Tuesday Reviewsday Mixed Case
Your Tuesday Reviewsday Mixed Case includes one bottle each of
Bertoli Sangiovese di Puglia IGT
Think of that perfectly broken-in pair of boots. They’re tough enough for bad weather, but refined enough to add something to your favorite suit. Bertoli Primitivo di Puglia IGT is those boots. This powerful red, from Italy’s heel, soft and deep with flavorful vanilla, raspberry and spice notes. Pack it for a trip, or pair it with spicy sausages, venison, duck, or tomato dishes like chili and lasagna.
Treehaven Lane Petite Sirah
Petite Sirah is a spicy, medium-bodied red that is beloved for its beautiful, deep color. Treehaven’s take on this fan-favorite offers aromas of raspberry and strawberry, leading to powerful flavors of crushed red berry fruit and plum jam. This rare grape is of French origin, but is now mainly grown in California, and takes up less than 10,000 planted acres around the world. A great combination for grilled meats, cold cuts, and strong cheeses, Treehaven Petite Sirah is a wine that is sure to get people talking at your next dinner party.
Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge
For most wine lovers, being able to drink great French wine on a daily basis is beyond our grasp. We present a solution: Vin Rouge, the captivating and delightful French table wine. You get the character of French terroir for a fraction of the price. Maison Gourmand Vin Rouge has soft flavors of black cherry and raspberry that mingle brilliantly a savory note of leather. It made us smile. We hope it does the same for you.
Burke Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
This classic Cabernet serves up lush blackberry and currant flavors, with hints of fresh herbs and cedar. Burke Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon pairs perfectly with foods with savory, umami flavors like smoky cheeseburgers or mom’s homemade meatloaf.
Monarch Glen Merlot
Monarch Glen Merlot is a tasty red wine that flaunts aromas of tangy cherry and sweet berries, leading into a clean, dry finish. Looking for a food to pair with this wonderful wine? Try herb-roasted chicken, or grilled rack of lamb with fresh mint. Monarch Glen Merlot has seen a lot of success on the awards circuit this year, with Silver Medals in the Winemaker Challenge (88 points), Toast of the Coast (87 points), San Francisco Chronicle, and West Coast wine competitions.
Spencer Family Reserve Cask Red
Fill your glass with this deliciously smooth, robust red. Sweet black fruit aromas added to layers of ripe black cherry and plum flavors reflect a heavenly marriage of Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache and Syrah. Forward fruit flavors and a velvety texture make Spencer Family Cask Reserve the go-to red wine for everyday enjoyment.
Like a suit that fits so well it’s actually fun to wear, fresh and dry Bertoli Bianco is tailored to be everything you want in a white wine. The color is pale and straw-like. It has pleasant, fruity and floral aromas. The flavor hints at green apple, melon and lemon zest; and the finish is vibrant and refreshing. You’re sophisticated now. Enjoy it.
Kepe Blanco is full of tropical fruit notes and flavors like gooseberry and melon. A rich mouthfeel and a long leisurely finish make this fresh-tasting white wine absolutely perfect. It makes a beautiful pair for seafood, tapas or vegetarian cuisine. Simply fantastico!
La Petite Tour Classic White
La Petite Tour winery has been a highlight of Calfornia’s wine scene since the 1980s. Over the years, this white blend has remained a family favorite, and was originally only made in small lots for their own table. La Petite Tour Classic White is a delicately aromatic, medium-bodied wine with flavors of ripe pear and surprisingly bright citrus notes. It’s a versatile food wine, that pairs well with fish, grilled chicken or vegetables, and we’ve found that it’s the bottle that thrills white wine fans…and converts red wine drinkers. La Petite Tour Classic White has won seven awards, including the Gold Medal in the Critics Challenge Wine Competition, and the Silver in the Winemaker Challenge, with a score of 89 points.
Crisp, refreshing Chardonnay is the first thing that comes to mind when most people think of white wine. Snickerdoodle makes a fresh Chardonnay, with flavors of green apple, nectarine and juicy melon. A subtle hint of oak adds complexity without cutting into the wine’s crispness, resulting in a delicious gem of a California Chardonnay.
The intense sun and cool pacific winds of Washington state’s Cascade mountain range optimize ripeness and sugar levels in nearby vineyards, resulting in fruity, rich wines. Myth’s newest Riesling entices your nose with aromas of nectarine, apricot, and honey leading into flavors of honey crisp apple and stone fruit. Riesling is an inherently versatile white, begging to be enjoyed at a cocktail party or with Thai and Indian-inspired cuisine.
Spencer Family Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc
Grapefruit, green apple and ripe fig are the most distinguishing characteristics of this award-winning white wine. Produced in a century-old vineyard, the grapes in Spencer Family Sauvignon Blanc provide marvelous complexity and balance to this fruity, crisp wine. This sauv blanc is one of our most highly decorated bottles, taking Gold Medals in the Toast of the Coast (93 points), San Francisco Chronicle, and Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competitions in 2016, along with Silvers in the 2015 Grand Harvest Awards and Critics Challenge (89 points).