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Vintages Release October 25, 2013

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Dessert Wine

Ramos Pinto 30 Years Old Tawny Port Adriano Ramos Pinto, Douro, Portugal: Very mature and lovely tawny port. It's ready to drink now, so don't cellar it. Lovely toffee and toasted nut flavours. Great after-dinner drink. Drink: 2009 - 2014 250795 20% S 750 mL $103.95 Score: 92/100. October 2013. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Emilio Lustau East India Solera Sherry, Jerez, Spain: Nutty, tasty and complex; gorgeous after-dinner drink. This sherry is a mature Oloroso blended with a mature Pedro Ximenez. Source: Winery Drink: 2010 - 2017 342931 20% S 500 mL $22.95 Score: 93/100. October 2013. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Red Wine

Tangley Oaks Terlato Wines Cabernet Sauvignon 2010, California, United States: Round, full-bodied and plummy with mouth-watering acidity for a range of dishes. Balanced, very classic California cabernet. Aromas of cassis, blackberry and blackcurrant wrapped in a warm, rich blanket of toasty oak and banilla smoke. Lovely finish. Cabernet Sauvignon food pairings: braised meats, grilled steak, meat casserole, roast beef dinner, grilled lamb shanks. Drink: 2012 - 2016 104208 14.5% D 750 mL $25.95 Score: 90/100. October 2013. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Les Tourelles De Longueville La Compagnie Medociane Des Grands Meritage 2009, Bordeaux, France: Love this full-bodied, classic Bordeaux. Lots of band-aid on the nose (that's a good thing, and comes from fine oak aging), plus great depth, layers and length on the finish. Drink: 2013 - 2017 265843 13.5% D 750 mL $79.00 Score: 92/100. October 2013. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Morgan Garys' Vineyard Pinot Noir 2009, California, United States: Balanced and complex with lovely mouth-watering juiciness. More earthy than fruity. Love this style! Drink: 2011 - 2015 327528 14.3% XD 750 mL $65.97 Score: 93/100. October 2013. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Casar De Burbia Tebaida 2008, Bierzo, Spain: Savoury, meaty and full-bodied with mature aromas and flavours of leather, smoke and dried herbs. Drink: 2013 - 2018 353623 13.5% XD 750 mL $36.95 Score: 91/100. October 2013. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

White Wine

Benefizio Castello Di Pomino Riserva Marchesi De' Frescobaldi 2011, Tuscany, Italy: Lots of mouth-watering juiciness and green apple vibrancy here! Balanced and fresh. Terrific for seafood. Food pairings: grilled pork, chicken, seafood. Drink: 2012 - 2016 332247 13.5% XD 750 mL $37.95 Score: 90/100. October 2013. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart

Maximin Grünhäuser C. Von Schubert Riesling Trocken 2010, Mosel, Germany: Zesty, zippy and vibrant! Lemon sunshine with lime lift through the mid-palate. Medium-bodied. Great wine! Try it with seafood. Drink: 2012 - 2018 333039 11.5% XD 750 mL $26.95 Score: 93/100. October 2013. Full Review Add to Shopping Cart


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