HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
No charge for Tastings
2013 St Supery Sauvignon Blanc
Napa Valley, Ca
Aromatic and intense, with focused, pure and juicy notes of lemongrass, lemon thyme and lemon. Offers an impressively smooth, succulent texture. 89 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $7.00 Retail $16.99
NV Troublemaker Red Blend 54% Syrah, 22% Grenache, 13% Mourvedre, 11% Zinfandel
Central Coast, Calif
Troublemaker combines elegance and power. Dark ruby in color, it displays robust aromas of ripe black cherry, vanilla, nutmeg and tobacco. On the palate, the wine is full-bodied with a velvety mouthfeel. Vibrant flavors of red berries and strawberry are layered with pepper, cocoa and anise. Displaying structure and balance, it will age beautifully.
BTG $7.75 Retail $18.99
2012 Trivento Golden Reserve Malbec
Aged for one year in French oak barrels and has an exotic nose of curry, cardamom, vanilla and blueberries. The ripe palate displays intense, penetrating flavors that provide good clarity and plenty of power. It is well-crafted with balance, power and elegance and at a very good price for the quality level.Conserving a vigorous red aspect, with violet tints and deep black hues. Aromas of red fruit, plum and cherry, combined with oak elegance. Velvety palate with a long and polished finish.
BTG $9.00 Retail $22.99
2012 Charkes Smith Chateau Smith Cabernet
Columbia Valley, Washington
An outstanding bottle of wine gives up big blueberry, spice, crushed flowers and violets in a seamless, sexy, yet fresh and delicious package. It too is a superb value and will have 5 to 7 years of longevity. 90 Pts Wine Advocate
BTG $8.00 Retail $19.99
2012 Klinker Brick Syrah
A big, rich, full-bodied and expressive mix of spicy, beefy flavors, this deeply fruited Syrah flirts with berry jam yet gains depth and sophistication.
BTG $8.25 Retail $20.99