HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings
2013 BADENHORST “Secateurs” Chenin Blanc,
Swartland, South Africa
This bounces along, delivering a range of yellow apple, green melon, pear, chamomile and salted butter notes that all take turns strutting their stuff. Fresh and engaging through the finish. 89 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $6.75 Retail $15.99
2013 MOMO Sauvignon Blanc,
Very smooth and sleek, featuring defined grapefruit, melon, citrus and apple flavors, with a crisp finish. This has an air of refinement, offering hints of spice and herbs, with floral details kicking in on the finish. 89 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $7.00 Retail $16.99
2013 SANTA LUZ “Alba” Cabernet,
Central Valley, Chile
Bursting with juicy blackcurrant, cherry, and cassis flavors supported by well-rounded, velvety tannins.
BTG $5.00 Retail $8.99
2013 ROOT 1 “Heritage Red”, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenere, Syrah and Petit Verdot.
This wine shows a deep ruby red color, completmented by aromas of cherries, blueberries, blackberries, black pepper and delicate notes of cassis, toffee and dark chocolate. The palate opens with abundant fruit-filled flavours including cherries and black fruits. Its silky tannins and good structure create a perfectly-balanced framework for this full-bodied wine with its elegant finish of chocolate covered fruits.
BTG $6.00 Retail 12.99
2012 KLEIN CONSTANTIA Estate Red, 67% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Petit Verdot, 13% Malbec
Constantia, South Africa
Rich dark fruit on the Nose with black cherries, mulberries and a hint of wood spice giving off some beautiful paprika and vanilla tones. Big concentration of fruit on the palate that is rounded off with some grippy velvety tannin that lingers.
BTG $9.50 Retail $24.99