Spring 2019 Wine Allocation
Dodon Wine Club members are invited to pickup their allocation on Saturday, May 4, and Sunday, May 5. Members are invited to visit between 12 and 5 pm to pick up their wine, taste the newly released vintages, and meet fellow members of the Dodon Wine Club.
As usual, the suggested spring allocation focuses on the "Dodon Series" wines, as detailed below. Feel free to modify our suggested allocation. to include 6 bottles of your choice.
Two bottles of Sauvignon Blanc 2018: Dodon's Sauvignon Blanc 2018 offers notes of lavender, lemon balm, and pomelo, with hints of white tea. Aged sur lie for 5 months. 328 cases bottled March 2019. Pair with grilled prawns or steamed oysters dressed with lemon and olive oil. $27
Two bottles of Chardonnay 2017: Dodon's Chardonnay 2017 offers yellow apples, apricot, and grilled pineapple on the nose. Subtle minerality and balanced fruit are accompanied by a silky palate. 332 cases bottled July 2018. Pair with lobster souffle or pork chops with a Dijon and red currant sauce. $28
Two bottles of South Slope 2016: Dodon's South Slope 2016 offers a lively rich color, aromas of tobacco, flint, and purple flowers. Black cherry and crushed peppercorn on the palate will pair with venison tenderloin and sour cherry reduction. 54% Merlot, 17% Cabernet Franc, 15% Petit Verdot, 14% Cabernet Sauvignon. 547 cases bottled July 2018. $31.
The following wines are available for addition or substitution while inventories last: Sauvignon Blanc 2017 ($27), Drum Point 2016 ($39), Drum Point 2017 ($39), Dungannon 2014 ($53), Dungannon 2015 ($59), Oronoco 2014 ($61), and Oronoco 2015 ($59). Offerings reflect standard retail prices and do not yet include 10% Club discount and 9% Maryland alcohol sales tax.