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One of the most serious English Sparkling producers. This historic estate has been in the Goring family since 1743. The tiny 16-acre vineyard is close-planted on a steep south-facing chalk escarpment described as 'similar to the Côte des Blancs' in Champagne. The fruit is picked very selectively with quality being the absolute focus. The grapes are pressed gently using a traditional Coquard press. After three years on the lees this wine, composed of 45% Pinot Noir, 33% Chardonnay & 22% Pinot Meunier, is hand disgorged and balanced with a minimal dosage of just 4g/L. It has a fine counterbalance between toasty richness and power from the wines élevage in Burgundian French Oak barrels, with racy acidity, tension and a focused chalky minerality.

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We host regular weekly and Saturday wine tastings in each K&L location.

For the complete calendar, including lineups and additional details related to our events, visit our K&L Local Events on KLWines.com or follow us on Facebook.  

 

Free Spirits Tastings at K&L! Now that we have our license for spirits tastings in Redwood City and San Francisco, we’re excited to host regular free spirits tastings in those locations.  Check the Spirits Journal for an updated tasting schedule.

All tastings will feature different products from the Spirits Department and take place on Wednesdays in Redwood City and San Francisco. Visit our events page on Facebook or the K&L Spirits Journal for more information.

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Friday
Feb042011

K&L Picks the Steelers to Win the Super Bowl

While it pains me to say it, K&L unofficially officially picks the Pittsburgh Steelers to win the Super Bowl on Sunday. Why? Because more of you voted for the Rittenhouse "Pennsylvania-style" Rye than the utterly delicious Death's Door Gin from Wisconsin, but not by much. It was three votes to two. (Perhaps the outcome, as someone rooting for the Packers, would have been more to my liking had more people weighed in, but even my husband shut me down so who knows.) 

So there you have it. The game will be close, but the Packers will take it. And it least I'll have a Sazerac with one of the best ryes on the market to drown my sorrows in. 

Leah Greenstein

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