Thursday, September 1, 2011

#Cabernetday + #Tempranilloday. Some of the bottles we will be talking about today (wine #1)

A selection of incredible wines that we'll be talking about today: #Cabernetday + #Tempranilloday. 

The requirements here are:
  1. Must be a single varietal Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, or Tempranillo
  2. Must have at least 50% of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, or Tempranillo (if a blend)
  3. Must be a damn good wine!
TerraNoVA - Tarara Winery - Virginia, USA
Blend: 79% Cabernet Sauvignon + 11% Petit Verdot + 10% Tannat
Vintage: 2008
Alcohol %: 14.0
Price: US$ 45.00
This crimson colored wine shows intriguing and subtle aromatics of eucalyptus, mint, saw dust, and red currant. The palate is medium bodied with velvety tannins and a refreshing acidity showcasing bright red berry fruit and a creamy lingering finish.

Go ahead and celebrate #Cabernetday & Tempranilloday!
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