Langhe, Piedmont, Italy750ml |14.5% ABV Grape Variety: 95% Nebbiolo, 5% Barbera
he 2008 Costa Russi is absolutely gorgeous. Sweet dark cherries, tar, licorice and new leather are some of the aromas and flavors that take shape in the glass. The 2008 is a firm Costa Russi, with less of the seductiveness of most years, but equally fine balance. Ideally it needs a few more years in bottle, but it is striking. The finish shows terrific intensity. The typical juiciness of the site is framed by the firm tannins of the year. Everything that makes Costa Russi such an engaging wine is here, but in a slightly smaller-scaled package than in the very finest years. Anticipated maturity: 2016-2028.
Blackberries and flowers on the nose follow through to a full body, with chewy tannins and a round texture. All in finesse and length. Best after 2013.Deep and rich, this red is fresh and vibrant, displaying mint, cherry, licorice and spice flavors. Framed in oak, both spice and tannins, with a taut structure and fine length. Best from 2014 through 2025. 150 cases imported.
|Nebbiolo friendly dishes include truffle and mushroom pizza, porcini and duck risotto, and other games bird dishes.|
Piemonte, Italy 750ml |14.5% ABV Grape Variety: Nebbiolo Tasting Notes: Here is a beautiful wine for the ages. The 2010 Barolo Riserva Bricco Boschis Vigna San Giuseppe captures the timeless beauty and balance of the vintage with exuberance and authenticity. The...
Priorat, Spain 750ml |16% ABV Grape Variety: 70% Cariñena, 30% Garnacha. Winemakers Notes This barrel selection of the most concentrated barrels of Costers sees an additional 2 months aging in new French Allier barrels for a total of 16 months. We keep...
Toro, Spain 750ml |14% ABV Grape Variety: 100% Tempranillo Winemaker Notes Juan Rojo is a red wine from Toro, produced by Bodegas y Pagos Matarredonda, a winery that was founded in 2001 after falling in love in 1998 with the vineyards of the El Pego....