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2016 San Marzano Tramari Primitivo Rosé Salento IGT

Ample and coating, a good match for cheese

2014 Walnut City Pinot Noir La Cantera Vineyard Chehalem Mountains

Lemony Pinot Noir from Chehalem Mountains

2016 Massican Chardonnay Hyde Napa Valley

Profound acidity makes this Chardonnay an exception

2013 Domaine Weinbach Riesling Schlossberg Grand Cru Alsace

Salty, slatey Alsatian Grand Cru Riesling

2014 Lang & Reed Cabernet Franc North Coast

Ripe Cabernet Franc, great with vegetarian fare

Fonseca 20 Year Tawny Port Douro

Blazing with honeyed fruits and spice

2011 Yalumba Grenache Tri Centenary Barossa

A rambunctious Grenache from old vines

2015 Gundlach Bundschu Gewürztraminer Sonoma Coast

Great typicity; a good cheese wine

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