Sparkling Wines

2016 Pomme D'Amour, sparkling apple wine               $27 or wine club $21.60

We are extremely excited about the release of this wine, our apple sparkling wine!  Produced from the 18 varieties growing in our orchard, this delightful bubbly is sure to please.  Enjoy this unique Julian wine at home with friends or while savoring the mountain views from our patio.

 

White Wines

2016 Sauvignon Blanc                                                    SOLD OUT

Our first Sauvignon Blanc!  Produced from the fruit sourced from the Huis Vineyard, which is planted completely in the highly prized Musque Clone of Sauvignon Blanc, we feel this is an exceptional example of this classic varietal.  Offering intense aromatics of grapefruit, citrus, minerals and notes of grass, this quintessential Sauvignon Blanc is the perfect wine to pair with salads, chicken and seafood dishes.  DOUBLE GOLD MEDAL, BEST SAUVIGNON BLANC, TOAST OF THE COAST WINE COMPETITION!

2016 Viognier                                                                    $26 or wine club $20.80

Produced from fruit sourced from a small vineyard in Twin Oaks Valley just outside San Marcos, we only produced 33 cases of this exceptional wine.  With crisp acidity and notes of tropical fruit, pear, and peach, this wine exhibits why this varietal is so well suited to growing in Southern California.

2016 Chardonnay, NEW RELEASE                            $27 or wine club $21.60                                  

Produced from fruit grown just north of Warner Springs.  Fermented cold, in stainless steel and then aged with French Oak, this light fruity Chardonnay displays classic aromas and flavors of green apple and tropical fruit.

2016 Muscat Canelli                                                    $25 or wine club $20.00

For all of our sweet wine lovers, our first Muscat Canelli! This classic Muscat exhibits distinctive aromas and flavors of apricot and peach all accented by subtle hints of sweet grapefruit and green apple.  Enjoy alone or with spicy food.

2016 Dolcezza, ESTATE GROWN APPLE WINE,                $24 or wine club $19.80

Produced entirely from estate grown apples, this elegant, delicious apple wine is sure to be a crowd pleaser.  Almost completely dry, bursting with apple notes, this delicious apple wine has been a long time favorite of visitors to our winery.  It is the perfect wine for sipping on a warm summer day.

 

Rose Wine

2016 Rose of Zinfandel                                         $22 or wine club $17.60

Don't let the pink color fool you, this is not White Zinfandel!  Completely dry, this elegant, nuanced wine displays notes of strawberry, watermelon, cherry and subtle spice.  Perfect for sipping on a warm afternoon, either alone, with cheese, or with spicy Mexican or Thai dishes. Enjoy the taste of summer!

 

Red Wines

2015 Diego Red                                                 $28 or wine club $22.40

Produced from 60% Barbera, sourced from Temecula Valley and 40% Sangiovese from Ramona Valley, this slightly unconventional blend of two Italian varietals has become one of our most popular wines.  With plum and blackberry from the Barbera and cherry from the Sangiovese, this wine is perfect for pasta dishes and pizza, both of which are perfectly complimented by the vibrant acidity of this unlikely blend.

2015 Sangiovese                                                 $30 or wine club $24.00

Sangiovese is the primary grape of Italy's Chianti and Tuscant regions.  The fruit for this wine comes to us from the San Pasqual Valley outside Escondido.  With classic notes of strawberry, spice on the nose, with sour cherry and red fruit on the palate, this medium bodied wine is perfect to pair with spicy pasta dishes or Italian classics like lasagna.  SILVER MEDAL, TOAST OF THE COAST WINE COMPETITION.

2015 Mourvedre, NEW RELEASE                    $30 or wine club $24.00

 

2014 Trinity/ G.S.M.                                            SOLD OUT

Patterned after the classic red blends of the Rhone Valley of Southern France, our 2014 Trinity is 50% Grenache, 25% Syrah and 25% Mourvedre.  Notes of red fruit and spices have made this enticing red blend quickly become one of our most popular wines in the tasting room. Enjoy!

2014 Syrah                                                          $30 or wine club $24.00              

Displaying notes of blackberry, cherry and pepper, this wine was aged for just over 1 year in American Oak.  Perfect for BBQ dishes or lamb this hearty wine shows why local winemakers so favor this varietal.

2015 Syrah                                                         $32 or wine club $25.60

Sourced from the San Pasqual Valley south of Escondido, our 2015 Syrah has notes of blackberry, cherry, and smoke.  Aged for just over 1 year in American Oak, this wine pairs perfectly for grilled meats, stews, and lamb.  We are super excited about this wine, our first San Diego County sourced Syrah!  SILVER MEDAL, TOAST OF THE COAST WINE COMPETITION!

2015 Old Vine Zinfandel                                   $32 or wine club $25.60

At one time the Cucamonga Valley near Ontario was the largest grape growing region in California.  Now only a few vineyards remain, including the historic Lopez Ranch planted in 1918.  We are extremely proud to work with fruit from this historic dry-farmed ancient vineyard.  With notes of red fruit, spice and soft tannins, this classic Zinfandel shows why every effort should be made to save this rapidly disappearing historic vineyard.  SILVER MEDAL, TOAST OF THE COAST WINE COMPETITION!

2015 Tempranillo, NEW RELEASE                   $32 or wine club $25.60

Native to the Rioja in Southern Spain, Tempranillo thrives in the warm sunshine of Southern California.  This wine displays notes of leather, pepper, spice and intense berry fruit and is the perfect complement to your next BBQ.

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon                                  SOLD OUT

Our 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon is sourced from one of the most spectacular vineyards in Southern California located at 2,400 feet elevation in coastal foothills west of Temecula.  With rich volcanic soil and views across the Temecula Valley to the eastern mountains, this impressive site produces amazingly full bodied wines.  Bursting with red fruit and cherry, backed by French and Eastern European oak, this elegant classic Cab is well suited for aging with its long lingering finish and full tannic structure. 

 

Dessert Wines

2016 Estate Pommier, APPLE                                 $24 or wine club $19.20

Produced entirely from estate grown apples, this interesting port style dessert wine has been a mainstay of our Julian tasting room for many years.  Delightfully sweet, this wine is meant to be enjoyed as an after dinner aperitif.  

"Great wine requires a mad man to grow the vine, a wise man to watch over it,

a lucid poet to make it, and a lover to drink it." - Salvador Dali