Wine Tasting 5/3/16

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HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday May 3rd 2016
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

Broadbent Vinho Verde Rose N/V
Vinho Verde, Portugal
40% Borraçal, 30% Espadeiro, 20% Amaral, 10% Vinhão
Made exclusively from red grape varieties. A soft crushing and pressing make it possible to gently extract the juice. The rosé must is clarified resulting in a bright, clear wine. An intense aroma, very delicate with notes of red fruits… well-balanced with a soft and slightly fizz finish.
BTG $5.50 Retail $9.99

Juve y Camps Rose of Pinot Noir Brut Cava N/V
Penedes, Spain
This Cava is beautiful, salmon-pink in color. On the nose, the delicate aromas evolve from notes of fresh red apple and strawberries to hints of honey white flowers and toasted almond. On the palate the texture is rich and creamy with a fine perlage. 91 Pts Wine Advocate
BTG $7.75 Retail $17.99

2009 Monti Montepulciano d’Abruzzo
Tuscany, Italy
Unfined and unfiltered to preserve all its fleshy, fruit flavors, this wine has a dark, inky, red color and intense aromas of ripe blackberries, cherries, and herbs with undertones of licorice, black pepper, and smoke. Generous, yet pure on the palate, this wine’s ripe, round tannins and delicate acidity make for an excellent overall structure.
90 Pts Vinous
BTG $7.25 Retail $16.99

2013 Peachy Canyon “Westside” Zinfandel
Paso Robles, CA
77% ZINFANDEL, 13% PETITE SIRAH, 6% ALICANTE BOUSCHET, 3% SYRAH, 1% TANNAT
A BALANCED AND SMOOTH WINE WITH DEEP SPICE AND EARTH NOTES, OUR FLAGSHIP ZINFANDEL OPENS IN THE GLASS WITH RICH AROMAS OF BLACK CHERRY, VANILLA BEAN, ANISE, AND LEATHER. ON THE PALATE SENSUOUS SPICE NOTES OF CLOVE, FRESH NUTMEG, AND CIGAR COMBINE WITH PLUM, PEAT, AND CHESTNUT FLAVORS. A RADIANT STRUCTURE AND HARMONIOUS FINISH BRING THIS ELEGANT WINE TO A CLOSE.
BTG $8.50 Retail $20.99

2013 Hendry “HRW” Cabernet Sauvignon
Napa Valley, Ca
Aged for 18 months in French Oak barrels, 10% of which were new. The remaining barrels were 1 and 2-year-old barrels. Spicy, cedary, berry-blueberry aromas. Solid fruit and firm tannins. Round midpalate with blueberry, blackberry, licorice, dry cocoa and spice. Well-structured and balanced, full-flavored Cabernet Sauvignon. Great value.
BTG $10.75 Retail $27.99

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