Wine Tasting 10/16/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on October 11, 2018 No Comments yet

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday October 16th 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

NV Drappier Carte D’Or Brut
Champagne, France
75% Pinot Noir, 15% Chardonnay, 10% Meunier The Carte d’Or cuvée is the very expression of the Drappier style. With its very high proportion of Pinot Noir, one is almost tasting a Blanc de Noirs. Champagne with a fine aromatic richness, it opens with aromas of stoned fruits such as white vineyard peach. A spicy hint announces a powerful complex palate. A vinous Champagne of lovely complexity with a characteristic note of quince jelly. 92 Pts Wine Spectator
Retail $44.99

2014 Vins Auvique Saint Veran Moulin du Pont
Burgundy, France
Stylistically and geographically close to Pouilly-Fuissé, this full-bodied Chardonnay exhibits a golden hue, greenish reflection and refreshing mouthfeel. Granny smith apples, honey and citrus fruit aromas combine with subtle notes of musk and herbs. A pleasant minerality supports the powerfully-structured, bright palate, showcasing precise fruit with nuances of toast. 90 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $9.00 Retail $22.99

2015 Lafage “Tessellae” Old Vines GSM
Côtes du Roussillon, France
An incredible value which is 50% Grenache, 40% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre from 70-year-old vines and brought up all in concrete tank. A ripe, expansive, full-bodied and undeniably sexy red that has beautiful notes of kirsch liqueur, blueberries, pepper and violets, it has ripe and present tannin, straight up fabulous purity and a great finish. This is another one of those wines where you just have to tell yourself you spent more than you actually did. The wine really is this good. 93 Pts Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
BTG $7.50 Retail $16.99

2015 Zuccardi Q Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
Deep purple color, with bluish hues. Intense red and black fruits aromas, such as blackberries and blueberry jelly. French oak aging provides tobacco and chocolate hints. Soft and silky entry. Great structure. Long finish.
94pts James Suckling, 91 Pts Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
BTG $7.75 Retail 17.99

2016 Ancient Peaks ” Renegade”
Paso Robles, California
32% Syrah, 25% Zinfandel, 20% Malbec, 19% Petit Verdot, 4% Petite Sirah
Presents heady aromas of plum, cherry, violets, vanilla bean and savory leather with a suggestion of baking spice. Juicy flavors of red and black fruits co-mingle seamlessly across a rich, expansive palate, revealing hints of wildberry jam, sage and cedar. Lively yet integrated acidity lends elegance to this otherwise powerful wine, carrying notes of black pepper into a long, balanced finish..
91 Pts Wilford Wong
BTG $9.00 Retail $22.99

Wine Tasting 10/9/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on October 4, 2018 No Comments yet

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

2017 Francois Lurton Les Fumees Blanch
France
This is a very clean, fresh and zesty wine – full of classic Sauvignon character.
Although Francois Lurton is a famous producer based in Bordeaux, this lovely white wine is a blend of Sauvignon Blanc grapes grown in various locations all over France. It has a very aromatic and intense nose, with lots of citrus fruits including grapefruit, floral notes and a touch of smoke. This is a very clean, fresh and zesty wine, with a herbaceous character accompanying the citrus fruit notes on the palate.
BTG $7.00 Retail $14.99

2016 Lafond Chardonnay
Santa Rita Hills, California
Lemon peels, sea salt, hazelnut and honeysuckle aromas play up the more voluptuous side of Chardonnay, and hint at marshmallow without going so far. The palate is surprisingly zippy with acid and Meyer lemon zest, but also shows richer hints of browned butter and toasted almond toward the finish. It’s a crowd-pleaser for many tastes. 92 Pts Wine Enthusiasts
BTG $9.50 Retail $23.99

2017 Gran Passione Rosso
Veneto, Italy
60% Merlot, 40% Corvina
Gran Passione has an intense purple color. It is full-bodied and rich with dark fruit flavors of blackberry and black cherry balanced by a solid structure due to the elevated alcohol, acidity, and soft tannins.
BTG $6.75 Retail $13.99

2017 Vina Cobos “Felino” Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
Violet red with black tones. An attractive nose with aromas of fresh black fruits and prunes. The palate displays good concentration, balance and sweet yet supple tannins. 93pts James Suckling
BTG $8.00 Retail 18.99

2014 Martin Ray Reserve Napa Cabernet
Napa Valley, California
The diverse sources of this Cabernet Sauvignon exemplify the Napa Valley terroir. The strong, traditional bouquet layers notes of ripe black cherry, dark cassis, aromatic violets, and savory curry spices rooted by earthy undertones. With clean fruit throughout the palate, this medium-bodied wine has well-structured tannins balanced by a nuance of toffee and caramel oak influence.
92 Pts Wilford Wong
BTG $10.25 Retail $25.99

Wine Tasting 10/2/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on September 27, 2018 No Comments yet

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HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday October 2nd 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

2017 Babich Sauvignon Blanc
Marlborough, New Zealand
Aromas of gooseberry with lifted lantana and a hint of grapefruit. Mineral and herbal notes, white musk. The palate is an explosion of sweet black currant followed up with lemon and spice. Medium weight and textural – good flesh with a zesty finish.
89 Pts Wine Advocate
BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99

2015 Laboure- Roi Pouilly Fuisse
Burgundy , France
Nice pale golden color with emerald highlights The nose, quite distinctive, reveals a delicate fruit aroma white fruits (peach) and green apples, with a hint of mint The mouth is harmonious, well balanced, the flavors are both mineral and fruity. A wine with very nice typicity, refined, elegant, and full of charm.
BTG $7.50 Retail $16.99

2015 Albert Bichot “Secret de Famille” Bourgogne Rouge
Burgundy, France
A relatively fresh and bright nose is composed by notes of red berries and earth with a back ground hint of wood. There is fine detail and vibrancy to the attractively textured middle weight flavors that possess fine concentration for the appellation, all wrapped in a lingering finale. This could be drunk young or aged for a few years first.
Recommended. *Outstanding Top Value* Allen Meadows – Burghound
BTG $9.00 Retail $22.99

2017 Atalaya “Laya”
Almanza, Spain
70% Garnacha Tintorera and 30% Monastrell
Atalaya winery is a project of Gil Family Estates
A spicy red with blackberry, blackcurrant and cherry character. Some pepper notes, too. Full body and soft and juicy tannins that follow through to a long, fresh and fruity finish. 90pts James Suckling
BTG $6.00 Retail 10.99

2013 CarpinetoChianti Classico Reserva
Tuscany, Italy
Intense ruby red in color, this wine offers and elegant and full bouquet, with harmonious and persistent notes of vanilla and raspberry. On the palate, it is velvety, generous and warm. 92 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $10.25 Retail $25.99

Wine Tasting 9/25/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on September 20, 2018 No Comments yet

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday September 25th 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

NV Zonin Prosecco
Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy
Pale, straw yellow color with subtle green hues, Zonin Prosecco reveals a persistent perlage and rich mousse. The bouquet is refined and elegant, enhanced by pleasing fruity notes. On the palate, the wine is dry and pleasantly fruity with a fresh, aromatic note on the finish. It also reveals an abundance of almonds, and fresh citrus notes. 90 Pts Vinous
BTG $6.00 Retail $10.99

2017 Rutherford Ranch Sauvignon Blanc
Napa Valley, California
This Sauvignon Blanc is sourced from vineyards that are blessed with the ideal soil and weather conditions to create delicious fruit with concentrated flavors, ideally balanced acidity and bright aromas. Cold, stainless steel fermentation, preserves the varietal’s naturally crisp, citrus characteristics. “This white is beautifully lush and delicious—a light bright explosion of fresh peach and grapefruit dipped in Tahitian vanilla.” 90 Pts Wine Enthusiast.
BTG $6.75 Retail $13.99

2015 Rutherford Ranch Two Range Red
Napa Valley, California
Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and Petit Verdot.
This blend offers aomatic spices coupled with raspberry aromas, alongside fresh cranberry, dark chocolate and caramel flavors. Rich tannins lead to a full-bodied wine with a long finish.
89 Pts Wine Spectator, 91 Pts Wine Enthusiast
BTG $8.25 Retail $19.99

2016 Kaiken Ultra Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
This deep brilliant red-colored wine with purplish tones displays rich aromas. The nose has interesting spicy and floral notes – a clear expression of a cool year – intertwined with black fruit aromas reminiscent of blueberries and blackberries that show this variety’s great typicity. Good structure and soft tannins call for a second glass. The finish is fresh, complex, and persistent with fruit notes and subtle spicy undertones of rosemary, thyme, and dry flowers. 93 pts James Suckling
BTG $8.75 Retail $21.99

2016 1000 Stories Bourbon Barrel Zinfandel
Mendocino County, California
1,000 Stories Bourbon barrel-aged Zinfandel is a harmonious balance of Zinfandel grapes from Mendocino and Sonoma counties which are bursting with aromatic red fruit scents and complex black fruit flavors. A touch of Petite Sirah and Syrah enhance those flavors even more with bold black and white pepper spices. The batch is then rounded out with a layer of smokiness derived from the new bourbon barrel aging. 91 pts Wilford Wong
BTG $7.75 Retail $17.99

Eine Tasting 9/18/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on September 13, 2018 No Comments yet

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday September 18th 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

2016 Pazo Barrantes Albarino
Rías Baixas, Spain
Produced with the fruit from a 12-hectare estate in Valle del Salnés. 2016 saw a warm summer with some rains that saved the freshness of the vintage, which resulted in a good crop. The nose is very balsamic, redolent of bay leaf with some medicinal notes and aromas of waxy apples. This wine is always clean and focused, and 2016 is no exception. The palate is supple and very tasty, with an almost salty, long finish.. 90+Wine Advocate
BTG $8.00 Retail $18.99

2013 Argyle ” Nuthouse” Riesling
Eola-Amity Hills, Oregon
Using both stainless steel and neutral oak fermentations to give more tools to play with. The stainless versions are left with a hint of residual sugar, which emphasize fresh, pure, round fruit while the neutral oak barrels are taken bone dry to bring the dichotomic elements of both mineral edge and subtle, creamy texture. The blending between these two styles across three blocks of Riesling create an excitement and energy in the salvaries. Heavenly white nectarine, lime blossom, and silvery minerality. ight and sleek, with pretty pear, white peach and lime flavors that come together harmoniously, lingering on the finish.
91 Pts Wine & Spirits, 90 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $9.00 Retail $22.99

2016 Mer Soleil Reserve Pinot Noir
Santa Lucia Highlands, Monterey, Central Coast, California
A rich, deep red – the color of Bing cherries – this wine opens with scents of dark berries, pomace, and the woodiness of a hiking path in a redwood forest. Soft, powdery traces of old-fashioned lipstick add an intriguing element to the nose. Entry is smooth, with bright cherry flavors and a “berry basket” of blueberries, strawberries, and raspberries. Pomace and brown spice infuse the palate, which is round and coats the mouth. An initial flash of fruit gives way to soft tannins, natural acidity, and an evocative earthy character. The finish is unusually long, with hints of cranberry adding an unexpected note to the mix of this wine’s many layers. 91 Pts WW
BTG $12.75 Retail $34.99

2016 Frassinello Le Sughere Super Tuscan
Tuscany, Italy
Deep ruby red color. Le Sughere di Frassinello bursts from the glass with an exciting melange of sweet red cherries, herbs, licorice and tobacco. It shows lovely mid-palate depth in a medium-bodied, sleek style supported by firm yet well-integrated tannins.
92 Pts James Suckling, 91 Wine Advocate
BTG $10.75 Retail $27.99

2016 Justin Cabernet
Paso Robles, California
Dark purple ruby core, slightly lighter at the rim showing light staining on the glass. Aromatic with bright ripe black cherry and blackcurrant fruit, baking spice, savory dried autumn leaves, subtle violet floral notes with a hint of caramelized barrel sweetness.
Dry, moderate plus bodied, with ripe red and black cherry, and blackcurrant fruit joined by vanilla and cinnamon spice notes on the entry. The mid-palate is fresh with sustained ripe fruit, toasty oak notes, and softly textured tannins. The finish is moderately long with notes of cherry candy and blackcurrant fruit matched with subtle classic Cabernet savory elements.
BTG $9.50 Retail $23.99

Wine Tasting 9/11/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on September 6, 2018 No Comments yet

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday September 11th 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

2017 Juan Gil Muscat
Jumilla, Spain
Straw yellow color with greenish and golden flashes. Elegant and fresh aromas of stone fruits and tropical (peach, apricot, pineapple), citrus and white flowers. The palate is clean, harmonious and tasty, very fresh and fruity with an interesting acidity and presence of citrus fruits, friendly and long end of mouth with memories that take you back to the beginning of the tasting and invite you to continue drinking.
BTG $6.50 Retail $12.99

2015 Garzon Reserve Tannat
Uruguay
This powerful Tannat is elegant with aromas of red fruits such as cherries and strawberries, black plums, tobacco and black chocolate on a spicy background. It is juicy and fresh on the palate, and has a full-body with a lingering finish balanced with a touch of oak.
90 Pts wine Spectator #41 2017Top 100 wines
BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99

2012 Picolino Red Blend
Priorat, Spain
Grenache & Carignan
An excellent wine . Raspberry, plum and minerally aromas lead to a tight, structured palate with flavors of berry fruits and chocolate. This wine ends with an aggressive finish that contains cherry and plum flavors. 90 Pts Wine Enthusiast
BTG $8.00 Retail $18.99

2015 Domaine Bousquet Grand Reserve Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
Tarry aromas of blackberry and freshly applied asphalt set up a full-bodied palate with sandpaper tannins. Blackberry and toast flavors taste a little burnt, while an oak-based blackened element is present on a stout finish. Drink this blocky and lusty Malbec through 2023. 92 Pts Wine Enthusiast
BTG $8.75 Retail $21.99

2012 Cadaretta Cabernet
Columbia Valley, Washington
This Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is beautiful. Giving up lots of ripe, dark fruits, smoky oak, chocolate and maybe hints of spring flowers, it’s full-bodied, ripe and seamless, with a great mid-palate and polished tannin. A blend of 89% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Petit Verdot and 5% Merlot that spent 21 months in 78% new French oak, drink it anytime over the coming decade or more.
92 Pts Wine Advocate, 91 Pts Stephen Tanzer
BTG $12.75 Retail $34.99

Wine Tasting 8/21/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on August 9, 2018 No Comments yet

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday August 21st 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

2017 Vinosia Greco Di Tufo
Campana, Italy
Powerful aromas of apricot, peach and citrus on the nose; while on the palate mineral and floral notes are framed by apple and pear flavors. Pair with shellfish, cured and green olives, mild aged cheeses and risotto, especially with porcini mushrooms.
93 Pts James Suckling
BTG $7.75 Retail $17.99

2015 Monteverro Vermintino
Tuscany, Italy
Aromas of pear and grape skin with hints of green apple. Full body, dense and phenolic with lots of lively acidity and a bright finish. A fresh and textured style. Pale grey with hints of mercury on the rim. Explosion of minerality with touches of fruit like mango with touches of jasmin, orange blossom and pear and toasted bread. Fresh vibrant entrance with a great acidity lingering on fresh citrus like tangerine, apricot, pencil shave with touches of rose and white chocolate. 92 Pts James Suckling
BTG $8.25 Retail $19.99

2016 Pasqua, Romeo & Juliet PassioneSentimento Bianco
Veneto, Italy
100% Garganega
This is an alluring white wine. Intense aromas of citrus fruits, almond and
peaches on the nose, followed by a palate which is refreshing and well balanced with a lingering finish. 91 Pts Decanter Magazine
BTG $7.50 Retail $16.99

2016 Pasqua, Romeo & Juliet PassioneSentimento Rosso
Veneto, Italy
Merlot, Corvina, Croatina. The Merlot and Corvina grapes, selected and hand harvested with great
care, are then left to dry for 1 month into trays in the Fruttaio. Here, thanks
to the dry and well ventilated environment where the humidity level is carefully
controlled, the grapes loses around 15% of their water content and gain high sugars concentration. Deep ruby-red in color. The nose has intense aromas of red berries with hintsof spices. The palate is balanced with velvety tannins, and it has a soft and round finish.
91 Pts Luca Maroni
BTG $7.50 Retail $16.99

2013 VINOSIA TAURASI SANTANDREA
Campana, Italy
100% Aglianico
Very deep black and red fruits with hints of blackberries, plums, and cured olives; good acidity, ample smooth tannins and a long finish reminiscent of black cherries, tea, spices, figs, and plums. Fantastic aromas of dark fruits and walnut, sweet tobacco, dark tea and balsamic. Some oysters, too. Full body, powerful and rich. So much going on here. A great wine from Campania. 95 Pts James Suckling
Retail $34.99

Wine Tasting 8/14/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on August 9, 2018 No Comments yet

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday August 14th 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

2017 Delaille “Unique” Sauvignon Blanc
Loire Valley, France
This pure Sauvignon saw fermentation and aging in stainless steel tanks, and it is released young, still bursting with juicy, citrusy energy and the scent of blossoming flowers. The mouth-wateringly crisp finish is ideal for cleansing the palate after a bite of fresh goat cheese or with a bright seasonal salad.
BTG $7.50 Retail $16.99

2013 Bayten “Maximus” Sauvignon Blanc
Coastal Region, South Africa
An alluring white, as the extra bottle age has given this a shortbread luster, while the notes of lemon curd, white peach and wet straw fill out the core. A light whiff of smoke weaves through the finish. Sauvignon Blanc. Maximus has a pale lemon yellow color and a bouquet reminiscent of ripe melons with hints of gooseberries. The wine is dry, full bodied and has a long lingering finish.
92 pts Wine Spectator
BTG $10.00 Retail $24.99

2014 Bodega Borsao Campo de Borja Berola
Borja, Spain
A round, plush texture carries ripe, fruity flavors of kirsch, blackberry and tangerine, with notes of vanilla, cola and mountain herb. Light, firm tannins keep this grounded, kept lively by citrusy acidity. Garnacha, Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon. 90 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99

2015 Castano “Solanera”
Yelca, Spain
65% Monastrel, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Garnacha Tintorera). From U.S. importer Eric Solomon It fermented in concrete vats and open-top barrels and matured in barrique, each variety separately, for some ten months, after which it was blended and bottled. Integrated oak, freshness and balance. The nose is quite captivating, especially after some time in the glass, when it starts developing some floral aromas, perfect ripeness, no warmth or alcohol and a powerful, yet terribly balanced palate with concentration and elegance, fine-grained tannins and clean, focused flavors. 92 Pts Wine Advocate
BTG $7.50 Retail $16.99

2015 Fincas Patagonicas “Tapiz Alta ” Malbec
Mendoza, Argentina
Intense red color with violet hues. Fresh red fruit and spicy floral aromas stand out, accompanied by vanilla and toasted almonds. The palate is fruity, balanced and with good volume. Its sweet tannins give a gentle and persistent finish.91 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $8.25 Retail $19.99

Wine Tasting 8/7/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on August 2, 2018 No Comments yet

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday August 7th 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

2017 Frenzy Sauvignon Blanc
Marlborough, New Zealand
Intensely aromatic and lively, with flavors of passionfruit and guava underpinned with aromas of fresh herbs and blackcurrant, this is a great wine to enjoy as an aperitif, or match with seafoods. The palate is vibrant with zingy fruit that is balanced with a long, crisp mineral finish. 91 Pts Wine & Spirits 90 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $6.50 Retail $12.99

2014 Mommessin Bourgogne Blanc
Burgundy , France
An assembly of three complementary soil types : Vire for robustness, Péronne for finesse and suppleness and Côte de Beaune for grace, elegance and power. On the Nose Elegant with exotic fruits and light lemon touches. The palate is full and honest with vanilla and bread crumb touches on the finish.
BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99

2015 Robert Hall Cabernet
Paso Robles, California
The intense dark ruby red color of the Cabernet Sauvignon is reflective of this full-bodied, flavorful wine. The core of black currant and hints of cedar and spice along with cocoa aromas echoed by rich persistent flavors of plush ripe fruit, dark chocolate and anise are all supported by balanced rich velvety tannins. 91 Pts Wine Enthusiast
BTG $7.75 Retail $17.99

2016 Tenshen Red Blend
Santa Barbara County, California
Rhone Style Red Blend- Syrah, Grenache, Mourvedre, Pette Sirah & Merlot
A project by Joey Tensley and Alex Guarachi, this is a whopper of a wine for the price tag. Black cherry, oregano, eucalyptus and dried sage show on the nose. The palate packs a mix of herbal seasonings, including anise and spearmint, alongside black cherry and baked blueberry fruit. 92 Pts Wine Enthusiast
BTG $8.25 Retail $19.99

2015 ZONIN VALPOLICELLA RIPASSO SUPERIORE
Veneto, Italy
70% Corvina, 20% Rondinella 10% Molinara
Intense ruby brightened by purple reflections Ample and remarkably complex with vinous tones; well-defined scents of cherries, mature plum, fig with notes of violet and dried tobacco against a tenuous background of dark chocolate. Dry on the palate with a fine and harmonious balance, great strength, and a sturdy body; reveals stewed wild berries, smoking tobacco, and exotic spices, leads to plush and moderate tannins; demonstrates persistence and complexity on the palate.91 Pts James Suckling
BTG $8.75 Retail $21.99

Wine Tasting 7/31/18

Posted in Hollywood Vine Events by hvine on July 26, 2018 No Comments yet

JOIN US TONIGHT 8-11PM (FRIDAY) DJ NIGHT AT THE VINE

HOLLYWOOD VINE WINE TASTING
Tuesday July 31st 2018
6-9 Pm No charge for Tastings

2017 Jolivet “Attitude” Rose
Loire Valley, France
1/3 each : Pinot Noir, Gamay, Cabernet
“Attitude” Rosé is of a beautiful bonbon colour with elegant flavours of red fruits.
The Pinot noir will give the finess and the fruit, the Gamay the strengh, the
Cabernet both fruitiness and structure. The blending lead to an elegant finish
showing balance and smoothness. 89 Pts Vinous
BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99

2014 Cambria “Katherine” Chardonnay
Santa Maria Valley, California
Ripe fruit, _oral and spice aromas dominate the nose of the 2015 Katherine’s Vineyard Chardonnay.
Pink grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, white peach, citrus blossom, and apple _avors are balanced by a bit of
wet stone, subtly oak spice and bright acid.
BTG $7.25 Retail $15.99

2016 Copain “Tous Ensemble” Pinot Noir
Sonoma Coast, Pinot Noir
Presents aromas of rose petals, Santa Rosa plum skins, and fresh raspberries.
Ripe cherries and orange peels also present themselves on the palate with a silky texture and lingering finish.
BTG $10.75 Retail $27.99

2013 Querciabella Mangrana
Tuscany, Italy
50%Sangiovese, 25%Cabernet, 25%Merlot
The harmony and texture of this red sets the pace for cherry, strawberry, anise and spice flavors. Gains purity in the glass, offering a refined structure and lingering aftertaste.No animal products or byproducts are used in the production of this wine, making it suitable for vegans and vegetarians.92 Pts James Suckling 90 Pts Wine Spectator
BTG $10.00 Retail $24.99

2016 Prisoner Wine Co ” Saldo” Zinfandel
California
85% Zinfandel; 15% Petite Sirah and Syrah
Saldo was created to feature the outstanding fruit sourced from Dry Creek, Lodi, and Amador, where Zinfandel has thrived for decades.Dark ruby color with bold aromas of black licorice, black pepper, cherry, and baking spice. The entry is rich, full, and scintillating. The palate is mouthwatering and smooth with a hint of chocolate. The finish is voluptuous with soft, velvety tannins.
90 Pts Wine Enthusiast
BTG $10.75 Retail $27.99

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