California※Details for all of our wines are available on our homepage. www.village-cellars.co.jp※Annotations: Vint. = Vintage Change, Name = Name Change, ¥↑ = Price raised, ¥↓=Price resuced, RS=Residual Sugar.-47-10160Cabernet Franc '08Cabernet Franc with touches of Malbec, Merlot and Cab. Sauv. Layered aromas of luscious ripe red fruit, herbaceousness and oak spice, opening up quite nicely to reveal notes of red cherry and the terroir. The body is strong yet gentle, nishing with ripe red fruit.\6,500Napa ValleyCabernet Franc76%/ Malbec13%/ Merlot7%/ Cabernet Sauvignon3%/ Merlot1% Alc.14.6% Vint.PopulisFormed by four friends from UC Davis who search out hidden vineyards of less well-known varietals, and make small lots at their winery in the Berkeley suburbs.9960Sauvignon Blanc '15Old vine fruit give this Sauvignon Blanc an additional dimension of depth and complexity. The mouthfeel is characterized by laser-like acidity, while the aromas and avours strike a balance between greenness and riper opulence, resulting in a style that is uniquely Californian. Just 375 cases produced.\3,700Mendocino CountySauvignon Blanc Alc.13.0% 10163Carignane Reversee '15A quintessential bistro wine, with loads of bright and juicy red fruit on the nose and mouth. Plenty of acid on the attack and a nice bite of tannin on the nish keep it taught and oh-so drinkable. A lighter style, itfs delicious with lighter meats and vegetables.\3,200Mendocino CountyCarignan Alc.13.0% 9676Carignane '14Made by 4 friends who have searched out hidden vineyards in North California. 100% Carignane made from fruit from 67-year old vines on the Poor Ranch, Mendocino County. Delicious red fruit and animal aromas lead to a rich mid palate with a solid backbone of acid throughout. Just 411 cases produced.\4,500Mendocino CountyCarignan Alc.13.0% Porter CreekGeorge Davis bought 12 acres of Pinot Noir in Russian River in 1977, and soon added Chardonnay. He made his first wines in 1982, and today his son Alex makes fine wines from their Demeter-certied vineyards.10088Carignane Old Vine '13Carignane was widely planted in California during the late 1800's through to the mid-1900's, mostly by Italian immigrants. Fruit was sourced from a Mendocino vineyard planted in 1939, and yields a remarkably rich and generous red, supple and silky with a unique fruit prole of blackcurrants, plums and spice.\4,200Mendocino CountyCarignan Alc.12.6% 8473Old Vine Zinfandel '09A classic example of Sonoma County Zinfandel, produced from hillside grown vines and blended with 10% Carignane for texture and overall harmony. Explosive aromas of cherries and berry jam lead to a rich palate with a textured nish.\5,200Sonoma CountyZinfandel87%/ Carignan13% Alc.14.3% 10087Pinot Noir Fiona Hill '14Porter Creek's agship Pinot Noir comes from steep, southern-facing hillside vineyards in Russian River. A very expressive vineyard-designated wine, the nose shows aromas of wild berries and forest oor, and has a weighty mid-palate and long silky nish.\7,500Russian River Valley, SonomaPinot Noir Alc.13.9% Ryder EstateA new brand established by the Scheid family, their select range of wines reect the unique soils, climate and quality of the Monterey region and California’s Central Coast.10353Sauvignon Blanc S'16From Monterey County, the cooling afternoon sea breezes ensure a long growing season. Aromas of grapefruit, guavas, tropical fruit and hints of fresh herbs. Medium-bodied and round, with balanced acidity and a tropical fruit nish.\1,840Monterey CountySauvignon BlancVint.9962Chardonnay S'14Fruit was sourced from estate vineyards in Monterey County. Vibrant aromas of green apple and citrus peel, with subtle notes of vanilla and butter. Bright tropical fruit avours are accented by hints of toasty oak. The lush mid-palate leads into a lingering fruit nish while retaining a refreshing acidity.\2,300Central CoastChardonnay Alc.13.5% 10092Syrah '14Jam-packed with ripe black fruit and savoury aromas of mocha and white pepper, a mouthlling mid-palate leads to beautifully rich avours of black raspberry, blackberry and spicy orals, and nishes with dusty tannins.\2,000Central CoastSyrah Alc.13.5%


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