Monthly Archives: June 2010

Melini Borghi D’elsa 2008 wine review by (PB)

This $7 wine has a nice garnet hue with tart red fruit aromas with herbal scents that are lovely and almost minty but not quite. More basil like.Palate–a mite young but juicy fruit-filled cherry/berry core that is tasty.For the price it is a nice value and a “buy more” so raise a glass.–A Review from…

Masi Masianco Pinot Grigio/Verduzzo wine review by (PB)

This wine was sent to the WCB free of charge for review.Crystalline straw hue with lovely fruit aromas rising from the glass.Bouquet is full of lovely fruit aromas with bananas and vanilla cream at the front with a wonderful tropical fruit melange with melon accents and loads of citrus notes. Wow!Palate–minerals up front with citrus…

Four Vines Old Vine Cuvee Zinfandel 2007 wine review by (PB)

*Previously reviewed: Nice black cherry hue with really nice bouquet of wild black cherry, ripe blackberry and plum with the characteristic wild, brambly, forest floor edge that is classic Zin.Palate–Nice full bodied plush texture with big, fruity, bready, dark berries on top of plenty of smoke and wood with an espresso highlight. Paired with BBQ’d…