Santa Fe Day Trips: Waxlander Gallery Sculptures at Estrella Del Norte Vineyards!
Estrella del Norte Vineyards are located off of the High Road to Taos (NM 503) about 7/10th of a mile. 15 minutes north of Santa Fe, this vineyard has breathtaking views, beautiful 150 year old trees and abundant gardens.
Wines, wines, wines…
Finger Lakes International Wine Competition Trio
$97.00 or $82.45 for Wine Club Members (Mention Waxlander Gallery to receive the Wine Club Member price!)
Ships for an additional $22.00
Estrella Del Norte Vineyard Pinot Noir 2009
Estate grown Pinot Noir grapes, great harvest, over 100 cases made. Light bodied with bright raspberry & soft tannins. Finishes smooth with a touch of earth.
Suggested pairing: Nuts & smoked cheese or Chicken with light sauced pastas.
Estrella Del Norte Vineyard Founders Blend
This full bodied Bordeaux style red wine is blended with Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and New Mexico grown Cabernet Franc. A lush and heavy red blend with raspberry, blackberry, spices & chocolate. Named “Founders Blend” because of the estate-grown Cabernet Sauvignon and the limited supply. Less than 30 cases available.
Suggested pairing: A nice steak with a rich sauce.
Estrella Del Norte Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
Like a starry Northern New Mexico evening, this wine is rich with deep currants and brilliant notes of black cherry, spicy clove and oak. Enjoy with a fine dinner and special someone. Elegante y Sabroso!
Suggested pairing: Roast Pork Loin.
Finger Lakes International Wine Competition Results
We entered 3 wines in the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition and took 3 medals: The first was a Gold for our estate grown 2009 Pinot Noir; Silver for our Founders Blend, blended with our estate grown Cabernet Sauvignon; and 3rd a Bronze for our 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon. The Finger Lakes International Wine Competition had wines from 19 countries, all 50 United States and 6 Canadian Provinces and is one of the biggest International Wine Competitions. For the second straight year, the 11th annual Finger Lakes International Wine Competition set a record for the number of entries. At the Rochester Plaza Hotel, a record-breaking 3,259 wines from 788 wineries competed for gold medals.
For more information visit http://www.estrelladelnortevineyards.com!