Tasting Notes, Aged wines; Feb 22, 2020

To age, or not to age, is often the question. Which wines age well, and/or will you like the wine(s) after they age (and change)? As wine ages, it changes, becoming less…fruity, acidic, tannic, heavy, and/or brightly colored; effectively limiting many of the attributes that may make the wine attractive in the first place. ‘Experts’[…]

Tasting Notes, Feb. 15, 2020; Pinot Family

Brandborg Pinot Gris  2018 Elkton, OR Regular Price $19.99  Sale price $15.99 South of Eugene, there is another wine region in Oregon, the Umpqua Valley. 36 miles from the Pacific and with elevated vineyards, this is a cool climate where grapes ripen slowly and retain refreshing acidity. Ergo, this crisp and fresh wine boasts apple[…]

Piedmont Wine Dinner

Piedmont Wine Dinner Thursday, February 27, 2019 6:30 PM Linwoods 25 Crossroads Dr, Owings Mills, MD 21117 Butlered Hors d’oeuvres upon arrival G.D. Vajra, N.S. Della Neve Extra Brut Rosato, NV 1st COURSE   Tuna Crudo,  Egg Yolk Vinaigrette, Crispy Shallots, Baby Arugula Negro Angelo & Figli, Roero Arneis Negro Perdaudin, 2017 La Colombera, Colli Tortonesi[…]