Tasting Notes

Jul 14

Quick Sips: Abecela Reserve Tempranillo “South East Block” 2009

The Back Story: This is one of 10 wines that found its way to me so that I could become better acquainted with Oregon Wines thanks to Trellis Growing Partners. It is produced by Earl & Hilda Jones in Southern Oregon’s Umpqua Valley. This couple has a a passion for bringing spanish varietals to America. I am 90% sure that I […]

Jan 13

The Veneto Wine Show 2013!

Wine From Today’s Show:  Nino Franco “Rustico“, Prosecco di Valdobbiadene Superior DOCG,  NV (2006) http://www.ninofranco.it/ Grape: 100% Prosecco AKA Glera Alch: 11% Sight:  Color: Yellow to a watery rim Bubble: Fat and erratic (Tank Method) Brightness: Day bright Viscosity:  Medium minus viscosity Age/ Condition: Healthy and a little developed by the color Nose:  Condition:  A hint of oxidation Primary Notes: Dusty tulips, beach wood, brused golden […]