Elixir Wine Group Blog

Carmelo Patti 04 Sparkling

Kirk Ermisch - Wednesday, January 07, 2009

Caren and Jordan at "Our Vino of the Day" posted some kind words about Carmelo Patti's 2004 Sparkling Wine. After reading their blog, it looks like we are in good company.  More...

Ca de Calle 2007 Gran Reserva

Kirk Ermisch - Thursday, November 27, 2008

By now you have likely tasted through the 2007 vintage Albert 154 wines. If sales are any indication, they are by far the best wines we have ever produced in our small Lujan de Cuyo based winery. In early 2007 we separated out and fermented a small selection of our best grapes from that harvest, aging the microcuvees with a combination of new and used French oak. Luis Barraud (of Vina Cobos fame) went on to finish the project, assembling the final blend this summer. Now that the wine has had some time to settle in bottle, this blend of 32% Malbec, 23% Bonarda, 21% Syrah, 16% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 8% Merlot is drinking fabulously, filled with the dense rustic flavors of dark fruits and berries that typify this region.  More...

More Great Press!

Kirk Ermisch - Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Here is a taste of just some of the new reviews heading to press from top publications. More...

Back in the USA!

Kirk Ermisch - Thursday, October 30, 2008

Hi all:  More...

Welcome!

Kirk Ermisch - Sunday, October 19, 2008

Hi, this is my first post. Until we have more going on here, have a look at our new ecommerce site. www.southernwinegroup.com. Thanks for stopping by and check back often!  More...