Cellars Wine of the Month Club is an excellent choice if you are considering a Wine of the Month Club gift for someone special – or for yourself.
Cellars Wine Club offers a wide selection of different wine of the month clubs to meet the tastes of the inexperienced to the discriminating wine connoisseur and everyone in between. With 10 clubs to choose from, including a selection of reds, white, or a combination, you are sure to find the club that suits your individual needs.
The presentation of this club is impressive. Very professional. You’ll receive 2 bottles of wine, along with detailed descriptions of your selections and suggested food pairings. We also received a nice wine magazine for additional reading pleasure.
Here’s what our Platinum Wine Club package looked like:
2004 Narcissa Red Columbia Valley
The first selection was a 2004 Narcissa Red Columbia Valley from Whitman Cellars in Washington.
This wine combines Carbernet Sauvignon , Syrah, Malbec, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc. This robust Bordeaux-style blend is multi-layered with tobacco, coffee, leather, cherry, blackberry, and white pepper… Enjoy this wine with red meat or tomato-based dishes for the next four years.
Whitman Cellars are crafters of traditional Bordeaux and Rhone style wines of balance and expression of terrior… Whitman Cellars is truly a boutique winery with a production level at just 5,000 cases per year.
2006 E Prove Corse Calvi
The second selection of wine was a 2006 E Prove Corse Calvi from Domaine Maestracci in France.
E Prove mixes Grenache and Syrah grapes – grown widely through the south of France – With Nielluccio, and ancient local variety. It is a lovely black cherry color. Drink now through 2013.
The Domaine Maestracci is run by winemaker Michel Raoust, who is actauly from the Rhone Valley. He married into the family and is making wine is a region known as the “Tuscany of Corsica.”
The excerpts above were taken from the accompanying wine notes. You can see a sample page: