Posts Tagged King Family Vineyards

2010 King Family Vineyards ‘7’ Port, Monticello, Virginia

Sugar-wary drinkers need not fear this Virginia port, fortified with locally distilled brandy. Big, aged Cuban cigar aromas lift fig, English toffee, garam masala and dried banana to near sublime heights. MSRP: $29.95 (September 2012) Wine... Read more

2011 King Family Vineyards Meritage, Monticello, Virginia

Still young, with bristly tannins and a green pepper note likely thanks to 27 percent Petit Verdot and 22 percent Cabernet Franc. Time may mellow this slumbering giant, bringing a more sublime touch to cherry fruit and wet leather. MSRP: $27.95... Read more

2011 King Family Vineyards ‘Crose,’ Monticello, Virginia

Unique but delicious Virginia rose made from 100 percent Merlot grapes, this is very different than anything you’d likely encounter in Provence. Cranberry and ruby red grapefruit flavors drive this bone-dry, highly refreshing and gulpable summer... Read more

2011 King Family Vineyards Viognier, Monticello, Virginia

Ripe melon and wildflowers in the nose give way to creamy mango and dried spring grasses on the palate. Lemony acidity carries you through the finish. MSRP: $24.95 (September 2012) Wine Lines Rating:... Read more