Tasting notes, 6/29/19; Aperitifs

Manuel Acha Vino Vermouth Blanco Alava, Spain Regular Price $24.99  Sale price $19.99  Acha’s Vino Vermouth Blanco is made in accordance with an old recipe passed down through the Acha family. It is made from a blend of a neutral wine and alcohol macerated with a selection of traditional botanicals including wormwood, gentian and bitter[…]

Whiskey tasting notes, June 15, 2019

Cragganmore Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whiskey 12 years old 80 proof Regular Price $64.99 Sale price $58.99 “A sherried 12 year old single malt from Diageo’s Classic Malts range, this bottling from the Cragganmore distillery represents Speyside and proffers a rich, slightly floral whisky with barley notes.” Jefferson’s Reserve Twin Oak Kentucky Straight Bourbon 90.2[…]

Picnic Wines, June 8, 2019

2018 Casamaro Verdejo Rueda, SP Regular Price $13.99 Sale price $10.99 Rueda is located in North-central Spain, on the sandy high plains that were undersea for millions of years. The old vine Verdejo grown here makes absolutely delicious wine, full of fresh peachy aromas and flavors. Bright, low in alcohol and easy to enjoy, this[…]

Tasting Notes; Saturday, May 18, 2019….Rose (all day!)

2018 Ameztoi Txakolina Rubentis Getaria, SP Regular Price $24.99 Sale price $19.99 From the Basque region of Spain, this Rosé is made from the grapes Hondarrabi Zuri (50%) and Hondarrabi Beltza (50%). Fresh and bright, slightly effervescent, its tart cherry flavors are cheerful and exuberant. It’s just a delight. 2018 Le Fraghe ‘Rodon’ Bardolino Chiaretto[…]