Domenico Winery

Owner(s) Dominic Chirichillo
Web site www.domenicowines.com
 
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Owner and winemaker Dominick Chirichillo (Dominic in Italian) has an ambitious lineup of multiple varietals he produces from his winery on the San Francisco Peninsula. Since beginning in 2005, the winery has won multiple awards in competitions. Grapes are sourced from the Santa Cruz Mountains and other California appellations. Annual production is 3,000 cases.

Reviewed Wines

2005 Domenico Deer Park Ranch Vineyard Santa Cruz Mountains Pinot Noir

$35. This wine has won multiple medals in competitions including a Gold Medal at the Grand Harvest Awards. · A big, plush style for fruit freaks, but under control and very satisfying Reviewed April 1, 2007 ARTICLE »

2004 Domenico Wines Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

14.6% alc., 2000 cases, $36. Owner and winemaker Dominick Chirichille (Dominic in Italian) has an ambitious lineup of multiple varietals he produces from his winery on the San Francisco Peninsula. Since beginning in 2005, the winery has won multiple awards in competitions. Grapes are sourced from the Santa Cruz Mountains and other California appellations. · Exotic woods and red fruits entice. Baking spices, including cinnamon, and red cherries and oak lead the parade. Mildly drying tannins characterize the finish. Reviewed December 16, 2007 ARTICLE »