Search Results for : NOTES0628

 

To add ONE item to your order, type desired number of bottles in its How Many box, click Add to Cart button at that item.
To add SEVERAL items to your order at once, type desired number of bottles in How Many box for each item,
click the Add All Marked Items button at the bottom of the page.


(WT062817-01) 16 SANCERRE COTE DES EMBOUFFANTS, DOMAINE ROGER NEVEU  $21.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE LOIRE) 12.5%; at Verdigny; on limestone. Shy. With light SO2 yet./ Soft and sweetish on entry. Some zing at the end. More to come. 16.5+.
How many:   


(WT062817-02) 16 SANCERRE LA CHATELLENIE, DOMAINE JOSEPH MELLOT  $23.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE LOIRE) 13%; on silex, clay, limestone. Fresh, and well delineated. Fine boned, tensile, precise. Pleasing sauvignon citrus focus. Well tailered./ Softness on entry evolves to a tangy, crisp, classic calcareous follow through. Very good form and presentation. 16.7+.
How many:   


(WT062817-03) 16 SANCERRE LES GRIOTTES, DOMAINE GUENEAU  $24.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE LOIRE) 13%; at Chavignol; on caillottes. Close, with light SO2. Premature./ Yes, closed up. Rallies with a tangy aftertaste. Not ready for prime time. 16.2+.
How many:   


(WT062817-04) 16 SANCERRE LA REINE BLANCHE, DOMAINE JEAN REVERDY  $25.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE LOIRE) 13%; at Verdigny; dispersed vineyards on silex, caillottes, and terres blanches. To start, SO2 closes the nose down and gives a sharpness./ Aeration works wonders, and the palate boasts fetching sweet-tart ying-yang, and flavors of new mown grass and grapefruit. Soft landing. 16.0+/16.9+.
How many:   


(WT062817-05) 16 SANCERRE, DOMAINE HIPPOLYTE REVERDY  $26.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE LOIRE) 11-14%; at Chaudoux-Verdigny; dispersed vineyards on clay, Kimmeridgian limestone. Lots of calcaire. Singular./ Suave, burnished texture. Lightly sweet citrus flavor. Yes, fine textured, well balanced, and lengthy. 17.0+.
How many:   


(WT062817-06) 16 WYNCROFT MARLAND LAKE MICHIGAN SHORE SAUVIGNON BLANC - SEMILLON  $19.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (U.S. MICHIGAN) 86 - 14. Plump semillon, rangy sauvignon aromatic profile. Just the right balance and tete a tete exchange between the two./ Yes, both padding and zip. Each varietalís flavor profile expressed accurately and harmoniously. 16.9+.
How many:   


(WT062817-07) 16 DOGLIANI DOLCETTO SAN LUIGI, AZ. AGR. PECCHENINO  $17.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (ITALY) 13.5%. Much more appeal in youth than was the 2015. Full, snappy cherry, licorice, tar, peel./ Medium bodied; good dolcetto weight and fluidity. Some peels tannin and astringency yet. 16.3+.
How many:   


(WT062817-08) 15 BOURGUEIL CUVEE ALOUETTES, DOMAINE DE LA CHANTELEUSERIE  $14.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE LOIRE) 12%; est. 1822. Reduced yet. 2015 dense./ Rightful size and fulfillment of 2015. But still reduced. That wonít likely bother the Europhiles. 14.5++.
How many:   


(WT062817-09) 15 VENTISQUERO ROOT 1 MAIPO VALLEY CABERNET SAUVIGNON  $9.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (CHILE) 13.5%; ungrafted vines. Classic Maipo cabernet aromas of red and black currants. Yes./ Wood applications enter the picture on the palate. Maipo cabernet character confirmed. Not a lot of depth, but whatís to complain about the price? Good value. 16.3.
How many:   


(WT062817-10) 15 SEAN MINOR 4B PASO ROBLES CABERNET SAUVIGNON  $14.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (U.S. WEST COAST) 13.5%. Paso fruit warmth without pruniness. An attractively moderate approach in 2015, including a sensible alcohol level. Deepens and persists as it airs./ Yes, sweet and open hearted. One of the most appealing in the series at an early age. Wine of place too. 16.6.
How many:   


(WT062817-11) 15 NAHE DORNFELDER TROCKEN, ST. ANTONIUSKELLEREI  $8.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (GERMANY) 13%. Good, clear, direct, and accomplished varietal ID and exemplary ripeness in this sunny vintage. None of dornfelderís sometimes funky, herbal reductiveness. A fine deal too./ Even handed approach, surely tasty, dry but not austere. Good concentration to accompany full fare. Fruity aftertaste. A hard-working dornfelder. 16.3.
How many:   


(WT062817-12) 15 NAHE DORNFELDER, ST. ANTONIUSKELLEREI  $8.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (GERMANY) 10%. Another clear and true representative. Here though thereís still some H2S prophylactic due to lower alcohol and higher sweetness./ And it is sweet for sure. That dampens the varietal flavor. Pretty good overall, and will improve with aeration. 15.8+.
How many:   


(WT062817-13) 15 COTES DU RHONE LES TROIS COURONNES, CELLIER DES TROIS COURONNES  $8.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE MEDITERRANEAN) 14%; 80% grenache; 20% syrah. Plenty of sweetness and oomph. The best vintage yet; even better than the 2010. Body, texture, aromatics, largesse./ Deep, sweet, and complete. Great flavor, texture, all. Plenty of alcohol and glycerol smoothness and amplitude also. Wow, a deal! 16.7+.
How many:   


(WT062817-14) 14 COTES DU RHONE RESERVE, DOMAINE DE LA JANASSE  $12.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE MEDITERRANEAN) 14%; 55% grenache, 25% syrah, 10% carignan, 5% each cinsault, mourvedre. Though the vintage is a cool one, Janasse always makes a large scale wine. This oneís deep, very ripe, and powerful. Huge, actually./ Sweet, giving, spicy, fully ripe fruit. Turns up the volume. Reserve indeed. More like a Villages than a basic CdR. 17.0+.
How many:   


(WT062817-15) 10 MUSTER BAROSSA VALLEY MOURVEDRE  $29.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (AUSTRALIA) 14.2%; est. 1859. Sweetness and maturity of a 7 year old Barossa admirably expressed. Not much traditional varietal character. Itís more about bottle bouquet at this age./ Yes, Barossa sweet fruit surpasses mourvedreís tendency toward reductiveness. A big dinner wine with a big bouquet. It wonít fall flat soon, but itís certainly ready for meat from the barbie. 16.6.
How many:   


(WT062817-16) DUNKERTONS DRY HEREFORDSHIRE CIDER HALF LITER  $7.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRUIT) 6.9%; organic. A bit organic funky./ Run of the mill tart apple stuff. 15.8.
How many:   


(WT062817-17) DUNKERTONS BLACK FOX HERFORDSHIRE CIDER HALF LITER  $7.99
06/28/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRUIT) 6.9%; organic. Green glints./ More like a classic cider./ Yes, medium dry and proper. 16.2.
How many:   
1 of 1 Pages

winerat@villagecorner.com

The Shop - End of Bin Sale, Stock Lists Annotated, Newly Available, Wednesday Group Tasting Notes, Specials & Features, Half Bottles, Gift Certificates Clubs & Events - Events Details, Reservations, Introductions, How to Join Clubs, TG-AAWC Newsletter Shop Policies - Credit/Debit Cards, Discounts, Delivery, Shipping About Us - Map, Directions, Wine Staff Continuous Evolving End of Bin Sale Stock Lists Newly Available Tasting Notes Specials How to Join Event Details Event Details Event Details Reserve for Any/All TG Events Tasting Notes Tasting Notes Tasting Notes Tasting Notes Tasting Notes How to Join Event Details Event Details Event Details Reserve for ANY or ALL Events