We tasted last week (1/25/17) some More New Red Wines: 1. PelletiereEstate Tievoli WillowCreekDist/PasoRobles (72% Sangiovese/28% Syrah; 14.5%) 2014: Very dark color; bit milk of magnesia/dusty/earthy black cherry/Sangio/spicy quite Chianti-like
We tried tonight (2/15/17) some More New White Wines: 1. Weingut Holzapfel GrunerVeltliner Zehenthof (Federspiel; 12%) Wachau 2014: Med.light yellow color w/ small bubbles; very fragrant/floral/GV/spicy slight white pepper/spicy attractive nose;
Roberto Voerzio Barolo La Serra 1989 13.5% Imported by Bianco Rosso Imports, WA We've already drank our 7 1990 barolos (Cerequio, La Serra and Brunate) from this winery in years past and so now it is on to the 2 remaining 1989's. This seems like th
Blind tasting lunch notes 2014 Sylvain Mosnier Chablis Vieilles Vignes – obviously lightly oaked chard, but had to wait until it warmed up to get much else. Then the lemon and stoniness came out, and excellent acidity. 2005 Doudet Naudin Nuits St.
2014 Small Vines Chardonnay Sonoma Coast Just a lovely bottle of wine. Pear and fresh cut flowers on the nose. Crisp and clean on the palate. Pear, melon and a hint of citrus, lovely mineral notes and crisp, bracing acidity. Finishes long, lovel