New England Wine & Spirits
Friday October 13 4-7pm
1. Zardetto Prosecco, Italy $11.99 net $10.00/cs price
Located in the heart of the famous Prosecco territory between Conegliano and Valdobiadene, Zardetto has been a leader in sparkling wine for more than 40 years. A blend of 95% Glera and 5% Chardonnay. Crystal clear with a hearty white foam and fine perlage. Fresh fragrant aromas and a delicately soft and harmonious taste are the hallmarks of this quintessential aperitif wine.
2. Tiefenbrunner Pinot Grigio, Dolomiti $15.99 $11.00/cs price
Tiefenbruner is located in the foothills of the Dolomites in North central Italy, a sunny yet very cool
region which produces wines of bright green apple flavors with great minerality. Straw yellow in color with lemon highlights, this Pinot Grigio is youthful and lively. On the nose, this wine has aromas of citrus, white flowers, pears, apples, and meadow grass. Up-front citrus flavors give way to stony minerality and a crisp finish.
3. Frank Family Carneros Chardonnay $37.99
The Frank Family Vineyards located at the historic Larkmead Winery in Calistoga in the Napa Valley
makes wines with grapes from top vineyards that they own or they purchase from growers. The Carneros
Chardonnay is made from grapes from the Frank Family’s Lewis Vineyard in the Carneros region of Napa. _The Chardonnay has a pale yellow straw color. Aromas of white flowers, stone fruit, lemon zest and a hint of vanilla, lead to a rich and enveloping palate of lychee fruit and toasted almonds, with bright, mouth-watering acidity.
4. Castello di Bossi, Chianti Classico $22.99 $19.99 net
Deep, ruby-red in color, this Chianti Classico offers aromas of ripe cherries and red plums, with subtle notes of toasted vanilla beans and purple flowers. On the palate, the wine displays a superbly structured character with bright acidity and a pleasantly savory finish.
5. Tres Picos, Campo de Borja, Spain $17.99
Made entirely of old vine Garnacha, Tres Picos has powerful aromas of black currant and candied cherry, vanilla and exotic spice nuances with air. Deeply concentrated dark berry and spicecake flavors are enhanced by notes of smoky minerals and floral pastilles, while a subtle peppery quality adds spiciness.
6. Brecca Garnacha,Calatayud, Spain $17.99
The Breca from Calatayud is 100% old-vine Garnacha (from vines planted between 1925 and 1945) made from yields of less than one ton of fruit per acre. Fermented in stainless steel tanks and then transferred to new to 3-year-old French oak casks for 21 months, this outstanding red is the poor man's Priorat. This process produces wines with deep color and character, as well as lively acidity. The wine is characterized by aromas of ripe black fruit compote, overlaid with spices such as black pepper.