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Whole cluster pressed, barrel fermented Rosé from Porter Creek

Porter Creek 2012 Rosé

2013 has been the year of Rosé here at Candid with Lambert’s “Mathilde” made from Cabernet Franc and Scherrer’s “Dry Rosé” made from Grenache and Syrah going out the door fast than ever.  To beef up our offering we added the Barra‘s Rosé of Pinot Noir for the first time and direct imported Dominique and […]

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Exploring Porter Creek Vineyards

  In June 2009, I spent an afternoon touring, tasting, and talking with Alex Davis at Porter Creek Vineyards on Westside Road in Heladsburg, CA in the Russian River Valley. Alex allowed me to film him as we talked about winemaking, his family’s history in the area, and the wines that he produces and bottles […]

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Inside Artisanal Wilmette

Artisanal Wilmette: Conveniently Providing Natural Foods and Candid Wines

Please stop by and say hello to our new friends Ray and Marsha Presavento at Artisanal Wilmette. A recent conversation with Ray about the dinner he had the night before with a glass of Porter Creek Old-Vine Carignane left me salivating. It’s obvious that this man is passionate about food & wine, and everything in […]

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Porter Creek Viognier

RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY In the spirit of its northern Rhone counterparts in Condrieu, this wine possesses a weight and richness rarely found in New World Viogniers. Beautiful nuances of mango, pear and nectar. Balanced, round and capable of aging. Sourced from Porter Creek Vineyards  

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