Wells Banana Bread Beer (England), $2.70/bottle by the case (Reg. $3.00) Dark golden colored ale hugs the palate with great intensity. Malty aroma is complemented by the gentle nose of banana. Flavor unfolds with a sensual sparkle and a smart crispness, which perfectly balances the aroma. Tropically fruity and ripe banana flavor, emphasized by a hint of bitterness, comes from the addition of real fair trade bananas and finishes with an emphatic, steely dryness.
Haras De Pirque “Albaclara” Sauvignon Blanc 2016 (Chile), $10.79/bottle by the case (Reg. $11.99) Bright yellow with greenish hue, offers mineral aromas balanced with fresh citrus notes, delicate white peach and a touch of spice. The palate shows exceptional purity, with elegant herbal notes and a refreshing finish. Perfect match with oysters, white grilled fish, salads and fresh cheeses.
Denario Malbec 2015 (Argentina), $11.69/bottle by the case (Reg. $12.99) An embodiment of the purest expression of the Patagonian terroir and Argentine Malbec. Full bodied and well structured, with appealing notes of red berries, eucalyptus and black pepper. Pairs well with lean red meat, roasted chicken, lamb, or pork. It complements soft cheeses and anything made with mushrooms.
Haras De Pirque Carmenere Reserva 2014 (Chile), $10.79/bottle by the case (Reg. $11.99) Dark and intensely violet, this wine is expressive of wines coming from the Andes Maipo Region. Lots of fresh black fruit & blueberries with a hint of mineral on the nose. The palate is spicy with rosemary & a zesty note followed by a smooth, supple mouthfeel. Pairs well with risottos, pizza, barbecue, or fish like salmon or tuna.
Villa Jolanda Moscato D’Asti (Italy), $12.59/bottle by the case (Reg. $13.99) A kiss of sweetness with a hint of refreshing sparkle; orange blossom and fruit hints on the nose and palate create a flavorful profile. Great for paring with small pastries or desserts. The beautiful bottle makes this a lovely gift!