Winery Exchange Inc. introduced two new collections of the Echelon Vineyards wine brand. The Collection Series features an Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley Chardonnay and Russian River Valley Pinot Noir. A bottle of the Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon retails for approximately $17.99; a bottle of the Napa Valley Chardonnay has a suggested retail price of $14.99; and a bottle of the Russian River Valley Pinot Noir retails for about $24.99. The company also offers the California Series, which features grapes from the cool, coastal valleys for their concentration and structure, and grapes from the warm, interior valleys for richness and suppleness, the company says. The California Series wines feature Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio white wines and Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon and Red Blend red wines. The white wines retail for about $12.99 a bottle, and the red wines retail for about $13.99 a bottle. In addition, California Series bottles will carry updated labels and medallions.
Winery Exchange Inc., Novato, Calif.
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