Friday evening tasting…..it’s where weekends begin, friends gather, new favorites are discovered. Join us!
Valentins Grapefruit Ale (Germany), $1.80/can by the case (Reg. $2.00) This unfiltered wheat beer is similar in style to a Radler/Shandy. Its hazy orange color and small white head leads to refreshing notes of grapefruit, mild toffee and banana providing a slight sweetness, and some yeast. Perfect for a hot summer day!
Chateau Cantelaudette Graves de Vayres Blanc 2016 (France), $16.19/bottle by the case (Reg. $17.99) 90% Semillon and 10% Sauvignon Blanc. This traditional Bordeaux blend provides classic citrus notes with refreshing crispness along with a pleasant dose of minerality and a medium body that complements many dishes including most seafood, sushi, veal, chicken, pork etc.
Puro Malbec 2017(France), $14.39/bottle by the case (Reg. $15.99) 100% Malbec from 40+ yr. old vines grown on steep rocky hillsides covered in clay and gravel in the Cahors using environmentally conscious methods. Fermented in stainless and cement tanks, then bottled unfined and slightly filtered. Intense dark fruit on the palate with bright acidity and a light-medium body.
Chateau Cantelaudette Graves de Vayres Rouge 2015 (France), $16.19/bottle by the case (Reg. $17.99) 100% Merlot- Bright cherry in color. Intense aromas of roasted meat, developing notes of red fruit and spices on aeration. The fresh, lively palate is characterized by fresh strawberries & black pepper with notes of vanilla. Beautifully balanced! Enjoy with tortillas, red meat, game or a selection of cheeses.
Robertson’s Sweet Red (South Africa), $8.09/bottle by the case (Reg. $8.99) *Allergy Alert – Contains Egg, Milk. Blended varietals harvested early showcase fruity and fresh, floral flavors, leading to wine packed with natural sweet delicious berry flavors that are low in alcohol and very enjoyable. Serve well chilled.