Free Tastings (Week of 10/10/13)

Thursday, Oct 10, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Bruichladdich Whiskies
Taste the heavily peated “Peat Project” single malt, and the elegant “Laddie Ten,” bottled to commemorate the tenth anniversary of this distillery’s resurrection. They really are spectacular whiskies… this one’s going to be fun.

Featuring:
Port Charlotte The Peat Project – (750)
Scotland, Islay
Bruichladdich – The Laddie Ten Scotch – (750)
Scotland, Islay

Sunday Dinner Reds
So: you need wines that can stand up to big, hearty fall dishes? We’ve got three of them for you right here. Stop by this Thursday and find a new go-to red.

Featuring:
Seven of Hearts “Chatte d’Avignon” GSM – 2011 (750)
Red, USA, Washington, Columbia Valley
“Unlitro” IGT Costa Toscana Red, Ampeleia – 2012 (LTR)
Red, Italy, Tuscany
Broc Cellars Carignan – 2012 (750)
Red, USA, California, Sonoma, Alexander Valley

 

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Our Favorites for Fall
Here are two bottles that will be making frequent appearances at our dinner tables this autumn: Doña Silvina’s full, lush, cedary Malbec, and this charming, fresh Gamay-Pinot Noir blend.

Featuring:
Doña Silvina, “Fresh” Malbec – 2012 (750)
Red, Argentina, Mendoza
Saint Pourçain, Famille Laurent – 2011 (750)
Red, France, Loire, Saint-Pourcain

Spice up Your Fall
Come in and try the new, limited holiday release of Jagermeister Spice, a blend of the original Jager recipe with cinnamon and vanilla. We will also be pouring the original, so stop by to compare, contrast, and have a great Friday night.

Featuring:
Jagermeister Spice – (750)
Germany
Jagermeister – (LTR)
Germany

A Taste of Argentina
We’re pouring a dark and supple Cabernet and a lighter style of Viognier: two very compelling reasons to look to this exciting wine region when you’re in the mood for something new.

Featuring:
Alhambra Cabernet Sauvignon – 2011 (750)
Red, Argentina, Mendoza
Vientos del Sur Viognier – 2012 (750)
White, Argentina, Mendoza

 

Saturday Oct 12, 2013 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Explore Cantina Ericina Wines

Featuring:
Cataratto IGT, Cantina Ericina – 2011 (750)
White, Italy, Sicily

Rosso Tonnara, Cantina Ericina – 2011 (750)
Red, Italy, Sicily

Argentina Fest

Featuring:
Los Nevados, Malbec – 2011 (750)
Red, Argentina, Mendoza

Durigutti, Bonarda – 2010 (750)
Red, Argentina, Mendoza

 

Sunday Oct 13, 2013 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Nikka Master Blender Bottle signing and tasting event

Featuring:
Nikka 12 Yr. Pure Malt Taketsuru Whisky – (750)
Japan