Tasting notes; Whiskeys, Aug 31, 2019

Green Spot Single Pot Still Irish, 80 proof County Cork, Ireland Regular Price $63.99 ‘Green Spot is a fabulous single pot still whiskey and much loved by the critics. This Irish whiskey has come far from the days when it was only sold in Mitchell’s grocer shop in the heart of Dublin, though its flavour[…]

Tasting notes; New Arrivals, Bordeaux, 8/24/19

2018 Château La Gravelle Bordeaux Blanc Regular Price $13.99  Sale price $10.99 This blend of Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon and Muscadelle is all about balance. Plush and polished, with lovely manderin orange, pear and floral aromas and flavors, it finishes crisply with citrus acidity and a nutty bitterness. Smooth and seamless, it’s immensely satisfying. 2014 Château[…]

Tasting notes, Rhone wines

2018 Domaine les Aphillanthes ‘Clementia Blanc’ Cotes du Rhone, FR Regular Price $19.99  Sale price $15.99 This blend of Viognier, Roussanne & Clairette is bright and fresh yet full and rich, making it, if not really unique among white wines, surprising to those that have a narrow and less factual view of whites. The vineyards[…]