WesMar Wine Alamogordo NM

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for WesMar Wine. You will find helpful, informative articles about WesMar Wine, including "WesMar Russian River Pinot Noir". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Alamogordo, NM that will answer all of your questions about WesMar Wine.

Heart of the Desert Pistachios
(505) 434-0035
7288 Highway 54 70
Alamogordo, NM
 
Alamo
(505) 585-2100
7400 Highway 54 70
Alamogordo, NM
 
Arena Blanca Winery / San Tomas Vineyards
(505) 437-0602
7320 Us Hwy 54-70
Alamogordo, NM

Data Provided By:
Pistachio Tree Ranch
7338 Us Highway 54-70
Alamogordo, NM

Data Provided By:
Draney Orchard
92 Haynes Canyon
Mountain Park, NM

Data Provided By:
Eagle Ranch Pistachio Groves
(505) 437-3792
7288 Highway 54 70
Alamogordo, NM
 
Class Six Store
(505) 479-2201
744 1st Street
Holloman Air Force Base, NM
 
Heart Of The Desert Vineyards
(505) 434-0035
7288 Hwy 54/70
Alamogordo, NM

Data Provided By:
Dos Viejos Winery
(575) 585-2647
69 Pecos Rd
Tularosa, NM

Data Provided By:
Tularosa Vineyards
(505) 585-2260
23 Coyote Canyon Road
Tularosa, NM

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

WesMar Russian River Pinot Noir

Provided By:

WesMar Vineyards WesMar Winery was started in 2000 by husband and wife Kirk Wesley Hubbard and Denise Mary Selyem, both of whom previously worked with Russian River’s famous Williams & Selyem Winery. Their winery is ultra-boutique, consisting of 1500 square feet and no employees. We met Kirk and Denise while dining one evening at the Underwood Bar & Bistro in Graton in Sonoma County, and they promised to send us some of their wines, almost all of which are Pinot Noir. The wines are mainly sold through their mailing list, and they often sell out fast, so go to their website www.wesmarwinery.com if you’re interested in purchasing.

Winemaking at WesMar is very much a hands on, artisanal operation. Fermentation is done in five ton open-top stainless steel milk shipping containers with punch downs done by hand. Between 20 and 40 percent of the fruit is fermented whole cluster, and pressing is done with a bladder press once used for apples. The wines are aged in French oak for 11 months; between 50 and 70 percent of the barrels are new. Winemaking is done by gravity flow, and the wine is not filtered.

While the WesMar Pinot Noirs reflect the terroir of the different vineyards from which they are sourced, there is a house style here of nuanced wines, velvet smooth on the palate with a feminine character, the kind of Pinot Noir we love to drink and that combines well with modern cuisine. This is the first time we’ve tasted these wines. It surely won’t be the last.

WesMar 2007 Pinot Noir Russian River Valley ($35) 89

There’s lovely purity of fruit in this wine from the nose to the finish. Medium light ruby in color, the wine is fruit forward with an attack of red cherries accompanied by a light earth note. The nicely balanced palate shows more pure red fruit and a touch of undergrowth, and it finishes very long.

WesMar 2007 Pinot Noir Balletto Vineyard Sonoma Coast ($40) 90

This medium light ruby colored is more focused than the ...

Click here to read the rest of this article from International Wine Review

Wine 'Doggy Bag' Regulations in New Mexico

House Bill 124 (Senate Bill 332) allows for the removal of a partially consumed bottle of wine from a restaurant if the bottle is recorked and sealed in a tamper-proof bag.