Waxwing Wine Cellars

Last Updated July 10, 2017
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Waxwing Wine Cellars uses traditional methods to craft limited-production Pinot Noir, Syrah, Riesling, Rosé and sparkling wine from cool and windy coastal vineyards.

Tasting Room Hours: Occasional Fridays: 6pm-9pm

Amenities:

Check mark symbol Events facilities
Check mark symbol Tours
Check mark symbol Family friendly
Check mark symbol Pet friendly
Check mark symbol Food for purchase (sometimes)
Check mark symbol Wine club

Featured Wines:

Waxwing Pinot Noir Rosé – Accolades: 93 Points, Prince of Pinot. A delicate apricot color in the glass, this wine's nose is alive and sustained in the glass and offers aromas of apricot, strawberry, cherry, blood orange and a floral note. The delicious flavors of cherry, strawberry, white peach and apricot have good weight and are bright and lifted. The best domestic rosé you'll experience in quite a while.

Waxwing Flocchini Syrah – Accolades: 93 Points, Wine Enthusiast. This is a lovely, light-hearted yet complex 100% varietal wine that shows the beauty of a lighter touch and cooler climate. Cedar, herb and compost provide a wildness next to aromas of feral mushroom. Intriguing all the way around, this wine finishes in a burst of white pepper.

À la Volée Sparkling Wine – The eagerly anticipated new À la Volée sparkling wine made from Riesling grapes is crisp, fresh and terribly tasty. Winemaker Scott disgorges each bottle by hand to expel the yeast cells for a fun and unique California sparkling wine. The grapes are grown at Tondré Grapefield in the Santa Lucia Highlands.

Affiliations: Mid Peninsula Wine Trail, Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Passport Days

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111 Industrial Road #8
Belmont, CA 94002

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