Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘Grenache’

  • 2017 Cellers de Scala Dei Priorat Garnatxa – Spain, Catalunya, Priorat (11/23/2019)
    WIML88

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of blueberries, anise and black berries. Flavors of black raspberries, berries and plums. Medium to bright acidity, medium tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink over the short term. (88 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 2010 Sine Qua Non Grenache Five Shooter – USA, California, Central Coast (12/28/2019)
    WIML95

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of smoke, tar, plum, dark berries, cherries and potpourri. Flavors of boysenberries, plums and black cherries. Medium to bright acidity, medium to firm tannin, full bodied. Big wine but incredibly balanced nonetheless. Calming down a bit with age. (95 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 2011 Department 66 L’Agent – France, Languedoc Roussillon, Roussillon, Vin de Pays des Côtes Catalanes (10/9/2019)
    WIML88

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of aspirin, roasted meat and black berries. Flavors of black berries and black cherries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, medium bodied. Drink over the short term. (88 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 2016 Torrin The Maven – USA, California, Central Coast, Paso Robles (10/9/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of aspirin, smoke, black raspberries and white pepper. Flavors of chewy currants, raspberries and dried plums. Medium acidity, firm tannin, full bodied. Drink with air or hold. (93 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 2018 Château Miraval Côtes de Provence Rosé – France, Provence, Côtes de Provence (10/3/2019)
    WIML89

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. Followed over about 90 minutes.

    Salmon color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose starts with a hint of bubble gum followed by notes of strawberries, ocean breeze and bit of soft spices. Flavors of strawberries, raspberries and minerals. Medium to bright acidity, light to medium body. Drink now. (89 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 2007 Saxum Bone Rock James Berry Vineyard – USA, California, Central Coast, Paso Robles (11/14/2019)
    WIML94

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. Followed over about 90 minutes.

    Dark purple to almost inky black color in the glass, clear looking as best as I could tell. Huge nose of currants, dried plums, dark chocolate covered cherries, black pepper, you name it. It’s in there. Rich flavors of juicy currants, black berries and dried plums. Medium acidity, medium to firm tannin, full bodied plus some if possible. Drink now with some air or continue to hold. Wowzer. Massive. (94 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

  • 1977 Domaine du Duy Banyuls – France, Languedoc Roussillon, Roussillon, Banyuls (9/11/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of almonds, golden raisins and a hint of sorghum. Flavors of sorghum, dried plums and currants. Medium acidity, full bodied. Drink or hold. (93 points)

Posted from CellarTracker

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »