Monthly Archives: December 2011

G. H.Mumm “Cordon Rouge” wine review by (PB)

Straw hue with streaming, pin-prick bubbles giving off a slightly nutty bouquet.Palate–Hazelnut front with harsh bubbles and very fleeting flavor with a quick finish. This is the wine poured in the movie Casablanca with the Bogey at his best. This was also my first Champagne which I opened with a sword under the tutelage of…

Heath Wines Southern Sisters Reserve Shiraz 2004 wine review by (PB)

This Barossa Valley Shiraz has a deep garnet presentation with deep blackberry, spice and cocoa with a touch of eucalyptus, tomato jelly and spiced mocha Starbucks drink. Seriously!Palate–Dense, full bodied–ya think–with deep rich intense dark berry, rich tannins, and a fruit bomb presence that is immense, interesting and really really tasty.This is my daughter’s-in-law go…