Posts Tagged ‘Alcohol’

Karl Erbes Urziger Wurzgarten Riesling Spatlese 2011 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes: Beautiful pear and passionfruit notes on the nose Medium bodied and silky on the palate Sweet fruit and honey on the finish with lively acidity underneath Summary: Showing amazing balance between sweet fruit and lively acidity, this wine is delicious and versatile. At only 7.5% alcohol, it dances in the glass and across […]

Trader Joe’s Late Harvest Moscato 2009 (Paso Robles) wine review by (PB)

Gentle golden color with bouquet of mandarin orange, stewed peach, with an under note of alcohol. Palate– this is minerally, with prominent stewed or stone fruit flavors with decent acidity and a finish that lingers. The get a grip factor is that this was $4.99 at TJ’s in Pasadena. This is not your typical desert […]

Ramey Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes: Black cherry, anise, and earthy notes on the nose Full bodied and moderately firm texture on the palate Nicely integrated dried currants, roasted herbs, and smoky cedar on the finish Summary: For Napa Cabernet Sauvignon, this is a very good, refined, classy style.  I don’t get too worked up over the style debate […]

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