Germany : Wurttemberg
MD BODIED, RED/BLACK FRUIT, HERB, FRESH, BAKING SPICE, NEUTRAL OAK
Trollinger, also called Schiava in Italy, is an important red grape of Swabia. The nose and palate are vibrantly alive with notes of wild strawberry, floral golden raspberry, yellow plum, tart red cherry, with hints of baking spice, and lots of savory elements. It’s like silk over steel--Elegant and powerful.
Italy : Calabria : Ciro
MED-FULL BODIED, RED FRUIT, FLORAL, SMOKY, TANNINS, SOME OAK
Gaglioppo, a native variety to the Italian “boot”, is sometimes referred to the “Nebbiolo of the South”. The palate is rich, full and dominated by sweet fruit. Aromas of red cherry, cranberry and red roses that transfer to the palate, which has dusty tannins and a nice long finish. Umami galore!
SPAIN : GALICIA : RIBEIRA SACRA
MEDIUM BODIED, RED FRUIT, FLORAL, LIGHT, BRIGHT, NEUTRAL OAK
A hauntingly aromatic, pure, and delicately sculpted wine. Finely detailed fruit on the nose that recall wild cherry tinged with blood orange and wild herbs. On the palate, it’s lucid and tender and finishes long.
FOOD PAIRING: Poultry & Pork
Chile : Central Valley
MEDIUM BODIED, RED FRUIT, ESPRESSO, BLACK PEPPER, OAK
FRANCE : SOUTHWEST : VIN DE PAYS DES COTES DE GASCOGNE
50% Merlot, 50% Tannat
MD-FULL BODIED, RED FRUIT, SPICE, SOFT TANNINS, BAKING SPICE, NO OAK