Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Wine Tasting - Saturday July 30th 2016 1-4pm

Weekly Wine Tasting:
Saturday, July 30th With 

Todd Umbach
V2 Wine Group Vice President of sales East Division

Dry Creek Vineyards

Chenin Blanc 2015 $16.99

At first swirl, aromatics of white pear, pineapple and banana spring forward from the glass. On the palate, the wine is refreshing with flavors of ripe tangerine and peaches. The mouthfeel is lively, but rich and has a subtle creaminess.

Sauvignon Blanc 2015 $16.99

On the nose, This wine presents aromas of honeydew melon, ripe pear and some floral notes. On the palate, flavors of Meyer lemons, tangerines and mineral notes come through with a slightly creamy, but lively finish.

Zinfandel 2014 $24.99

This vintage presents enticing aromatics of raspberries, cranberries and a hint of toast and pepper nuances. On the palate, you’ll experience flavors of black cherry, cranberry and spicy dark chocolate. The wine is complex, but does not burden the palate with too much of any single character - everything is in balance and carries the right amount of finesse. The tannins are silky and smooth with refined notes that please the senses.

Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 $24.99
The 2012 vintage is a true standout. This impeccable wine displays wonderful aromatics of cherry, black currant and black olive notes. Additional airing reveals dried floral, allspice and hints of nutmeg and juniper. The palate is full-bodied and fleshy with excellent tannin and structure. The wine is silky and smooth with superb balance - something we work tirelessly to achieve. The finish lingers on showing great texture and charm.

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