Ascension Cellars

Ascension Cellars

Mayhem Paso Robles Syrah 2015

14.1% abv. Violet! Deep purple. Acid, tannin, berries! Mineral stone. — 4 months ago

Marqués de la Concordia

Gran Reserva Lagunilla Rioja Tempranillo Blend 2009

Cranraspberry with holiday baking spiced on the nose. Soft crushed youthful red fruit on the palate dance in ascension to higher acidity with a lengthy finish. Tapas afternoon wine. Purchased in Madrid at duty free. Pairs excellently with a variety of green olives. — 3 years ago


Torrontes 2015

Ascension makes great Malbecs yet this is an outstanding #torrontes white. Gentle floral nose and white stone fruit on the palate. It's a bit sweeter but really well balanced. — 4 years ago

Ascension Cellars

Soul Shaker Cass Vineyard Proprietary Red Blend 2013

Excellent full flavored blended red. Nice bold start with a sweet slight cinnamon finish.
Just a great overall full body blend.
— 4 years ago

Ascension Cellars

Enchantress Marsanne Blend 2016

Really like it. Nice blend. Rhône style. At HB wine festival. — a year ago

Taylor Fladgate

20 Years Old Tawny Port Blend

Yum! Had at ascension coffee. — 3 years ago

Paul Jaboulet Aîné

La Chapelle Hermitage Syrah 2006

This cork challenged my ah so skills but I prevailed. Slow clap 👏🏽 for me. Decanted for 6 hours and it was in a really nice place. Dark dark fruits, smokey game meats, cloves, herbs and white pepper. Still quite young and on the ascension. — 4 years ago

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Tom’s Town Distillery

McElroy's Corruption Gin

Hint of bay leaf really makes this gin. Rising star - watch for their ascension — 2 years ago

Realm Cellars

Beckstoffer To-Kalon Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

These recent vintage Realm wines from Benoit just are just incredibly full throttle, profound and lush. There's an extra layer of complexity here that is so impressive. I've been on the allocation list since the beginning and I've enjoyed watching the ascension. This is undoubtedly a Napa first growth estate now. There are few if any North Coast wineries who are as dependably brilliant as Realm is at this point in time. De-Lish. — 3 years ago

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I feel like the bottle is looking at me.
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Monterey County Chardonnay 2015

Like the 1920s Yekaterinburg ballet portraying an airy, gravity-free choreography, while unsupressably bound by the tethers of the Bolshevik revolution. Yearning to soar, yet their ascension be grounded by relentless snowstorms, breezing across the tarmac upon which your vessel must remain.
Tastes like buttered toast with honeyed apricot jam displayed on a woolen table cloth.
— 4 years ago

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