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Cupcake Vineyards

Cupcake Vineyards
Soledad
USA
http://www.cupcakevineyard.com/
Cupcake Vineyards wines were introduced nationally in 2008 from California’s Central Coast and represented a finely crafted, fruit-forward, indulgent and eminently approachable style of wine. The inaugural release included Chardonnay, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Since then, Adam has used his global wine making experience and relationships around the world to add seven international wines to the Cupcake lineup, including such renowned regions as Marlborough New Zealand; Mendoza Argentina; Italy’s Prosecco, Trentino and Asti regions; Barossa Valley, Australia; and Germany’s Mosel.

Cupcake Vineyards winery is located in Soledad, California, where warm days give way to cool nights as the fog rolls in off of the Pacific Ocean. It is this cooling influence that slows the growing process, increasing the time the grapes “hang” on the vine and thereby allowing the grapes to mature a little slower than in hotter regions. Slow growth and cool weather leads to a more balanced level of acids and sugars, thereby adding to the complexity and structure of the wines of the Central Coast. This region is poised to become one of the newest and most exciting viticultural opportunities in the coming years.

This slow pace continues in the cellar where the winemaking team takes the time to craft wines that are complex, rewarding and handmade. Gentle pressing, cool fermentation, malolactic fermentation and long barrel aging in small barriques allow them to elevate the wines so that they are rich, creamy and downright delicious. Winemaker, Adam Richardson has since added a few additional wines from other cool climate regions to augment Cupcake Vineyards portfolio and match up with additional cupcake profiles, such as Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough, New Zealand and Malbec from Mendoza, Argentina.

To this day, Cupcake Vineyards encourages everyone to “Live Deliciously.”


As International Wine Director for Underdog Wine & Spirits and Head of Winemaking for Cupcake Vineyards, native Australian Adam Richardson has been making wine around the world for more than a dozen years. Based in California, Adam travels throughout the year to some of the planet’s most prized wine growing regions, collaborating with winemakers in Argentina, Australia, Italy and New Zealand to craft the Underdog Wine & Spirits’ international portfolio of fine wines.

Winemaker: Adam Richardson

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Cupcake Vineyards Chardonnay 2009
Cupcake Vineyards Chardonnay 2009

California, United States

Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

Charming Grilled Chicken Wine

 

LCBO: 230821  Check Stock

BC: 143776  Check Stock

SAQ: 11372791  Check Stock

ANBL: 628  1249 in stock

87/100

$14.95

Cupcake Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc - 2013
Cupcake Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc - 2013

Marlborough, New Zealand, New Zealand

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2013‐2015

 

LCBO: 368795  Check Stock

BC: 846766  Check Stock

83/100
Cupcake Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
Cupcake Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Central Coast, California, United States

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

88/100

$14.95

Cupcake Vineyards Red Velvet - Cupcake
Cupcake Vineyards Red Velvet - Cupcake

California, United States

Alcohol: 13.5%  750 ml

 

BC: 158196  Check Stock

ANBL: 2259  872 in stock

$15.45

Cupcake Vineyards Cupcake Red Velvet 2012
Cupcake Vineyards Cupcake Red Velvet 2012

California, United States

Alcohol: 13.5%  750 ml

 

LCBO: 260851  Check Stock

BC: 158196  Check Stock

ANBL: 2259  872 in stock

$15.45

Cupcake Vineyards Cupcake Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
Cupcake Vineyards Cupcake Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

California, United States

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Medium Dry  750 ml

 

LCBO: 307975  Check Stock

BC: 744375  Check Stock

SAQ: 11372811  Check Stock

$15.45

Cupcake Vineyards Chardonnay 2012
Cupcake Vineyards Chardonnay 2012

California, United States

Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

Charming Grilled Chicken Wine

 

LCBO: 230821  Check Stock

BC: 143776  Check Stock

SAQ: 11372791  Check Stock

ANBL: 628  1249 in stock

$14.95

Cupcake Vineyards Cupcake Chardonnay 2012
Cupcake Vineyards Cupcake Chardonnay 2012

California/Californie, United States

Alcohol: 13.5%  750 ml

 

LCBO: 230821  Check Stock

BC: 143776  Check Stock

SAQ: 11372791  Check Stock

ANBL: 628  1249 in stock

$15.45

Cupcake Vineyards Cupcake Red Velvet
Cupcake Vineyards Cupcake Red Velvet

California, United States

Alcohol: 13.5%  750 ml

 

LCBO: 260851  Check Stock

BC: 158196  Check Stock

ANBL: 2259  872 in stock

$15.45

Cupcake Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon - Cupcake 2012
Cupcake Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon - Cupcake 2012

California, United States

Alcohol: 13%  750 ml

 

BC: 744375  Check Stock

SAQ: 11372811  Check Stock

$15.45

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