Pleasure’s Picks Sept 2020
EOS CABERNET SAUVIGNON, California
$12.99 SALE $9.99
California Cabernet Sauvignon is deep ruby in color and offers aromas of cherry, black tea and clove. This wine is medium bodied with bold flavors of dark fruits, toasty oak and hints of baking spices.
VANDERPUMP ROSE’, Provence
$20.99 SALE $18.99
A classic Provence rosé with elegant aromas of delicate red currant and sweet citrus. Palate has a touch of strawberry, tangerine and peaches. Fresh, dry and bright with crisp acidity. Perfect with light appetizers, seafood and of course the classic Provence dish, Moules Frites.
CHATEAU d’ APREMONT SAVOIE, Apremont
$21.99 SALE $18.99
Made in an alpine climate that contends with a very short growing season due its limited sunshine. Fruit driven with intense floral aromas and flavors of peach, citrus, mineral and flint.
LE MORETTE BARDOLINO, Italy
$23.99 SALE $19.99
A wine of ruby red color, it presents pleasant fruity scents, endowed with juvenile fragrance. Light-bright rose in color with a fragrant, fresh and fruity flavor. It has a dry taste, full of balance and with delicate spicy notes, it is endowed with a good persistence. It is a wine for all occasions which favors tasty white meat and red meat, although, in this case, with delicate flavors. Corvina 65%, Rondinella 30% and Molinara 5%
PIEROPAN SOAVE CLASSICO, Veneto
$22.99 SALE $19.99
This is the freshest, youngest wine in the Pieropan family range. It is made entirely from fruit grown in their own vineyards situated in the Soave Classico zone and planted only with indigenous grape varieties. Brilliant straw yellow colour with greenish hints. A delicate nose is reminiscent of almond blossoms and marzipan, good depth of fruit on the palate that is nicely balanced by a zingy acidity that enhances its long length. It makes an excellent partner for soups, starters, egg-based dishes or seafood and fresh water fish dishes. It is an excellent aperitif, especially when served with simple canapés. Garganega: 85%, Trebbiano di Soave: 15%
TORMARESCA PAIARA CABERNET SAUVIGNON, Italy
$ 19.99 SALE $15.99
Bright black cherry and blueberry aromas meld with cinnamon and bubblegum in this accessible Cabernet Sauvignon. It is juicy and crunchy on the palate in dark berry flavors that are shaded by graphite and warm spice.
CHATEAU MUSAR JEUNE ROUGE, Lebanon
$23.99 SALE $20.99
Inky-dark, silky-textured, and aromatic, with blackcurrant, raspberry, and cherry jam flavors, and a warm, spicy finish, it has been likened to a fine Roussillon red
BROC CELLARS LOVE WHITE, California
$23.99 SALE $20.99
The grapes were harvested in August to help preserve their natural acidity. All varieties were fermented separately then aged in neutral French oak barrels for 8 months with no S02. Malolactic fermentation was allowed to happen naturally. We added Picpoul to the Love White blend – adding more brightness. 38% Marsanne, 24% Picpoul, 22% Rousanne, 16% Grenache Blanc
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