Fine Wines

Red and White WineWELCOME to the State Line Liquors Wine Department… Throughout this website you’ll find links to Regional Wines, Wine Styles, Wine Samplers, Featured Wines, and ORGANIC Wines in the menu above (be sure to scroll down the menu!) but it’s HERE you’ll see what’s NEW in our Wine Department!

Don’t forget to take a look at our Coupon Clipper for SPECIAL Values on State Line Liquors Fine Wines.

 

 

Items of Note:

This article by Megan Krigbaum, in Punch, leads us down her path of attempts to discover what basic expenses are figured into the price of a single bottle of wine.  She was inspired by that $3.50 bargain wine her mom was so excited to bring home.  It just doesn’t quite add up!  

How Do You Make a Wine That Costs $3.50?

 

Here’s a quick article by Mike Dunne of the Sacramento Bee, where he talks about two of our favorite California winemakers, Anne and Michael Dashe.

Dunne on Wine: Dashe Cellars

 

Read this article by Simon Woolf, Decanter, regarding sulfites in wines.  See some of the pros and cons- flavors, safety, allergies.  A little known fact- the vast majority of wines have very little sulfites!

Sulfites in Wine: Friend or Foe

 

 


 

Wine Samplings every Friday, 3-6pm

Join us as we have at least 2 wines paired with 2 cheeses to sample!  


 Wine Tasting:  Roses, Part 2

Friday, June 23rd   7-9pm

Tasting Fee: $10 – No Reservations Required

In our second of two rosé tastings we’ll be enjoying a selection of 9 different rosés.

You’ll get the opportunity to try rosé made from the same grape in two different places,

as well as rosé from the same part of the world made with two different grapes.

It will be a fun experiment in tasting and contrasting only the pinkest of wines.

Clos Chateau Gaillard Touraine-Mesland Gamay Rosé – Loire Valley, France
Domaine Piquemal Cotes Catalanes Rosé – Cotes Catalanes, France
Grand Boqueteau Chinon Rosé – Loire Valley, France
Sheldrake Rosé Cabernet Franc – NY State, USA
Murgo Etna Rosé – Sicily, Italy
Willamette Valley Vineyards Pinot Noir – Oregon, USA
Moshin Rosé Pinot Noir – California, USA
Bastide Blanche Bandol Rosé – Provence, France
Dom du Petit Clocher Anjou Rosé -Loire Valley, France


Wine Tasting:  Chardonnay

Friday, July 14th     7-9pm


Seated Wine Tasting:  Willamette Valley Symposium

Featuring Wines of North Valley and Soter Vineyards, James Cahill, Guest Speaker

Wednesday July 19, 7-9pm

More Details to follow!