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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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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.

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$40.00
 
SKU: VICFT13Y
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$33.33

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: SVCFV13Y
 

Dense and inky yet with grace. Lovely Bordeaux characteristics along with a classic dark berry character and medium, dusty tannins. Drinking very well now, but has the structure to easily age 5-10 years.

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SKU: PVCFV13Y

Fresh and exotic, with subtle rose petal, Asian pear and lychee nut notes. It is not oily or unctuous but rather crisp and dry. Its Alsatian character and elegant sophistication makes it a delight as an appetizer with a charcuterie platter, but also serve with spicy Thai cuisine or a pork roast. 

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$18.00
 
SKU: GECFL16D
 

Showcasing Gewürz's natural exotic jasmine, lychee nut and Asian pear fruit character, this crisp, dry white is not overwhelmed by flamboyant fruit; it is judiciously enticing. Its elegant sophistication makes it a delight in warm weather, but also a wonderful match with pork dishes and smoked meats. A classic.

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$18.00
 
SKU: GECFL15D

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.

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SKU: SBCFV14D
 

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.

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SKU: SBCFV13D

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: GRCFV10Y
 

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