The Delicato Family has been making/selling wine since 1926. The fourth generation has expanded their holdings and are importing more than a few famous brands. The idea behind Noble vines was to showcase California wines, in particular the "Noble Grapes" like Cabernet and Chardonnay. This is a Proprietary Red, which is sometimes code for "We won't tell you what is in it. My guess is mostly Merlot, with some Cabernet. Dark ruby in color with aromas of black cherry, baking spice and vanilla.
The palate gives you flavors of blackberries and raspberries with hints of mocha and vanilla from being aged in French and American oak. Winemaker James Ewart, an ex-Pat Aussie has been making all of the Noble vine wines since 2000.
Go with a Portobello mushroom burger, Chinese Sticky Ribs, salami and hard cheese of any kind would be a great way to spend the time in between football games...or during.
PRICE GOOD THROUGH WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2020
The above pairings are from the Cheers staff. Let one of our knowledgeable people help you with your selections and food pairings.