First and foremost, Winemonger is a wine importer.
Many of our wines are offered by the best restaurants in the United States. Ranging from the fantastic hole-in-the-wall eatery you have never heard of, to Le Bernardin in New York or the inimitable Slanted Door Restaurant in San Francisco, we are proud to count America's top culinary establishments among our best customers.
A red grape which can make red or white wines. It is sometimes blended with Chardonnay to make Champagne, and when used by itself for Champagne is called Blanc de Noirs, or, a white from black. As a red wine it shows characteristics including plums, raspberries, strawberries, black currants and cherries (when vinified for maximum extracted result, people will often describe it as a fruit bomb), and when mature give us figs, prunes, chocolate, violets, smokiness and truffles. It is also used to make off-dry (Spatlese) and sweet wines, especially in the eastern regions of Switzerland.