Moniz Family Wines

2019 Albarino "St. Cin"

California      $16  

A white wine grape, originating from Spain and Portugal. This wine is primarily from the Lodi region. It has aromas of stone and lychee fruit and flavors of apricot and white peach, leading to a refreshing, rich finish. 210 cases produced

91pts.-2019 CA State Fair Wine Competition

2019 Grenache Blanc

California     $16     

A white wine grape that originates from Southern France’s Rhone region. This wine is primarily from the Lodi region. It has aromas of lemon and lime, flavors of apple and pear, leading to a subtly mineral and crisp finish.  112 cases produced

Gold Medal, (95pts), Best of Class, Best of Region – 2019 CA State Fair Wine Competition

2020 Rose

California    $16

This dry Rose is from the Lodi region and is a blend of Grenache, Mourvedre, and Carignane. It has aromas and flavors of strawberries and watermelon rind, with a refreshing, smooth finish. 195 cases produced

91pts – 2019 CA State Fair Wine Competition

 

2018 Pinot Noir

Sonoma Coast    $20  (SOLD OUT)

Blending clones of Pommard, 677, 777, and 115, this 100% Pinot Noir has deep cherry flavors with hint of spice, leading a rich lush mouthfeel.  Aged for 10 months in French oak, rich and bold, finishing with good structure and acidity.  Produced from two outstanding vineyards.

Silver Medal– 2020 SF Chronicle Wine Competition

 

 
 

2017 “Cuvee Olivia”

Knights Valley   $20

78% Cabernet Sauvignon, 22% Merlot

Blending Cabernet Sauvignon from the Alexander Valley and Moon Mountain, with Merlot from the Carneros region, this wine exhibits dark berry and cassis throughout with aromas of vanilla, leading to good balance of structure and acidity.   Aged 15 months in American and French oak barrels.

Silver Medal– 2020 SF Chronicle Wine Competition

2018 "Cuvee Alexandra"

Knights Valley/Napa Valley   $20

40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 24% Cabernet Franc,     23% Petit Verdot, 13% Merlot

Nicely balanced, this wine has dark berry, black cherry flavors with dark chocolate undertones, good structure and acidity.  It was aged 13 months in French oak, finishing with supple tannins and depth.     

Best of Class – 2020 SF Chronicle Wine Competition (2017 vintage)

2017 MF Reserve

Napa Valley    $40  (SOLD OUT) 

This Cabernet Sauvignon is from 50% Oakville AVA, 25% Yountville AVA, and 25% Oak Knoll AVA. Aromas of toasty oak and with flavors of dark cherry, black currant, and cedar. This wine was aged in new and 1yr old French oak barrels for an average of 16 months. Full-bodied, nicely structured, and with a balance between fruit and oak, this wine will age gracefully over the coming decade.