Wine List and Tasting Notes

"I'm very proud of the consistent high quality of our Treleaven Wines and I look forward to sharing with our guests our passion for making the best."

Tacie Saltonstall, Owner
Reserve Chardonnay 2010 (new release)    Aromas of fresh-baked bread, cheese, and honey, followed by a smooth yet substantially oaked body with a creamy texture and hints of vanilla. Finishes long with toasted almond and a tahini tang.  $17.99 btl./$200.88 case

Main Chardonnay 2009  A light floral essence on the nose with citrus, caramel & vanilla on the mid-palate. Finishes with a toasted almond character. The winery owners' house pour!  $13.99 btl./$152.88 case

Silver Lining Chardonnay  Back by popular demand – our off-dry, non-oaked Chardonnay – stainless steel fermentation with wonderful tropical fruit flavors.  $12.99 btl./$140.88 case

Merlot 2007 (new release)   Hints of violet, plum, oak and black pepper finish off with an ultra smooth texture.  $17.99 btl./$200.88 case

Pinot Noir 2010 (new release)   100% Estate grown. Very fruit-forward with soft tannins and restrained oak. Suggestions of cherry pipe tobacco and black caps. Shows ageing potential – consider cellaring.  $18.99 btl./$212.88 case

Cabernet Franc 2008  (sold out)    Beautiful bright color. Bing cherry, light smoke, vanilla bean & baking spices structured by well integrated oak. A well-rounded, Everyman's Cab Franc.   Silver Medal, Jefferson Cup   $14.99 bottle/$164.88 case

Dry Rosé 2009  (sold out) This versatile 100% Cabernet Franc Dry Rosè makes wine & food pairing easy. Scents of strawberries and rose petals lead to a mouth filling start, finishing with a bright acidity. Great wine for Holiday grilling.   $11.99 bottle/$128.88 case

Meritage 2007      A classic Bordeaux style blend of Cabernet Franc, Merlot & Cabernet Sauvignon. Shades of garnet lead to aromas of newly oiled leather, clove, allspice & peppercorns. Solid characteristics with smoky tannins on the palate. 61% Cabernet Franc, 28% Merlot, 11% Cabernet Sauvignon.   $19.99 bottle /$224.88 case

Vintner/Owner, Peter Saltonstall draws a sample from a barrel of maturing red wine to assess its progress.
Mystère NV    At long last, the sweet red wine that you've been asking for!! NO OAK! Serve chilled.   $9.99 bottle /$104.88 case

Dry Riesling 2010 (new release)    100% Estate-grown fruit. Opens with an assertive minerality, followed by a soft, floral body and suggestions of apple blossoms & lime zest. $14.99 btl./$164.88 case

Semi-Dry Riesling 2010 (new release)    Concentrated fruit character – apricot, melon, orange – creates an intriguing sweet / tart balance. A lively zing fizzles the tongue. Our most popular wine. $13.99 btl./$152.88 case

Eis 2008    Our late harvest Riesling – A rich peach pie & spicy raisin compote followed by a supple, satiny entry to a fruity, tangy medium-to-full body with excellent depth and balanced acidity. Finishes with a long, apricot marmalade & apple custard fade. A sumptuous, delicious late harvest wine to pair with rich, triple cream cheeses or pate. Beverage Tasting Institute Championships.  $29.99 btl./$344.88 case

Gewürztraminer 2010   new release   Warm, aromatic spice character followed by fruity lychee and tangerine zest. Mouth-filling, gingery body with a hint of sharpness for balance. Doesn't that make you want a bottle or two for your Thanksgiving dinner?  $21.99 btl./$248.88 case

Late Harvest Vignoles 2007     Honeysuckle on the nose, followed by mango and tropical fruits in the body. A zingy, candied lime mid-palate is balanced by creaminess towards the finish.  $19.99 btl./$224.88 case

Gilded Lily  new release     A sweetly perfumed nose cut with pungent notes is followed by a soft, honeyed body and suggestions of fruit-flavored candies.  $ 9.99btl/$104.88cs

Saumon NV   Our NY version of a CA white Zinfandel. Semi-sweet. Nice luncheon wine – your mother will love this wine!  $9.99 btl./$104.88 case

Golden Iris  (375 ml. bottle)    Our secret award winning blend of sweet white grapes — floral, peach blossoms, papaya & mango. A roller coaster of tropical fruit flavors, with a smooth minerally finish  $10.99 btl./$116.88 case

Apple Mystique NV  new release   Just like Dutch Apple Pie made with mellow Golden Delicious and sweet Macintosh apples and topped with whipped cream without the fat and calories!    $9.99 btl./$104.88 case
Awards for Current Vintages
September 2011
2007 Merlot
NY Wine & Food Classic Silver
NY State Fair Silver
2007 Meritage
New York Wine & Food Classic Gold
Beverage Tasting Institute (88 rating) Silver
2009 Dry Riesling
Wine Spectator Magazine 86 Rating
Beverage Tasting Institute 86 Rating/"Best Buy"/Silver
NY Wine & Food Classic Silver
Riverside International Silver
Tasters' Guild Silver
NY State Fair Silver
International Eastern Wine Competition Silver
2009 Semi-Dry Riesling
NY State Fair Silver
Wine Spectator 87 Rating
Beverage Tasting Institute 85 Rating/Silver
International Eastern Wine Competition Silver
Silver Lining Chardonnay
NY Wine & Food Classic Gold
NV Saumon
New York State NY State Fair Silver
Finger Lakes International Silver
EIS 2008
2011 Grand Harvest Awards Gold
Beverage Tasting Institute 94 rating/Gold
NY Wine & Food Classic Gold
Tasters Guild Gold
Riverside International Gold
Finger Lakes International Silver
2007 Late Harvest Vignoles
Appellation America Double Gold - Best of Appellation
Beverage Tasting Institute 90 Rating/Gold
Jefferson Cup Silver
Wine Enthusiast 87 Rating
Wine Spectator 87 Rating

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