Wine Tasting 4/1/14

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HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday April 1st , 2014
6-9 Pm
No charge for Tastings

2011 Sant Antonio “Scai” White blend (Garganega-Chardonnay)
Veneto. Italy
Round and aromatic, with floral, mango and pineapple notes. The creamy finish echoes the tropical fruit flavors.
BTG $6.00 Retail $12.99

2012 Graville Lacoste Graves Blanc (Semillon & Sauvignon Blanc).
Bordeaux, France
Pure and lively, has aromas of peach, melon, wet stone, fresh cut grass and citrus. A classic footprint of Sauvignon Blanc
distinct richness of the Semillon. In the mouth, medium-bodied and well-balanced with clean, fresh fruit flavors. The finish has great length with dazzling acidity.
BTG $8.00 Retail $19.99

2011 La Posta “Cocina” Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
It has a tight nose of black cherry and boysenberry fruit with hints of violet. The palate is medium-bodied .The finish has some pleasant mulberry and dark plum notes on the aftertaste. This constitutes easy-drinking Malbec.
BTG $6.00 Retail $12.99

2010 Garofoli Montepulciano Piancarda
Marches, Italy
Made from 100% Montepulciano, this opens with aromas of blue flower, blackberry and espresso. Juicy fruit notes take center stage on the palate, along with notes of vanilla and chocolate, yet ends on a dry, tannic note.
BTG $7.75 Retail $18.99

2009 O Fournier Centauri Red blend (90% Cabernet Franc and 10% Carignan)
Maule, Chile
Made from 60 to 100-year old vines that is aged for 17 months in new French oak barrels. It has an open, mulberry and dark plum scented bouquet that is well defined, generous and enticing with deftly integrated oak. The palate is full-bodied with ripe, bold, sappy tannins intertwined with mulberry and dark plum. The finish is composed and focused with impressive persistency.
91Pts Wine Advocate
BTG $9.75 Retail $25.99

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