Tag Archives: Tasting

Greek Island Wines Tasting: Koutsogiorgakis Winery Kamares and SantoWines Vinsanto

Koutsogiorgakis Winery's Grapes

These new arrivals from the Greek islands of Evia and Santorini offer a glimpse of the variety and quality of Greek wines produced today. Koutsogiorgakis Winery Kamares White Koutsogiorgakis might be something of a mouthful, but don’t worry, we won’t grade your pronunciation. This white from the northern side of the island of Evia (Greece’s second largest island) is a ... Read More »

Excellia Tequila Tasting: Blanco, Reposado and Añejo

Excellia Tequila

Tequilas made from 100% agave, a unique blend of tradition and innovation. Excellia Tequila Blanco Rested rather than aged for several weeks in grand cru Sauternes and Cognac casks, the Excellia Blanco Tequila is a bold and complex Blanco Tequila. Loaded with Agave character, extremely smooth and showing a wide range of flavors, this blanco can certainly be sipped on ... Read More »

Australian Wine Tasting: Route du Van Dolcetto Shiraz and Alkoomi Riesling

Australian Vineyard

Route du Van Dolcetto Shiraz 2010 When one thinks of Australian wine Shiraz certainly comes to mind, but Dolcetto definitely steps outside of the box. Dolcetto makes up 70% of the blend in this savory wine filled with notes of spice, earth, and ripe berries. With balanced tannin and fresh acidity the Route Du Van of Victoria, Australia is sure ... Read More »