Wine Tasting 1/7/14

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events, Uncategorized by hvine on January 2, 2014 No Comments yet

Tuesday, JANUARY 7, 2014
6-9 Pm
No charge for Tastings

2012 Conde Villar Vino Verde (Loureiro, Arinto, Trajadura)
DOC Vinho Verde,Portugal
Bright and clear with light hay reflexes. Aroma: Abundant and elegant floral tones joined by pleasant and fresh citrus tones.
Flavour: Complex structure, Round and soft with a good aftertaste. Perfect balance between alcohol and acidity.
BTG $5.00 Retail $8.99

2012 GOUGUENHEIM Torrentes
La Rioja, Argentina
Golden wine with greenish flashes. Strongly aromatic, with hints of peach, orange and grapefruit citrus. Plenty of body, with very good acidity
BTG $5.50 Retail $10.99

2010 Vega Sindoa Cabernet
Navarra, Spain
Aged for 10 months in French oak) exhibits aromas of tobacco leaf, toast, black currants, damp earth and a hint of espresso roast as well as good ripeness, medium body and a soft, velvety mouthfeel.
BTG $6.25 Retail $13.99

2011 Tapiz Alta Collection Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
Toasty and concentrated, with dark nutmeg, cocoa powder and salted licorice notes to the cassis and reduced black cherry puree flavors. Big but balanced, with a long, fresh finish. 90 Pts Wine Advocate
BTG $8.00 Retail $19.99

2011 Trentadue ” Old Patch Red”
Sonoma, California
Predominately a Zin blended with Petite Sirah resulting in a very fruity and Rhone like wine. The wine has a dark red color with intense dark cherry aromas, blueberries and cherry cola as an immediate impression. With aeration nuances of vanilla, maple and cocoa are showing with slight dose of oak and toast. On the mouth the wine is fresh and juicy with youthful brightness, finishing long and fruity.
$6.50 Retail $14.99

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