Wine Tasting 7/17/18

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HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday July 17th 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

NV Le Grand Courtage Gran Cuvee Rose
France
Fresh and fruity with aromas of young strawberry, raspberry and notes of lilac and violets. This French sparkling wine creates a deliciously seductive. … A courtship of delicate flavors, red fruit aromas and baby bubbles. 89 PTS Wilford Wong
Btg $7.25 Retail $15.99

2016 Kentia Albarino
Rias Baixas, Spain
The wine appears pale gold or straw-colored, often with tinges of green. Fresh, crisp and fragrant with a virtual shopping cart of flavors and aromas: melon, pear, peach, tropical fruit, subtle herbaceous element combine
magnificently to produce this enticing silky white with pleasing minerality and refreshing acidity. Balanced, distinctive and elegant.
89 PTS James Suckling
BTG $6.75 Retail $13.99

2016 Casas Del Bosque Grand Reserve Pinot Noir
Casablanca Valley, Chile
On the nose intense aromas of cinnamon, black plum and cedar dominate with just a hint of orange blossom. In the mouth red cherry, raspberry and a touch of allspice are all in evidence. A well integrated oak backbone is backed-up by fresh acidity together with soft, well-rounded tannins with together impart excellent structure and length. 89 PTS James Suckling
BTG $8.00 Retail $18.99

2015 Atteca Old Vine Grenache
Aragon, Spain
Rich, old vine garnacha ripened all the way to the limit. Poached raspberry and boysenberry fruits throughout, all framed in languid, mellow tannins. 90 PTS James Suckling 89 PTS Wine Spectator and Wine Advocate
BTG $8.00 Retail $18.99

2016 Angels & Cowboys PROPRIETARY Red Blend
Sonoma, California
61% Zinfandel with a supporting cast of Petite Sirah, Malbec and Syrah.
Saturated garnet in color with a nose of bramble berries and briar fruit scented with star anise and vanilla. Luscious and generous on the palate with opulent red and black fruit ranging from red currant to boysenberry accented by creamy vanilla and exotic spice. Full-bodied and smooth on the palate with pleasing tannins and a finish that is harmonious yet firm. Integrated and alluring showing the briar notes of Zinfandel, the floral violet nuance of Malbec the density and peppery spice of Petite Sirah, and the earthy meatiness of Syrah . 89 Pts Robert Parker
BTG $8.00 Retail $18.99

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