HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
No charge for tastings
NV Bisol Jeio Prosecco
Bisol’s NV Prosecco Jeio reveals notable freshness, vibrancy and crispness in its green apples, flowers and sweet spices. The color is a light straw yellow . The nose is fruity and fresh The taste is sapid and elegant. There is terrific energy and harmony here, but like most Proseccos, the wine is best enjoyed in its exuberant youth.
BTG $7.00 Retail $16.99
2012 Terredora Falanghina
There’s a tropical undertone to this clean, medium-bodied white, showing ripe citrus, stone fruit and spice notes.
BTG 6.75 Retail $15.99
2011 Produttori del Barbaresco Nebbiolo Langhe
The 2011 Langhe Nebbiolo is a lovely expression of Nebbiolo to drink over the next several years. Medium dark violet color. The wine has tar aromas and in the mouth shows tar and red cherries with moderate tannin, a medium-weight body, and sufficient acitiy to hold the wine in balance.
BTG $9.00 Retail $22.99
2010 Fattoria Del Cerro Vino Nobile di Montepulciano
Evoking bright cherry and spice flavors, this red is medium-bodied and elegant. Displays good grip and moderate length on the finish. Drink now through 2018. 92 Pts Antonio Galloni
BTG $8.00 Retail $19.99
2008 Colpetrone Sangrantino di Montefalco
This sweet red delivers a forward profile of dried currant, cherry syrup and underbrush notes. Shows a light grip, ending with a round, licorice-accented finish. Drink now through 2017. 333 cases made. 91Pts Wine Advocate
BTG $11.00 Retail $29.99