Wine Tasting 5/1/12

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events, Uncategorized by hvine on April 26, 2012 No Comments yet

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday, May 1st, 2012
6:00-9:00 PM
No charge for tastings
Patient Cotatt, 2010
Situated in the small village of Verdigny in the Sancerre region, the Fournier family has been making wine for many generations; this is a perfect little Sauvignon Blanc, Soft, subtle mineral notes are wrapped up in aromatics of melon and citrus. Clean, bright and refreshing. Sancerre at half the price!
BTG 5.25 Retail $11.99

Cono Sur Bicycle Viognier, 2009
Medium golden color characteristic of the variety. Sweet fruity notes of apricots, citric and peaches combine with pleasant oak aromas. Fresh and lively in mouth, this Viognier with concentrated stone fruits, is fresh tasty, full and savory. A wine of great character, density and structure, with a good acidity level and great persistence.
BTG $5.00 Retail $10.99

Laetitia Estate Pinot Noir Arroyo Grande Valley , 2010
A blend of 10 different Pinot Noir clones on the Laetitia property, this wine is an elegant expression of the ideal Pinot Noir growing conditions that define the Central Coast of California.
BTG $ 8.00 Retail $20.99

Tinto Negro Malbec Uco Valley Reserve, 2011
Meaning “black wine” in Spanish, is meant to celebrate the essence of Malbec. Known for its dark, blackish color. Sourced from Mendoza’s high altitude Uco Valley, this blend is meant to showcase the cool climate style of Malbec with intense floral aromatics, dark fruit flavors, rich texture and a bright, fresh finish.
BTG $7.00 Retail $16.99

Forefront Cabernet Sauvignon, 2009
75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, 5% Syrah, 5% Petite Verdot, 3% Cabernet Franc, 2% Grenache
A complex nose of black cherry, ripe blackberry and stewed cranberry swirl around touches of cinnamon bark and dark cocoa powder. Leading with silky red cherry and bright cassis notes, the velvety palate also displays intriguing hints of sandalwood, cherry cola and toasted vanilla, backed by fine tannins that enliven the smooth, lengthy finish.
BTG $ 8.00 Retail $20.99

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