General Kit Information

Labels:  Not Included Completed:  4 Weeks Volume:  7.5L / 1.98 US GAL

California Connoisseur™ is a celebration of sunshine. Made from the finest grape concentrates California has to offer, California Connoisseur™ has become synonymous with outstanding wines of distinctive character, worthy of being served to all who appreciate the proud heritage of the vintner’s art. In as little as 28 days you can create wines of impressive bouquet, flavour and structure.

 

 

Bergamais

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

A refreshing, lighter red wine with full fruit flavours of cherries and berries found in Gamay – the featured grape. Consume young and slightly chilled.

Cabernet Sauvignon

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  Yes Body:  Medium

Deep ruby colour with a black currant and cedar nose. A full bodied wine having a tannic character when young. Capable of long ageing. Includes premium oak.

California Red

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

A special red blend developed by our Winemaster to meet most of your entertaining needs. A light bodied dry wine for easy drinking.

Malbec

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Medium

Medium to full body with ripe dark fruit aromas, notes of vanilla and spice and flavours of raspberry and ripe cherry produce a long velvety finish.

Merlot

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  Yes Body:  Medium

The popular Merlot grape produces an exceptional soft, low tannin wine. A smooth wine, rich in flavours of blackberry and black currant. Includes premium oak.

Nebbiolo

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  Yes Body:  Medium

A rich, full-bodied wine with velvety tannins. Flavours of ripe black fruits and spice fill the mouth. A fabulous companion for hearty beef and vegetarian stews, braised meats and Portobello mushrooms.

Pinot Noir

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

Rich in complexity with a velvety finish full of spices and fruit. Hints of blackberry and strawberry.

Sangiovese

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Light

A wine meant for drinking young as well as aged. A lively fresh and fruity wine that is produced from classic red grape varieties.

Shiraz

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Medium

A rich, dark red wine that has a strawberry bouquet. Flavours of plum and blackberry with firm tannins.

Valpolicella Style

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Medium

Full, rich fruit flavours are driven from this ruby red Italian styled wine. Dry, light to medium bodied.

Vieux Château du Roi

Alcohol:  11.5% Oak:  None Body:  Medium

A robust, yet smooth wine with a bouquet of ripe berries and flavours of plum. This wine will age well.