Monthly Archives: February 2008

Bogle Petite Syrah 2005 wine review by (PB)

Rich purple/cranberry hue to the rim; ripe berry bouquet with intensity and a slight chocolate backing.Palate–big fruit front with slightly bitter mid palate and fruit layers; needs a little air.Ripe berries and plums; rather unidimensional but all things are fairly well balanced. Tasty and easy to drink so for $12, I liked it! Raise a…

Oveja Negra 2006 wine review by (BP)

This is a Chilean blend of Cabernet Franc and Carmenere. The hue of this wine whose name means “Black Sheep” is black cherry in tone with some garnet depth. Mineral notes highlight a lighter medium red berry thrust in the nose.Palate is spicy with bready front and coarse flavors that are tight and unresolved with…