Monthly Archives: May 2017

Don Melchor Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 review by (PB)

Hue–Deep dark Black cherry to the rim Bouquet–Rich, expressive blackberry pie, with hints of blueberry pie, tar, cigar box, and cedar Palate–Lush dark berries, brioche, bold tannins, a touch of sweet cream in the finish. I received a magnum of this great wine a gift and we had part of it for Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner. With…

Villa Montignana Chianti Classico 2010 Riserva review by (PB)

Ruby/black cherry hue Bouquet–Lovely fresh cherry above the rim, with cigar box and spice with more sweet peppery, black licorice and fragrant soap. Palate–Minerally cinnamon,dried cherry, lip smacking tannins, green rustic forest floor, decent finish. I paid $12 for this from $20.  Having home made spaghetti, and twill be a perfect pairing so raise a…