Perlage Sgàjo Extra Dry Vegan Prosecco DOC Treviso

Pale straw with slight green tint color; apple, apricot, pear on the nose; apple, apricot, banana, honeydew melon, pear, on the palate. Continue reading “Perlage Sgàjo Extra Dry Vegan Prosecco DOC Treviso”

Croft 430th Anniversary Celebration Edition Reserve Ruby Porto

Very deep ruby, almost black color; black cherry, blackberry, plum, cassis, floral notes on the nose; intense berries, black cherry, strawberry jam on the palate. Continue reading “Croft 430th Anniversary Celebration Edition Reserve Ruby Porto”

The Farm Winery touchy-feely 2014 Paso Robles Adelaida District

Deep ruby color; raspberry, plum, dried herbs, sage on the nose; strawberry, plum, leather, blueberry, spice on the palate. Continue reading “The Farm Winery touchy-feely 2014 Paso Robles Adelaida District”

Blandy’s 10 Year Malmsey; Blandy’s 5 Year Malmsey

I  introduce a different presentation here by combing reviews and comments on two similar wines by the same maker. Continue reading “Blandy’s 10 Year Malmsey; Blandy’s 5 Year Malmsey”

Etude Chardonnay Grace Benoist Ranch Vineyard, Carneros 2016

Deep gold color; white peach, pear, apple, lemon, bread on the nose; pear, lemon, green apple, fig, minerals, white spice on the palate. Continue reading “Etude Chardonnay Grace Benoist Ranch Vineyard, Carneros 2016”

Charles Smith Boom Boom! Syrah Washington State 2016

Medium purple color; red berries, blackberry, some orange peel and herbs on the nose; cherry, plum, blackberry, blueberry, pepper and licorice on the palate. Continue reading “Charles Smith Boom Boom! Syrah Washington State 2016”

A Blooming Hill Vineyard Pinot Noir Trouble Willamette Valley 2014

Pale ruby color; cherry, cranberry, plum, raspberry, earth, oak on the nose; sour plum, cherry, licorice, red fruit, pepper, vanilla on the palate. Continue reading “A Blooming Hill Vineyard Pinot Noir Trouble Willamette Valley 2014”