Local Delivery Available Curbside 11am-6pm Daily Stores Temporarily Closed

2019 Sandar & Hem "Bates Ranch" Santa Cruz Mountains Grenache Rosé

SKU #1483567 92 points Wine Enthusiast

Outer quote mark A very pale shade of pink in the glass, this bottling begins with aromas of wet stone, nectarine and taut pluot flesh on the nose. There’s an extreme grip to the palate, where crushed granite and gravel flavors meet with rounded strawberry-flesh, rosewater and pink melon elements. (MK) Inner quote mark (10/2020)

K&L Notes

Winemaker's Notes: "Alpine strawberry, peach blossom, and garrigue define the nose of this pale-salmon rosé. The nose is exuberant with the characteristic fireworks of Grenache, accented by dried herbs and wet stones. On the palate the wine is dry, balancing crisp, mouthwatering structure with luxurious weight and texture. The complex fruit character and long mineral finish of this wine hint at the pedigree of it's provenance. Perched high atop the southeast corner of the Santa Cruz Mountains AVA, the steep slopes and shallow, gravelly soils of Bates Ranch have yielded stunning wines of great complexity for over four decades. At elevations up to 1000 feet, only a thin sheet of rocky earth separates the old Grenache vines from solid bedrock, where the roots have secured an unrelenting hold, producing wines with an intense aromatic complexity, freshness, and a profound sense of “somewhereness.”

Share |
Price: $24.95

Real Time Inventory by location:

The item you have chosen is in stock, and has inventory in our warehouse and one or more stores. Below is the current quantity on hand information for this product within our database. It is never more than five minutes old. Additionally, our shopping cart looks at real time inventory so when you add an item to you cart we will do an immediate check of available inventory and alert you if there are any issues.

Location Qty
Main Warehouse: 5
San Francisco: 8
Product turnaround time varies by location of inventory and your chosen method of shipping/pickup. For a detailed explanation click here.

We think you’ll also like

Product Reviews:

Additional Information: