Dante Robere Vineyards Current Releases

2016 Chardonnay - Livermore Valley

Aged in new French Oak this Chardonnay has a golden color, aromas of Meyer lemon and peach along with ample oak and spicy flavors of anise and fennel seed. (78 cases produced)

2015 Chardonnay - Livermore Valley

Aged in new French Oak this Chardonnay has aromas of oak, white fruit and melon with crisp fruity flavors of green apple, coupled with good acidity. (74 cases produced)

2016 Viognier - Madera

A bright wine with flavors of peach, apple and pear along with good acidity and creaminess. Will pair well with spicy Thai cuisine. (46 cases produced)

2015 Grenache - Madera

From the foothills of Madera County, this easy drinking wine exhibits flavors of ripe strawberry, sweet red fruits and cranberry, followed by a hint of white pepper spice. (120 cases produced)

2015 Mourvedre - Madera
92 Pts. Wine Enthusiast
Gold Medal, 2018 S.F. Chronicle Wine Competition

From grapes for the Sierra Foothills, this well balanced wine has aromas of ripe red fruit and smoke. Flavors of black cherry, raspberry and plum are followed by a lingering smoky pie crust and spicy finish. (140 cases produced)

2015 Estate Syrah - Livermore Valley
Silver Medal 2018 S.F. Chronicle Wine Competition

Aged for 22 months in Hungarian oak, this wine is full bodied with flavors of plum, black cherry, and currant along with mild spice on the front and back end of the palate. (119 cases produced)

2014 Petite Sirah - Livermore Valley
91 Pts. Wine Enthusiast
Gold Medal 2018 S.F. Chronicle Wine Competition

Smooth and medium bodied in weight but with ample tannins, this wine has bold jammy flavors of blackberry, cherry, currant, pepper, vanilla and earthiness. Somewhat creamy in texture, but the firm tannins provide a solid backbone for a wine that can pair with hearty, rich foods. (95 cases produced).

2015 Barbera - Tracy Hills
Silver Medal 2018 S.F. Chronicle Wine Competition

A light fruity wine with bright acidity and soft tannins. Aromas of spice and tart dried fruit lead to an explosion of Bing cherry, raspberry and black pepper spice. Pair with all your favorite Italian dishes and salads with lemon incorporated into the dressing. (119 cases produced)

2015 Touriga - Tracy Hills
Bronze Medal, 2018 S.F. Chronicle Wine Competition

Slightly more full bodied than the 2014 version, this unique wine has aromas of fruity cherry, blueberry and spice, and flavors of tart cherry, plum, mixed spices and sweet oak. (71 cases produced)

2015 Zinfandel - Livermore Valley
Silver Medal 2018 S.F. Chronicle Wine Competition

90% Zinfandel & 10% Petite Sirah. Flavors of ripe sweet Bing cherry, olallieberry, raspberry and red currant are followed by spicy notes with a touch of minerality sneaking through. The mouth-feel is rich and balanced. (108 cases produced)

Paradiso - California
90 Pts. Wine Enthusiast

An Iberian blend of Spanish and Portuguese varietals (Tempranillo 60%, Carignane 20%, Touriga 20%) make up this bold wine. The firm tannins and dryness of the Tempranillo are softened by the black cherry, smokiness and spice of the Carignane, and the bright tart cherry of the Touriga. (115 cases produced)

2015 Tempranillo - Livermore Valley
Silver Medal 2018 S.F. Chronicle Wine Competition

This wine exhibits flavors of plum, black cherry and currant with a hint of cocoa and a strong spicy influence along with sweet oak. The wine delivers a full bodied velvety mouth-feel with medium tannins that draw flavors through the palate for a long finish. (93 cases produced)

2014 Element 116 - Livermore Valley

Named after Livermorium, an element discovered at the Lawrence Livermore Lab, this wine is done in a classic Bordeaux style. Cabernet Sauvignon (60%), Cabernet Franc (20%) and Petit Verdot (20%) make up this blend which offers firm, yet soft tannins, great mouth-feel and flavors of plum, currant, mint, fig and oaky spices. (115 cases produced)

LexiKat IV Port Wine - California

This ruby red port is a blend of Syrah (60%) and Touriga (40%). It exhibits flavors of prunes, figs, caramel, and raisins. Not overly sweet allowing the fruit characteristics to show through. (86 cases produced)

2014 Late Harvest Zinfadel - Contra Costa County

This wine has red berry aromas and flavors along with a nice spice element and hints of raisin and chocolate. Not overly sweet yet exhibits a richness and mouthfeel expected from a sweeter wine. (46 cases produced)