Classic Artisan Wines

Classic Artisan Wines is a fine wine broker for the wines of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Napa Valley, Central Coast, Paso Robles and Russian River.

 



92 Points

Cabernet Franc

Saunders Vineyard, Carmel Valley

91 POINTS - EDITORS’ CHOICE
Cabernet Sauvignon
Saunders Vineyard, Carmel Valley
91 POINTS
Cheval Rouge
Spectacular Bordeaux Blend
Saunders Vineyard, Carmel Valley

Boëté Winery

Nestled on the eastern edge of Carmel Valley sits the Saunders Vineyard, a boutique winery producing estate grown Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc & Merlot grapes under the Boete Label. Boutique family winery, 100% estate grown, limited production Carmel Valley wines.

Boete winery was named in honor of John Saunders' grandparents, Francois and Jeannie Boete, from the little town of Le Juch in the Brittany Region of France.

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Website: http://www.boetewinery.com/

Current Accolades

Wine Enthusiast Magazine: 91 POINTS - EDITORS’ CHOICE
Cabernet Sauvignon
Saunders Vineyard, Carmel Valley
Deep, rich tannins, with ripe, lush flavors of cherries, blackberries chocolate & currants and softening as it warms up in the glass.  Boëté  uses 80-100% new French oak delivering a beautiful velvet mouth feel and classic Cabernet fruit.

An ideal food pairing of spice crusted barbecued leg of lamb including salt, rosemary and cumin, Pot roast pork shoulder with prunes, or Linguine pasta with mushrooms."

Wine Enthusiast Magazine: 92 POINTS
Cabernet Franc

Saunders Vineyard, Carmel Valley
Aromas leap out of the glass bringing hints of vanilla, blackberries and dried herbs, while flavors of dark fruits, ripe berries & a lingering minerality meld together for an intriguing, memorable smooth finish.

Enjoy with curried pumpkin soup, pork with Apple Stuffing, grilled chicken served over polenta, vegetable lasagna or pizza topped with black olives.

Wine Enthusiast Magazine: 91 POINTS
Cheval Rouge Spectacular Bordeaux Blend

Saunders Vineyard, Carmel Valley
A classic bordeaux style blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot.  Black currant, chocolate and coffee notes with a great nose! The palate is lush and fruit forward showing black and red fruit with white pepper on the finish. Well-balanced and all around delightful.

This fabulous blend complements all types of meats, whether roasted or stewed.  Enjoy with foods as osso buco, lasagna, casseroles, coq au vin or a rack of lamb.