Wine Tasting 1/14/20

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HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING

Tuesday January 14th 2020             

6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

2018 Eugene Carrel Jongieux Blanc

Savoie, France

A luminous appearance with green highlights, this wine delivers lovely fruity notes (citrus and ripe pears), associated with floral overtones has a slight minerality to finish.

90 Pts Wine Spectator

BTG $7.00   Retail $14.99

2019 De Wetshof Limestone Hill Chardonnay

Robertson , South Africa

Open-knit, featuring yellow apple and cantaloupe notes, with a nice beam of acidity emerging midpalate, delivering a juicy, moderately long finish. 90 Pts T.C

BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99

2018 Silver Peak Pinot Noir

North Coast, California

Aged 12 mo. in French & American oak barrels.

This Pinot Noir has a brilliant ruby color to it that gives off an elegant look. It has hints of dark fruits, herbs and a touch of oak. 3.9 Vivino

BTG 6.50    Retail $19.99

2017 High Note Malbec

Mendoza, Argentina

Aromas of violet, jasmine, and ripe red fruits. The palate opens with notes of plums and toffee and gives way to hints of almonds and cinnamon. Round tannins lead into a ripe fruit finish.

92 Pts James Suckling,

BTG $6.50    Retail $12.99

2017 Textbook Merlot

Napa Valley, California

Smells and flavors of dark red cherries, blueberries and raspberries along with savory sensations of tarragon, tobacco, white pepper, wheat toast and caramel. Medium/full body, silky mouthfeel, nicely rich and juicy. This wine has the gentleness of Merlot plus the richness of Napa Valley. If you or your friends say “I don’t like Merlot,” I’d like to pour you this wine blind and see what you think. 90% Oak Knoll District fruit, 10% Oakville. 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. 92 Pts S.K.

BTG $9.50    Retail $23.99

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