Wine Tasting 2/25/20

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  HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING Tuesday February 25th 2020              6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings 2017 Vinosia Falanghina Campania, Italy Light yellow color with silvery hues. A fresh aroma of exotic fruit, citrus and white flowers. A palate with present acidity, but with perfect harmony. Hints of apple and pear and some minerality. BTG $7.25  Retail $15.99 2018 Dubois Vouvray Loire Valley, France 100% Chenin Blanc. Medium bodied with plenty of zip, this crisp white evokes the feeling of warm sunshine on a spring day. Juicy red apple and green pear tasting notes are met with good acidity for a balanced wine that’s delicious. BTG $7.00 Retail $13.99 2018 Flor De Goda Garnacha Campo de Borja, Spain Opaque purple in color, the wine exhibits richness and finesse both on the nose and palate. Layers of blackberry, blueberry, plum, mocha and mineral notes are complemented with spice box details edged with dark chocolate, licorice and cracked pepper. The richness continues on the lingering finish. 90 Pts GP BTG 6.75   Retail $12.99 2015 Lyeth Red Blend Sonoma County, California 36% Cabernet Franc, 33% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Malbec, 11% Petit Verdot, 3% Merlot With aromas of wild raspberry, cocoa with notes of black pepper and cinnamon toast, this wine coats the palate with opulent flavors of cherry compote and hints of tea leaf and graham cracker. A rich, succulent mouthfeel with well-balanced tannins make this complex wine immediately enjoyable 4.1 Vivino BTG $8.75   Retail $21.99 2015 Peju Cabernet Napa Valley, California Ripe red berries, plum and vanilla bean infuse the glass. On the palate, a perfect balance of structured tannins and fruit envelop the taste buds, displaying fresh raspberry, leather, smoke and toasted marshmallow. This wine culminates in a long finish with layers of cinnamon and anise. Bold and enchanting now, it will continue to mature for the next decade. 93 Pts SK Retail $44.99  
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