If you’re not in the Wine Club . . this would be a great time to check out these fantastic wines.
Cantina Di La Vis – Pinot Grigio – Italy. Delicately perfumed with scents of flowers and spice with flavors of tangerine, apricot and almonds. Textured and balanced with a crisp citrus finish. Pairs with seafood and salads.
Castelmaure – Corbieres – France > Languedoc. Corbieres (pronounced: core – bee – air) is a wine region in the Languedoc area of France. This is a blend of 50% Carignan, 30% Grenache, 15% Syrah and Cinsault. Medium body with brambly berry, cherry, raspberry, spices and black pepper.
Franz Keller – Vom Loss Pinot Noir – Germany > Baden. Full-bodied, rich and expansive. Black cherry and berry with layers of savory earth concentrate as you allow this wine to open. Drink now – or will age for another 5 – 8+ years.
February’s “If You Insist” Wine Club:
2015 Valadorna – Toscana Red Blend
Italy > Tuscany
This Super Tuscan is a blend of Merlot, Cab Sauv, Cab Franc and Petit Verdot.
Black cherries and blackberries come together with spice, graphite and light toast for a lush, velvety texture. Dark fruit and hints of tobacco on the finish.