Monthly Archives: November 2018

Orquestal Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 review by (PB )

On the lighter side garnet hue for Cabernet with aromas of dried cherries, sweet and savory spice touches, rustic forest floor on the edges Palate–Tart first impression, light licorice notes, astringent, subdued fruit, with a bitter mid palate nad a slightly funky finish. I bought this at a favorite retailer as one of their closeout…

Vina Robles Petite Sirah 2013 review by (PB)

Crazy, inky almost black hue with aromas of sweet dark berry bonbon creams hints of mint and jellied cranberry sauce. Palate-Rich, opulent, intense dark black berry with a lingering stewed fruit berry finish. This will be our turkey dinner pairing and it will be great!  Jettison the old myth about white wine with poultry and…

Chateau Machorre 2005 review by (PB)

Consistent garnet to the rim which is amazing for this 13 yo Grand Vin de Bordeaux. Aromas of rich blackberry, with mints, cedar and eucalyptus, spicy cherry Twizzlers with an under layer of loam. Palate–Integrated, flavors comprised of pretty much all the above in the bouquet with a nearly candy apple coating you find on…