This Weekend at Olde Towne Liquors
A tasting with Ben O'Brien from Commonwealth Wine and Spirits
William Hill- Cabernet Sauvignon
Red and dark berry aromas with a hint of raspberry, dark cherry, blackberry and blueberry.
These aromas extend to the palate along with notes of jam with lite spice, sweet vanilla, and dark chocolate.
Intense lush red berry and dark chocolate finish.
William Hill- Chardonnay
Ripe tree fruit and hardy notes of baked apple are supported by layers of caramel, brown spice and toasted oak flavors.
This wine has a rich palate and silky mouthfeel, with a hint of sweetness and a long, lingering finish.
Starborough- Sauvignon Blanc
Crisp and refreshing with tropical fruit and floral accents and fresh acidity.
The wine shows flavors of pear, passion fruit, and gooseberry with a hint of lime.
La Marca- Prosecco
Soft Bubbles, creamy, hint of toast, lightly sweet, aromas and flavors of white grapefruit and minerals.
Mac Murray- Pinot Noir
Fred Mac Murray, from My Three Sons, this is his Ranch, property where his daughter Kate still lives.
Flavors of delicate cherry and pomegranate with hints of vanilla and toast. The mouthfeel is silky and rewarding.
Wine Tasting with LT
Pascual Toso- Chardonnay
Lots of green apples, pineapple and mango fruit. This chard is fresh and racy with good acidity.
Pascual Toso- Malbec
On the nose clean and fruitful. Aromas of plum and guince with a little touch of elegant oak.
Pascual Toso- Cabernet Sauvignon
Nicely focused blackberry, cherry, plum, fruit with dark chocolate.
This Cab is concentrated and has firm tannins for great personality.
Santa Ema- Syrah
Aromas of berries such as strawberries and cassis with a floral note accompanied by smoke and tobacco.
Santa Ema- Carmenere
Aromas of black cherries, fine herbs, black pepper and a bit of chocolate. Well rounded with big body and good concentration.
Santa Ema- Merlot
Very fruity with spices, aromas of plums, blackberries, blueberries, and intense notes of caramel, chocolate and vanilla.
Soft, ripe tannins. Good structure and balance.