Wine Tasting 1/7/20

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HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING Tuesday January 7th 2020              6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings 2017 Willakenzie Pinot Gris Willamette Valley, Oregon This pale colored Gris begins with aromas of Bartlett pear, starfruit and a touch of lemon zest. With bright, lip smacking acidity, the wine unveils lovely Pazzaz apple, shortbread and lemon cream flavors. This is just an awesome value out of the Willamette Valley. 90 Pts International Wine Report BTG $7.25    Retail $15.99 2018 Wairau River Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough, New Zealand Light straw in color, this wine offers an intense aroma of ripe tropical fruits and citrus. The body is refined and elegant, with a finely textured palate and flavors of guava and stone fruit leading to a balanced, subtle finish. 90 Pts Decanter Magazine BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99 2018 Belle Glos Clark & Telephone Pinot Noir Central Coast, California Bright ruby red with fresh, vibrant aromas of wild blackberry, raspberry jam, and cedar box accented by rich floral notes. This wine is juicy and generous on the palate with sweet cherry, field-ripened strawberry, cranberry, and just-baked gingerbread. Perfectly balanced with bright acidity and a supple mouthfeel. Fine-grained tannins provide an authentic textural distinction and structural depth. 4.2 Vivino 93 PTS JL Retail $39.99 2017 Amancaya Reserve Red Blend Mendoza, Argentina 67% Malbec, 33% Cabernet Sauvignon Deep ruby color. Intense aromas of white flowers, red cherries and figs. Juicy and complex with hints of cloves and other spices. This well-balanced wine is an elegant expression of the blend 93 Pts James Suckling, 91 Pts Wine Advocate BTG $8.25    Retail $19.99 2017 Bella Union Cabernet Napa Valley, California From the house of Far Niente Filled with luscious aromas of cherry cola, anise, and baking spices. Tension is exhibited on the palate as this wine is both fruit forward and restrained. Black cherry, blueberry and other briary fruit flavors guide the wine’s bright midpalate, finishing with hints of cocoa and resolved tannins. 92 Pts Wilford Wong 95 Pts JL Retail $59.99  
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