CARICA WINES

WELCOME TO CARICA WINES! Critically-acclaimed, single-vineyard wines. Hand-crafted in California. Since its founding in 2005, Carica Wines has been making wine of extraordinary character from small lots of premium grapes.

Current Releases

Sauvignon Blanc 2016 | Moveni Vineyard, Bennett Valley, Sonoma County

Crisp and dry, with a light orange peel aroma and intense, concentrated flavor.                    $27/bottle                                                                                                         

Rosé with Bubbles 2016 | Bennett Valley, Sonoma County

Bright, dry, and flavorful, this delicately carbonated Rosé is a blend of Grenache, Syrah, and Mourvèdre. Festive flavors of cherries, caramel, and strawberries fill the glass.  Limited quantities.      $29/bottle

Grenache 2012 | Clements Hills

Flavors of red currants, cherries, and hibiscus, with baking spice notes and bay leaf. The wine is characteristically medium-bodied and bright, just a bit earthy.                                              $35/bottle

Mourvèdre 2015 | New Release | Clements Hills

Rich and velvety, this red wine offers a cherry/plum and lightly floral aroma, then lush flavors of cherry, plums, currants, and a hit of cocoa.  It finishes with ripe well-integrated tannins.    $36/bottle

Rhône-style Red Blend "Siren" 2012 | Mendocino County

Syrah and Grenache harvested from Mendocino’s famous Eaglepoint Ranch, plus Mourvèdre, combine for an exhilarating version of this classic blend.                                                                   $36/bottle

Syrah 2012 | Jemrose Vineyard, Bennett Valley, Sonoma County

Balanced and complex, with vivid flavors of cherry and black currant.  Notes of smoke and mocha.       90 points, Wine Spectator                                                                                                       $39/bottle

Syrah 2010 | Kick Ranch, Sonoma County

Elegant, with rich but balanced fruit.  Aromas of blackberry and cassis, flavor of black cherry with an underlying earthiness.                                                                                                              $45/bottle

Petite Sirah 2012 | Eaglepoint Ranch, Mendocino County

Deep and dark, well-balanced, with intense fruit flavors.                                                       $39/bottle

Petite Sirah 2010 | Kick Ranch, Sonoma County

Inky dark, with earthy, full bodied fruit, smooth tannins.                                                       $43/bottle

 

 

Carica wines are available directly from the winery through the online shopping cart or by contacting the winery, at the Tasting Room at Riggers Loft, and at select California retailers.