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At Vina Moda, we take pride in offering you smooth, well structured wines that will linger in your mind long after you've sipped the last drop.

 




2017 Mourvèdre

2017 Mourvèdre

Sierra Foothills

In the time of our first selves, a lithe and exotic huntress stalks her prey through fields of wild spices. Their aromas linger in her silken hair, woven with the …

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2017 Sierra Rose

2017 Sierra Rose

Sierra Foothills

As the earth awakens on the hundredth day of its wintry slumber, spring’s first blossom turns her hopeful gaze toward the brilliance of tomorrow’s promise. Nature’s …

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2017 Barbera

2017 Barbera

Sierra Foothills

The valiant leader sits in quiet contemplation, the Barbarian Sword balanced in his outstretched palms. He polishes the primordial blade with a swath of worn leather, …

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2016 Syrah

2016 Syrah

Sierra Foothills

In the land of make-believe, soft candlelight illuminates decadent offerings placed along the altar of Aslan’s Queen, her majestic figure draped in silken robes the …

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2017 Vinas

2017 Vinas

Sierra Foothills

At the end of an incredible voyage, a stalwart sailor commands his mighty vessel toward the safe harbor of his love’s embrace. He has explored countless lands, the …

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2016 Euphoria

2016 Euphoria

Sierra Foothills

You call to me without words, the heat emanating from your skin promising to warm the chill that has taken up permanent residence in my bones. Here you are, the …

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Varietals

Chardonnay

Grown by Rorick Heritage Vineyards
Wine Characteristics — Crisp, honeysuckle, tropical fruit
Color of berry skin — White
Origin — Burgundy Region, France
Also known as — Aubaine, Beaunois, Gamay blanc, Melon blanc
Ideal Soil — Chalk, limestone
Wine Characteristics — Crisp, honeysuckle, tropical fruit

Sierra Rose

A Rose Blend
The 2017 Blend is:
32% Barbera
28% Syrah
24% Primitivo
16% Merlot

Pinot Noir

Grown by Desmond Vineyards, Russian River Valley
Wine Characteristics — Light tannins, red fruit, with spice, floral, earthy & meaty notes
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — Burgundy Region, France
Also known as — Blauburgunder, Spatburgunder, Rulandske modre, Pinot Nero
Ideal Soil — Chalky Clay

Grenache

Grown by Rorick Heritage Vineyards, Villa Vallecito Vineyards, Dalton Vineyard
Wine Characteristics — Red fruit flavors with a subtle, white pepper spice note
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — Spain, South of France
Also known as — Carnatxa negre, Alicante, Cannonau, Garnacha tinta, Grenache noir
Ideal Soil — Hot, dry soils that are well drained; Schist & Granite

Primitivo

Grown by La Rosa Family Vineyard, Blocher Vineyard
Wine Characteristics — Blackberry, anise, white pepper
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — Croatia, Italy
Also known as — Zinfandel, Crljenak Kastelanski, Taranto, Zierfandler
Ideal Soil — Sandy loam with a steady, warm climate

Barbera

Grown by Villa Vallecito Vineyards, La Rosa Family Vineyard, Jordan Oaks Vineyard
Wine Characteristics — Deep color, full body, cherry notes, low tannins with prominent acids
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — Italy
Also known as — Barberone, Barbexinis, Gaietto, Lombardesca
Ideal Soil — Calcareous soils and clay loam

Mourvèdre

Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — Spain, France
Also known as — Mataro, Monastrell
Ideal Soil — Warm, south facing slopes with shallow, clay soils
Wine Characteristics — Soft red fruit, a hint of spice and wild game with earthy notes

Sangiovese

Grown by Rocky Hill Vineyard
Wine Characteristics — Fresh strawberry, earthy aromas and tea leaf notes with medium tannins and high acidity
Color of berry skin — Purple
Origin — Italy
Also known as — Brunello, Cacchiano, Negrello
Ideal Soil — Limestone, Shale, Clay

Merlot

Grown by Star Canyon Vineyards, Rorick Heritage Vineyards
Wine Characteristics — Full bodied, intense fruit with lush, velvety tannins
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — Bordeaux Region, France
Also known as — Picard, Langon
Ideal Soil — Cold, ferrous clay

Tannat

Grown by Blocher Vineyard
Wine Characteristics — Full bodied and fruity with deep color, raspberry aromas and a firm, tannic structure
Color of berry skin — Blue-black
Origin — South of France
Also known as — Moustrou, Moustroun, Bordeleza Belcha, Harriague
Ideal Soil — Clay based soil with balanced sun, rainfall and temperature

Vinas

A Red Blend

Syrah

Grown by Dalton Vineyards, Aloria Vineyards
Wine Characteristics — Full bodied with pronounced tannins and decadent, jammy fruit
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — France
Also known as — Shiraz, Hermitage, Antourenein noir, Marsanne noir
Ideal Soil — Sloped vineyards with calcareous soils and consistent heat

Cabernet Sauvignon

Grown by Celestial Vineyard, Broll Mountain Vineyards
Wine Characteristics — Dense, dark color with bold tannins, prominent red fruit and vegetal notes
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — France
Also known as — Bouchet, Petit-Bouchet, Petit-Vidure, Sauvignon Rouge Ideal
Soil — Gravel or alluvial, dusty soil with consistent heat

Phoenix

A Red Blend
The 2016 is a blend of:
42% Primitivo
26% Tannat
16% Petite Sirah
16% Syrah

Petite Sirah

Grown by Broll Mountain Vineyards, Jordan Oaks Vineyard
Wine Characteristics — Spicy, plummy flavors with dark, inky color, bold tannins and a firm texture and mouthfeel
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — Montpellier, France
Also known as — Durif, Plant Fourchu, Pinot de Romans, Pinot de l’Hermitage
Ideal Soil — Steep, dry hillsides with rocky soil and low moisture

Toro Tempranillo

Grown by Metate Hill Vineyards
Wine Characteristics — Ruby red color and bold tannins with aromas and flavors of plum, tobacco, vanilla and leather
Color of berry skin — Black
Origin — Spain
Also known as — Tinta de Toro
Ideal Soil — Fine sandy loam and clay soils

Euphoria

A Dessert Wine
Our 2016 Euphoria is a blend of:
65% Merlot
19% Syrah
16% Grenache