Nick's Picks

Nick's Picks are wines chosen by Nick Coppola, wine manager at Valley Fine Wines & Spirits. Nick started drinking wine as a hobby before it was trendy back in 1986. At the time his favorites were the wines from South Africa. Nick ended up making this hobby his career. He has been in the wine business in both wholesale and retail for the past 25 years. Some of his favorite regions include Italy, California, and the Rhone Valley. Some of Nick's favorite red varietals include Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir. His favorite white varietals include Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. Nick's passion for both domestic and imported wines continues a quarter of a decade after entering the world of wine.



Nick's Notes



"Rich round full bodied Chardonnay showing variety correct good balance. Delicious Chardonnay.


 "Fairly layered, complex Chardonnay. Shows tropical fruit flavors."

Excellent display of C hardonnay bright fruit, with a long, long finish.

Voluer Tempranillo  Spanish Red 2011-750 ml

 Rich & Full bodied Temppranillo give me a great  steak with this one.


This  wine is a delicious well structured Cabernet, with a great affordable price. Definitely a keeper.