Tasting notes, April 13, 2024; Wines from Tuscany

                     Tuscany 2022 Terenzi Balbino BiancoOn Sale for $16 Maremma / Tuscany / Italy100% VermentinoThe Vermentino varietal thrives in sun-soaked vineyards of coastal Tuscany. Terenzi’s example offers aromas of honey and citrus and flavors of wild herb and peach. A complete wine, packed with fruit, textural appeal and plenty of acid. 2022 La Lastra Vernaccia On Sale[…]

Tasting notes, April 11, 2024; Mas Doix

                     Mas Doix 2021 Mas DoixMurmuriOn Sale for $32 Priorato / Catalonia / Spain90% Grenache Blanc, 10% MacabeoSourced from both hillside and valley vineyards, the Murmuri is the product of both slate and clay limestone soils. The wine is aged on its lees for three months in stainless steel tanks. 2021 Mas DoixLes CrestesOn Sale for[…]

Tasting notes, April 6, 2024; Even more new arrivals

                     New Arrivals from France 2022 GirardGarenneOn Sale for $25.60 Sancerre / Loire Valley / France100% Sauvignon BlancFrom the tiny village of Chadoux Girard’s Sancerre Garenne is fermented using only native yeasts. The wine is aged briefly in neutral oak vats  prior to bottling. 2021 Zind Humbrecht GewurztraminerOn Sale for $26.40 Turkheim / Alsace / France100%[…]