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Clendenen Family

This not just another label, it is a project of passion for winemaker/owner Jim Clendenen.  These are artisan, small lots of distinctive wines where commerce is not the driving force. These wines have the luxury to be in barrel as long as they need it (5 years for the Nebbiolo!). Wines that are nuanced, long lived, food-friendly, with firm acidities, and moderate alcohol. For older vintages, see menu.

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Delicate aromas of ripe wild strawberry and watermelon slowly rise from a cold glass of this Rosé. Complex flinty notes. Try this wine for an aperitif, grilled chicken, smoked ham or spicy mid-eastern fare.

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$18.00
 
SKU: ROCFV16D
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$15.00

The citrus/apple notes in the aromas mesh nicely with the stone fruit and tropical flavors. The fruit notes in the aromas and flavors will evolve into more spices and nuts.

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$25.00
 
SKU: CHCFP14D
 

A deep, layered red with aromas and flavors of plums, dried roses and earth. Five years barrel age brought all the compents together harmoniously. Balance between the richness, the bright acidity, and moderated tannins, make this wine a versatile food wine. Enjoy with grilled salmon, roast pork, or mushroom risotto.

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$25.00
 
SKU: NECPP12D

True Sauvignon Blanc flavors of citrus zest, gooseberry, cream, mineral and dried grass are well balanced between the rich texture from barrel fermentation and the vibrant energy from the grapes. Double Gold at the Top 50 Sauvignon Blanc Competition. Scored 90 points from Wine Ehthusiast Magazine. Scored 90 points from Vinous.

 

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$20.00
 
SKU: SBCFV12D
 

Spice and smoke accented dark berries and licorice on the highly fragrant nose.The addition of Viognier (10%) to the rich, deep Syrah lends a suppleness that makes this wine intriguing and enjoyable now.

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$35.00
 
SKU: SVCFV10Y

A beautifully balanced Grenache with the whimsical berry and earth notes in the nose followed by a deeper berry and spice palate. Only a few barrels made of this wine.

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$50.00
 
SKU: GRCFV09Y
 

Liquid nectar. Not cloying but beautifully balanced, this dessert wine (residual sugar 18.2 Brix) has a rich pear and honeysuckle character with an unctuous texture. Serve with a simple shortbread or fruit tart. (375 ml bottle)

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$28.00
 
SKU: LHV12C

Our "reserve" Viognier is a luscious, viscous dry white. Subtle aromas of pear, stone fruit and honeydew melon are joined by white peach and tangerine blossom on the palate. Score 91 points Antonio Galloni's Vinous.

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$40.00
 
SKU: VICFT12Y
 

A classic late harvest wine!

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$18.00
 
SKU: RLCFV07C