Banshee Wines

Banshee Wines and Rickshaw Wines were founded by three friends from the Midwest and East Coast who shared a passion for wine and a lifelong dream of owning their own winery. Their fascination with wine started early in life. While their peers were drinking Milwaukee's Best, they had an af?nity towards collecting European wines and hosting dorm room wine tastings. Post-college, each pursued a career in the wine industry, ranging from importing wines, to winemaking, to distribution and sales. When their paths ultimately converged in San Francisco, they shared many meals, bottles of wine, concerts, and laughs with one another. In 2009 they pooled their money together to make the ?rst vintage of Banshee Wines Pinot Noir, which sold out in three short months. By the end of the year, Banshee Wines was their full-time pursuit.

The Banshee guys are passionate about creating benchmark wines from California's iconic vineyards as well as crafting soulful blends that don't break the bank. When they're not making wine you can ?nd them preparing grand multi-course meals, sabering Champagne bottles, seeking out the nearest swimming hole, or dancing on tabletops. Classic guy activities.

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Banshee 'Paso Robles' Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
Tasting Notes "Deep purple-ruby in color with aromas of black plum, black cherry, and earthy, green herbal notes. A juicy entry on the mouth delivers plush and fine tannins with great opulence and velvety texture. Densely layered flavors of boysenberry, cassis, and plum meet rustic, savory herbs,
Item Number: 30056
Case: $203.40

Banshee Pinot Noir 2016
The Wine "This vintage marks the end of the drought year vintages in Northern California, which ended emphatically in the winter of 2016-2017. Once again, we saw extremely early bud break, flowering, and harvest for Pinot Noir that was mostly complete before September. These drought years have
Item Number: 27671
Case: $227.40

Banshee 'Sonoma Coast' Chardonnay 2016
88  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 88 "Banshee's 2016 Chardonnay (Sonoma Coast) is fresh, floral and nicely perfumed, all of which will make it easy to drink and enjoy upon release. This is an especially gracious, lifted style, and a solid value to boot. -- Antonio Galloni"  The 2016 vintage officially was the last of
Item Number: 26438
Case: $197.40
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Banshee 'Sonoma Coast' Chardonnay 2015
89  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 89 "The 2015 Chardonnay (Sonoma Coast) is rich, creamy and voluptuous, all the result of a vintage with tiny yields and warm temperatures. Readers should expect an ample, almost flamboyant wine built on yellow stone fruit and tropical notes. This is an especially rich wine for Banshee.

Banshee 'Sonoma Coast' Chardonnay 2014
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2014 Chardonnay seems much more fruit-forward, with plenty of tropical notes such as mango and pineapple in addition to the telltale honeysuckle and white peach. It’s well-made, medium to full-bodied, totally delightful, and already exhibiting complexity. Drink it over the