TASTING :: OCTOBER 16, 2016
Sparkman Lumiere Chardonnay ’13
Yellow, gold with medium viscosity in the glass. Nose of butter, banana, apple, tropical citrus, chamomile and wet grass. Medium body with tropical fruit, butter, zingy minerals, apple, honeydew, zest and white tea on the palate.
Boeger Winery Barbera ’13
Aromas of fresh tobacco, browned butter and toasted sugar, sweet red pepper, ripe cranberry, and pomegranate. The mouth-watering licorice palate has vibrancy and zip.
Angel Vine Zinfandel ’12
Notes of raspberry jam, plum and herbs. It’s full bodied with a mixture of fruit and spice flavors, running hot on the finish
Alexandria Nic A2 Cabernet Sauvignon ’13
Deep color, good tannin structure, moderate acidity and aromas of blackcurrant, tomato leaf, dark spices and cedarwood.
Sparkman Wilderness Red Blend ’13
Aromas of dried herb, earth and blue and black fruit that are followed by palate-coating blue-fruit flavors, speckled with barrel spices, showing vibrant acidity.