Gold medal in the 2022 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. Not your average Sauvignon Blanc, this wine has a honey nose, with crisp apricot flavors. It’s lighter than previous vintages with caramel flavors. Good with Chinese or Thai food like chicken satay with plum sauce. Aged in American oak for 5 weeks. Sourced from Still Waters Vineyard. 62 cases produced.
Silver Medal in the 2021 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition! A new variety for Autry Cellars, our Italian varietal 2017 Primativo is a close cousin to Zinfandel. Both come from a Croatian variety called Crljenak. Crushed, and fermented on the skin for maximum flavor, aroma, and color extraction, our Primitivo is another wonderful vintage from Still Waters Vineyards. Bright, floral, with berry notes, inviting aromas and a cherry nose, the hints of caramel-vanilla come from the oak aging process. This will pair nicely with roasted pork, chicken, salmon or even portobello mushroom steaks. Aged in 50% new American oak for 3 years, 80 cases produced.
Gold Medal in the 2022 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition This is one of Autry Cellars’ unique flagship wines. Enjoy this perfect fall wine by a nice warm fire or curled up with a cozy blanket. Dry with light oak, bright cherry nose, spice, caramel, and black pepper flavors. Pairs well with heavier fish, red meats like peppered steak or grilled beef shish kabobs. Aged one year in American oak, 60 cases produced, sourced from Still Waters Vineyard.
Silver Medal in the 2022 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Silver Medal in the 2019 Mid-State Fair Wine Competition A first for Autry Cellars, our 2018 Albariño is a delight of the senses. With only 63 cases produced, this hard-to-find Spanish varietal, grown only in specialized areas like the Edna Valley, will sell fast and is easy to drink. Made with grapes from the famed Paragon Vineyard, this wine is full of caramel and stone fruit flavors and is perfect with your cheese plate or white fish dish.
Bronze medal at the Central Coast Wine Competition, The California Mid-State fair 2021. This is your fireplace wine. Cozy up by the fire with your glass, good friends, and good food. Flavors of spice, black pepper, caramel, and mixed berries. This would pair well with aged cheeses, grilled meats like roast pork, or a hearty stew. From Still Waters Vineyard aged 3 years on American oak, 33 cases produced.
Bronze Medal in the 2022 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Autry Cellars signature wine blend is back! Our hand-crafted dry Bordeaux blend is made from 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, and 20% Cabernet Franc. Caramel nose, bright crisp cherry/berry, and sour apple flavors, this is your easy-drinking everyday wine. Delight your senses and pair with pork, lamb, hearty meat pasta dishes like lasagna, or a charcuterie board with heavy cheeses. Aged one year in American oak, 61 cases produced, sourced from Still Waters Vineyard.