Menu
Cart 0

Wine Talk — Gifts

WOW WINES OF THE WEEK | 7/8-7/14!

Posted by Rose Friedlander on

WINES OF THE WEEK Tour de France Wines!  Maurice Schoech Alsace Pinot Auxerrois Vieilles Vignes 2017Pinot Auxerrois There is an intriguing floral streak on the otherwise subdued nose. The palate is dry and has a pithy, zesty and slightly bitter edge that gives structure and weight to this concentrated wine. $19.99 Domaine des Nugues Beaujolais-Villages  2014This is a ripe and generous wine from a well-regarded producer. It is rich with red berries and structured with a series of fine tannins and acidity. It offers weight, plenty of fruit and is ready to drink.$14.99 Joseph Drouhin Laforêt Pinot Noir 2016A wine full...

Read more →

WOW WINES OF THE WEEK | 5/17-5/23!

Posted by Rose Friedlander on

WINES OF THE WEEK GARAGE SALE GEMS! Duke & Ella Amplify White 2017 The "Duke and Ella" white blend for 2017 is a co-fermentation of under-ripe Riesling and very ripe Viognier named for another famous pair-Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald. Like its namesake, this wine is good-natured but intense and remarkably unique. Honeyed, with youthful floral notes, lemon, and subtle smoke on the nose, the palate is medium bodied with a gentle, transparent minerality supported by an elongated, creamy midpalate. The finish is textured with bursts of intensity as if Coltrane had stumbled into Duke and Ella's session. Unfined, unfiltered,...

Read more →

WOW WINES OF THE WEEK | 4/8-4/14!

Posted by Rose Friedlander on

WINES OF THE WEEK WEST COAST WONDERS Sharecropper's Cabernet Sauvignon 2017Everyone's favorite go-to weeknight Cab shines this spring. Bright aromas of blackberry, candied fruit, vanilla and brown sugar leads to a savory palate of pomegranate, green pepper and oil cured olives. This Cabernet finishes with bright acidity and lingering tannins. We recommend opening this wine now and enjoying it at a young age.$15.99Corvidae Lenore Syrah 2017A beautiful purple hue is aromatic with rich, sweet berry notes of blueberry, boysenberry, red currant and plum. The mouthwatering acidity is nicely balanced with firm tannins and layers of bright bramble fruit. As this...

Read more →

WOW WINES OF THE WEEK | 3/4-3/10!

Posted by Rose Friedlander on

WINES OF THE WEEK   Pike Road Chardonnay 2016 91 Points James Suckling "This has a very fresh array of pear and apple-pastry aromas, leading to a smoothly delivered palate with attractive build and depth. Holds fresh and neat. Drink now. The Screw cap is a plus!" -James Suckling $13.99 The Velvet Devil Merlot   2016 When Hollywood's surprise hit Sideways suddenly spawned anti-Merlot sentiments everywhere, Charles set out to rebuff the movie's unflattering depiction of this great varietal.  Pure velvet, deep and delicious black fruit, cedar, tobacco and cassis. It conveys concentrated richness and yet purity and focus. It's so...

Read more →

WOW WINES OF THE WEEK | 2/25-3/3!

Posted by Rose Friedlander on

WINES OF THE WEEK FONDUE FEBRUARY WINES Ca'del Sarto Barbera d'Alba 2016 Notes of strawberry and sour cherry. Light-bodied wine with light tannins and high acidity. That makes this Barbera taste Juicy. A lingering herbaceous/spicy notes rounds out the finish.  $11.99Weingut Spreitzer Riesling Trocken 2016Cool nose with bright flowers and apricot yogurt. Clear and elegantly juicy, lively and fresh, solid body with strength and backbone, has creamy, ripe apple fruit with some stone fruit and a hint of extract sweetness, has minerality on the palate, good finish with fruit and some minerality.$17.99Le Charmel Costieres de Nimes 201570% Syrah and 30% Grenache (unusual...

Read more →

Sale

Unavailable

Sold Out