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Leal Vineyards

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Léal Vineyards is the creation of a self-taught wine fanatic. Owner Frank Léal is living his dream. His goal? To have fun, to reestablish San Benito County’s historic reputation as a winegrowing region, and to consistently provide limited, exceptional vintages to his discerning fans.
Hollister, CA
Phone: (831) 636-1023
Website: http://www.lealvineyards.com
Appellation: San Benito
Tasting Room: Open daily from 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
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2003 Vintage Port

Léal’s first port is a 2003 Vintage California Port made from the Tinta Roriz grape. It is a ruby style port that exhibits Old World. Dried cherries and cranberries come togethe ... morer on the palate followed by a nutty finish. Pairs well with nuts, figs and cheeses as well as lighter-bodied cigars. Aromatics of maple and toffee.

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2005 Estate Carnavál Meritage

Soft entry way leads to a juicy and toasty wine with good depth and length. Approachable and complex. A great match for everyday American fare, including chili, burgers, and pizza.

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2005 Estate Chardonnay

Crisp, vibrant mandarin and tangerine flavors. Creamy mouthfeel, warm vanilla and oak. Enjoy this wine with lighter poultry entrees, seafood, shellfish, cream-sauced pastas.

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2005 Estate Merlot

Not a wimpy Merlot - big fruit, rich mouthfeel, young tannins. Will improve in the glass with every sip. Perfect with beef, lamb, and brown and Au jus-sauced preparations. Also gre ... moreat with the cheese course.

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2005 Sauvignon Blanc

Refreshing and zesty with citrus and white peaches, bright acidity and a clean, crisp finish. Great with a wide range of foods such as oysters, sushi, Dungeness crab, prawns, sprin ... moreg rolls, and Thai food.

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2004 Estate Syrah

Flavors of intense cocoa and chocolate abound in this big, dense, deep purple and nearly black wine. Great with grilled pork, beef, game, or veal.


Updated on September 13, 2007

CrazyAboutWine recommends contacting Leal Vineyards at http://www.lealvineyards.com or calling (831) 636-1023 to verify the winery's location.

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