TASTING :: JUNE 22, 2016
Pere Ventura Cava
Spain – $14.25
The wine has clean and sophisticated aromas of red fruits with a slight note of rose petal. On the palate, fresh and elegant flavors of strawberry, raspberry and cherries with a long lasting finish.
La Cala Vermintino White
Italy – $14.75
This opens with an alluring fragrance of white flower, exotic fruit, and ripe peach. The creamy palate doles out ripe apricot, green apple, mineral and a slightly salty finish.
Argentina – $19.95
Deep gold color with light green tints. Aromas of pears and red apples combined with honey and vanilla from the oak. Rich, full with a long aftertaste.
Argentina – $14.75
Purplish red color. On the nose, it displays aromas reminiscent of plums and blackberries with a hint of vanilla granted by its oak aging. In the mouth, it is a fruity wine with very good structure and silky tannins.
Planeta Cersuolo Red
Italy – $25.35
Intense ruby red with pink hues. The bouquet is typical of wines produced in the Vittoria area. It is fruity, reminiscent of red berries, strawberries, cherries, figs, ginger and fruit drops.