When I was asked to review wine I could not pass on the opportunity. I mean, who would? I have always loved sweet wines but never tried many different kinds. I will be getting two shipments from www.cawineclub.com as part of their Premier Club. One I received for this month and I will receive another two-bottle shipment in a few weeks. The Premier Club features two bottles of award-winning wine from California’s best “mom & pop” wineries.
When my shipment of wine arrived I was surprised at how well they were packaged. The two bottles of wine came in a specially designed styrofoam container with two slots, one for each bottle. In the box was a magazine and description of the wines I would be tasting. It is so wonderful to bring the wine tasting directly to your home. No driving required! In my case it’s always best not to drive after a wine tasting! haha!
The wine I received were Sauvignon Blanc and Tempranillo both made by the Robledo Family Winery. I enjoy my wines chilled even though I know it is suggested that white wines taste best if they’re not too cold. Oh well!
I enjoyed the Tempranillo white wine with a delicious grilled steak. It had a gorgeous bright ruby color with aromas of cranberry, blackberry, cinnamon, spice and toasted oak. The flavors of dried black fruit, toasted cedar and tobacco in the wine are to produce a long, rich finish. It was delicious but was a little bitter tasting for my taste buds.
The Sauvignon Blanc has a crisp lingering finish. Although it says it is best with curried chicken, I tried mine with steak. I loved the taste of this wine. It was delicious even chilled! Grab this wine while you can because only 520 cases were made!
About the California Wine Club
Since 1990, club owners Bruce and Pam Boring have traveled California’s wine country searching for limited-production wines from small, family-owned wineries. Take an adventure with the CWC and taste the art of making these fine wines in your own home. They have traveled to many California wineries including the less-explored wine regions in search of the perfect wine.
The CWC offers a variety of membership options to make them affordable for anyone starting at only $49.95. Choose from the Premier Club, Signature Series, International Selections, and Aged Cabernet Series. I would just love to taste an expensive wine! Looking for the perfect gift for the wine lover in your life? CWC offers holiday gift selections too!
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This review was made possible by Mom Spark Media. Thoughts are my own. I received a 2 month Membership to the California Wine Club for the purpose of this review.