Preferred Palates Newsletter

Welcome Preferred Palates Members. We hope you enjoy learning more about the Wine Club shipment wines in your Notes.

Current Issue— August 2018

2015 Out of Sight Cabernet Sauvignon

"When we started making our Single Vineyard Cabernets we aged the wines in 100% French oak barrels. I used to joke that if you wanted to see one of your Napa Valley neighbors in the early 1980s you had to visit a French cooperage! But American oak has come a long way since those early days..."

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June 2018

2015 Rutherford Hillside Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

"People often ask me if I think there are too many wineries in Napa Valley. I don’t think there are too many wineries; I just think there are too many big wineries!..."

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April 2018

2015 Wild Boar Cabernet Sauvignon

"I began learning about wine back in the 1970s when my wife Carrie signed us up for a wine appreciation class. Though I attended with her out of husbandly duty, I fell in love with the stuff.."

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February 2018

2015 Trilogy & 2015 Flora's Legacy Cabernet Sauvignon

"I’ll admit it; I drink a lot of Trilogy. And it’s not only because I enjoy it – which of course I do – but because I’m always thinking about how to improve it...."

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