Enate Chardonnay-234, Somontano, Spain 2019

Medium gold color; peach, apple, pear, spice on the nose; sweet peach, pear, apricot, banana, butter on the palate. Continue reading “Enate Chardonnay-234, Somontano, Spain 2019”

Domaine Bousquet Gran-Malbec, Tupungato Valley, Mendoza, Argentina 2018

Deep purple color; blackberry, red plum, clove, cinnamon, oak spice on the nose; blackberry, plum, blackcurrant, raspberry, mocha, tobacco on the palate. Continue reading “Domaine Bousquet Gran-Malbec, Tupungato Valley, Mendoza, Argentina 2018”

Baron Philippe de Rothschild Mouton Cadet Blanc 2020

Pale gold color; citrus, peach, nectarine on the nose; lime, citrus, kumquat, yellow peach, apricot, honeydew melon on the palate. Continue reading “Baron Philippe de Rothschild Mouton Cadet Blanc 2020”

Geyser Peak Winery Sauvignon Blanc, California 2019

Medium straw color; peach, pear, honeydew melon, flowers on the nose; white peach, passionfruit, green apple, grapefruit, lemon, minerality on the palate. Continue reading “Geyser Peak Winery Sauvignon Blanc, California 2019”

Badia a Cultusboni Colmaia Sangiovese, Toscana 2019

Medium ruby color; cherry, red fruits on the nose; cherry, plum, blackberry, sun-dried tomato, touch of lemon zest on the palate. Continue reading “Badia a Cultusboni Colmaia Sangiovese, Toscana 2019”

Ornellaia “Le Volte dell’Ornellaia” Toscana IGT 2019

Deep ruby color; red berries, plum, rosemary, sage, rose petals on the nose; cherry, plum, redcurrant, pepper, spice on the palate. Continue reading “Ornellaia “Le Volte dell’Ornellaia” Toscana IGT 2019”

Frank Family Vineyards Carneros Pinot Noir 2019

Medium ruby color; cherry, pomegranate, forest floor, rose petals on the nose; black cherry, raspberry, plum, cranberry, strawberry, baking spice on the palate. Continue reading “Frank Family Vineyards Carneros Pinot Noir 2019”

Faust Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

Deep ruby color; cherry, cedar, anise, earth on the nose; black cherry, blackcurrant, plum, blackberry, black olives, leather, dark chocolate, oak, minerality on the palate. Continue reading “Faust Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2018”

Wine critic scores

Finding words to describe wine overflows with challenges and trouble. To steal from Martin Mull, writing about wine is like dancing about architecture. Continue reading “Wine critic scores”