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    • Cellar No. 8
    • Cabernet Sauvignon
    • California

    A great example of California Cabernet with a deep ruby core and intense aromas of blackberries, black cherries, spices and toast. The palate is dry with flavors of dark fruits, cloves and oak toast, supported by ripe, supple tannins and followed by a long finish. Try it with our recipe for grilled tri-tip and espresso barbeque sauce.

  • From the Critics

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    • Cellar No. 8
    • Merlot
    • California
    What we will tell you

    This Merlot has rich aromas of ripe red berry fruit and bing cherry, along with notes of dried herbs. Flavors of red cherries, cola, cloves and spice dominate the palate, with just a hint of toasty oak thrown in. Try it with our recipe for sausage, pepper and onion skewers.

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    • Cellar No. 8
    • Zinfandel
    • California
    What we will tell you

    Deep ruby in color, this classic Zinfandel begins with aromas of black mission figs, black cherries and vanilla. The palate is filled with intense characters of brown, baking spice, vanilla, cherries, pomegranate and fig. These flavors repeat themselves on a long, elegant finish. Try it with our recipe for rack of lamb with a black pepper Dijon crust.

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    • Cellar No. 8
    • Pinot Noir
    • California
    What we will tell you

    Deep, dark rose in color, this stylish Pinot Noir starts off with ripe cherry and red berry aromas. Lush and complex on the palate, this wine shows off juicy strawberry jam and red berry flavors. And just a dash of nutmeg spice. These ripe fruit flavors are balanced by silky tannins. Try it with our recipe for fettuccini with wild mushrooms.

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    • Cellar No. 8
    • Chardonnay
    • California
    What we will tell you

    This Chardonnay shows characteristics of tropical and citrus fruit flavors – lemon, pineapple and sweet white peach. These flavors continue on a lush, juicy palate dominated by clean citrus flavors. Some aging in French oak gives the wine additional depth of flavor and a creamy, refreshing mouthfeel. Try it with our recipe for Mac N' Cheese.

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    • Cellar No. 8
    • Pinot Grigio
    • California
    What we will tell you

    The Cellar No. 8 Pinot Grigio opens with aromas of honeysuckle flowers, white peach and fresh pineapple. This refreshing wine exudes flavors of melon, honey and lemon zest. Subtle hints of spice lead to a crisp, clean finish. A perfect accompaniment to Chinese take-out, or served as an aperitif.