Apr 24th Old Vines Garnacha Wines

Old Vines Garnacha Old Vines Garnacha Wines from the Calatayud and Aragon Regions of Spain Garnacha de Fuego, Old Vines Garnacha 2014 Dark purple. Deeply pitched cherry, cassis and pipe tobacco aromas are brightened by floral and peppery spice qualities. Cherry compote and plum jam flavors coat the palate, with juicy acidity providing shape and […]

Apr 17th Navarra Spain and Bodegas Nekeas

Bodegas Nekeas Navarra, Spain Bodegas Nekeas is located in the town of Añorbe in the Valley of Valdizarbe, which sits on the foothills of the Pyrenees mountains. It is owned by eight families that live in town, and is part of the most northern region of the D.O. Navarra.   Bodegas Nekeas Vega Sindoa Chardonnay […]

Apr 10th Rioja Spanish Wines

Rioja Spanish Wines April 10th   Bodegas Muga, Blanco 2015 Greenish, straw yellow color, bright and clear. On the nose are fruits, mainly citrus and green apple, “sweetened” by pastry aromas from the fine lees and spices from the Nevers oak. On the palate, the attack is at the same time mineral and silky, underpinned […]

Apr 3rd Spanish Wine from Castilla y Leon

Spanish Wines from Castilla y Leon April 3rd Bodegas Triton Mencia 2013 Triton Mencia is a complex wine with great structure and a lasting finish. Opaque ruby color. Complex aromas of cherry pit, cassis, lavender and tobacco, with slow-building spiciness and a hint of smoky minerals. Sappy dark berry flavors gain energy and power with air, […]

Mar 27th Mark Ryan Wines

Mark Ryan Wines – March 27th   Board Track Racer Cellars by Mark Ryan 2014 The Vincent 33% Syrah, 17% Malbec, 8% Merlot, 2% Petit Verdot. Columbia Valley, WA The 2014 Vincent Red features dense, pure aromas of black cherry, black raspberry, caramel lined spice and vanilla. The palate is bold, with mouth-filling concentration of […]