Wine

PLEASE NOTE: You must be 21 years of age or older to purchase our wine and by law, an adult over age 21 must sign for wine shipments at the time of delivery. We are unable to ship to the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, and Utah. Please feel free call or email us at info@balboawinery.com with any questions.

2015 Dry Riesling

Expressive aromas of summer apple, rose petal, jasmine, fennel, and citrus. Meyer lemon and key lime balanced upon oyster shell with lingering slate minerality and bright acidity.

Vineyard: Pepper Bridge Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

VARIETAL: 100% Riesling

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2015 White Mith

Lively and full bodied with aromas of Asian pear, gardenia, honeysuckle, and orange blossom. Notes of ripe peach and tropical fruits lead into a creamy yet elegant mouthfeel. The palate lingers with stone fruits, balanced acidity, and minerality. 

Vineyard: Summit View Vineyard and Seven Hills Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

VARIETAL: 75% Roussanne and 25% Viognier 

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2015 Rosé (Sold Out)

Expressive aromas of jasmine, rose petal, white peach, and elderflower. The palate opens with flavors of golden raspberry, thimbelberry, and rose water balanced upon bright acidity. 

Vineyard: Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

VARIETAL: 100% Grenache

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2013 Red Wine

Vibrant aromas of black raspberry, purple plum, espresso and eucalyptus on the nose. Notes of blackberry, dark raspberry and currant leading into licorice and baking spice balanced upon bright acidity.

Vineyard: Estate Eidolon Vineyard and Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

VARIETAL: 36% Syrah, 30% Malbec, 16% Merlot, 13% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc

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2013 Estate Malbec

Opens with notes of end-of-summer blackberries and raspberries with undertones of baking spices, orange peel, and violets. Ripe red fruits come forth on the palate, with hints of peach seed and black peppercorns. Rich, dark, and intense with balanced tannins and bold acidity. 

Vineyard: Estate Eidolon Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

VARIETAL: 100% Malbec

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2013 Merlot

Opens with luscious dark fruits of Bing cherry, blackberry, and currant. Leads into flavors of espresso, chocolate covered cherries, and Chambord. Finishes with moderate tannins, bright acidity, and precise balance.

Vineyard: Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

Varietal: 100% Merlot

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2012 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

Classic cabernet notes of dark cherry, currant, and blackberry lending way to caramel, fresh tomato leaf and smokey notes. Dense and dark flavors on the palate reminiscent of  black cherry, plum and cassis with bold structure and fine tannins.  

VineyardS: Estate Eidolon Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

Varietal: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

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2012 Estate Syrah

The 2012 Estate Syrah exhibits enticing aromas of dark fruits, tobacco, damp earth, and coffee. The palate opens with blackberry and cassis flavors that lead into orange peel, baking spice and rich game notes that exemplify the ‘rocks’ district of  Walla Walla.

Vineyard: Estate Eidolon Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

Varietal: 100% Syrah

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2013 Cabernet Franc

Expressive notes of wild blackberry, cherry, plum, and cassis lead into sweet tobacco, sage, and cocoa. Full bodied flavors of chocolate covered cherries and roasted coffee beans intermixed with ripe dark fruits and a lingering tannin finish. 

Vineyard: Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

VARIETAL: 100% Cabernet Franc

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2012 BalBOA Constrictor

Opens with aromas of ripe cherry and black plum, accented by bramble and damp earth. Rich and full bodied on the palate showing ripe raspberry, dark cherry and blackberry cobbler with lingering acidity, and firm, fine grained tannins. 

Vineyards: Estate Eidolon Vineyard and Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley 

Varietals: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon and 40% Syrah

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2013 Grenache (Sold Out)

The 2013 Grenache is a Ringside Club Exclusive.  Ripe and expressive with strawberry, raspberry and black cherry notes, intertwined with white pepper and wet stone minerality.  Elegant and polished on the palate with ripe blackberry, hibiscus, and cherry leading into a rich silky finish. 

Vineyard: Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

Varietal: 100% Grenache

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2014 Grenache – Syrah – Mourvèdre

This is the first time we’ve made a GSM, and we are really excited about it. Notes of leather, espresso, black pepper, blackberry, olive, and pie cherry. The palate displays flavors of ripe dark fruits, blueberry, orange peel, and savory game notes balanced upon Walla Walla earthiness. 

Vineyard: Estate Eidolon Vineyard and Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley, Canyon’s Vineyard, Columbia Valley

VARIETAL: 34% Grenache, 33% Syrah, and 33% Mourvèdre 

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2012 Mith (Sold Out)

Mith originated in 1998 and is a collaboration between Mike Sharon (L’Ecole 41) and Tom Glase. This wine has always been a proprietary blend and the 2012 is no different. Intense aromas of blackberry, bing cherry and damson plum with scents of sandalwood, sweet pipe tobacco, vanilla bean and cocoa. Continues on the palate with layers of dark fruits, bittersweet chocolate and basaltic minerals. Reveals notes of roasted berries, dried cherries, and mocha leading to an oak, spice and herb accented balanced tannin finish.  

93 Points Wine Spectator

Vineyards: Estate Eidolon Vineyard, Waliser Vineyard, and Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

Varietals: 67% Cabernet Sauvignon, 18% Cabernet Franc, and 15% Merlot. 

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2013 Pandemonium (Sold Out)

This is the second vintage of Pandemonium to include Grenache. Vibrant aromatics of fresh cherries and candied orange lead into hints of bramble and sweet pipe tobacco. The palate displays juicy acidity and ripe dark fruits finishing with notes of current, white pepper and fresh strawberry.  

90 Points Wine Spectator, 89 Points Wine and Spirits

Vineyard: Estate Eidolon Vineyard and Summit View Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley 

Varietal: 75% Syrah and 25% Grenache

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2011 Wraith

Eidolon and Wraith were made to showcase our estate vineyard located in the ancient Walla Walla riverbed. Firm, focused and layered with hints of pitch blackberry, mineral, clove and exotic spice. Powerful yet elegant, offering a lengthy, pure finish.

Vineyard: Estate Eidolon Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

Varietals: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

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2010 Eidolon

Dark and opulent, with blackberry, plum, currant and black cherry on the nose. It delivers powerful flavors of blackberry, dark olive tapenade, truffle and earthiness characteristic of Eidolon Vineyard balanced upon lively acidity.  

Double Gold, 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 

Vineyard: Estate Eidolon Vineyard, Walla Walla Valley

Varietals: 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Syrah, 13% Malbec, and 12% Petit Verdot  

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Ageability

We believe that when you choose to enjoy Balboa wine is a matter of personal preference. However, customers often ask us how long they can cellar our wine. Generally, our wines are released when we believe them to be ready to consume; however all Balboa wines will benefit from additional time in your cellar. Every Balboa wine will age differently, as many factors, including the growing season, varietal characteristics,  and winemaking decisions, will all determine how the wine ages. Additionally, one must determine the characteristics that they enjoy in wine and age their wines in accordance with their preferences. The most important thing to consider is how you like your wine to taste! If you have specific questions, feel free to call or email us.