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Vino Di Casa

CASTELLO MONACI, from MONACIESTATEin the heart of SALENTO, PUGLIA, ITALY

Glass $6.75 - Bottle $27 FIANO

Tasting Notes: Straw yellow in color with a tropical nose of pear, pineapple and honey. On the palate the wine is fresh and lively with well balanced notes of fresh fruit and hazelnut.


Glass $6.75 - Bottle $27 PRIMITIVO

Tasting Notes: Ripe black fruit and spice aromas notes of pepper, toasty vanilla . on the palate robust, concentrated character, a firm structure and licorice notes on the aftertaste.



Classic Italian Whites

Glass $7.25 - Bottle $29 Prosecco, Lamberti, NV, Italy

NV, Italy, Sparkling


Glass $6.75 - Bottle $27 Pinot Grigio, Santi, IGT,

Venezia


Glass $6.75 - Bottle $27 Mocasto Di Asti, Tintero SoriGramela

Piedmont NV, Italy, Sparkling



New World Whites

Glass $6.75 - Bottle $27 Riesling, Hazlitt, 1852 Vineyards, Finger Lakes, N.Y

Asheville


Glass $6.75 - Bottle $27 Sauvignon Blanc, Twin Islands Marlborough, New Zealand

Alexander Valley


Glass $7.25 - Bottle $29 Chardonnay, Gloria Ferrer Etesian

Sonoma County


$69 CHARDONNAY, Chateau Montelena

Napa Valley



Classic Italian Reds

$34 Dolcetto d’Alba, Marchesi di Barolo, Madonna di Como

Venteto, Tasting Notes: Luminous purple-red, rich bouquet of wild red berry fruit with notes of sweet violet, full bodied


$29 NERO D’ AVOLA, Zabu,

IGT, Sicily


$29 Ares Rosso, Masseria Surani, IGT

Manduria, Puglia Blend: 70%, Primitivo, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon  Tasting Notes: Intense ruby red color. Red fruits, black-cherry on the nose


$29 Valpolicella Classico, Ripasso, Santi,

DOC Venteto


$31 Bardolino, Corte Gardoni, Le Fontane, IGT, Veneto

Venteto IGT Blend: 60% Corvina, 40% Rondinella Tasting Notes: Brilliant ruby color, a variety of aromas and flavors of fresh cherries and prunes, sweet spice, full-bodied with elegant and velvety tannins.


$54 Amarone della Valpolicella, Luigi Righetti, DOCG

Veneto Tasting Notes: Intense purple color, rich aroma raisins, ripe cherries, wild berries and spice, supple tannins.


$71 Barolo, Marchesi di Barolo, DOCG

Piedmont, DOCG Tasting Notes: Brilliant ruby red color, Intense, rich aroma of red berries Soft and balanced, smooth finish



Tuscan Reds

Glass $7.75 - Bottle $31 Rompicollo, Tommasi

Toscana IGT, 30 Blend : Sangiovese 60% - Cabernet Sauvignon 40% Intense ruby red colour, intense bouquet of mature red berries. Well-balanced with good structure and nice length with fruity flavors


$45 Campaccio, Terrabianca

IGT, Toscana, IGT Blend: 70% Sangiovese 30% Cabernet Sauvignon


Glass $7.75 - Bottle $31 Chianti, Classico, Castello di Querceto

DOCG


$39 Chianti, Classico Riserva, La Selvanella

DOCG


$43 Rosso di Montalcino, Le Chius

DOC, Blend: 100% Sangiovese


$75 Brunello di Montalcino, Fattoria Del Barbi

DOCG, 2010



New World Reds

Glass $8.75 - Bottle $35 Pinot Noir, Elouan Winery, Willamette Valley

Russian River Valley


Glass $9 - Bottle $36 Conundrum, Red Blend,

California Blend: Zinfandel and Petite Syrah Tasting Notes: A rich, dark red, it offers aromas of ripe berries and plums, warmed by a hint of cocoa. Dried fruit and the taste of chocolate-covered cherries


Glass $8.75 - Bottle $35 Mountain Cuvee, Gundlach Bundschu Winery,

Sonoma County, Blend 80% Merlot 18% Cabernet Sauvignon 2% Malbec


Glass $7.25 - Bottle $29 Malbec, La Puerta, La Rioja

Argentina


Glass $7.25 - Bottle $29 Cabernet Sauvignon, Liberty School Winery

Paso Robles Tasting Notes: Aromas of black currant, crushed blackberry and cherry, with under tones of charred sandalwood,black peppercorn, dash of cinnamon velvety tannins, balancing acidity fruit driven finish.


$41 Zinfandel, Frogs Leap

Napa Valley Blend: 80% Zinfandel, 20% Petite Sirah 48 TastingNotes:Aromasofspice,blackpepper,darkfruitsandvanilla.wellbalanced spicy flavors of plum and black cherry along with black pepper and cocoa powder, nice acidity and length to the finish


$33 Petite Sirah, Writer’s Block

Lake County


$79 CABERNET SAUVIGNON, Chateau Montelena,

Napa Valley