Muy bueno este vino del Perú, lo acompañamos con un delicioso arroz con pollo y salsa de cebolla a discreción, equilibrado en boca, marcados los 14 meses en barricas, temp de servicio 16 /18’ calidad precio buena, recuerden démosle una oportunidad a los vinos peruanos, saludos #winelovers #wine #vinos #pisco #vinosdelperu #winelover — a month ago
@Bonterra 2015 The Roost Blue Heron Vineyard Chardonnay (SRP $45): This Chardonnay is made from biodynamic grapes sourced from Bonterra’s Blue Heron vineyard in Mendocino County, California. If you are a member of the Anything But Chardonnay (ABC) club, this wine just may be your ticket out. Notable for its lovely texture; there are flavors of lemon curd, caramel apple, pear tart, and baking spice framed by notes of toasted oak. In the mouth, it is well-rounded with zesty acidity providing balance and lift. I enjoyed a generous splash last week with a delicious bowl of butternut squash soup. #winestudio #Chardonnay #biodynamic #biodynamicfarming #MendocinoCounty #cawine #wine #winelover — a year ago
@FetzerWine 2015 Eagle Peak Merlot ($10): Medium-bodied, supple, and streamlined—a round texture gives way to upfront flavors of purple stone fruit and black cherry, with trailing hints of mocha and toffee. There’s a dash of undergrowth on the finish. This is a nice bottle to pair with red sauce dishes, pizza night, a big bowl of chili (and cornbread for the win), or grilled burgers (beef or portobello). One thing's for certain, you can’t beat the price! #winestudio #wine #Merlot #MendocinoCounty #winelover — a year ago
Tarantas 2016 Sparkling Rosé: This sparkler is made from 100% organically grown Bobal grapes, a variety native to Valenca, Spain. It’s refreshingly effervescent, with ripe and dried red berry fruit flavors and a springy acidity. Plenty affordable ($10) and just what the doctor ordered on a warm, summer day. Cheers! #Spain #sparkler #bubbly #rosé #organic #wine #winelover — 2 years ago
Reminiscing about this amazing value Super Tuscan we had at Officina last week during restaurant week in DC.
2016 Tua Rita Rosso dei Notri
Maremma, Tuscany, Italy
Restaurant week at Officina and a perfect wine for our three course meal. Thank you Natalie for the recommendation. Deep ruby red in appearance. Took some time to open up on the nose but showed layers of mocha, floral, touch of minerals, blue and black fruits and spices. Medium tannins (5.5/10) with balanced acidity and a medium plus body. Plush Merlot definitely comes through in the mid palate with black currants, black cherries, chocolate, espresso and a touch of earthiness. Long and lingering finish. Drink till 2023.
Crazy good wine for only $60.00 on a wine list. Made up of 50% Sangiovese with the remainder made up of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah, making this a true Super Tuscan Blend. All the Sangiovese is aged in stainless steel while the rest are aged in barriques. This wine is from an area in the southern part of Tuscany called Maremma, more specifically Upper Maremma in the Colline Metallifare zone. Need to find some more of this IGT. Label is designed by Raffaele De Rosa.
91 MD Points
$ - Purchased off the wine list at Officina in DC for $60.00. Retail price is $17.99 at MacArthur’s Beverages.
#tastingnotetuesday #TNT #redwine #supertuscan #tuarita #rossodeinotri #sangiovese #merlot #cabernetsauvignon #restaurantweek #syrah #wine #wines #michelinstar #italy #italianwine #winelover #winelovers #winerylovers #winegasm #wineporn #winestagram #winesofinstagram #winedinner #91MDPoints #MillennialDrinkers — 4 months ago
Light gold robe with golden sparkles. Lemon bouquet with a secondary aroma of lemon meringue. Light and elegant citrus on the palate evolving into a brilliant mineral presence with impressive balance and finish. Lively and vivacious. A feminine expression of a Chablis 1er Cru. #burgundy #chablis #chardonnay #premiercru #winegeek #winelover #côtedelechet #vinblanc @vin_elegance — 2 years ago
Bedell Cellars 2015 Malbec: Grown on North Fork of Long Island (NY), this wine was hand-harvested from a single vineyard, and fermented with indigenous yeasts. Flavors of cranberries and brambly fruit are offset by hints of spice. Medium-bodied, it is round and fresh in the mouth, with pleasing acidity and soft tannins. It paired wonderfully with my smoked baby back rib dinner—a savory and very satisfying bottle of wine. #nywine #Malbec #NorthFork #NorthForkWine #winelover — a year ago
Exton Park Pinot Meunier Rosé NV, Hampshire, UK
Light salmon colour. Dried red fruits, orange zest, toasted brioche on a racy, mineral-laced finish. Nice creaminess through the end. #wine #englishwine #sommelier #sommelierlife #sommlife #wineporn #winestagram #sparklingwine #winewinewine #winelover — a year ago
Boundary Breaks 2016 ‘Ovid Line North’ Riesling with spicy chicken salad tonight. This is a delightful medium-dry wine from Finger Lakes, NY that pairs wonderfully with foods that have a smidgen of heat. Under $15, find it. Cheers! #Riesling #nywine #FLXWine #wine #winelover — a year ago