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Sonoma Lifestyle: Salon Tasting Menu

From our Tasting Salon set high atop a ridge on Westside Road, you’ll experience the past, present and future of the Russian River Valley.

From our Tasting Salon set high atop a ridge on Westside Road, you'll experience the past, present and future of the Russian River Valley.

March 2020 Salon Selections

~ Exploration Tasting & Tour ~ 

2017 Olivet Lane Vineyard Chardonnay
Aromas of fresh apple, white peaches and pear open up to delicate layers of honeysuckle, jasmine and beeswax
563 cases
Green Dirt Farm ~ Fresh Sheep’s Milk Cheese

2016 McDonald Mountain Vineyard Pinot Noir
Perfumed layers of blackberry, bay laurel and exotic spice, with a palate of lingonberry, cardamom and white pepper
718 cases
Cowgirl Creamery ~ Mt. Tam

2016 Gap’s Crown Vineyard Pinot Noir
A bouquet of cranberry, tart cherry and pomegranate with savory undertones of cola, dried herbs and spices
618 cases
Zingerman’s Creamery ~ Detroit Street Brick

2017 Toboni Vineyard Pinot Noir
Classic notes of ripe raspberry, blackberry and black cherry with a palate of jammy plums and hints of savory dried herbs
755 cases
Sequatchie Cove Creamery ~ Coppinger 

2017 Sanford & Benedict Vineyard Pinot Noir
Concentrated aromas of dried tobacco, plum, cassis and cedar lead to a palate of bing cherry, boysenberry and Earl Grey tea
406 cases
Bellwether Farms ~ San Andreas

~ Inspiration Tasting ~ 

2016 McDonald Mountain Vineyard Pinot Noir
Perfumed layers of blackberry, bay laurel and exotic spices, with a palate of lingonberry, cardamom and white pepper
718 cases

Rosemary & Thyme Olive Oil Torta ~ Sicilian Castelvetrano Olive Spread ~ Pecorino Sardo

2016 Hallberg Vineyard-Dijon Clones Pinot Noir
Dried cranberry, fresh raspberry and black tea open up to layers of tobacco, juicy dragonfruit and toasty spice
937 cases

Cowgirl Creamery “Wagon Wheel” Cheese ~ Apricot & Hibiscus Jam ~ Amaretti Crumble

2016 Gap’s Crown Vineyard Pinot Noir
Envigorating aromas of tart cherry and pomegranate with savory undertones of cola, dried flowers and clove
618 cases

Citrus, Ginger & Thyme Crisp ~ Fennel Pollen & Orange Chevoo ~ Port Soaked Fig ~ Garam Masala

2016 Martaella Vineyard Pinot Noir
Layers of perfumed violets and vanilla descend into a blanket of dark cherries, blueberries, cedar and cherry cola
342 cases

Olli Fennel Pollen Salame ~ Red Onion & Balsamic Preserve ~ Toasted Pepitas

2014 Rochioli-Allen Vineyards Pinot Noir
Aromas anise and clove permeate the glass with notes of dried fig and dates, cedar, black cherry and warming spice
369 cases

Tamari & Black Sesame Rice Cracker ~ Cowgirl Creamery “Mt Tam” Cheese ~ Toasted Nori

2016 Bacigalupi Vineyard Pinot Noir
Enticing perfume of baking spice, ssmoked meat and cherry cola with flavors of toasty vanilla, siitake mushroom and dried cherry
527 cases

Salt & Pepper Chicharron ~ Cowgirl Creamery “Fromage Blanc” ~ Maple, Bacon & Onion Jam

~ Elevation Tasting ~

2017 Olivet Lane Vineyard Chardonnay
Aromas of fresh apple, white peaches and pear open up to delicate layers of honeysuckle, jasmine and beeswax
563 cases
Green Dirt Farm ~ Fresh Sheep’s Milk Cheese

2016 McDonald Mountain Vineyard Pinot Noir
Perfumed layers of blackberry, bay laurel and exotic spice, with a palate of lingonberry, cardamom and white pepper
718 cases
Cowgirl Creamery ~ Mt. Tam

2016 Gap’s Crown Vineyard Pinot Noir
A bouquet of cranberry, tart cherry and pomegranate with savory undertones of cola, dried herbs and spices
618 cases
Zingerman’s Creamery ~ Detroit Street Brick

2017 Sanford & Benedict Vineyard Pinot Noir
Concentrated aromas of dried tobacco, plum, cassis and cedar lead to a palate of bing cherry, boysenberry and Earl Grey tea
406 cases
Bellwether Farms ~ San Andreas

 

January/February 2020 Salon Selections

~ Exploration Tasting & Tour ~ 

2016 Durell Vineyard Chardonnay
Aromas of honeysuckle, peach, roasted lemon and hazelnut. Bold, zesty palate of nectarine, wildflower honey, and toasted brioche
301 cases
Marin French ~ Breakfast Cheese

2016 Fort Ross Vineyard Pinot Noir
Dark, earthy aromas of tobacco, oolong tea leaves and cassis. Succulent flavors of rose hip, fennel, pomegranate, and plum
565 cases
Cypress Grove ~ Midnight Moon

2016 Hallberg Vineyard-Dijon Clones Pinot Noir
Dried cranberry, fresh raspberry and black tea open up to layers of tobacco, juicy dragonfruit and toasty spice
937 cases
Shelburne Farms ~ 2 Year Aged Cheddar

2016 Martaella Vineyard Pinot Noir
Layers of perfumed violets and vanilla descend into a blanket of dark cherries, blueberries, cedar and cherry cola
618 cases
Sennerei Huban ~ Alp Blossom 

2016 Rochioli Vineyard Pinot Noir
Inviting aromas of black tea, rose petals, and herbs. Notes of cherry, strawberry, complemented by bay laurel and nutmeg
598 cases
Mezzo Secco ~ Dry Jack

~ Elevation Tasting ~

2016 Durell Vineyard Chardonnay
Aromas of honeysuckle, peach, roasted lemon and hazelnut. Bold, zesty palate of nectarine, wildflower honey, and toasted brioche
301 cases
Marin French ~ Breakfast Cheese

2016 Fort Ross Vineyard Pinot Noir
Dark, earthy aromas of tobacco, oolong tea leaves and cassis. Succulent flavors of rose hip, fennel, pomegranate, and plum
565 cases
Cypress Grove ~ Midnight Moon

2016 Hallberg Vineyard-Dijon Clones Pinot Noir
Dried cranberry, fresh raspberry and black tea open up to layers of tobacco, juicy dragonfruit and toasty spice
937 cases
Shelburne Farms ~ 2 Year Aged Cheddar

2016 Martaella Vineyard Pinot Noir
Layers of perfumed violets and vanilla descend into a blanket of dark cherries, blueberries, cedar and cherry cola
618 cases
Sennerei Huban ~ Alp Blossom 

 

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