Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks – 06 October 2014

Explore a new wine this weekend!

Whether you’re into dry, sweet, red,
white, Italian, French or even “Hops”,
consider trying our suggestions below!

Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks

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“Hops ‘r Better” Winer

Wine: 2009 Portal Colheita
Type: Red
Vineyard: Duoro Portugal

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“Okay, okay – I went for the points here! It’s difficult to pick wines from areas that you are unfamiliar with… so I’ll be the guinea pig and let you know my thoughts when I taste this one.From the label, the varietals are 60% Tinta Roriz, 25% Touriga-Nacional, 15% Touriga-Franca (so I should have a somewhat comparable with the Catedral above). Apparently, this is a good example of a classic Douro wine so this will serve me well for future wines in the region.”
Miki
“This is the Life” Winer

Wine: 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
Type: Red, Dry
Vineyard: Rancho Sisquoc Winery

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A hint of tobacco flavor and a “sock in the face” with GREEN BELL PEPPER!
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Brian
The “Timeless” Winer
 

Wine: Bouchard Aine & Fils Pays d’Oc Chardonnay 2012
Type: White, Dry
Vineyard: Bouchard Aine & Fils Winery

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A beautiful white carrying the scent of white blossoms, exotic fruit, and peach, added to just a touch of oak. It’s delectable on the tongue and well-balanced with a buttery structure and hints of honey and toast.
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Elizabeth
The “Hippy” Winer
 

Wine: Castello di Monsanto Chianti Classico Riserva 2010
Type: Red, Dry
Vineyard: Castello di Monsanto Winery, Italy

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A very robust red wine, with hints of cherry. Vibrant and full of flavor. Highly recommend!

 We hope you enjoy our picks and would love to hear what you think,
so leave us a comment below! 

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