Twisted Vines

Bistro - Wine & Whisky Bar - Bottleshop

Holiday Showdown: Premium wines of California VS France

Join us as we revisit the age old question: who produces better wine-- France or California? You decide! We have 2 wines for each category: Sparkling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Cabernet. Each wine is priced equivalently and we will be tasting blind, so no bias! Each wines' origin will be revealed after each comparative duo of wines. 

When: Sunday, December 6th, 5:30 PM

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All wines are excellent examples of classical styles and could make for an excellent gift or be that special bottle you open with family over the holidays.

Wines will be accompanied by light pairings. Tasting led by wine director Jason McKechnie, Certified Sommelier. All wines available for 15% discount at the event.

The featured wines:

SPARKLING:

-Charles de Cazanove Brut Champagne, Tete de Cuvee, Reims, Champagne, FR, $37

-Schramsberg Blanc de Blanc, North Coast, CA, $37

CHARDONNAY:

-Lafond Estate Chardonnay, Santa Rita Hills, CA, $30

-Domaine Guillemot-Michel, Vire-Clesse, Bourgogne, FR, $30

PINOT NOIR:

-Ampelos Pinot Noir, Santa Rita Hills, CA, $28

-Domaine Armelle et Bernard Rion, "La Croix Blanche", Bourgogne, FR, $28

CABERNET:

-Terra Valentine Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa, CA, $34

-Villa Bel Air Graves Rouge, Bordeaux, FR, $34