Gioacchino Garofoli Podium Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Classico Superiore 2016

Medium straw color; sweet peach on the nose; peach, pear, lemon, citrus, honey, some saline and minerality on the palate. Continue reading “Gioacchino Garofoli Podium Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Classico Superiore 2016”

Mullan Road Cellars Columbia Valley Red Wine 2016

Deep ruby color; plum, redcurrant, raspberry, strawberry, vanilla, spice on the nose; cherry, red currant, chocolate, minerality on the palate. Continue reading “Mullan Road Cellars Columbia Valley Red Wine 2016”

Adobe Road RedLine Red Wine Blend 2016

Deep ruby-purple color; blackberry, mocha, black cherry, raspberry on the nose; massive ripe dark and red fruits, black cherry, plum, licorice, caramel, mocha, vanilla, oak on the palate. Continue reading “Adobe Road RedLine Red Wine Blend 2016”

Tasca d’Almerita Tenuta Regaleali Nero d’Avola, Sicilia 2016

Deep ruby color; cherry, raspberry, mulberry on the nose; black cherry, plum, raspberry, blackberry, mulberry, tobacco on the palate. Continue reading “Tasca d’Almerita Tenuta Regaleali Nero d’Avola, Sicilia 2016”

La Crema Russian River Valley Pinot Noir 2016

Pale ruby color; cherry, raspberry, graphite, leather on the nose; bing cherry, black plum, raspberry, baking spice, cocoa, vanilla on the palate. Continue reading “La Crema Russian River Valley Pinot Noir 2016”

Hill Country AVA dining 1

You come to Fredericksburg, heart of the Texas Hill Country AVA—second-most visited AVA (American Viticultural Area) in the US—for the wineries and tasting rooms. Sure. Continue reading “Hill Country AVA dining 1”