Great Value 5 glasses
Great perfume, with wonderful fruit and stoniness underneath. Great acidity, too. Honey, apples, melon. Wonderful food wine.
Melon, white flowers, and mandarin peel aromas and flavors. Nice body.
Mourvedre, Grenache. Mineral and raspberry aromas to this dark wine. Frais de bois and raspberry flavors. Very nice, rich mouthfeel and a concentration of flavors in the midpalate. Chalky, stony finish.
Very attractive dark crimson color. Aromas of dark red fruit, coffee, spice, and earth. Coffee and tobacco were present on the palate, but there was also the taste of red cherry, blackberry, red pepper, and vanilla. The wine is full and smooth in the mouth. The finish is long and satisfying.
For the price I paid (5Euro) this was a decent purchase. Obviously not as complex as other Priorats, but with nine months in barrel this wine has some quality. Decent structure, nice earthiness and some dried fruit components.
Amazing nose on this wine. Big and floral with hints of ripe tropical fruit. Fairly round and rich on the palate. Very interesting wine.
External Reviews for Sumac Ridge Gewürztraminer Private Reserve
Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine (www.cgcw.com) in the September 2010 issue. Mixing blackberry fruit tones with light sniffs of old leather and the tightness of youth, this wine still gets it spot on in its aromas and delivers well in the mouth. It is supple to start in palatefeel, then progress to a firm, tannin-supported spine that demands a fair bit of patience in order for the wine to come out of its rough stance. With depth to spare and focus that is true-to-type, this Zin can be put away with confidence.Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine aging recommendation: Cellar for future drinking. Wine will improve with bottle aging.
Quarz Sauvignon DOC 2007 - Cantina Terlan: Quarz Sauvignon DOC 2007 - WeiÃwein von Cantina TerlanDieser fÃ¼llige Cantina Terlan ´Quarz´ Sauvignon Ã¼berrascht durch ein vielschichtiges Bouquet, welches von Aprikosen- und Holunderaromen sowie feinen AnklÃ¤ngen von Brennnesseln und einer leichten Holznote geprÃ¤gt ist. Ãähnlich komplex zeigt er sich auch im Geschmack, der in einem langen Finale ausklingt. Er ist ein idealer Begleiter zu Salaten und sommerlichen Gerichten.Weingut: Cantina TerlanLand: ItalienRegion: SÃ¼dtirolRebsorte: 100% Sauvignon BlancInhalt: 0,75 lAlkoholgehalt: 14,0 Vol. %Empfohlene Serviertemperatur: 8 - 12°CLagerfÃ¤higkeit: 4 - 6 Jahre ab Jahrgang WeiÃwein > Italien > SÃ¼dtirol
You can't go wrong with the German wines from the Wirsching estate. Truly a wine that will make you drool in happiness.
The inky/purple-colored 2007 Cotes du Rhone-Villages Rasteau Vieilles Vignes (100% Grenache from the blue clay sectors of Rasteau) is a dense, masculine effort offering oodles of fruit, high glycerin, and unbridled power. Forget this blockbuster for 2–3 years, and drink it over the following 15+.
Banana, pear and loads of pineapple characterize this fruity Greco that would pair well with most Mediterranean foods. The wine has a light, clean feel and ends with fresh citrus notes. It doesn’t have deep dimension, but it is easy-drinking and refreshing.
This Australian Shiraz has all the charms of an “Aussie Beauty!” With hints of black currants, blueberries and plum, its flavor is wonderful. Rich earthy tones, not typical of the Barossa Valley, make it even more of a gem. Medium finish that’s smooth on the palate –– a real charmer. Enjoy!
Right off the bat you can tell this is an Australian wine. Big, sweet nose with loads of licorice and black plum. The full-bodied wine is rich on the palate with ripe fruit and American oak. The finish is long and smooth. Will complement a grilled steak. Food pairing: red meats, spicy foods, Asian Flavor type: fruit-forward Body type: medium Finish:
Food Pairings for Sumac Ridge Gewürztraminer Private Reserve
<p>The Private Reserve 2007 is a white wine, made by Sumac Ridge. Its origin is Okanogan Valley in British Columbia, Canada. It is made from the Gewürztraminer grape and contains a variety of citrus spices. </p>
Dietary Information: Kosher, Organic
|Sugar: 5.00 g/l grams per liter|
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