Dec 10 2013
Please join Scott Domer of Connoisseur Wines this Wednesday, December 11, 2013 from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM for a wonderful tasting of select wines!
Mas Fi Brut Cava, Catalunia, Spain
Price: $10.99/bottle or $131.88/case
Sale: $9.89/bottle or $118.69/case
An elegant and balanced Spanish sparkling with fine bubbles and a complex, structured palate,
White flower and citrus scents dominate the nose while the palate offers fresh stone fruits and pleasant creamy flavors. Splendid as an aperitif, this wonderful Brut also performs well alongside a wide array of cuisines. 40% Xarel-lo, 35% Macabeo, 25% Parellada
La Fiera, Pinot Grigio, Veneto, Italy
Price: $9.99/bottle or $119.88/case
Sale: $8.99/bottle or $107.88/case
This outstanding wine value from the Veneto exhibits ripe peach and apple flavors with a pleasing mineral finish, perfectly suited as a delightful aperitif or served alongside salads, grilled chicken and seafood.
2012 Andeluna 1300, Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina
Price: $14.99/bottle or $179.88/case
Sale: $13.49/bottle or $161.89/case
This Malbec has great color intensity with violet hues and aromas of diverse fruits and flowers, with notes of “dulce de leche”, vanilla and chocolate given by its ageing in oak barrels. It smoothly attacks in the mouth, typical of this variety. Balanced, full bodied with soft tannins.
2008 Axios Worthy “Sophia’s Cuvee,” Napa Valley, California, USA
Price: $35.49/bottle or $425.88/case
Sale: $31.94/bottle or $383.29/case
This is a great Worthy bottle that introduces the senses to a festival of flavor, aroma and texture. To open the wine is deep plum and rich on the nose. Black fruit and cassis greet the senses and deliver on the palate. The mouth is filled with warmth and velvet texture before enjoying a hint of spice on the finish.
2011 Vignalta Vino Spumante, Coli Euganei Fior D’Arancio, Italy
Price:$19.49/bottle or $233.88/case
Sale: $17.54/bottle or $210.48/case
Fantastic frizzante of late-harvested Orange Muscat!