Shipment Schedule & Policies
Four times a year you will receive a three-bottle shipment from a featured Boisset estate winery at 20% off the retail price. Below are the upcoming wines that have been hand selected by our winemakers to pre-release to our Wine Club members.
February 2013- Raymond Vineyards
- Rutherford 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon (1 bottle) Retail $75.00 | Club $60.00 | Reorder $52.50
This classic Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon displays ripe red fruit aromas on the nose accented with a dash of currant, cassis and dark chocolate notes. The wine is well structured with beautifully integrated tannins, a rich mouthfeel and a long, smooth finish. Try it with a grilled filet mignon or roasted duck.
- 2011 Reserve Selection Chardonnay (1 bottle) Retail $20.00 | Club $16.00 | Reorder $14.00
Using no Malolactic fermentation and moderate oak influence, our Napa Valley Chardonnay is made in a style that focuses on the inherent qualities of this varietal. To preserve the unique Chardonnay flavors and aromas of grapes grown in this region, this wine was whole cluster pressed and cold fermented in stainless steel tanks. The 2011 Raymond Reserve Selection Napa Valley Chardonnay opens with alluring aromas of orange blossom and honeysuckle. Full-bodied with excellent balance, the wine displays flavors of pear, apple and lemon before ending with a long, rich finish.
- 2009 Reserve Selection Merlot (1 bottle) Retail $24.00 | Club $19.20 | Reorder $16.80
Fragrant aromas of cherry, cassis and mocha immediately please the nose and intermingle effortlessly with raspberry and cranberry notes. Bold flavors of boysenberry, black pepper and rich chocolate fill out the palate and are complimented by silky tannins a long finish. The 2009 Reserve Selection Napa Valley Merlot is a versatile wine that will pair well with a variety of dishes. Try it with marinated pork tenderloin or smoked salmon with a wild rice pilaf. Delicious at an early age, this wine will benefit from additional cellaring of 5-7 years past the vintage date.
May 2013 – DeLoach Vineyards
- 2010 OFS Zinfandel (1 bottle) Retail $20.00 | Club $16.00 | Reorder $14.00
Sourced and hand harvested from Alegria, Becnel and Boschetti Vineyards, some of Russian River Valley’s premier Zinfandel vineyards, the fruit for this delicious wine was chosen for superior quality and variety. In warmer reaches of the valley where old vines persevere, grapes ripen over an extended season to develop wonderfully complex flavors. This deep ruby colored wine showcases aromas and flavors of baked cherry pie with a hint of chocolate orange. It is a medium-bodied wine with the perfect balance of structure and acid leading to a medium-long finish. The perfect accompaniment to many roasted meat dishes with savory sauce.
- 2010 Ritchie Vineyard Chardonnay (1 bottle) Retail $45.00 | Club $36.00 | Reorder $31.50
With its beautiful old vines nestled on a rolling northwest-facing hillside in the heart of the Russian River Valley, the Ritchie vineyard commands respect. First planted in 1972, the benchland soil is pure Goldridge loam, common to great vineyards in the region. Pale yellow gold in color, the 2010 Ritchie Chardonnay reveals aromas of Fuji apple, floral notes and orange peel. These characteristics carry over to the palate along with a bit of toastiness that helps provide a rich, full body. This Chardonnay strikes the perfect balance with its medium acid, leading to a full, long finish. The perfect wine for pairing with just about anything, but especially satisfying with chicken in cream sauce.
- 2010 Marin Blend Pinot Noir (1 bottle) Retail $35.00 | Club $28.00 | Reorder $24.50
A blend of four distinct sites throughout Marin County, the base of this cool climate Pinot Noir is from two mature vineyards in the northernmost reaches in the Marin County appellation that border the Petaluma Gap: the Stubbs and Corda Vineyards. The third and fourth vineyard is Azaya Vineyard and a vineyard off of Lucas Valley Road in the heart of Marin County. The grapes from all four vineyards were fermented in a combination of small open top fermenters, then pressed in our basket press and aged in French oak barrels. Bringing together the best of four Marin County vineyards, this delicious Pinot Noir showcases enticing aromas of plum, cherry, black cardamom, Mandarin orange peel and dusty notes that excite the senses. On the palate, cranberry, dark chocolate truffle and caramelized toastiness, combined with a well-balanced acidity and structure lead to a long, lingering and satisfying finish.
September 2013 – Buena Vista Winery
- 2011 Bela’s Pinot Noir-more information coming soon
- 2011 Reserve Zinfandel-more information coming soon
- 2011 Natalia’s Chardonnay-more information coming soon
November 2013 – JCB Wines Collection
- JCB #11 Pinot Noir-more information coming soon
- JCB #76 Chardonnay-more information coming soon
- JCB #69 CRÉMANT DE BOURGOGNE-more information coming soon
WINE CLUB POLICIES:
Wine Club members are billed the first week of the month in February, May, September, and November. Typical shipments are three bottles and average $80-$120 per shipment excluding tax and shipping. Shipments are sent by the 15th of the billing month via UPS ground in most states. An adult signature is required to receive shipments. If you need to change your shipping address to a place of work or UPS service center to pick up your package, please contact customer service at email@example.com.
Because the winery offers an instant 20% discount upon enrollment in good faith, we ask that our members receive two wine club shipments before cancelling their membership with the Circle of Boisset Wine Club. All cancellations must be received in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. To reach a customer service member about your shipment, please call 1-855-233-5155 X 2 Monday-Friday from 9am – 5pm pacific time.