Amici Wine Club
in 1987, the brothers Perata began a winery. It was based on two
grow great grapes; and barrel big wines. They started very small, using
only the fruit from their own vines planted in 1980. Their friends
the wine. Their friends' friends liked the wine.
The brothers added a few new barrels every year. The winery grew, their
circle of friends grew. It was great.
a small cloud. Sometimes, even with 2,000 cases made each year, there
some wines produced that were gone like a rainbow before our friends
a chance to see them. Ah, to make widgets, to crank out more and more!
But no, not their way. Make what the vineyard gives you. Cherish your
enjoy your wines. See what the next vintage holds.
have been fortunate that our style of winemaking has been supported by
our friends: low tonnage vines, extensive use of oak, long barrel and
aging, superior cork. All adds up to intense wines although an
way to produce them. Our good luck has been that our friends permit us
to do this without an advertising budget.
therefore, we are delighted to offer to our good friends, our Buon'
Amici, a wine club. One that will:
Ship new releases first to our Buon' Amici. Automatic shipments will continue
Give a 25% discount from retail.
Ship red wines only. Receive our selection of 6 bottles twice a year
(spring and fall). We ask that you receive at least 2
club shipments retail value will be approximate
$235 per shipment; you will be charged approximately
$156 plus tax and
Provide tasting notes with food pairing suggestions
Notify you of our annual winemakers' dinner
Invite you to a Buon' Amici only
currently produce fourteen different wines, ten varietals, three blends
and a special Riserva Cabernet Sauvignon. The wines are pre-released to
the wine club since our production is very limited and the wines may
sell out before release to the general public. The number of wines
released each year varies. During drought conditions, we make fewer
wines, usually eliminating a blend. While other years the vintage may
give us a exceptional crop or an experiment in the vineyard yields
spectacular results in the winery or our daughters try something new.
These special circumstances give us a few special bottles, which we
make available only to the wine club.
invite you to join us. Receive our selection of 6 bottles, twice a
year, charged to your credit card. The retail value will be
approximately $255. However, as a Buon' Amici member, you will be
charged a flat $156, plus tax and shipping charges where applicable.
Any additional purchases will be 25% less than the full retail value.
By enrolling in the club you promise that you will receive at
least two shipments before requesting a
You must be
over 21 years of age to order. An adult signature is
to receive wine. Please use a business address if possible.Through the
use of this form authorization is made to bill
credit card listed below (if used) at the time of shipment. Rates and
are subject to change without notice. Quantities limited. Enrollment in
the wine club requires you to receive a minimum
of two shipments
to cancellation. Automatic
shipments will continue until cancelled. A handwritten or
typed (email) cancellation request is
required at least 30 days prior to shipment release date. Please allow
4-6 weeks for delivery.
If you have any
questions or are experiencing any problems with this form
please write us
and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.
are subject to change
without notice; wines subject to availability.