Nov 26 2013
Please join James Adam of Cream Wines this Wednesday, November 27, 2013 from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM for a wonderful tasting of select wines!
2010 Caves Naveran ‘Dama’ Cava, Spain
Price: $29.99/bottle or $359.88/case
Sale: $26.99/bottle or $323.89/case
Pale luminous yellow in color with a very pleasant, refined and persistent aroma in character with it’s variental and aging. In the mouth it is pleasant, soft and creamy. Dry and refreshing in nature, with a rounded and balanced after taste.
2011 Foucher-Lebrun ‘La Vigne des Sablons’ Vouvray (semi-sweet), Vouvray, France
Price: $13.99/bottle or $167.88/case
Sale: $12.59/bottle or $151.09/case
Pale yellow color with green tints. Apricot and pear aromas on the nose. Balanced mouth thanks to a natural acidity which brings freshness. Pair with blue cheese, gruyere, carrot-ginger soup, white fish with mango salsa, or gnocchi with gorgonzola sauce.
2012 Tamarack Chardonnay, Columbia Valley, WA, USA
Price: $18.49/bottle or $221.88/case
Sale: $16.64/bottle or $199.69/case
Rich pear, tropical pineapple and honeysuckle on the nose lead to tart red apple and pear with exceptional acidity and a luscious butterscotch finish.
2012 Banshee Pinot Noir, Sonoma County, CA, USA
Price: $21.99/bottle or $263.88/case
Sale: $19.79/bottle or $237.49/case
The aromatics start in a cool perfumed register that is underlined by a touch of forest floor. In the mouth the wine offers a deft balance between just ripe raspberries and boysenberry against a frame of rhubarb and pine.
2012 Sean Minor ‘Four Bears’ Pinot Noir, Central Coast, CA, USA
Price: $14.99/bottle or $179.88/case
Sale: $13.49/bottle or $161.89/case
This Central Coast Pinot Noir displays aromas of cherry, strawberry, and raspberry fruit with a hint of earthy notes. On the palate, the Pinot offers bright flavors of strawberry and cherry combined with hints of tobacco. The bright acidity combined with sweet oak results in a lingering finish.
2011 Finca Os Cabatos, Mencia, Spain
Price: $9.99/bottle or $119.88/case
Sale: $8.99/bottle or $107.89/case
Ruby red crisp color. Nose of strawberry and forest. This Mencia is softer than Mencia from Bierzo. Reminiscent of Beaujolais. Spicy strawberry, red fruit and oak on a medium-to-light bodied soft wine.