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July 21, 2018

Sangria Made with Ragtime Red

This refreshing summer sangria is packed full of berries and our Ragtime Red is the perfect wine with just right amount of sweetness.

Ingredients: 1 bottle Ragtime Red wine

1 liter seltzer (flavored or unflavored, your choice)

1 cup pomegranate blueberry juice (or similar)

3/4 cup Brandy (optional)

1 cup pitted black cherries

1 cup blueberries

1 cup blackberries

2 limes (or oranges), sliced

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By lincolnpeak / 7:44 pm

July 2018 spotlight: Black Sparrow

For the month of July only: 4-pack for $44
(Full case: $132)
Growler refill: $10.99
A bright and lively dry white wine with hints of spring flowers and fresh tart apples. With a refreshingly crisp finish, Black Sparrow is delicious with light meals like spring veggie risotto, shrimp scampi, chicken . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 12:01 am

I’m trilled to introduce Rhiannon to you. She joined us this spring to manage everything on the “front end” of Lincoln Peak, so you’ll see her when you stop by and you’ll hear from her in email. I’m working with our vineyard crew this summer for the first time in several years, and I’m excited to get my hands back on the grapevines.

Rhiannon comes to Lincoln Peak with a deep knowledge AND love of . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 9:31 pm

June 2018 spotlight: La Crescent

This month: 4-pack for $44
(Full case: $132)
Growler refill: $10.99
A zippy semi-dry white wine with vibrant flavors of citrus and apricot. The La Crescent grape’s characteristic boldness makes it a great partner with boldly flavorful dishes like poached salmon with lemon, roast chicken with sage and white . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 1:03 am

May 8, 2018

We’re hiring both for our tasting room and our vineyard crew this spring! See both jobs below.

Tasting Room Staff – hiring now for 2018

Come learn about new wine and share new wine with new people. Lincoln Peak Vineyard is looking for someone with solid customer service experience for our tasting room for the 2018 season.

The right candidate:

has a positive attitude is cheerful and chatty with customers has a . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 4:03 pm

Ragtime Red:  4-pack for $44  //  full case: $132

Marquette Nouveau:  4-pack for $40  //  full case: $120

…through April 2018, or while it lasts!

 

Ragtime Red is a velvety semi-sweet red wine, fruity and smooth with bass notes of ripe blackberries and sweet dark plums. We serve it chilled, but that’s up to you. Ragtime Red is great for sipping on . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 7:33 pm

Sometimes the light glows most beautifully in the dark. Enjoy the darkness!

A happy Solstice to one and all.

By lincolnpeak / 10:34 pm

November 18, 2017

We are re-releasing a limited number of bottles of Marquette ’13 from our library. Now at 4 years old, it’s aging beautifully– mellow and robust, smooth and spicy. It has the best of Marquette’s fruit-forward black cherry and black currant notes.

This wine won Best-in-Show Red Wine at the 2015 International Cold Climate Wine Competition.

Wine writer Calo De Vito called this vintage “The best Marquette in North America!” He wrote . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 8:15 pm

November 7, 2017

The days dwindle early now. The leaves have fallen in the vineyard, but a few rows of grapes are still hanging to make ice wine. We’re keeping our fingers crossed for early cold! We need overnight temps in the mid-teens to harvest at about 17 degrees just before sunrise.

Chris is very busy in the winery. He’s watching and tasting all the wines like a first-time parent. After they’ve spent many weeks . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 4:34 pm

November 2017 spotlight: La Crescent

This month: 4-pack for $44
(Full case: $132)
Growler refill: $10.99
A zippy semi-dry white wine with vibrant flavors of citrus and apricot. The La Crescent grape’s characteristic boldness makes it a great partner with boldly flavorful dishes like poached salmon with lemon, roast chicken with sage and white . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 3:01 pm