Monthly Archives: April 2010

Trimbach Gewurztraminer 2006 wine review by (PB)

Gentle golden hue with awesome bouquet of spicy unknown fruit with touches of citrus with light pineapple and a powdery, sweet fragrance. Fantastic!Palate–Minerals abound as you would expect from an Alsatian white, on an off dry foundation of yellow citrus and an almost Sauvignon Blanc-like grassy note. There is a slight touch of green apple…

Monkey Bay Rose 2007 wine review by (PB)

One of the grocery chains in my area is having a “close out” sale on numerous wines and this rose was going at $4.Watermelon juice hue with bouquet of really gorgeous sweet fruity aromas of fragrant strawberry and vanilla.Palate–Juicy, straight forward strawberry fruit and chilled down is a great summer quaffer for the porch. Raise…

Tolaini Valdisanti Toscana 2006 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes:Fragrant nose with a concentrated beam of ripe raspberry and black cherry with some milk chocolate and spicy earth notesFull bodied, dense, and velvety on the palateLong finish of plum, earth, and spiceWhat a beautifully-made super-Tuscan, and it won’t break the bank. There’s a great beam of fruit in the bouquet and interesting layers…