Tasting- Riebeek Cellars Viognier

Name: Riebeek Cellars Viognier Variety: 100% Viognier Region: Swartland Country: South Africa Year: 2015 Price: $8 Critic Notes: This is a luscious viognier, featuring a deep yellow color, that explodes with juicy peach and honeysuckle flavors. Viognier can easily become flabby, but this one manages to keep its figure within bounds. I recommend this for immediate, lip-smacking enjoyment.-Washington Post My… Read More Tasting- Riebeek Cellars Viognier

Tasting- Dom Michel Thomas Sancerre Rose

Name: Dom Michel Thomas Sancerre Rose Variety: 100% Pinot Noir Region: Loire Country: France Year: 2013 Price: $32 Critic Notes: Bright orange-pink. Lively, mineral-tinged aromas of fresh red berries, orange peel and honeysuckle, with a hint of anise building in the glass. Dry and nervy in the mouth, offering vibrant strawberry and orange pith flavors and a suggestion… Read More Tasting- Dom Michel Thomas Sancerre Rose

Tasting- Crane Lake Gewürtztraminer

Name: Crane Lake Gewürtztraminer Variety: 100% Gewürtztraminer Region: California Country: USA Year: 2013 Price: $6 Shop Notes: Slightly high-toned notions of rose petal mingle with lemon on nose and palate of this lightly sweet, richly textured yet balanced Gewürztraminer. This is not as heady as you may expect and will be a treat with spicy Asian dishes. Lychee… Read More Tasting- Crane Lake Gewürtztraminer

Tasting- Codirosso Chianti

Name: Codirosso Chianti Variety: “5–100% Sangiovese, up to 10% Canaiolo and up to 20% of any other approved red grape variety such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot or Syrah” is what I found on the internet Region: Tuscany Country: Italy Year: 2014 Price: $13 Shop Notes: Ruby red color with purple reflections.  Intense vinous bouquet with hints of violets and dark cherry… Read More Tasting- Codirosso Chianti