Tag Archives: cabernet sauvignon

Our Picks for the Big Game on Sunday

La Crema Pinot Noir 2012 A perennial favorite with soft dark fruit flavors. $19.99 Per Bottle Melville Verna’s Estate Pinot Noir 2011 A terrific Santa Barbara Pinot Noir with ripe fruit and a real elegance. $26.99 Per Bottle Melville Verna’s Estate Chardonnay 2011 A bright, fresh take on classic California Chardonnay. $22.99 Per Bottle Barrel 27 Right Hand Man Syrah ... Read More »

Xavier Flouret Wine Tasting: Fynbos Chenin Blanc and Oscar Cabernet Sauvignon

Xavier Flouret Fynbos Chenin Blanc and Oscar Cabernet Sauvignon

Xavier Flouret Fynbos Chenin Blanc 2011 Sourced from the Mooiplaas Wine estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa, this wine is mostly Chenin Blanc with a small amount of Semillon blended in. The result is a fresh wine ripe with dried peach and apricot. The Semillon adds a bit more weight to the palate while the Chenin Blanc highlights the minerality. A ... Read More »

Free South African Wine Tasting: Miravel Sauvignon Blanc, Audacia Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon

Miravel Sauvignon Blanc, Audacia Merlot and Audacia Cabernet Sauvignon

Stellenbosch is located in the Western Cape province of South Africa. Situated not far from the shore of the Atlantic Ocean, the region enjoys a Mediterranean Climate. That, along with it’s hilly landscape and surrounding mountain ranges make Stellenbosch perfect for viticulture. Read More »