GLORIA J WINES

CALIFORNIA WINES

White Wines

Pinot Grigio

Contra Costa 2014

The 2014 Pinot Grigio offers an intense bouquet of juicy pineapple, honeydew and apricot.  Fermented cold in stainless steel it retains fresh tropical flavors balanced by a crisp and refreshing finish.

Full Bottle $22.00 Half bottle $13.00

Chardonnay

Amador

Aromas and flavors of tropical melons and bright citrus layered with hints of hazelnut and vanilla.  Smooth mouthfeel with a soft buttery finish.  Pair with sweet shellfish, white-fleshed fish, cream and butter sauces and of course buttered popcorn.

Full bottle $24.00

Sauvignon Blanc

California 2015

Intensely fragrant and rich with aromas of sweet juicy pear, pink grapefruit and lime zest, accented with flavors of honeysuckle, pear-cider and a touch of crisp minerality on the finish.  Pairs with oysters, fresh crab, garlicky prawns and grilled shrimp.

Half bottle $14.00

Red Wines

Super Tuscan

Lodi 2012

Aromas of red currant, fig, and sweet plum, with notes of clove, cherry cola and cedar.  Medium bodied with firm tannins, in a lush lengthy finish.  Pairs well with steak, Chicken cacciatore, red sauce pasta dishes or truffle risotto.

Full bottle $27.00  Half bottle $15.00

Merlot

Amador 2013

Abundant flavors of wild, fresh blackberries, violet and black pepper, with a hint of eucalyptus.  Firm tannins and a long cocoa finish complement marinara sauce dishes, lasagna, bacon wrapped filet mignon and hard cheeses.

Full bottle $25.00

Meritage” Merlot

Napa Valley 2010

Medium to full bodied with soft tannins and a lush mouthfeel.  Aromas of cherry, black currant and violet, with a hint of sweet yellow pepper and pine needles.  Velvety body with a hazelnut finish.  Pair with marinara sauce, boar ragu, lasagna, filet mignon, or an aged pecorino.

Full bottle $32.00  Half bottle $18.00

Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley 2011

Incredible dark fruit aromas and plum enveloped in vanilla with undertones of caramel, tobacco, and subtle herbs notes.  Medium bodied with big round tannins and a long cocoa finish.  Pair with roasted lamb, steak, pork, aged cheeses and desserts.

Full bottle $37.00 Half bottle $20.00

Primitivo

Amador 2011 (Italian Zin)

Full bodied, deep color, rich and concentrated flavors of blueberries and blackberries.  A complex layer of hibiscus flower, white pepper and sweet cigar box.  Pair with rich and spicy dishes.

Full bottle $35.00 Half bottle $19.00