"Start the day with a smile and finish it with a glass of wine."
This Week: Saint K Wines, 2015 Grenache Blanc, Paso Robles
1. The Saint K Wines label is a part of the Burke Wine portfolio.
2. Burke was founded by Shannon Burke, who after doing business for over 14 years in the California wine industry, decided she wanted to create Burke in order to help boutique and family-owned wineries to grow and gain exposure.
3. Saint K Wines was created by Chris Kiranbay. In 2006, Chris took a trip to Napa and decided that he needed to move to California. After moving in 2010, he worked harvest seasons, in fine dining, and started a wine brokerage. In 2013, he started making his own wine.
4. Chris describes the name Saint K and how it came to fruition as a result of his inclination to earn a reputation.
(Thirsty? Book your next reservation at the girl & the fig)