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Wine of the Month – June 2017

Triton 2014 - Toro, Spain Vivid purple. Fresh, focused scents of ripe dark berries, candied flowers and peppery spices. Silky and appealingly sweet, offering sappy blueberry and cherry-vanilla flavors that tighten up slowly on the back half. Shows depth as well as vivacity and finishes with strong floral persistence, the harmonious tannins fading into the [...]

By | 2017-06-02T19:09:17+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Wine of the Month|0 Comments

Wine of the Month – May 2017

Wine of the Month - May 2017 Concha Y Toro Casillero del Diablo Reserva Privada Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, Chile Reserva Privada is a Cabernet Sauvignon made with carefully chosen grapes that are harvested in selected vineyards located in the renowned Maipo Valley. This exclusive creation achieves a perfect balance of fruit, full body and delicacy. [...]

By | 2017-05-04T18:38:23+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Wine of the Month|0 Comments

Wine of the Month – April 2017

Carla Chiaro Reserve Malbec 2010 - Mendoza, Argentina About Bodegas Carelli Latitud 34° is a family produced easy drinking wine range from Mendoza. The family have been making wines for 3 generations in Mendoza. The grapes are hand harvested from their vineyards on the 34th latitude, at altitude in the mountain vineyards of Mendoza. They [...]

By | 2017-04-05T16:17:12+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Wine of the Month|0 Comments

Wine of the Month – March 2017

Château Saint-Roch Chimères 2014 The 2014 Côtes du Roussillon Villages Chimeres is mostly Grenache, yet includes 30% Syrah and 10% Mourvèdre. Aged in a combination of concrete tank and demi-muid, it makes the most of this difficult vintage and have terrific purity in its raspberry, violet, licorice and olive-laced aromas and flavors. Ripe, nicely textured [...]

By | 2017-03-20T18:11:38+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Wine of the Month|0 Comments

Wine of the Month – February 2017

Salice Salentino Riserva 2010 - Puglia, Italy Region Salice Salentino is one of the 25 DOC wines produced in Puglia. The wine is a blend, using mainly Negroamaro with a small proportion of Malvasia Nera. Paolo Leo’s Salice Salentino vineyard includes four hectares of inter-planted Negroamaro and Malvasia Nera plants, all trained using the typical [...]

By | 2017-03-02T17:30:20+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Wine of the Month|0 Comments

Wine of the Month – January 2017

Rivallana Crianza Rioja 2013 Decanter: Deep red color. Powerful fruit aromas well-combined with hints of oak aging. On the palate it reveals concentrated, ripe fruit flavors and good structure. 95 Points. Winery Description: Rioja Crianza Rivallana 2013 Bodegas Ondarre is an intense oak-aged Rioja with flavours of cherries, plums and vanilla. 80% Tempranillo, 10% Garnacha and [...]

By | 2017-03-02T17:30:20+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Wine of the Month|0 Comments

Wine of the Month – December 2016

Kenwood Russian River Valley Pinot Noir 2014 Sonoma, California Winemaking This classically styled Pinot Noir used to craft was made from vineyards located in Sonoma County’s celebrated Russian River Valley appellation. The Russian River empties into the Pacific Ocean and serves as a channel for the cool ocean fog to move inland from the coast. [...]

By | 2017-03-02T17:30:20+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Wine of the Month|0 Comments

Wine of the Month – November 2016

Izadi Reserva 2011 - Rioja, Spain A 100% Tempranillo aged 14 months in American and French oak, the 2011 Reserva is an outstanding value showing beautiful black and red currant fruits, high-quality, unsmoked cigar tobacco, licorice and loamy soil undertones. Deep, medium to full-bodied, very pure, rich and concentrated, this is a gorgeous wine to [...]

By | 2017-03-02T17:30:21+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Wine of the Month|0 Comments

Wine of the Month – October 2016

Marques de Casa Concha Carmenere Deep dark red in color, with the classic profile of Carmenere from Peumo, with intense notes of ripe plums, black currants, and dark chocolate, along with firm tannic structure and pronounced acidity. Variety Carmenere. Denomination of Origin (D.O.) Peumo. Origin Peumo Vineyard, Cachapoal Valley. The Peumo Vineyard is located 170 [...]

By | 2017-03-02T17:30:21+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Wine of the Month|0 Comments