark chocolate, vanilla at finish, smoothly structured tannins

Carol Shelton Wines

77-575-3441,


2011 Rockpile Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
Dark red in color. Black cherry-cola and cassis fruit, long and deep on nose and palate. Cedary oak spice and warm pipe tobacco aromas, dark chocolate, vanilla at finish, smoothly structured tannins

Carol Shelton Wines

707-575-3441,


2010 Karma Zin
Very complexly layered spice and black fruits, lively! Dark chocolate, Creamy oak, a bit of vanilla cola, brown spices-nutmeg/cinnamon. Rich in mouth, good structure for aging, a bit chewy in its youth

Carol Shelton Wines

707-575-3441,


2011 Rocky Reserve Zin
Nice medium-red in color, very pretty black cherry-blackberry fruit, spicy-cedary oak, nicely focused acidity enhances mineral flavors, round, elegantly structured tannins for aging, super plush long finish!

J Vineyards & Winery

707-431-5205,
http://www.jwine.com/Wines/Pinot-Noir/J-Pinot-Noir-Nicoles-Vineyard

2012 J Nicole's Vineyard Pinot Noir
Russian River Valley
Aromas of flowers, candied orange, black fruit and bittersweet chocolate. Flavors on the palate range from blackberry, black cherry and blueberry to bacon fat, black olives and menthol. $65

J Vineyards & Winery

707-431-5400,


2012 J Nonny's Vineyard Pinot Noir
Russian River Valley
This is a robust, earthy wine with savory aromas of sage, tarragon and bright red fruits. On the palate, it offers flavors of cranberry, raspberry, forest floor, black licorice and a touch of saltiness. $65

J Vineyards & Winery

707-431-5400,
http://www.jwine.com/Wines/Pinot-Noir/J-Pinot-Noir-Sonoma-Coast

2013 J Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir
This is a lush, dark wine layered with concentrated aromas of black licorice, Bing cherry and red plum. The crisp acidity highlights an interesting combination of porcini mushroom, cherry cola, and coco nib flavors. $50

J Vineyards & Winery

707-431-5400,
http://www.jwine.com/Wines/Chardonnay/J-Chardonnay-Barrel-16

2012 J Barrel 16 Chardonnay
Russian River Valley
Enticing aromas of honeysuckle, ripe Bosc pears and pineapple ease from the glass and follow on the palate, where they are joined by Golden Delicious apples, luscious caramel and crème brûlée. $48.

J Vineyards & Winery

707-431-5400,
http://www.jwine.com/Wines/Chardonnay/J-Chardonnay-Russian-River-Valley

2013 J Chardonnay
Russian River Valley
Citrus aromas of pineapple and lemon are punctuated by a zesty spice reminiscent of a tropical island breeze. Vibrant flavors of ripe pear, kiwi and peaches with a creamy yet tart finish and bright acidity make this wine a vintage standout. $28
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