Inky dark ruby color with dark mahogany on the rim; black cherry, plum, smoke on the nose; black cherry, blackberry, dark fruits, herbs, light spice on the palate. Continue reading “Zeni Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico DOCG 2009”
Dark wine-red color with mahogany on the rim; black cherry, plum, raspberry, chocolate on the nose; ripe black fruits, black currant tang on the palate.
Continue reading “Concha y Toro Gran Reserva Serie Riberas Cabernet Sauvignon 2014”
Duchman Family Winery Vermentino 2015: Light gold color; grapefruit, apple on the nose; grapefruit, lime, pinch of pear on the palate.
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Tragically, up to 25 percent of sparkling wine consumed each year in America is consumed in arc between Christmastime and New Year’s Day.
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Orange-pale salmon pink color; cherry, strawberry, bell pepper on the nose; ripe red fruit, strawberry on the palate.
Continue reading “Château de Lardiley Rosé Bordeaux 2015”
While turkey is common at Christmas, gobblers do not have the roost they enjoy at Thanksgiving.
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Bright gold color; yellow apple, pear, lemon on the nose; green apple, pear, citrus-pineapple, some oak on the palate.
Continue reading “Qupé “Y” Block Chardonnay Santa Barbara County 2014”
Light straw yellow with hints of green color; white peach, pear, apple on floral nose; abundant peach, pear, apple, honey flavors on the palate.
Continue reading “Bisol Prosecco di Valdobbiadene Cartizze DOCG NV”
Light yellow-straw color; peach, lemongrass on the nose; peach, pear, melon, tropical fruit, gooseberry, passion fruit on the palate.
Continue reading “WhiteHaven Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2015”
Dark, deep mahogany-wine color; blackberry, black cherry, some black currant on the nose; blackberry, tart cherry, black currant, spice on the palate.
Continue reading “Tom Gore Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2013”