Wine Tasting 8/6/19

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HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING

Tuesday August 6th 2019             

6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

NV Piccini Prosecco

Treviso, Italy

Intense fruity with rich scent of apple, lemon and grapefruit. A pronounced aroma of wisteria in bloom and acacia flowers. The floral aromas clash with a pleasantly bitter citrus rind note that is inherent in Prosecco grape (glera). Vivid and fresh, with a fine, persistent perlage.

BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99

2018 Dashwood Sauvignon Blanc

Marlborough, New Zealand

4.7Scents of mango, lime and passionfruit introduce our 2018 Sauvignon Blanc. A weighty, tropical palate is in perfect harmony with the crisp, acidic finish Marlborough is known for. 90 PTS Wine Spectator

BTG $6.75   Retail $12.99

2015 Piccini Saso Al Poggio Super Tuscan

Tuscany, Italy

60% Sangiovese, 20% Cabernet, 20% Merlot

The nose is ­lled with scents of black cherry, licorice, forest floor, vanilla and oak. Deep, full and lush on the palate, with

a core of succulent fruit, the Sasso al Poggio has beautifully integrated tannins and a long, complex fi­nish. 90 Pts SK

BTG $8.25  Retail $19.99

2016 Firestone Cabernet

Paso Robles, California

The 2016 Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon is deep and inviting. The wine

displays aromas of Black Cherry and dark plum resulting in a lovely hint of violet. Flavors of cherry cola and

cocoa nib are rounded out by a note of pipe tobacco. Overall the wine features a firm tannin structured balanced

by a smooth lingering finish. 90 Pts Wine Enthusiast

BTG $7.25   Retail 15.99

2017 Foley Johnson Cabernet

Rutherford , Napa Valley, California

The Estate Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon displays inviting aromas of huckleberry, cedar, black

pepper and a hint of dried sage. On the palate, bold tannins are balanced with flavors of black currant and

dark cherry with savory notes of tobacco and graphite. Well structured and full bodied,

 is approchable now, but will age beautifully over the next 5-10 years 91 Pts Robert Parker

BTG $12.00  Retail $32.99

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