August 30, 2015 is International Cabernet Sauvignon Day!

August 30, 2015

International Cabernet Sauvignon Day is the perfect time to open a bottle and celebrate all things Cabernet. The August 30 celebration actually takes in all Cabernet based wine, so this could include Cabernet Franc as well. Our Low Tide is 58% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Cabernet Franc along with two other delicious varietals. What a perfect day to pop open a bottle of Low Tide! Actually, we think everyday is a great day to enjoy any of our Sea Shell blends! Cheers...Read more...

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May 16, 2015

Spring is a time for celebrating new growth and reconnecting with friends over a glass of wine paired with your favorite grilled meals eaten on patios or picnics. Did you know Grenache is considered a Spring wine and is often described as smelling of Garrigue? This refers to the soft leaved plant ecosystem found throughout much of the Mediterranean basin. This scent is characterized as a combination of thyme, lavender, and sage. Now if that doesn’t make you think of Spring, I don’t know what does! We’ve been posting photos of the Seashell property in bloom on our social channels, and it’s been fun to watch our vines come to life again.We are very excited to announce that Sea Shell...

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August 03, 2014

Three Years of Recognition for Sea Shell! The 34th annual 2014 San Francisco International Wine Competition was held on June 20th- June 22nd in downtown San Francisco. "SFIWC, is the largest, most influential wine competition in America and is judged by a prestigious panel of nationally recognized wine experts. Judging is based on a blind, consensual procedure, ensuring competitive integrity as it remains the nation's most respected wine competition."   We are honored to announce, for the third year in a row all 3 of our Sea Shell blends won awards. The Low Tide and the Balboa Reserve each won Silver Medals and the Collection won a Bronze Medal! For more information about this event you go to   Grenache...

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February 05, 2014

We started this New Year with some fantastic news! We were honored to learn that all 3 of our Sea Shell 2011 blends won awards at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition.  Our 'Collection' won a Gold Medal and our 'Low Tide 'along with the 'Balboa Reserve' won Silver Medals.  The competition had a record number of entries in 2014. Seashell Cellars was "tasted" with 5,825 other entries from 1,500 wineries from over 25 states in America- the largest competition of wineries in the country. "The SFWC represents all that is good in the world of wine today," said Jessica Altieri, CEO WineChannel TV in Chicago. "It is a "Super Bowl-like opportunity for wine brands and wine makers, small and...

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