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Vintages Wine Picks July 20, 2013

White Wine

Abad Dom Bueno Bodega Del Abad Godello 2010, D.O., Bierzo, Spain: Dry, crisp and clean with lots of lime acidity. A terrific wine for making up your senses. Nice aperitif or companion to a wide range of dishes. This wine was fermented and aged in stainless steel. Pair with: ginger chicken, salads, grilled vegetables. Drink: 2012-2014. 154302 13% XD 750 mL  $15.95 Score: 87/100. July 20, 2013 Smart Buy Wine Full Review Add to: Shopping List Cellar  

Red Wine

Cerro AƱon Reserva Bodegas Olarra Tempranillo Garnacha Mazuelo 2006, D.O.C.A., Rioja, Spain: Toasty oak and dark fruit on the nose. Gorgeous, supple texture, full-bodied weight and great length. This is perfect for potluck gatherings or movie night. This wine is a blend of 80% Tempranillo, 5% Garnacha and 15% Mazuelo that is matured for 20 months in American oak. dry, smoky finish. Pair with: lightly spiced grilled chicken and mushrooms, chili, Cuban black bean soup, short ribs, turkey. Drink: 2012-2016. 114306 13.50% XD 750 mL  $17.95 Score: 87/100. July 20, 2013 Charming Grilled Chicken Wine Full Review Add to: Shopping List Cellar  

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